Ian Shapiro - Principal, Taitem Engineering

Ian founded Taitem Engineering, Ithaca, NY, in 1989. He is the co-author of the books Green Building Illustrated (2014) and Energy Audits and Improvements for Commercial Buildings (2016), both published by Wiley. Green Building Illustrated has been translated into several languages, and the second edition is due out in the fall of 2020. He has been a visiting lecturer at Cornell University, Tompkins Cortland Community College, and Syracuse University. He holds an undergraduate degree from McGill University, and an M.S. from Columbia University, both in mechanical engineering. Ian is a licensed engineer in the states of New York, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania. In his spare time, Ian enjoys to spend time with family and friends, write poetry, and play soccer and basketball.

Ian Shapiro teaches:

Scalable Multifamily Retrofits: Case Studies from Energiesprong & Two US Practitioners

The session will provide an introduction to standardized retrofits for multifamily housing, an overview of the best practices in Europe, and the practical implementation in the US market.