Sustainable and High Performance Building Enclosures


calendar_monthApril 19, 2024
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Themes we'll explore:

  • High-Performance Enclosure Technologies
  • Facades and Energy Performance: Challenges and Solutions
  • Advancing Sustainable Practices and Embodied Carbon in Construction
  • Build Better: Advancing Facade Technology

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David M Powell



Feature Speakers

Z Smith



Patrick Loughran


Goettsch Partners

Dominyka Voelkle



Vladimir Andrejevic


Goettsch Partners

Diana Hun

Group Leader for Building Envelope Materials Research

Oak Ridge National Laboratories

Scott Brown

Mass Timber SME

DPR Construction

Hugh Lowry

Strategic Account Manager – Solar Facades


John Viise

Managing Principal


Anne Marie Duvall Decker


Duvall Decker

Ripley Bickerstaff

Director of Business Development

Hoar Construction

Laura Hollier

AIA, LEED Green Associate



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.

Expo Hall

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

All Day Networking

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

Save Your Seat Today!

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



Early Bird


Ends 3/22/24

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


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


Ticket for Non-Exhibiting Building Product Reps Only

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


Students w/ valid ID only

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


AEC Professionals Only

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

* Valid only from 1:30-4:30 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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Westin Nashville
807 Clark Place
Nashville, TN 37203

Single & Double Occupancy Rate: $289.00 USD plus tax & incidentals.

⚠️ Special sleeping rates end on March. 22, 2024.

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Day of event: Discounted $10 + tax for all day
Venue will provide stickers
Overnight: $55.00 (plus tax).

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