Washington DC

THE PREMIER CONFERENCE ON HIGH-PERFORMANCE BUILDING ENCLOSURES


February 20

Washington Plaza Hotel

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The program includes three sessions covering issues unique to the region, including innovative building skins, high performance facades, and the future face of Washington DC. 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 AIA CEUs

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

Symposium Agenda

7:30 – 8:30am

Check-in & Breakfast | Methods+Materials Gallery

8:30 – 8:40am

Welcome

  • Diana Darling

    Publisher

    The Architect’s Newspaper

  • Elba Morales

    Associate Principal

    Hickok Cole

    CO-CHAIR
8:40 – 9:40am

Curved and Pleated: Advanced Applications of Glass

  • Bryan Chun

    Senior Associate

    Hickok Cole

9:40 – 10:00am

Networking Break | Methods and Materials Gallery

10:00 – 11:00am

Placemaking and Monumentality: Opaque Facade Strategies

  • Garrick Ambrose

    Senior Associate

    Steven Holl Architects

  • Michael Trudeau

    Director

    Thomas Phifer and Partners

11:00 – 11:20am

Networking Break | Methods and Materials Gallery

11:20am – 12:20pm

High Performance Facades and Materials Research

  • Erik Olsen

    Managing Partner

    Transsolar

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
  1. 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

Travel

FORUM & HOTEL LOCATION
Washington Plaza Hotel
10 Thomas Circle NW
Washington, DC 20005
(800) 424-1140

Single rate for the night of 2/19/20: $149 plus tax & incidentals.
Double rate for the night of 2/19/20: $179 plus tax & incidentals.
Cutoff date for special rate: Monday, January 20, 2020.

Reserve online or call 800-424-1140 and reference the Architects Newspaper Meeting to receive the special rate.

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