Advanced Cladding Panel Discussion [Chicago]

July 27 2023
5:30pm - 9:00pm

739 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60654
United States


Our events are open to architectural, design, and building industry professionals only.


Advanced Cladding Panel Discussion

Presentation/Training given by industry experts in Advanced Cladding.

In this program we will discuss common Cladding Systems, benefits, and overview of installation techniques for metal cladding, ceramic/slate cladding, and mechanically fastened systems. We will review exterior trends and how Cladding systems create unique design aesthetics and support today’s challenging building envelope guidelines. Upon completion you will be presented with 1.0 AIA CEU Credit. Hors D’oeuvres and a selection of Drinks will be provided.

The program will review code requirements, best installation practices, and sustainable attributes and strategies associated with specific cladding systems.


  • Review the types of Cladding Systems available.
  • Discuss the similarities and differences in building envelope requirements and installation practices behind each system.
  • Identify sustainable strategies that are compatible with current and forecasted exterior façade trends.
  • Compare material characteristics and sustainable attributes of metal, ceramic/slate, and clay brick.
  • Question / Answer opportunity


Tim Swanson - Principal, Inherent Homes

Adam Lavey - Principal, aLavey Architecture LLC

Randy Bees - V.P. Architecture, North Arrow Partners





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