Indianapolis, IN CE Academy
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 7:45 AM to 6:30 PM (EDT)
Indianapolis, IN “Continuing Education & Networking Event"
October 23, 2013
8.5 AIA HSW Hours
1 GBCI CMP Credit Hour for LEED Professionals
Gift Card Drawings at conclusion of Event: Sponsored by: "Ron Blank & Associates, Inc"
07:45 AM Registration
08:00 - 09:00 AM
Roof Gardens, Basic Design Principles
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: 00G106
Provider: Carlisle Syntec
Presenter: Richard Stever
This one-hour course includes the learning of proper design principles for Roof Gardens.
Subjects include proper membrane selection and application, drainage principles, plant
selection, methods of vegetation and the performance advantages of Roof Garden
implementation. Attendees will also learn various methods of Roof Garden installation as
well as advantages and disadvantages of traditional and modular Roof Garden systems.
09:10 -10:10 AM
Solving Architectural Noise Problems
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: 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
5. Life Safety Communications.
10:20 - 11:20 AM
Recycled Content Surfacing Materials: Identifying Value Under LEED and Beyond
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: ICS06C - Course updated April 2013
1 GBCI CMP Credit Hour for LEED Professionals | GBCI course ID: 0090009501
AIA Provider: Infospec, Inc.
Presenter: Michael Field
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.”
11:30 - 01:00 PM
Understanding Special Purpose Doors and Windows
1.5 AIA HSW CE Hours | AIA Course #: SPEC-01
AIA Provider: Krieger Specialty Products
Presenter: Bob Carpenter
This presentation consists of a comprehensive overview of specialty doors, frames and windows - including acoustical/STC, blast, explosion and pressure resistant, bullet, ballistic and fragmentation/projectile resistant, radio frequency and electromagnetic interference shielded, stainless steel and thermal barrier types. The program investigates factors to consider when designing and specifying these special application products. It aims to educate, thereby helping ensure appropriate decision-making on applications.
01:00 - 02:00 PM Lunch sponsored by Wesley Sherrer with NCFI
02:10 - 03:10 PM
EPDM Defining the Standard for 50 years
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: SDR 113
AIA Provider: Carlisle Construction Materials
Presenter: Greg Ham
Participants will learn the features and benefits of EPDM roofing solutions that have been proven
to perform as well as advancements in technology that contribute to higher quality installations
and long term service life.
03:20 - 04:20 PM
Steep Sloped Premium Stone Coated Metal Roofing Systems
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: IMU07E - Course updated July 2013
AIA Provider: InfoSpec
Sponsor: Metals USA
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.
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
7. Explain the cost benefits of stone coated metal roofing systems.
04:30 - 05:30 PM
Sustainable Design uses for Large Opening Wall Systems
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: SD0001
AIA Provider: Nanawall Systems, Inc.
Presenter: Paul Nalette
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.
05:40 - 06:40 PM
Use of Snow Retention Devices: Science or Fiction?
1 AIA HSW CE Hour | AIA Course #: IS507A
AIA Provider: InfoSpec Inc.
Presenter: Shawn Haddock
Discover the art and science of snow control and its effects, such as snow migration on rooftops
of structures. Learn about the common myths and misperceptions regarding snow retention,
as well as the do's and don’ts of retention devices, product selection, and site specifics.
1. Describe the history of snow control on rooftops
2. Explain when and where you should or shouldn't use snow retention devices
3. List the common myths and misperceptions regarding snow retention
4. List the common pitfalls of product selection and site specifics
5. Describe how to value engineer snow retention systems without sacrificing
6. Explain the proper selection and specification of snow guards
Gift Card Drawings...
"This Agenda is not a final schedule, and is subject to updates, additions and changes.
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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.
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