EVENTS

OCTOBER 28 -10

Innovation Summit World Tour 2020


Join us for the Innovation Summit World Tour 2020, a series of 11 virtual events to discover the future of energy management and automation for your industry.


OCTOBER 23 -29

Join Vitro for live Continuing Education opportunities throughout the month of October.


Vitro is offering several online Continuing Education (CE) opportunities for you throughout the month of October.


OCTOBER 29

Designing for Fire: What you Need to Know About Combustibility & Building Codes


WEBINAR: 2 LU HSWsDescription: Fire performance and the common misconceptions on types of Insulation. History, real-world examples, Global Standards, Code Compliance, and actionable insights. This course is presented by industry experts


NOVEMBER 5

JAPAN HOUSE, Los Angeles Contest


Contest Inspired by internationally acclaimed Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto and his whimsical Architecture is Everywhere series


NOVEMBER 10 -12

Greenbuild Virtual International Conference + Expo


World renowned experts harnessing nature and indigenous knowledge to bring innovative designs to life.


NOVEMBER 17 -20

Autodesk University 2020


Gain new skills and knowledge with sessions led by industry and product experts.


JANUARY 25 -29

Midwest Build Week Online


Midwest Build Week Online is the largest virtual/online event covering all the latest projects and opportunities for the construction industry in Chicago and the Midwest.


FEBRUARY 23 -25

2021 FGIA Virtual Annual Conference


The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) will hold its 2021 Annual Conference virtually due to the continued health concerns around the spread of COVID-19.


Owens Corning: LIVE Webinar Series

Online Educational Webinar Schedule for Architects is Attached

Seeing the Entire Picture

The coronavirus pandemic of 2020 changed commercial architecture, especially offices and other workplaces. Almost overnight, employers sent all of their ...

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Join Vitro for live Continuing Education opportunities throughout the month of October.

Vitro is offering several online Continuing Education (CE) opportunities for you throughout the month of October.

WHITE PAPERS


WHY DO WE FEEL BETTER WITH WOOD?

This commARCH White Paper focuses on how Wood shows psychological and physiological benefits, according to research. Wood has been used as a building material for millennia, but its benefits to people who live, work, and gather in the built environment are only beginning to be understood. Researchers are discovering that wood can contribute to the health and wellbeing of building occupants. While many people would agree that wood is visually pleasing, its aesthetic properties affect humans on a deeper level. Can the use of natural elements in building design enhance moods and reduce stress? Can they improve focus, creating environments that enhance productivity and learning? In this white paper, we’ll examine the benefits of an emerging design approach, and the science behind it