Continuing Education

Event The Greenest Building Film - Austin Premier

September 7, 2011 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

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The Heritage Society of Austin invites you to explore the shared goals of the historic preservation and sustainability movements, and discuss with local experts how these principals can be applied to Austin’s development plans.  Over the next 20 years, Americans will demolish one third of our existing building stock (over 82 billion square feet) in order to replace seemingly inefficient buildings with energy efficient “green” structures.  Is demolition in the name of sustainability really the best use of natural, social, and economic resources?  Or, like the urban renewal programs of the 19

Event Food For Thought Class

July 20, 2011 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Poured in Place Rubber Playground Safety Surfacing
Presented by Duraplay

An informational course on Poured in Place Rubber Safety Surfacing for playgrounds, spray grounds, pool decks and walk ways. We will discuss ways to gain LEED points, special playground edges, .dwg files and way to save money for your clients.

Event 2 LU/HSW/SD - Building Enclosure Council: Austin

December 7, 2011 - 11:30am to 1:30pm

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Advances in Window Technology
*Please note early start time


 11:30 - 12pm      Super-Insulating Windows and Glass – Zachary Springborn with Soco Studio

 12 - 12:30pm     

Electronically Tintable Glass

– Andrew Hulse with SAGE


 12:30 - 1pm        Energy Saving Window Films – Steve Black with Appearance Plus, Inc.

 1 – 1:30pm        

Warm Edge Components

– Mike Gainey with AZON USA, Inc.


Event Food for Thought Class

June 22, 2011 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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TCNA Building Green with Tile

Event Food for Thought Class

July 13, 2011 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Moisture Penetration in Concrete Masonry Walls

Learning Objective: To describe how to keep the interior of a Concrete Masonry structure dry- so that the owner will be satisfied.