ceu & education events
Are You Sitting Comfortably
Office chair manufacturers have spent the last 30 years developing task chairs of greater complexity and increased ranges of adjustability in an attempt to provide a better fit for a larger percentage of users. The need for more adjustability is an accepted wisdom that has shaped the market and influences the specifications. It is broadly acknowledged that giving people more sophisticated chairs with a greater number of manual adjustments is improving the ergonomic quality of the workplace and supporting the wellbeing of employees. The result is that corporate clients believe they are doing right by their people; and in theory they are. But what if the practice was not supporting the theory?
0.1 HSW Credit (AIA) (IIDA)
Design with Color & Light -04
This continuing education program demonstrates a variety of techniques through which color can enhance a building and contribute to the well-being of its occupants, as well as the general public. It lays out a number of rule
s and best practices that design professionals should consider when working with architectural color and light. The program incorporates an in-depth exploration of current design trends, historic precedents, color theory, and decorative
architectural glass technology, providing architects and designers an intensive educational
.01 HSW Credit (AIA). (IIDA, write in)
Decorative Architectural Glass for
Aesthetics & Sustainability-18
Explore the vast array of decorative architectural glasses, environmentally-friendly
manufacturing techniques, and applications maximizing energy efficiency, occupant comfort,
and aesthetics. A rich variety of specialty architectural glasses will be studied to demonstrate
their ability to enhance good design and contribute to sustainable interiors.