Building Innovation 2013: Highlights You Don’t Want to Miss
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
With less than one month left before the kickoff of Building
Innovation 2013 – The National Institute of Building Sciences' first
independent Conference in 20 years — time is running out to secure your spot.
From January 7-11, 2013, at the Marriott Washington at Metro Center in
Washington, D.C., the Institute will focus on Improving Resiliency through High
Performance, with leading experts presenting the latest building industry
advancements and offering real-world solutions for improving security, disaster
preparedness, performance, sustainability, information resources and
technologies for our nation’s buildings and infrastructure.
Register now to be there to see the Institute in action,
witness advancements in science and technology and have a hand in developing
solutions for the built environment.
Don’t Miss these Building Innovation 2013 highlights:
- Four Keynote Speakers to listen to, including: Stephen T.
Ayers, FAIA, LEED AP, The Architect of the Capitol; David L. Miller, Associate
Administrator, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, Federal
Emergency Management Agency; Robert A. Ivy, FAIA, Executive Vice President and
CEO, American Institute of Architects; and Dorothy Robyn, J.D., Commissioner,
Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration.
- Twelve or more Information Exchange Demonstrations and
Presentations to witness, including: the buildingSMART Challenge, Construction
Operations Building information exchange (COBie) Calculator; Specifiers
Properties information exchange (SPie) Catalog; and introducing information
exchanges for Building Programming (BPie), HVAC (HVACie), Electrical Systems
(SPARKie), Building Automation Modeling (BAMie) and Water Systems (WSie).
- Two Awards Ceremonies to attend, including: The Institute
Annual Awards Banquet and the Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC)
Beyond Green™ Awards.
- Two Days of Exhibits to see the latest in products and
And so much more . . .
Building Innovation 2013 also offers educational sessions
with the potential to earn more than 40 AIA learning units, the ability to sit
in on Institute council and committee meetings, a chance to win two giveaways
and the opportunity to network with industry colleagues during two social
Register today so you won’t miss a thing!
To find out more about Building Innovation 2013, visit