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Cool Roofing and Coating Systems: Not a Whitewash

Monday, June 30, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus 309 Havemeyer Hall

The Columbia University Graduate Programs in Construction Administration and Sustainability Management and IBC Groups invite you to a lecture/discussion on cool roofing and coating systems.

Participants will learn to:
         Define a cool roof & understand the benefits of a cool roof

         Understand mitigating effects of Cool Roofing on Urban Heat  Islands

         Describe the options for cool roofing materials

         Understand Energy Codes and Cool Roof Ratings systems

         Investigate basic types of roof coatings and their compositions and benefits

         Evaluate the condition of a roof to determine if the roof is suitable for coating

         Use rating guides to understand the best cool roofing option

This program is registered for AIA and PDH continuing education credits.

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For further information regarding this event, please contact Allison E. Ladue by sending email to ael2133@columbia.edu .