American Solar Energy Society
SOLAR 2017 is the American Solar Energy Society's (ASES) 46th annual National Solar Conference. It will be held at the University of Colorado, Denver, October 9-12, 2017, and it will include a unique set of technical and non-technical sessions, plenaries, fast-paced switch~ presentation, networking parties, tours, workshops, public solar displays, and events for emerging professionals. SOLAR 2017 will be held in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Energy's 2017 Solar Decathlon in Denver. The Decathlon challenges collegiate teams to design and build solar-powered homes that push the limits of innovation: the winning team is the one that performs best in ten designated areas of design excellence, smart energy production, market appeal, and energy and water efficiency. The Decathlon and related events will take place October 5-15.