Free Green Building Webinar: Mastering Daylight, January 25, 12 pm EST

  • 25 January 2023
  • Start time : 12:00 PM
  • End time : 01:00 PM
  • Event Host : GreenCE Sustainable Design Education
daylight, lighting, technology, canopy, architecture, natural light
Event Description

This course discusses the benefits of a thoughtfully-designed light control system and how to make it work for your project’s daylighting and design needs. The discussion emphasizes implementing best-practice methods and specification of daylighting canopy and sun shade systems to create unique and aesthetically-pleasing architectural building enhancements. The result will be a full-scope view on successfully repurposing natural light for greater environmental, human health, and aesthetic function. LEED credits associated with specifying daylighting canopy and sun shade systems are also discussed.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Define daylighting and discuss its role in sustainable building design
  2. Identify the positive benefits of sunlight and how to design to control it
  3. Discuss the role of daylighting canopy systems and sun shade devices in sustainable building design
  4. List design considerations for daylighting canopy systems to include structure, materials, light pathways, and concept

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • GreenCE Sustainable Design Education
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Steve Standridge
  • Sponsors
    • MASA Architectural Canopies
  • Cost
    • FREE Event
  • Event type
    • Online/Webinar

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