2015 International Builders' Show
January 20–22, Las Vegas
The largest annual light construction show in the world. Includes the must-see products, exhibits, education, and much, much more.
Wood Solutions Fair
Wood Solutions Fairs are multi-faceted, day-long educational events on the use of wood in non-residential and multi-family buildings.
Advanced Framing: Maximizing the Value & Efficiency of Wood Wall Systems
At the International Builders' Show
January 20, 2015, Las Vegas, NV
While advanced framing was developed in the 1970s, today's strict energy codes are driving a renewed interest, particularly in the area of wall construction methods. Advanced Framing is unique as it not only addresses energy efficiency but also cost-effectiveness and disaster resiliency. Advanced Framing provides methods for meeting Energy Star and various green building programs, too. This session will provide you with information to thoroughly understand what Advanced Framing is and how to implement it. AIA learning unit available.
Durable Design: Lessons from Historic Wood Structures (WoodWorks)
January 14, 2015, at 10 am PST
Presented by Matthew Bronski, PE, this webinar will offer a compelling diagnosis of durability successes and failures, while sharing a series of lessons and principles that can be used to design more durable enclosures. Participants may earn 1 AIA learning unit.