Events

Upcoming Events

SGH Chicago
February 27, 2019 7:30 a.m. / SGH Chicago

Mitigating Flood Risk in Chicago, the Midwest, and Beyond

Flooding is the nation’s costliest natural disaster, but – despite the risks – construction continues to increase in flood-prone areas. This presentation will help designers, facility managers, and owners understand Chicago’s flood risks and the options available for improving flood resistance and community resilience.
sgh chicago
February 27, 2019 4:00 p.m. / The Conference Center at One North Wacker

Mitigating Flood Risk in Chicago, the Midwest, and Beyond

Flooding is the nation’s costliest natural disaster, but – despite the risks – construction continues to increase in flood-prone areas. This presentation will help designers, facility managers, and owners understand Chicago’s flood risks and the options available for improving flood resistance and community resilience.
SGH New York
February 27, 2019 5:30 p.m. / SGH New York

The Asylum: Adaptive Reuse of Buffalo’s Richardson Olmsted Complex

Speaker(s): Rachel Shanley
The Richardson Olmsted Complex – a historic landmark and once-state-of-the-art psychiatric hospital that fell into neglect and abandonment – is now a revitalized site with an upscale hotel, restaurant, and conference center. In this presentation, we will describe this award-winning project and explore how preservation efforts helped restore a community gem and bring new life to the Buffalo area.
sgh chicago
March 27, 2019 7:30 a.m. / SGH Chicago

Custom Facade System Design

Speaker(s): Scott Bondi
Designing custom glazing systems – such as structural glass walls or unitized curtain walls – is a complex task that varies widely from project to project depending on architectural goals and constraints. In this presentation, we will explore the building enclosure design process for custom glazed curtain walls from start to finish.
sgh chicago
March 27, 2019 4:00 p.m. / The Conference Center at One North Wacker

Custom Facade System Design

Speaker(s): Scott Bondi
Designing custom glazing systems – such as structural glass walls or unitized curtain walls – is a complex task that varies widely from project to project depending on architectural goals and constraints. In this presentation, we will explore the building enclosure design process for custom glazed curtain walls from start to finish.