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Registration's Open for Building Innovation 2013

Monday, September 10, 2012  
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Your opportunity to see the National Institute of Building Sciences in action and collaborate with building industry professionals on Improving Resiliency through High Performance is just four months away. Register today to join us in Washington, D.C., for Building Innovation 2013: The National Institute of Building Sciences Conference & Expo, January 7-11, 2013, at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center.

During this premiere event, the Institute will present insights into its authoritative work, deliver compelling content and share the latest technologies. Those seeking up-to-date information on building science will come together for five activity-filled days full of informative presentations, quality educational sessions, technology demonstrations and networking opportunities.

Program highlights include:

  • The buildingSMART allianceTM Conference — Integrating BIM: Moving the Industry Forward
  • FEDCon®The Annual Market Outlook on Federal Construction
  • The Building Enclosure Technology and Environment Council (BETEC) Symposium — Fenestration: A World of Change
  • The Multihazard Mitigation Council (MMC) Symposium — Large-Scale Mitigation Planning and Strategies
  • The Low Vision Design Committee (LVDC) Symposium — Creating Supportive Environments for Persons with Low Vision
  • Integrated Resilient Design Symposium — Evaluating Risk, Improving Performance
  • Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC) Symposium — Fostering Innovation to go Beyond GreenTM
  • Innovative Technology Demonstrations — Including the buildingSMART Challenge, Construction Operations Building information exchange (COBie) Calculator and 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)
  • The Institute's Reception and Annual Awards Banquet
  • The BIM Education Symposium — Setting the Course for a BIM Educational Strategy
  • And various council and committee meetings and related projects

Find out more about these events | View the Schedule of Events | Register to Attend

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