Web-Series Event for the Northeast

Web-Series Event for the Northeast

Event Dates

Monday, August 9 | Tuesday, August 10 | Wednesday, August 11

Available Credits

6 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
2 GBCI General Hour

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NORTHEAST REGION INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STATES: MA, PA, NH, ME, VT, RI, CT, DE, & MD

Event Agenda

Monday, August 9, 2021

Monday, August 9, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

Materials, Technology, and Innovative Trends in Casework Systems
Sponsored By Case Systems
Presented By Michael Cline
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 GBCI General Hour

In this one-hour course, the design professional will gain an understanding of how manufactured casework has evolved over the years. Recent developments in casework that will explained include innovation in materials, concepts and how new manufacturing methods offer advantages.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Define areas that need to be included when specifying casework, including edge, core, and hardware and explain how the proper detailing can lead to a successful project that is aesthetically pleasing and maintains the welfare of building occupants.
  2. Identify current trends and code considerations when specifying laminate casework and how adhering to safety standards will produce a project that is durable and environmentally conscious.
  3. Compare and contrast different core materials and what unique characteristics they each have regarding the safety of building occupants.
  4. Discuss how Division 6 and Division 12 specifications impact your casework project.

Monday, August 9, 2021 | 2:00 pm Central

Protective Treatments for Masonry and Concrete
Sponsored By PROSOCO
Presented By Jake Boyer
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

An overview of the effects of water on masonry architecture. Types of masonry water repellents are compared and contrasted. Application methods are discussed. The program ends with a look at treatments for protecting masonry against non-water threats such as oil and graffiti.

Learning Objectives:
  1. List six ways water penetration harms masonry.
  2. Identify the two main types of protective treatments.
  3. Research and select appropriate protective treatments.
  4. Describe the general application procedures for protective treatments.
Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

The Design Advantages of Composite Roofing Solutions
Sponsored By DaVinci Roofscapes
Presented By Scott Morris
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

In this one-hour course, design professionals will take an in-depth look at the sustainable, and versatile attributes of composite roofing solutions. The advantages of composite roofing systems will be examined, including long life-cycle, durability, and its ability to be specified in a wide array of applications and environments.

Learning Objectives:
  1. List the green features of virgin-engineered polymer composite roofing materials
  2. State the design and architectural benefits of specifying a composite roofing solution including product integrity, versatility, and aesthetics
  3. Compare the advantages and disadvantages of traditional roofing materials versus synthetic products
  4. Discuss the durability and long life-cycle of composite roofing materials including the various testing methods and approvals related to roofing materials

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 | 2:00 pm Central

Improving the Performance of Finished Concrete Flooring
Sponsored By PROSOCO
Presented By Nick Savage
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 GBCI General Hour

This overview of concrete floor basics shows participants how to get the most from finished concrete floors. Along the way, it discusses levels of finished concrete flooring not commonly known. The program shows how to protect and maintain finished concrete flooring.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Compare the waste generation characteristics of lithium-silicate hardner/densifiers to older potassium and sodium-silicate hardeners/desifiers.
  2. Estimate the expected service life of a finished concrete floor and rate it for sustainability on a scale of "good-fair-poor."
  3. List two ways finished concrete floors "perform" that contribute to sustainability
  4. Explain how regular maintenance contributes to sustainability of polished concrete floors.
Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 | 1:00 pm Central

Sponsored By Wolf Home Products
Presented By Jason Foura
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

A study of the US cabinet market and cabinet construction methods including substrates, composition, hardware, and finishes

Learning Objectives:
  1. Understand the categories that go in to making up the domestic kitchen cabinet market
  2. Identify and compare various substrates and composition of kitchen cabinets
  3. Examine the features and benefits of various finish options for kitchen cabinets
  4. Define and compare framed and frameless cabinets, as well as factory built versus assembled cabinets
  5. Discuss available and new hardware options
Wolf Home Products

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 | 2:00 pm Central

Concrete Tile Roofing: The World's Most Sustainable and Energy Efficient Roof System
Sponsored By Eagle Roofing
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 GBCI General Hour

In this one hour course, we will take an in-depth look at the sustainability and energy efficient attirbutes of concrete tile roofing, including the near zero-waste manufacturing process, life-cycle cost and performance versus temporary asphalt shingle roofing as well as the installation process which enhances the inherent thermal mas

Learning Objectives:
  1. Discuss how the versatility of concrete tile roofing combined with its durability makes it one of the most sustainable roofing products available
  2. Consider the value of products composed of a small number of raw materials that are sustainable, including some recycled materials
  3. Review the near zero waste manufacturing process of concrete roof tiles from the introduction of raw materials to the finished product
  4. Compare and contrast an installation method that exploits the air permeable characteristics of concrete tile roofs versus other temporary roofing materials
  5. Identify key performance characteristics of concrete tile roofing including wind and hail resistance
  6. Analyze the longevity, durability, and overall life cycle cost analysis of concrete roof tile compared to asphalt shingles, wood shakes, slate and metal
  7. Confidently specify concrete tile roofing as an alternative to slate, metal , wood shakes and temporary asphalt shingles
Eagle Roofing

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