Commercial, Institutional and Residential Design Solutions for Sustainable Buildings

Event infos

March 15th 2019

Registration7:45 am
Program end4:30 pm
Credits earned7 AIA HSW
Valid for State License​

Day program*

7:45 am

Registration & Breakfast

8:00 am

Sound Control in Construction 18

8:00 am - 9:00 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
  • Presented by: Homasote Company
  • Presenter: Taron Young
  • Biography:
9:00 am

The Energy Efficiency Challenge: Understanding New Codes and Standards

9:00 am - 10:00 am

This course will take a closer look at residential energy use and how building codes and standards are driving improved energy performance in homes. We will analyze new design and construction methods, materials, and systems that can be used to help reduce the energy requirements of homes and make them more efficient.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# HEW 603 | USGBC# 0920011924
  • Presented by: Huber Eng. Woods
  • Presenter: Trevor Pedigo
  • Biography:
10:00 am


10:15 am

Design Basics for Sintered Compact Surfaces

10:15 am - 11:15 am

Design Basics for Sintered Compact Surfaces

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# AIACE4012016 | USGBC# 0920015352
  • Presented by: The Size Surfaces USA
  • Presenter: Randy Watson
  • Biography:
11:15 am

Integrally Troweled Cure & Polish Concrete

11:15 am - 12:15 pm

This program addresses the need to properly cure and finish concrete. Discusses the current ACI recommendations and the new technology that allows dramatic time savings while Increasing quality of the finished product. Education in advanced concrete technology with the use of the power trowel alone to create a unique architectural finished product. Education in advanced methods to expose aggregate and ultra high gloss are also shown. This unique system also eliminates moisture loss which reduces cracking and seals the surface so effectively there is no additional need for moisture mitigation

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# AIACESGU103 | USGBC# 0920008002
  • Presented by: New Green Umbrella
  • Presenter: Mark Hurshman
  • Biography: 20 years experience polishing concrete, will bring knowledge of curing, finishing and polishing. Floor Flatness expertise, and the need for proper curing and finishing techniques to develop sustainable concrete.
12:15 pm


1:15 pm
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2:15 pm
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3:15 pm


3:30 pm
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4:30 pm

End of Program

*This Agenda is final but is subject to updates, additions and changes.

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Early Bird General Admission show details + $35.00   Sold Out
Group Admission show details + $30.00  
General Admission show details + $40.00