The Architects' Forum, held at the Hyatt Regency Long Island at Wind Watch Hotel & Golf Club, is a day-long program focused on continuing education for architects.Industry experts will lead six different information-rich sessions on the latest glass technologies. One of those experts is Leigh Anne Mays, Guardian’s Architectural Design Manager for the Northeast. Mays will present “The Evolution of Glass and High Performance Coatings,” an interactive presentation on the basics of glass, glass coatings and manufacturing; common energy terms in glass and glazing; glass trends and important design considerations; and energy cost savings when using high performance glass. The one-hour presentation takes place March 7 at 11 a.m. Architects and others attending The Architects’ Forum will earn one AIA learning unit from each session, totaling six for the day. Registration is free and lunch will be provided.
Guardian will also be an exhibitor at Glass Expo Northeast, March 7-8, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency Long Island, held in conjunction with The Architects’ Forum. On display at Booth 601 will be Guardian SunGuard glass products. SunGuard advanced architectural glass provides a comprehensive range of design solutions that allow architects to fully explore the aesthetic and functional possibilities of light.
For more information on the Forum, or to register, visit http://www.glassguides.com/forum/.
For more information on “The Evolution of Glass” and Guardian SunGuard glass, visit www.sunguardglass.com.
About Guardian Industries Corp.:
Guardian is a diversified global manufacturing company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, with leading positions in float glass, fabricated glass products, fiberglass insulation and other building materials for commercial, residential and automotive applications. Its automotive trim group, SRG Global Inc., is one of the world’s largest suppliers of advanced, high value coatings on plastics. Through its Science & Technology Center, Guardian is at the forefront of innovation including development of high performance glass coatings and other advanced products. Guardian, its subsidiaries and affiliates employ 18,000 people and operate facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Visit www.guardian.com.