DAY 2 – 8 CEUs

WORKSHOPS – AIA 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.

Schedule for November 15th

  • 8:00-9:00am – Check-in & Coffee
  • 9:00am – Morning Workshops Begin Promptly
  • 11am – Networking & Refreshment Break
  • 11:30am – Morning Workshops Resumes
  • 12:30pm – Complimentary Networking Lunch
  • 1:15pm – Afternoon Workshops Begin
  • 3:15pm – Networking and Refreshment Break
  • 3:35pm – Afternoon Workshops Continue
  • 5:00pm – Workshops End

Pick a Morning and Afternoon Workshop 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.

Morning Workshop (Choose one from A-D)

Earn 4 CEUs

A. Designing Sustainable Building Envelopes by Thinking Outside the Box

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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.

1. Understanding Perimeter Fire Barrier Systems in the Modern Age: Maintaining Integrity in Today’s Complex Designs

Instructor: Eric Lacroix, STI Firestop

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2. Prefabricated Ornamental Railings

Instructor: Kevin Harris, AGS Stainless

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3. Benefits & Applications of Photocatalytic Ceramic Tiles

Instructor: Thomas Richardson, Agrob Butchal

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B. Deep Dive: Developing a new Standard Masonry Unit With Integrated Structural System

Instructor: Brock DeSmit, Belzberg Arcitects
Instructor: Jessica Hong, Belzberg Arcitects
Instructor: Becher Eli Neme, Neme Design Studio, USA
Instructor: Hugo Balderas, Grupo Anima, Mexico

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C. Strategies for Adaptive Reuse: From Deterioration to Inspiration

Instructor: Peter Rindelaub, Omgivning
Instructor: Reuben Lombardo, Spectra Company
Instructor: Dick Gee, Spectra Company
Instructor: Michelle Sandoval, WJE

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D. Glass and Glazing Failures: And How to Present Them

Instructor: Brian Hubbs, RDH
Instructor: Eric Guetter, RDH
Instructor: Colin Shane, RDH

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Afternoon Workshop (Choose one from E-H)

Earn 4 CEUs

E. Designing Sustainable Building Envelopes by Thinking Outside the Box

POWERED BY

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.

1. Stunning Facades with Sintered Stone

Instructor: Mario Ramirez, Neolith

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2. When to Use Storefront or Curtain Wall

Instructor: Ashley Clark, Kawneer

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3. Large Format Porcelain Slabs: a revolutionary product in the Architectural world

Instructor: Piergiorgio Mazzetta, Crossville

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F. Built Environment Redux: The Return of the Architect “Master Builder”

Instructor: Anthony Birchler, Zahner
Instructor: Paul Martin, Zahner
Instructor: Sanjeev Tankha: Walter P Moore

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G. Transitions Detailing Workshop: Where Systems Meet

Instructor: Chris O’Hara, Studio NYL
Instructor: Stan Su, Morphosis
Instructor: Brad Prestbo, Sasaki
Instructor: Will Babbington, Studio NYL

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H. Seismic Retrofitting of Contemporary & Historic Structures

Instructor: Patti Harburg-Petrich, BuroHappold
Instructor: John Ivanoff, BuroHappold
Instructor: David Pakshong, Gensler
Instructor: Bart Shively, Matt Construction
Instructor: John Fidler, John Fidler Preservation Technologies

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