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Chicago, IL CE Academy

CE Academy, Inc.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 from 8:15 AM to 4:00 PM (CDT)

Chicago, IL CE Academy

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Chicago, IL CE Academy 27 Registrations Ended $25.00 $1.62

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Event Details

May 22, 2013

Credits Awarded:
6  AIA HSW CE Hours
2   GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals


08:15 AM      Registration

08:30 - 09:30 AM    
Steep Slope Stone Coated Metal Roofing Systems
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | Course Number: IMU07C
AIA Provider: InfoSpec, Inc.
Sponsor: Metals USA
Presenter:  Kevin Martin 
 •  Define stone coated Metal.
 •  Depict how stone coated Metal roofing is manufactured.
 •  Explain the benefits of stone coated metal roofing.
 •  Demonstrate new and innovative ideas to take into the design process for schools, hospitals 
    and other commercial applications, and to help you through that process.
 •  Discuss how specifying stone coated metal roofing systems may contribute towards a project 
    earning LEED certification.
 •  Describe how Stone Coated Metal Roofing Systems are energy efficient & Energy Star qualified.
 •  Explain the cost benefits of Stone Coated Metal roofing systems.


09:40 -10:40 AM
Solving Architectural Noise Problems
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | Course Number: 003696
AIA Provider: International Cellulose Corporation
Presenter: Kent Bradshaw
 1. Increase awareness of the need for acoustics before occupancy.
 2. Dispel the myths about cellulose as a finish product.
 3. Visible and Invisible Finishes.
 4. Acoustics & Economics - Light Reflectivity, Creature Comforts, Worker
     Productivity & Energy Savings.
 5. Life Savety Communications.


10:50 -11:50 AM 
Recycled Content Surfacing Materials: Identifying Value Under LEED and Beyond (Updated Course)
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course Number: ICS06C
1 GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals | GBCI course ID: 0090009501
AIA Provider: Infospec, Inc.
Sponsor: Cosentino
Presenter: Deborah Scroggins
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.”


11:50 - 12:50 PM  Lunch sponsored by Greg Trimboli with Dynamic Closures


12:50 - 01:50 PM      
Expanded Polystyrene - The Economical Choice for Roofing Insulation
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | Course Number: EPS105
AIA Provider: Carlisle Construction Materials
Presenter: Kris Eschmeyer
• Define and understand how Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) is manufactured
• Understand the environmental features and benefits of EPS insulation including recyclability,
  LEED, thermal performance, and energy efficiency.
• Understanding key physical properties of the different EPS products used in Roofing applications.
• Understand the features and benefits of the different EPS products: standard, faced, and
  composites and which roofing applications they are used in.
• Understand the economic advantages when using EPS in different roofing applications than
  other insulations. Case Study examples cited. Understand what key components to consider
  when preparing  a specification for EPS vs another insulation product in a roofing application:
  R-Value, Compressive Strength, Codes, Product Performance, Labor Costs, LEED and
  Sustainability, Product Availability and Warranty.


02:00 - 03:00 PM      
Sustainable Materials in Restrooms, Locker Rooms and Other Applications
1 AIA HSW CE Hour |  Course Number: ISP10B
1 GBCI CE Hour for LEED Professionals  | USGBC Course ID: 0090007573
AIA Provider: InfoSpec, Inc.
Sponsor: Scranton Products
Presenter: Mike Janssen
• Define and describe the material characteristics of High Density Polyethylene (HDPE).
• Describe how HDPE recycled content reduces environmental impact.
• List several ways HDPE materials offer both initial and long term improvements to the indoor air
  quality of any project.
• Explain how responsible manufacturing is a critical part of any product’s life cycle assessment and
  give several examples of these environmental improvements over traditional manufacturing processes.


 03:10 - 04:10 PM     
Up Close and Personal with Hard Surfacing Materials – A Tour
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | Course:  ICS06B
AIA Provider:  InfoSpec, Inc.
Sponsor: Cosentino
Presenter:  Kara Walsh
This one hour facility tour will better inform the designer about the various “HARD” surfacing
materials that are available and how they have evolved. This live course will provide a visual walking
tour where individuals can actually interact with the raw materials and see how they are transformed
into finished products. Integrating key sustainable concepts such as water conservation, life cycle
analysis indoor air quality and sustainable materials certifications, this course will compare and
contrast both the aesthetic and physical properties of the various materials with other hard surfacing
materials and illustrate how these attributes can greatly affect the end user, the project, and the
environmental impact.






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When & Where

Cosentino Center - Chicago
1060 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60642

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 from 8:15 AM to 4:00 PM (CDT)

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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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