Conference session

Wednesday Schedule

The first day of the conference, Wednesday, March 14, will focus on topics related to design, construction, and codes. Learn about innovative technologies and get an update on the latest technical and regulatory issues facing the housing industry. This conference brings together all sectors of the housing industry including builders, design professionals, remodelers, code officials, educators, factory-built housing manufacturers, and product manufacturers. Continuing education available.

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Lynn Fisher of the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) will be giving the keynote presentation on housing market trends. Stay tuned for her keynote title!


Day 1 conference sessions will feature three concurrent tracks: Design, Construction, and Codes. Below is a draft agenda.

PHRC Housing Conference Day 1



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