Sustainable and High Performance Building Enclosures

Washington D.C.

calendar_month March 20, 2024
location_on Join us at the Washington Plaza Hotel

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Themes we'll explore:

  • Advancing Facade Delivery
  • Algorithmic Informed Facade Design
  • Calculating Embodied Carbon in Facade Construction
  • Contractor Implementation of Sustainable Practices
  • Varied Facade Typologies for Mixed-Use Developments


Jason Wright


Hickok Cole

Tom Corrado

Associate Principal

Hickok Cole

Featured Speakers

Thilo Wilhelmsen

Manager | Building Envelope

DPR Construction

Janki Bhatia

Project Architect


Andrew Graham

Senior Architect


Paul Totten

Building Enclosures Practice Leader


P. Christian Bailey


Morris Adjmi

Molly Raglani

Vice President

Clark Construction

Jeffrey Kerr

Building Technology Division Head


Dongyeop Lee

Co-Leader of Computational Design


Isaiah Walston

Director of Sustainability


Diana Darling

CEO & Creative Director

The Architect’s Newspaper


What to Expect at Facades+

The Premier Conference for High-Performance Building Enclosures brings the AEC Community together to discuss all things facades, from technical innovations, new materials, and designs that push the envelope. Be inspired by presentations and discussion by world-class architects and engineers.


Attend a day of presentations and panels examining the fast-paced evolution of facade technology.

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Expo Hall

Visit and network with our exhibitors and your fellow attendees at the Methods+Materials Gallery

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All Day Networking

Join us for peer-learning and networking opportunities to keep you at the forefront of practice.

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Join us for peer-learning and networking opportunities
to keep you at the forefront of practice.



Super Early Bird


  • All Day Access to Symposium
  • Methods+Materials Expo
  • Peer Networking
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Coffee and Snacks
  • 6 HSW CEUS

⚠️ Ends February 8

General Admission


  • All Day Access to Symposium
  • Methods+Materials Expo
  • Peer Networking
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Coffee and Snacks
  • 6 HSW CEUS


  • All Day Access to Symposium
  • Methods+Materials Expo Gallery
  • Peer Networking
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Coffee and Snacks

Ticket for Non-Exhibiting Building Product Reps Only



  • All Day Access to Symposium
  • Methods+Materials Expo
  • Peer Networking
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Coffee and Snacks

Students w/ valid ID only

Expo Pass


  • Limited Access to the Methods and Materials Expo
  • Meet with Exhibiting Vendors
  • Networking with AEC Professionals

AEC Professionals Only

* Valid only from 1:30-4:00 PM



This year’s Facades+ LA event was impressive. It was a gathering of people seeking knowledge about the integration of environmental excellence in our industry and the work we need to do. Congratulations on the Facades + team and their efforts at putting together an amazing event.

Bill Zahner CEO

Facades+ LA has been an invaluable platform fostering a network of facade and sustainability-minded professionals, offering unparalleled insights and strategies that elevate our collective commitment to environmentally-conscious and inspiring building envelopes.

Andrea Zani Building Physics and Sustainability Leader
Permasteelisa North America

Facades + NYC was a great day filled with engaging discussions and presentations. The keynote on carbon reduction and regenerative design was insightful and a wake-up-call to the architecture profession on the environmental and social impact of our work. Facades+ delivers transformative ideas for the profession.

Darin C. Cook, AIA Partner
Pelli Clarke & Partners

Facades + is an essential annual forum for anyone interested in elevating design and Architecture.

Craig Copeland, FAIA Partner
Pelli Clarke & Partners

Facades+ is a great event and the presentations are always very informative. This is my second year attending and I learned something meaningful on both occasions.

Idaliza Camacho, AIA Project Leader

Facades+ continues to be the premier event for architects with interesting product showcases and well curated lectures by leaders in the industry!

Patrick Chopson Co-Founder

The FACADES+ conference offers architectural participants at all levels of experience great opportunities. Recent graduates learn from experts and develop a basic understanding of facade issues to share with their colleagues. Seasoned professionals contribute to the development of a richer facade design vocabulary within the profession.

Jane Weinzapfel, FAIA Founding Principal
Leers Weinzapfel Associates (Boston)

Over the past 12 years, Facades+ has evolved into a vital voice within the facades industry. Facades+ continues to provide a much needed forum for facade geeks and created a vibrant community we so desperately needed.

Bradford J. Prestbo, FAIA Director (Boston)
Studio NYL


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Washington Plaza Hotel
10 Thomas Circle, NW
Washington, DC 20005

Room Rate: $339. + tax.

⚠️ Cutoff Date: Mar. 1, 2024.

Underground parking: $20 per day (max10 hours), paid to garage.
Overnight: $43 + tax.

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