Author and motivational speaker Mark Matteson will deliver keynote address.

The Radiant Panel Association will hold its annual “Building Radiant” conference and trade show May 5-8 in Reno, Nev., at the Peppermill Hotel and Casino.

Author and motivational speakerMark Mattesonwill deliver the keynote address on May 6. The event will also include an RPA business meeting, radiant and business classes, panel discussions on alternative energy sources and a trade show.

PM Hydronics EditorJohn Siegenthaler, P.E., will lead the Radiant Precision class May 5 and engineerBill Shady, P.E., will discuss Radiant Architecture May 6. Panels of industry experts will discuss geothermal systems (May 6) and solar thermal systems (May 7).

Education track sessions highlight the final two days of the convention with subjects like “Thriving in Tough Times,” “Radiant in Low Energy Buildings,” “Insurance & Legal” and “Radiant Cooling.”

A golf outing to raise money for the RPA Scholarship Fund will also be held.

For more information, call 800/660-7187 or