4 CEUs


In-depth dialog with leading architects, fabricators, developers and engineers

Facades+ workshops feature an intimate class size and hands-on learning to create an environment conductive to innovation and creative problem-solving. Learn crucial skills & tools to advance your practice.

Workshop Schedule

  • 1:15p, Afternoon Workshops Begin
  • 3:00p, Networking and Refreshment Break
  • 5:00p, Workshops End

Pick a Morning and Afternoon Session to Best Match your Interests and earn up to 8 AIA CEUS.

Meals are included for this full day of learning with the AEC Industry’s Best.

Sessions (Choose one from the following)


A. Materials, Systems & Applications

Sessions bring together leading manufacturers who are driving materials and design research. This session will offer three 1-hr deep-dives into the material, applications, and product innovations from a select group of our Methods+Materials Exhibitors.

B. Understanding the Value of Performance Testing of the Exterior Envelope of the Building

UL’s building science team is comprised of a dynamic and experienced team of highly specialized professionals, with thought leadership and global Centers of Excellence based out of the Chicago, Montreal and Toronto headquarters. Our team is made up of engineers, architects, technologists and specialists in building science, offering a wide range of building science services, including building envelope and fire testing services, building forensic services and building system commissioning services for architects, building owners, manufacturers and others in the built environment markets.

C. Repairing and Restoring Chicago’s Facades

Instructor: Anthony Cinnamon, WJE
Instructor: Joshua Freedland, WJE
Instructor: Edward A. Gerns, WJE
Instructor: Sarah K. Van Domelon, WJE

Workshop Description »

D.Ongoing Advancements in Glass