Credits: 1 AIA LU/Elective; 1 AIBD P-CE; 0.1 IACET CEU
May qualify for learning hours through most Canadian architectural associations
In this course, you’ll learn how next generation interior sliding doors are emerging as an ideal solution for a range of commercial spaces with their ability to attenuate sound, improve space efficiency, defend against fire and visually complement today’s modern interiors. Take a look at the ways in which the latest innovations are changing the future of interior commercial sliding doors from both safety and aesthetic standpoints. In addition, gain an understanding of how to solve common wayfinding and accessibility challenges in restrooms, healthcare facilities and more without compromising aesthetics.
Tysen Gannon, LEED AP, is director of business development for AD Systems. She has more than 15 years of experience in the architectural products industry, including roles in sales, product management, research and marketing, with a focus on glass and glazing, fenestration and façade systems
Describe the main innovations in interior sliding doors, and how they are expanding design freedom in areas with privacy, accessibility or fire safety requirements.Learning Objectives:
- Gain a better understanding of how the latest codes and laws are impacting door design.
- Explore the role of door hardware and operating systems, and how they impact aesthetics and functionality.
- Illustrate solutions to common challenges in restrooms, healthcare facilities, offices, collaboration spaces and more.