Materials and Methods
Denver – October 5-6, 2015
The Traditional Building Conference Series delivers focused, relevant education for architects, contractors, craftspeople, designers, building owners and facilities managers in a time efficient format at beautiful historic venues. In October, we will convene at the University of Colorado Denver in the historic St. Catejan's Church.
In a two-day interactive event you will learn from best-in-class experts and practitioners about historic preservation; adaptive use; urban infill; classical design; sustainable design; building restoration/maintenance; traditional building materials and methods.
Seminars will include:
- Regional Materials and Traditional Construction- Local Use
- Urban Infill and Preserving a Sense of Place
- Disaster Mitigation and Response-Moving Toward Resiliency
- New Technology for Historic and Traditional Buildings
- Lighting, Masonry, and Metal Windows
The Denver Traditional Building Conference is a collaboration with the College of Architecture and Planning, University of Colorado Denver.
CARTA will hold its first- ever symposium: “Growth, Sustainability, Identity,” Oct 3-4, in concert with the Traditional Building Conference, Oct 5-6. Attend two events in one package!
Network with your industry peers, clients, students and the technical representatives from restoration/renovation product suppliers.
The Traditional Building Conference Series is a registered provider of AIA Continuing Education. Some NAHB, AIBD, and NARI credits are available. Please contact the education director, Judy Hayward, to determine if any courses have been approved for IDCEC or credential maintenance for LEED-certified professionals. firstname.lastname@example.org or 802 674-6752.
Here is what attendees say about our conferences:
“The variety of technical vs. artistic talent was great!... I really liked the new format, had better connections with the vendors and got to know fellow attendees and presenters”
“Excellent speakers, informative, engrossing topics for a room full of architects.”
“Fantastic presentation- captivating!”
“Engaging as well as ‘Big Picture’”
“Invaluable resource on renovations. I have a current client who is adding an addition, but they are very sensitive to historic structures. I have learned a great deal”
“One of the very best seminar topics I have ever experienced. A real treat and changed the way I think about design.”
“I thought the quality of the presentations was all VERY good with a nice mix and top notch presenters. I was pleasantly surprised.”
The Traditional Building Conference Series is a registered provider of AIA continuing education credits. Credits for NARI, AIBD, IDCEC, LEED Accredited Professionals, and certain NAHB classifications may be available as well. Please call for details- 802 674-6752.