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PHRC Conferences

PHRC Housing Conference

The 27th Annual PHRC Housing Conference will take place on March 13-14, 2019 in State College, Pennsylvania at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center. 

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 may include Construction & Management, High Performance Homes, Design & Technology, Land Development, and PCCA Symposium Central. Save the date for the 28th PHRC Housing Conference on March 4-6, 2020!

Residential Building Design and Construction Conference

The 5th RBDCC will take place on March 4-6, 2020 in State College, Pennsylvania at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in conjunction with the 28th Annual PHRC Housing Conference.

This biennial conference provides a forum to discuss the state-of-the-art findings, innovations, and projects related to residential buildings. Conference presentations are based on submitted abstracts and peer reviewed papers.



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