AIA-Accredited A/V Tech Webinars
Join us for our new monthly series of live webinars to learn how you can weave architectural design and audiovisual technology together to create immersive experiences that make a lasting impact for clients. You’ll hear from top industry leaders and brands about incorporating stable, yet flexible A/V solutions in designs that meet the unique needs of your clients and their audiences.
Tuesday, May 17 at 12:00 PM | Fire Rating in Lighting, In Partnership with DMF (LED Downlighting)
This course will underscore the importance of using fire-rated materials in wood build construction. We will specifically dive into how to handle electrical installation in fire-rated applications for both single and multi-family builds. Attendees will learn basic principles behind fire rated requirements, understand which building types are impacted by fire-rated code, discover materials that provide fire rating, and learn considerations and solutions for electrical installations.
Thursday, June 2 at 12:00 PM | Modern Materials for Healthy and Secure Workplace Collaboration, in Partnership with Screen Innovations
This course will provide an understanding of the innovative Ambient Light Rejection (ALR) screen material, how it contributes to the health, safety, and wellness of the room, all while providing an unparalleled viewing experience. Additionally, this course will showcase new and exciting design trends within the workplace environment.
Tuesday, June 21 at 12:00 PM | Let the Sunshine In, in Partnership with Lutron
This course will give participants a strong understanding of the effects of daylight on a residential space. With this knowledge, course attendees will leave with the ability to specify the window treatment needed to meet overall aesthetic goals. Participants will also be able to advise clients on window coverings that optimize the overall functionality of each application.
Thursday, August 4 at 12:00 PM | Living in a Material World, in Partnership with Lutron
In this course, participants will be exposed to a wide variety of topics for shading fabrics including Color, appropriate selection, fabric options, and the ability of shades to protect interior finishes and furniture.
Thursday, September 22 at 12:00 PM | Tech Connectivity in Ceilings, Walls, Floors, and Tables, in Partnership with FSR
Today’s designs demand a variety of communications and multi-media capabilities; this course will guide architects and interior designers through the convergence of technology with building design. Audiovisual applications in various spaces will be covered, and the connectivity requirements associated with them will be discussed. AV, along with IT technologies impact the structure, and housing the connectivity components associated with these technologies in ceilings, walls and floors will be featured. The presentation has also been approved for credit by the International Interior Design Association (IIDA).