Charlotte

THE PREMIER CONFERENCE ON HIGH-PERFORMANCE BUILDING ENCLOSURES


April 28

at the NASCAR Hall of Fame

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Join Us in Charlotte

The program includes three sessions covering issues unique to the region, including innovative building skins, high performance facades, and the future face of Charlotte. These well-rounded, expert dialogues will inform and inspire.

The Facades+ conference series is a robust dialogue encompassing all things building skin—bridging the profession, industry, academia, operations, and ownership. We’ve distilled the best of the Facades+ 2-day event into a quick-take morning forum with a strong local flair.

Earn up to 5 AIA HSWs

Remain registered to practice with continuing education credits

Attendees Include

  • AIA Members
  • Architects
  • Architecture Students and Faculty
  • Building Envelope Specialists
  • Construction Professionals
  • Developers
  • Engineers
  • Manufacturers
  • Materials Specialists

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Symposium Agenda

4 AIA HSW CEUs

7:30 – 8:30am

Check-in & Breakfast | Methods+Materials Gallery

8:30 – 8:40am

Welcome

  • Diana Darling

    Publisher

    The Architect’s Newspaper

8:40 – 9:40am

Institutional Institutional Facades: Designs for User Experience

From airports to hospitals, this panel will dive into large-scale projects led by Charlotte-based architects and facade consultants both regionally and nationally. Case studies for the panel include Perkins & Will’s ongoing expansion of the Charlotte Douglas International Airport and Walter P Moore’s expertise in healthcare facade engineering. Moderator: David Crabtree

  • Daniel Brindisi

    Senior Project Associate

    Perkins & Will

  • Noah Burwell

    Senior Associate

    Walter P Moore

  • Gary Beal

    Principal

    CDesign

9:40 – 10:00am

Networking Break | Methods and Materials Gallery

10:00 – 11:00am

Timber Southeast Timber: What are the Region's Next Steps?

The use of mass timber is proliferating across North America; regions such as the Pacific Northwest and Ontario are leading the way in both complexity and scale. However, the American Southeast, home to Southern Yellow Pine, could be a leading player in this growing sector. This panel will examine the potential for timber construction in the region and current roadblocks to its implementation. Moderator: David Crabtree

  • Thomas Corrado

    Senior Associate

    Hickok Cole

  • Graham Montgomery

    Technical Director

    Swinerton

11:00 – 11:20am

Networking Break | Methods and Materials Gallery

11:20am – 12:20pm

Residential Residential Facades: Design and Construction in North Carolina

The design and construction of single-family residential properties, although conducted at a small scale, is a complex task conducted within relatively tight budget constraints. This panel with bring together two North Carolina firms, Tonic Design + Construction and Cluck Design Collaborative, in a robust discussion of material choice and project delivery. Projects to be presented include Tonic’s collaboration with Brooks + Scarpa on the STEEPLEchase house and Cluck’s GreyFriars Residence, the latter of which received the 2019 AIA North Carolina Merit Award. Moderator: David Crabtree

  • Katherine Hogan

    Partner

    Tonic Design + Tonic Construction

  • Vincent Petrarca

    Partner

    Tonic Design + Tonic Construction

  • Kevin Kennedy

    Founding Partner

    Cluck Design Collaborative

12:20 – 12:30pm

Closing Remarks

By Diana Darling

1:00 – 4:00pm
POWERED BY

Designing sustainable building envelopes by thinking outside the box

As the built environment becomes more complex, so too are the systems are used to create them. During this afternoon’s topics we will learn from industry experts on how these systems can contribute to a sustainable building envelope, such as firestop systems that ensure occupant’s safety, self-cleaning facade panels and smart tinting glass technologies to ensure occupant comfort.

Earn AIA CEUs
  • Understanding Perimeter Fire Barrier Systems in the Modern Age: Maintaining Integrity in Today’s Complex Backpan Designs

    Workshop Description »

    • Eric Lacroix

      Director of Strategic Accounts

      STI Firestop

Pricing

Facades+AM Symposium

  • Professional Rate

    99

Student

  • Student

    25

Symposium + Lunch & Learn

  • Combo

    135

Lunch & Learn

  • Lunch & Learn

    40

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Travel

FORUM & HOTEL LOCATION
NASCAR Hall of Fame
400 East Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Charlotte , NC 28202
(704)654-4400
HOTEL LOCATION
Hampton Inn Charlotte Uptown
530 East Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28202
704-887-4082

Single Rate: $189 plus tax & incidentals.

Cutoff date for the special rate is April 3rd, 2020.

Reserve online with Group Code FAC or call 800-426-7866 and identify yourself as part of The Architects Newspaper group to benefit from the special rate.

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Sponsors

Over twenty companies from cladding, glazing, framing + facade systems, to advanced materials and service sectors will be on hand to field questions and demo products for all of your project needs.

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SPONSORSHIP/EXHIBIT

Diana Darling
ddarling@archpaper.com
212-966-0630 ex. 11

EVENT LOGISTICS

Susan Kramer
skramer@archpaper.com 212-966-0630 ex. 14

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Matthew Marani
mmarani@archpaper.com
212-966-0630 ext. 25