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Cool Roofing and Coating Systems: Not a Whitewash

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

The Columbia University Graduate Programs in Construction Administration and Sustainability Management and IBC Groups invite you to a lecture/discussion and reception

Cool Roofing and Coating Systems: Not a Whitewash
June 30 | 6:00 PM | Columbia University, 309 Havemeyer Hall
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with Kent Jobe, Director at IBC Groups, and Luke Falk, faculty for Columbias Master of Science in Sustainability Management program and Sustainability Manager at the Related Companies.

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.

For further information regarding this event, please contact George Calderaro by sending email to gc2212@columbia.edu or by calling 212-854-2365.