Why Attend WREF 2012?

Now in its 41st year, the ASES National Solar Conference is the longest-running educational event for solar energy professionals in North America. In its international form, the WREF 2012 program will be developed by solar energy experts from around the world, covering technology, buildings, policy, professional education, workforce development and consumer education.

Professional Education

Many sessions offer continuing education credits for architects, installers, engineers and teachers. There is no better way to continue your professional education in renewable energy than at WREF 2012!


Build your own global network. Meet colleagues from around the world. Receptions, social events, breaks and sessions all afford ample opportunity to extend your network of professional and personal contacts. Meet new friends and reconnect with old ones at WREF 2012!

Career Development

Learn about emerging trends, cutting-edge technology and opportunities to help shape the new energy economy. Meet business, education and technology leaders from across the broad spectrum of solar energy professions. Make invaluable contacts for your career development.

Business Development

Find new customers, develop existing markets and grow your business by attending WREF 2012! who’ve attended past National Solar Conferences report, pays for itself in terms of business and career development!