Meeting/Event Information

May 2019 Dinner Meeting



President's & Life Member Appreciation Night

Free Admission for all Chapter Past Presidents and Life Members

ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer & Society Treasurer - Chuck Gulledge III, PE, HBDP, LEED AP

Design Build & Integrated Building Design

Thank you to our sponsors:

Triple Threat: 1 Available!

Food Tray: 1 Available!

Beer/Wine Raffle: 1 Available!

Vendor Table: 3 Available!


Order of Events:

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Tech Session

5:45 PM to 6:45 PM - Registration, Networking & Cocktail Hour

6:45 PM to 7:15 PM - Dinner

7:15 PM to 8:30 PM - Dinner Session


Tech Session:


Tech Session Duration: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Tech Session Location: Berlin Room

Tech Session Description:

Built solutions rely on numerous participants to plan, design, construct, operate, and maintain.  This program takes a whimsical look at real world traps that can/do occur and offers a lessons learned perspective on how to mitigate/avoid recurrence.  Content covers the following topics:

  • The Design Disconnect
  • The Construction Disconnect
  • The O&M Disconnect


Dinner Presentation:

Integrated Building Design

Dinner Session Duration: 7:15 PM to 8:30 PM

Dinner Session Location: Cromwell Room

Dinner Presentation Description: 

The quest of successfully providing a truly integrated building design (IBD) continues to challenge our industry and the built world.  This program looks at these challenges, identifies barriers to success, and explores solutions to promote and achieve holistic IBD.  Content covers the following topics:

  • What is IBD?
  • Project delivery techniques
  • Design team structures
  • Design discipline cross-links and coordination
  • Hidden barriers
  • How do we make IBD work?


Tech & Dinner Sessions Speaker: 

Charles E. Gulledge III, PE, HBDP, LEED AP is the 2018-2019 ASHRAE Treasurer, serving on the Executive Committee and the Board of Directors.  As the Society Treasurer, he currently chairs the Finance Committee.  He is a former ASHRAE Vice President and Director-at-Large.  Gulledge has served as past Chair of the Development Committee, ASHRAE 2011 Energy Modeling Conference, Chapter Technology Transfer Committee, and Technical Committee 7.1:  Integrated Building Design.  He has served as member of the Handbook Committee, CTTC-RVC for Region IV, President of the North Piedmont Chapter, and as the ASHRAE Liaison to the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI).  Gulledge has received the Exceptional Service Award, Distinguished Service Award, Regional Award of Merit, Chapter Service Award, and the Dan Mills Technical Award.

In his role as the liaison to CSI, Mr. Gulledge was intimately involved in the overhaul of the MasterFormat 2004 (MF04) specification organization structure.  He was a MasterFormat Accredited Instructor for CSI.

Mr. Gulledge has presented multiple presentations on the Integrated Design Topic as an ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer and an ASHRAE Learning Institute (ALI) Instructor.  He has provided outsourced ALI instruction to organizations such as the New York City Transit Authority and NAVFAC.  Additionally, he participated as a speaker for the ASHRAE Satellite Broadcast on Integrated Building Design.

Mr. Gulledge is a Senior Mechanical Engineer with the design/build firm of Environmental Air Systems, LLC in High Point, NC.  He has over 34 years of experience in the HVAC industry.  A licensed professional engineer in the states of North Carolina, Georgia, Kentucky, South Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama; he received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina State University.


Dinner Menu:

Starter 1: Caesar Salad

Starter 2: Butternut Squash & Apple Soup

Entrée 1: Shrimp Scampi

Entrée 2: Baby Spinach, Roasted Red Peppers & Asiago Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast


To avoid a $10 late fee, please register by 5/8/2019.



$40.00 Connecticut ASHRAE Member Ticket
$50.00 after 6:00 pm May 9

$50.00 Nonmember (Guest)
$60.00 after 6:00 pm May 9

$10.00 Student Nonmember Ticket
$15.00 after 6:00 pm May 9

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