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PHRC Conference Week

PHRC Housing Conference

The 26th Annual PHRC Housing Conference will take place on February 28 and March 1, 2018 in State College, PA.

This two-day event provides information and updates on issues of interest to the residential construction industry. Invited speakers present on a wide-range of topics about regulation and best practices in the industry. Focused tracks include Construction & Management, High Performance Homes, Design & Technology, Land Development, and PCCA Symposium Central.

Residential Building Design and Construction Conference

The 4th RBDCC will take place on February 28 and March 1, 2018 in State College, PA with a special mix and mingle event, Research & Education Night on February 27.

This event provides a forum to discuss the latest findings, innovations, and projects related to residential buildings. Conference presentations are based on submitted abstracts and peer reviewed papers. The RBDCC is held every other year (even years).



The Pennsylvania Housing Research Center serves the home building industry and the residents of Pennsylvania by improving the quality and affordability of housing.

We conduct applied research, foster the development and commercialization of innovative technologies, and transfer appropriate technologies to the housing community.

Pennsylvania Housing Research Center

219 Sackett Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-2341

Fax: 814-863-7304