Jun. 9, 2017
Atlanta Design Festival CEUs
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sponsored by ADAC and ASID GA
Hosted by MA! Design is Human
Don't procrastinate! Designers and architects can satisfy multiple CEU credits in one day, network with peers, and be among the first to see the Design Economy Expo, featuring classes from industry-leading manufacturers. The events are complimentary and include access to the Design Economy Expo. Acoustics provided by BuzziSpace.
10:00 –11:00 AM | A New Paradigm by HOK’s Todd Bertsch - Designing Porsche Cars North America’s High-Performance Headquarters
Tasked with creating a forward-thinking home for an automotive company steeped in nearly a century of design heritage, HOK Atlanta's director of design, Todd Bertsch, felt compelled to flip the script and stretch boundaries for One Porsche Drive. Hear about how, armed with a limited palette of modern materials, Bertsch set about inverting the standard architectural response to such a project.
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Velux - Benefits of Daylight and Fresh Air in Residential Design (.1 LU/HSW)
This comprehensive, educational program communicates how skylights can contribute and provide the benefits of natural ventilation, daylight and energy efficiency to ensure good health and wellbeing in residential applications, and covers the importance of indoor climate and the aspects of creating better living conditions.
1:30 - 2:30 PM | Dornbracht - Glassed Steel in Bathroom Architecture (.1 AIA CES and IDCEC)
Discover the usage of glassed steel in the bathroom, a material that dates back more than 115 years. What You’ll Learn:
• The history of glassed steel and its use in bathroom architecture and design
• The difference between glassed steel and enameled steel
• The features and benefits of glassed steel based, on its unique design and production process
• Emerging trends in products and materials that support the design of contemporary bathrooms
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM - Mirage/Specialty Tile - Porcelain Pavers: Application and Uses (.1 AIA CES)
Learning objectives for participants:
• Materials for outdoor landscapes
• What is a Porcelain Paver?
• Technical specifications
• Properties of porcelain pavers
• Comparisons with alternative materials
• Landscape design
• Laying systems
4:00 - 5:00 PM | Authenteak - Fundamentals of Outdoor Furnishings (.1 CEU IDCEC)
Explore the history of outdoor furniture and living from the ancient world until present day. Learn about the modern materials used in outdoor furniture construction. Discover the various types of outdoor furniture constructions including but not limited to mortise and tenon and wrought iron. Understand the use and care of the most popular types of materials. Examine best practices and ideal applications of the materials previously discussed.
ADAC Event Space, Suite 403