Chicago, IL - Thursday October 27, 2022

Chicago, IL

Event Date
Thursday October 27, 2022

7:00 am - 5:30 pm

Available Credits

Up to 8 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
Up to 3 GBCI General Hour
Maggiano's Little Italy Chicago
516 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Registration Price

$65.00

Terms

JOIN US IN YOUR CITY • REGISTER BELOW • ATTENDANCE REPORTED ON A PER-PRESENTATION BASIS

Event Agenda

Thursday, October 27, 2022

7:00 am

8:00 am

Copper: Essential Element of Sustainable and Resilient Design
Presented By Larry Peters
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 GBCI General Hour

In this one-hour course, you will learn copper’s contribution to sustainability in the built environment. Leave the program with a better understanding of how copper enables our world to work more efficiently, it’s contribution to resilient construction and infrastructure, and responsible production.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Describe sustainable raw material production of Copper and Copper Alloys
  2. Discuss Copper’s direct contribution to building and infrastructure sustainability
  3. Explain how the natural properties of copper enable systems to operate at greatest efficiency
  4. Understand how and why Copper and Copper Alloy products are infinitely recyclable without degradation- after initial use, they come back as high-quality raw material stock
  5. Contrast Sustainability and Resilience while comprehending how Copper can contribute to systems that combine both
Copper Development Association

9:10 am

Introduction to Existing Building Retrofits
Sponsored By PROSOCO
Presented By Chris Tobias
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 GBCI General Hour

This program introduces building retrofits as a method to achieve green building standards by adapting existing structures. While a building retrofit may have several types of interventions, participants will learn how effective air sealing will improve overall occupant comfort, health, and safety.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Define building retrofits and identify goals of interventions.
  2. Illustrate how effective air sealing can help achieve goals of retrofit.
  3. Identify common sources of air leakage.
  4. Explain how to implement air sealing in a building retrofit.

10:20 am

Insulated Roof Decks
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

A discussion on the increasing adoption of insulated roof decks in the North American, including descriptions on what insulated metal roof decks entail, comparisons of insulated metal roof decks with more traditional systems, and design considerations for insulated metal roof decks.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Understand the concept of Insulated Roof Deck Technology and why they have been developed.
  2. Articulate the benefits of Insulated Roof Decks when compared to more traditional materials used in commercial low slope roofing.
  3. Outline the diaphragm sheer and non-diaphragm options for Insulated Roof Decks.
  4. Realize the proper design & application strategies for Insulated Roof Decks.
All Weather Insulated Panels

11:30 am

A Clean Slate: Hygienic Public Restroom Design with WELL v.2
Sponsored By World Dryer
Presented By Alyssa Romero
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)
1 GBCI General Hour

Now more than ever, public restrooms must be clean and comfortable for all users. However, exactly what that looks like has been up for debate. Join us in this one-hour course as we make the case for multi-stall public restrooms that address users’ concerns of privacy and hygiene through partitions, fixtures, hand dryers, and beyond.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify emerging trends in public restroom design and how multi-stall restrooms address users’ concerns of privacy and hygiene
  2. Evaluate partition materials and types to ensure public restroom stalls are designed to be safe, sustainable, and accessible for all users
  3. Illustrate how touchless restroom fixtures promote sanitation and water efficiency
  4. Demonstrate how warm air hand dryers equipped with HEPA filters can encourage proper hand hygiene and sustainability
World Dryer

12:30 pm

1:00 pm

Designing Functional Outdoor Living Space
Sponsored By Wolf Home Products
Presented By Jason Foura
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

Overview of the outdoor living space and materials used in outdoor living design. Material selection, care and design, will be discussed, and common misconceptions will be addressed.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Understand the evolution of the outdoor living market.
  2. Address trends and materials used in outdoor living spaces.
  3. Apply standard design principles and how they relate to outdoor living spaces.
  4. Identify and explain common misconceptions and safety issues in designing outdoor living spaces.
  5. Explain proper use and care of outdoor living spaces and how to avoid them for extended performance.
Wolf Home Products

2:10 pm

3:20 pm

Security Pass-Thru Combinations - Update
Presented By Wade Arnold
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

The course teaches about bullet resistant and secure pass thru windows and equipment to keep employees safe in hospitals, banks, pharmacies and all public domains. The course will instruct upon the varying levels of bullet resistant protection, anti-theft, various window tints, shades and security levels.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Define & clarify the types of bullet resistant protection levels
  2. Evaluate & recognize where and when to specify security windows and pass thru devices
  3. Specify correct products to support the design criteria
  4. Distinguish the differences of fire-rated applications along with added security measures and how they overlap
Specialty Fenestration Group

4:30 pm

 Polyiso - The Next Generation Air & Water Resistive Barrier
1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour(s)

This course is designed to provide an understanding of how better construction practices can increase building sustainability and longevity.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Understand how proper building envelope design can contribute to Building Longevity and Sustainability and how these concepts impact making building more energy efficient, as well as increasing indoor air quality and occupant comfort.
  2. Understand how aluminum faced polyiso continuous insulation can provide the Air and Water Resistive Barrier, in addition to providing thermal control, and be incorporated into an NFPA 285 Wall Assembly.
  3. Discuss the benefits obtained from incorporating polyiso continuous insulation in steel stud building envelope design to comply with building and energy codes.
  4. Identify the key properties of polyiso insulation and associated components that should be addressed when specifying and insulation system incorporating Air & Water Resistive Barrier functionality, for optimal energy performance and design efficiency.
Rmax, A Business Unit of the Sika Corporation
COVID-19 Protocols

Just like you, we are excited for the opportunity to resume live events. That being said, the health and safety of our attendees and presenters is our prime concern so, in addition to specific venue infection prevention procedures, we are doing the following:

  • Requiring that any presenter or attendee with any COVID-19 symptoms not attend the event (full refunds given, no matter how late the notice)
  • Working with venues to allow for social distancing while seated at the event
  • Providing hand sanitizer at the entrance to the presentation space
  • Following best practices for food distribution at the event
  • Monitoring and following local guidelines/mandates for infection prevention

State CE Requirements

Illinois CE Requirements

Illinois Dept. of Financial and Professional Regulation
(217) 785-0820
Renewal Cycle: 
Biennial (even years)
Total Hours Required: 
24
Detailed Hours Required: 
16 HSW
Renewal Deadline: 
November 30th, even years