Airport Viewing Pavilion

Lunch and Learn on Insulated Metal Wall and Roof Panels for Sustainability and Energy Efficiency Lighting System and Controls

Event Date: 
Friday, April 1, 2016 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Event Type: 
Lunch & Learn
Event Location: 
FSU/GRCC Applied Technology Center, 151 Fountain NE, Room 232, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

The first hour of this lunch and learn will be presented by Metal Span and Architectural Building Products.  This presentation will provide an overview of insulated metal wall and roof panels (IMPs) in terms of their material, finish, and construction life cycle, designed with features and benefits to enhance building performance, conserve energy and contribute to the sustainable built environment.  One AIA HSW credit with sustainable design content is available for attending this presentation.  Save the date and time in your calender. 

West Michigan Lighting will be  doing the 2nd presentation.  They will be doing an overview of lighting technology changes in our industry.  They will explore how changes in technology and light fixture design have come to influence light fixture selection today for both indooor and outdoor applications.  They will have a variety of LED products used in various lighting applications for your review. They will also explore how control have technologcally developed and give examples of what we can do with them currently in our buildings. 

Lunch will be provided. This lunch and learn is free to all current AIAGR members and students. Non-AIAGR members must pay $15 by check (make checks out to AIA Grand Rapids and send to AIA Grand Rapids, Attention: Deborah Dik, 10238 10 Mile Road, NE, Rockford, MI 49341) or by credit card at Eventbrite.

If you sign up and cannot attend for any reason, please email Deborah Dik at or call 616-340-6200 so we can cancel your lunch.