Portland, OR

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Architects & LEED Professional CEU Seminar - Commercial, Institutional & Residential topics

Event Info

October 24 2019
Location Crowne Plaza Portland Downtown Convention Center

Registration07:45 AM
Program end05:30 PM
Credits earned 24-10-2019

Day program*

07:45 AM

Registration & Breakfast

08:00 AM

Sound Control in Construction 2018

08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

This course defines the importance of sound control in the building industry where proper design can help avoid Litigation & Remediation. We will discuss building code criteria including the International Building Code (IBC-1207) and the International Residential Code. We will Identify areas where sound control is necessary for wall & floor/ceiling assemblies. We will then offer an explanation of terminologies including: STC, IIC, NRC, Use Patterns and Flanking Sound. The mechanisms of sound transmission and its attenuation will be discussed including: Mass, Double Leaf Construction, Field Damped Mass, Decoupling, Unbalancing, Coincidence Effect and Sound Masking.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# Soundatten18 | USGBC# 0920007666
  • Provider: Homasote Company
  • Presenter: Marcus Ward
09:00 AM

Creating a healthy and comfortable healthy indoor environment by combining ventilation and external sun protection

09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

This course shows how the combination of ecternatll sun protection, ventilation and night-cooling improves the indoor environment in homes and buildings with minimal energy use and an attractive design.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# REN40108139E1 | USGBC# 0920015392
  • Provider: Renson Inc
  • Presenter: Gilles Vanpoucke
10:00 AM


10:15 AM

Wood Products on Exterior Envelope - Solutions to assure Stability, Durability & Sustainability.

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

How do you increase the durability of your exterior envelope? What is considered today’s best installation practices? What are the differences between popular wood treatment methods? Windsor Mill’s AIA continuing education program touches on these issues and more, helping you design an exterior envelope that is durable and healthy for the home.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# WindsorExt1 | USGBC# 920012039
  • Provider: WindsorONE
  • Presenter: Lindsey Grove
11:15 AM

Sintered Compact Surfaces for Building Facades

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Materials used on building facades need to withstand many things, including water, wind, sunlight, and sometimes severe weather conditions. They also need to hold up to the effects of people who may inadvertently or even intentionally cause damage. This course explains what is sintered compact surfaces, advantages and applications.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# AIACE4012016 | USGBC# 0920015352
  • Provider: The Size Surfaces USA
  • Presenter: Mario Ramirez
12:15 PM


01:15 PM

Maximizing Tile Installation with Trim Profiles

01:15 PM - 02:15 PM

Manufactures produce avariety of beautiful and durable tiles, but the availablity of coordinating trimpieces can be limited. This has led to the developmet of a wide range of trim profiles. This seminar will focus on how trim profils improve te integrtity of til instalations and increase theversatility of tile in various applicatins, including floors, walls, countertops, and more. Other topics that will be covered are movement accomodations and TCNA Handbook recommendations will be discussed.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# SCHL5A | USGBC# 0920012803
  • Provider: Schluter Systems
  • Presenter: Paula Tridle
02:15 PM

Acetylated Wood: Durable, Stable, Sustainable Wood for Windows, Doors & Siding

02:15 PM - 03:15 PM

Discusses the process of wood acetylation, the resulting changes to wood, applications for this product, its green credentials and a number of case studies involving acetylated wood

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# K382 | USGBC# 0920007705
  • Provider: Accsys
  • Presenter: Daniel Trebelhorn
03:15 PM


03:30 PM

Coating of Aluminum Extrusions

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Provides an overview of aluminum extrusion coatings and includes discussions on the aluminum extrusion process; a comparison of powder and liquid coatings; an overview of the chrome and the chrome-free pretreatment processes; and, the performance objectives of AAMA testing standards.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# AG101 | USGBC# 0920007717
  • Provider: Barrette Outdoor Living Inc.
  • Presenter: Taylor Coley
04:30 PM

Use of Snow Retention Devices: Science or Science Fiction ?

04:30 PM - 05:30 PM

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.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# MRIL1410 | USGBC# 0920007661
  • Provider: S-5! Metal Roof Innovations, Ltd.
  • Presenter: Shelly Higgins
05:30 PM

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