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ACEEE Calls for Presentations for 2023 Hot Water and Hot Air Forums

Oct. 24, 2022
Abstracts need to be submitted by Oct. 31st.
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The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) is accepting presentation ideas for the 2023 Hot Water and Hot Air Forums for one more week. Presenting at this two-part event offers a unique opportunity to connect with other industry leaders on the latest developments in decarbonizing space and water heating. 

Presentation ideas (abstracts) need to be submitted by October 31. Submissions will be evaluated by steering committee members and members of the ACEEE buildings program team. Decision notifications will be sent by mid-December. 

2023 Tracks

Equity and Workforce Development

  • Energy Equity and Environmental Justice
  • Workforce Advancement and Upskilling

System Design

  • System Design Strategies
  • Modeling, Simulations, and Equipment Sizing
  • Safety Considerations

Policies & Programs

  • Decarbonization and Electrification
  • Impact of Federal/State/Local Policies ​​​​​
  • Energy Codes and Equipment Standards
  • Utility Program Design    


  • Water Heating 
  • Space Heating
  • Intersection of Space and Water Heating

ACEEE welcomes submissions on a variety of topics and technologies, including commercial, multifamily, residential, existing buildings; new construction; grid-integrated controls; heat pumps; dual fuel, natural gas advances; and more.

A diverse group of experts will participate in the Hot Water Forum (HWF) and Hot Air Forum (HAF), including equipment and component manufacturers; water, gas, and electric utility professionals; local, state, and federal agency personnel; energy efficiency program planners, operators, and evaluators; plumbers and installers; policymakers; NGOs; engineers; and consultants.

The ACEEE's Shameless Commerce event is an opportunity for participants to pitch new products, technologies, and systems in a rapid-fire format.

Those interested in learning about supporting the 2023 HWF and HAF through a sponsorship may contact Charlie Herron. For more information visit the 2023 HWF and HAF web page. For any questions, contact the ACEEE conferences team.

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