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Atlanta, GA CE Academy

CE Academy, Inc.

Thursday, November 7, 2013 from 7:45 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)

Atlanta, GA  CE Academy

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Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Full Day - Lunch Included Ended $25.00 $1.62
Morning Session - No Lunch Ended $15.00 $1.37
Afternoon Session - No Lunch Ended $15.00 $1.37

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Event Details

Atlanta, GA                                "Continuing Education & Networking Event"
November 7, 2013

Credits Awarded:
7 AIA HSW CE Hours
1 ADA Hour | Accessibility/ADA/Barrier-Free
2 GBCI CMP Credit Hours for LEED Professionals

"Gift Card Drawings at Conclusion of Event" - Sponsored by Ron Blank & Associates, Inc.


7:45 AM     Registration Begins
                   Bagels and Coffee served.

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Updated Course - Steep Sloped Premium Stone Coated Metal Roofing Systems - July 2013
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: IMU07E
AIA Provider: InfoSpec
Sponsor: Metals USA
Presenter:  Aaron Leland
Course description:
This course will better inform the designer on how to properly specify stone coated metal
roofing system. Through a thorough review of installation procedures, cost breakdown and
system benefits to any project, the design professional attending this educational presentation
will be able to knowledgably specify a stone coated metal roofing system into their next project.
Learning Objectives:
1. Define stone coated metal.
2. Depict how stone coated metal roofing is manufactured.
3. Explain the benefits of stone coated metal roofing.
4. Describe the installation methods for stone coated metal roofing systems.
5. Discuss how specifying stone coated metal roofing systems may contribute towards a project
    earning LEED certification.
6. Describe how stone coated metal roofing systems are energy efficient & Energy Star qualified.
7. Explain the cost benefits of stone coated metal roofing systems.

09:10 - 10:10 AM
Sustainable Design uses for Large Opening Wall Systems
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: SD0001
AIA Provider: Nanawall Systems, Inc.
Presenter: Chuck Braun
Learning Objectives:
1:  Familiarize attendees with terminology, capabilities, and usage of large operable glass walls
2:  Provide answers of how large operable glass walls play a vital role in sustainable /GREEN design
3:  Demonstrate how the function of operable glass wall systems improve the Health, Safety, and       Welfare of building occupants
4:  Illustrate new ideas to take into the design process of schools, hospitals, and other commercial
     applications and to help attendees through that process.

10:20 - 11:20 AM
Drafting an Understanding of Polished Concrete
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: AFP1
AIA Provider: Advanced Floor Products (RetroPlate) Provider number J550  
Presenter: Deke Rife
Today we can give an old worn-out concrete floor “NEW” life through the polishing
and densification process. This course is designed to give an overview of that process,
the marriage of concrete densification of and grinding and polishing concrete with diamonds.
“Polished Concrete”.

11:30 - 12:30 PM
Decorative Hardwood Plywood & Veneer: Beautiful By Nature
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: ICF06B
1 USGBCI Hour for LEED Professionals | Course #: 0090009894
Provider: InfoSpec, Inc.
Sponsor: Columbia Forest Products
Presenter: Richard Poindexter
Learning Objectives:
• Discuss the basics of decorative hardwood plywood, how it is manufactured, and its sustainable
• Compare and contrast the different types of cores and adhesives that are used to manufacture
  decorative hardwood plywood with an emphasis on urea formaldehyde and NAUF options.
• Discuss the different types of veneer options offered (including species, grading, and cut).
• Discuss the questions that need to be asked to successfully specify decorative hardwood
  plywood and LEED contribution.

12:30 - 1:30 PM          Lunch Sponsored by Greg Trimboli with Dynamic Closures

1:30 - 2:30 PM      
Copper in Architecture
1 HSW AIA Credit Hour | AIA Course #:  CDA110
AIA Provider: Copper Development Association
Presenter: Larry Peters
Course Description:
This Seminar introduces the architectural uses and applications of copper. Topics: Industry Resources, Manufacturing
techniques, Physical Properties, Basic Concepts, Design Fundamentals, Architectural Applications, Finishes, Life Cycle Analysis, Environmental Issues and Sample Projects.
Learning Objectives:
1: Upon completion of this seminar, participants will understand where copper comes from and how it
    is defined as sustainable. 
2: Upon completion of this seminar, participants will have knowledge of the physical properties of
    copper and   will understand the basic concepts of designing architectural copper systems
    including the structural components of copper systems. 
3: Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be able to recognize the five typical architectural
    copper systems and understand how they are installed. 
4: Upon completion of this seminar, participants will have knowledge of the available finishes of
    copper and copper alloys, along with and understanding of life cycle and environmental issues.

2:40 - 3:40 PM
Recycled Content Surfacing Materials: Identifying Value Under LEED and Beyond
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: ICS06C - Updated April 2013
1 USGBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals | GBCI course ID: 0090009501
AIA Provider: Infospec, Inc.
Sponsor: Cosentino
Presenter: Phil Devore
This one hour live course describes the importance of recycled content surfaces and their
environmental significance including reducing the use of natural resources and improving
indoor air quality. We will compare and contrast traditional and recycled surfacing materials
and explain the importance of “going beyond green.”

03:50 - 04:50 PM  
The Details of Accessible Design and Construction
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: IRB00A
1 ADA Hour | Accessibility/ADA/Barrier-Free
AIA Provider: InfoSpec
Sponsor: Ron Blank & Associates
Presenter: Deke Rife
Learning Objectives:
1. Describe a basic overview of accessible design and construction requirements
2. Identify the typical accessibility oversights made during design and construction
3. Properly detail and specify plans to ensure accessibility compliance is achieved
4. Adjust plans to account for construction of accessible spaces and installation of
    accessible elements.
5. Identify accessibility mistakes through application examples and explain strategies
    on how to avoid them.         

  Gift Card Drawings......

"This Agenda is not a final schedule, and is subject to updates, additions and changes".

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When & Where

Associated Builders and Contractors of GA
8975 Roswell Road
Atlanta, GA 30350

Thursday, November 7, 2013 from 7:45 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)

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CE Academy, Inc.

The CE Academy is coming to a city near you!

Are you a design professional or spec writer in need of CE credit hours to maintain your AIA membership or state license? CE Academy, Inc. organizes 4-8 hours of continuing education in a seminar format so you can earn multiple CE hours at one time.

These AIA and/or GBCI registered courses provide education credit. CE Academy will also manage the reporting of your credits to the AIA and email you a certificate of completion for your records after the event.

Available education credits include:

>> AIA HSW CE Hours

>> GBCI CE Hours for LEED® Professionals

>> ADA Hours Accessibility/barrier-free

For more information email events@ceacademyinc.com.

For a list of accessible education and LEED webinar courses, please visit GreenCE.

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