Joseph Deringer, AIA, LEED® AP
Joseph Deringer is Executive Director of the Institute for the Sustainable Performance of Buildings (SuPerB). Mr. Deringer has over 35 years’ experience in the design, analysis and simulation of sustainable, energy-efficient buildings worldwide. His work has focused especially on energy codes, design assistance, training and the development of interactive online design and training tools. He has over 20 years’ involvement in developing energy codes for buildings, and has helped 7 countries develop 1st generation energy codes. Mr. Deringer has served on ASHRAE’s Standard 90.1 committee for 15 years and chaired its envelope subcommittee for 10 years. He is also active as international energy and environmental consultant to the World Bank, UNDP, and USAID, consulting on projects in over a dozen countries in Southeast Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America, the Middle East, and Eastern Europe. He is a member of IBPSA-USA, AIA, IES, ASHRAE, and USGBC.