Please join us for a day of learning! First CEU - 9:00-10:00, Breakfast Provided Ergonomics 3.0 - Impacting the Human Experience Hosted by Brenda Tuma with Teknion Second CEU - 10:30-11:30 Paint Technology - Chemistry and Performance (Paint 101) Hosted by Allison Berry with Benjamin Moo...
Wednesday, February 19 2020 9:00 AM — 1:00 PM
Historically, there have been various ways to measure how an interior space “works.” The metric may be sq. ft./person or cost/sq. ft. Such determinants have a rightful place among the principles of design, but it is possible to reconcile economic necessities with design that’s intelligent, intere...
Wednesday, December 11 2019 11:30 AM — 1:00 PM
Learn how to design for space constraints in a variety of workplaces from the office, to educational institutions, to museums and beyond. This course explores furniture, fixtures, and equipment that contribute to maximizing space through design. This course will provide participants with FF&E sol...
Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:30 AM — 1:00 PM
In the design process, architects and designers must specify safe flooring materials. In this course you will learn about the slip resistance of surface materials. The coefficient of friction, both dynamic and static, will be discussed along with the history of testing standards and methods. You ...
Thursday, October 3 2019 11:30 AM — 1:00 PM
Course: The Effects of Blue Light This is an introductory course related to blue light and its effect on sight, the human body, food, and pharmaceuticals. This course will explain the factual information and data that have been collected about blue light. It will also address some of the myths a...
Thursday, September 12 2019 11:30 AM — 1:00 PM
Within the built environment, the need for a vertical surface that is durable as well as customizable is key for any project. Given the vast array of vertical surface applications in healthcare, education, corporate and even public spaces, finding a surface that works across many of these sectors...
Tuesday, August 13 2019 11:30 AM — 1:00 PM
Colors inspired, narratives revealed, directions determined. Join Mark Woodman to discover the “what and why” of emerging color, design, and pattern, so you can introduce them into your design world. You’ll embark on a journey as he shares international influences filtered through his studied and...
Wednesday, July 17 2019 11:30 AM — 1:00 PM
The modern office is a dynamic space, and numerous studies show that productive workers need both a mix of privacy and teamwork to accomplish their organizational goals. In this course, we’ll discuss the basics of Speech Privacy, how it’s achieved, and how using sound masking and acoustic panels ...
Friday, June 21 2019 11:30 AM — 1:00 PM
This course will discuss the history and development of patterns, explain how patterns influence the built environment, describe how patterns have changed and evolved over time, and list some of the most popular patterns today. Presented and hosted by Jackie Sebesta with Daltile
Wednesday, May 15 2019 11:30 AM — 1:00 PM
Austin’s biggest event is returning this spring! We will host a day of skills based workshops followed by a cocktail party and silent auction. This event benefits IIDA philanthropic and advocacy efforts throughout the year. **Please arrive 15 minutes prior to all workshops for check in. Light r...
Friday, May 10 2019 9:00 AM — 10:00 PM