Credits: 1 AIA LU/Elective; 1 AIBD P-CE
May qualify for learning hours through most Canadian architectural associations
Join us for this round table discussion that will address the full range of architectural and design issues that can be solved with the latest advances in glass and glazing technology. You will hear various perspectives on the use of glass from Nick Bagatelos, founder and president of Bagatelos Architectural Glass Systems, Thomas Culp, engineering and strategic consultant and owner of Birch Point Consulting, and Urmilla Sowell, advocacy and technical director for the National Glass Association. Each will present their unique perspective regarding the use of glass in buildings and offer their experience with the rapidly advancing technologies of the glass industry.
David Stassi is field technical support manager at Insulfoam, a leading manufacturer of expanded polystyrene (EPS) insulation products. A graduate of Colorado State University, prior to joining Insulfoam, Stassi worked as a field sales representative for OMG Roofing Products. www.insulfoam.com
- Discuss the specific industry codes and standards applicable to glass and glazing.
- List two methods of increasing energy efficiency with glazing choices.
- Compare and contrast the performance and characteristics of various glazing products.
- Describe how glass and glazing can be used to enhance building performance.