Learning Opportunities

Pagers gain and maintain subject matter expertise across our core market sectors and services by participating in learning opportunities. See the below schedule for online sessions and be sure to check back periodically for updates. Sessions are open to anyone in the A/E/C and associated industries unless otherwise noted.

Chronological

Full ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) Online Learning Academy Content (FREE to all members)
Currently effective through April 8

COVID-19 Special Webinar: ASID 2020 Outlook and State of Interior Design: Economic Outlook (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by ASID (American Socity of Interior Designers) 
On-demand

COVID-19 Special Webinar: Business Unusual: Navigating through COVID-19 (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by ASID (American Socity of Interior Designers) 
On-demand

Life Safety Podcast: Designing Life Safety Elements of Healthcare Facilities
Guest experts Page Principals Kurt Neubek, FAIA, EDAC, LEED AP and Brian Gray, AIA 
Hosted by Ruben Garcia, The Life Saving Guy
Full podcast 
Segment 1, Emergency departments and COVID-19
Segment 2, Life safety code and suites in hospitals
Segment 3, Getting decisions that stick! 
On-demand

Slowing the Spread of COVID-19: Social Distancing and Buildings (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Urban Land Institute (ULI) Building Healthy Places Initiative
Tuesday, March 24, 1:00-2:15 pm ET

Can you specify CRAC systems to deliver free cooling in a data center? (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Thursday, March 26, 1:00 pm ET

Webcast Series: Places Matter: Prevention and Preparedness, Resilience and Recovery (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by IWBI (International WELL Building Institute)

  1. Part 1: Places matter to build community. Our global community’s response to the novel Coronavirus: Learn from our global outposts, including our team in China, in the wake of the novel coronavirus. Discover solutions-oriented interventions, research-based strategies, and actionable tips for how to keep your team connected, healthy and centered in this era of pandemic.
    Thursday, March 26, 10:00 AM ET and 8:00PM ET. Link provided after registration.
  2. Part 2: Places matter to prevent and prepare. Navigating the new normal and putting health first: Hear from health experts about best practices for working from home while taking care of your health. Explore ergonomics, acoustics, ideas for combating social isolation and more.
    Friday, April 3, time and link provided after registration.
  3. Part 3: Places matter to foster resilience. Strategies to help organizations plan: The novel Coronavirus has challenged organizations all over the world to rethink everything from emergency preparedness plans, to cleaning practices to policies and programs that support their employee's mental health. Join us to learn how key strategies within the WELL Building Standard can help your organization prepare for the future and combat public health challenges - not just now, but for the long term.
    Thursday, April 9, time and link provided after registration.
  4. Part 4: Places matter for mental resilience. COVID-19 is directly impacting our daily routines from team manages to parents and distancing family members, our environments and lifestyles in ways we never could have imagined. Join IWBI President Rachel Gutter and New York Times best-selling author and clinical professor of psychiatry Dr. Dan Siegel for a discussion about cultivating mental resilience. 
    Wednesday, April 15, time and link provided after registration. 
  5. Part 5: Places matter for human health. Evidence-based strategies show how to prioritize human health in the spaces where we live, work, play and heal. Join assistant professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Dr. Joseph G. Allen and IWBI President, Rachel Gutter to discuss how these can be applied today. 
    Friday, May 1, time and link provided after registration. 
  6. Part 6: Places matter for stress and immunity. Join best-selling author and research director of the Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona, Dr. Esther Sternberg, to learn how spaces can be designed to minimize stress and support immune health.
    Friday, May 8, time and link provided after registration. 
  7. Part 7: Places matter to microbial interactions. Author and professor of pediatrics Dr. Jack Gilbert will discuss recent advancements in microbial community research and upcoming strategies to manage infectious disease transmission and spread. 
    Thursday, May 21, time and link provided after registration. 

COVID-19 Special Webinar: Confronting COVID-19: Healthy Buildings - Optimizing Mental Health (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Urban Land Institute (ULI) Building Healthy Places Initiative
Tuesday, March 31, 1:00-2:15 pm ET

COVID-19 Special Webinar: Leading the Construction Industry Through COVID-19 (Free to members, $10 for all others)
Hosted by I-LinCP (Institute for Leadership in Capital Projects) 
Wednesday, April 1, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Two-part online test prep for the WELL AP exam (FREE)
Hosted by IWBI (International WELL Building Institute)
First session: Thursday, April 2, 12:00 – 2:00 PM ET
Second session: TBA

Webinar: Considerations for Multifamily and Affordable Housing (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Urban Land Institute (ULI) Building Healthy Places Initiative
Tuesday, April 7, 1:00-2:15 pm ET

COVID-19: The Project Plague – Legal Construction Checklists for Risks, Problems and Concerns ($95/site connection)
Hosted by Construction Law Foundation of Texas
April 8, 12:00 – 1:15pm CT

The Big 5: Healthcare Design Strategies for an Adaptable Future (FREE but registration required)
Hosted by Academy of Architecture for Health
April 14, 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET

Creating Vibrant Communities (for more information and to register, contact Peter Wulfhorst, ptw3@psu.edu)
Hosted by APA (American Planning Association)
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 12:00 - 1:15 PM ET

Enhancing and Supporting Education Through Interior Design (FREE but registration required) 
Hosted by Spaces4Learning
Thursday, April 16, 1:00 - 2:00 PM ET

The New, the Old, the Natural: Exploring Gentrification and Transformation in an Old East Dallas Neighborhood
Presented by Page Associate Principal Ricardo Muñoz at Spring 2020 Virtual Conference
Hosted by ARCC (Architectural Research Centers Consortium) 
Thursday, April 16 - Saturday, April 18, 2020

Virtual Town Hall: Owner Challenges and Solutions ($25 for non-COAA members)
Hosted by COAA (Construction Owners of America Association) 
Tuesday, April 21, 2:00 - 3:30 PM ET
Page Principal Kurt Neubek FAIA, LEED AP, EDAC is scheduled to speak on the importance of getting projects shovel-ready now. 

COVID-19 Special Webinar: Shovels in the Ground: How Developers Are Preparing for the Next Step (FREE with registration)
Hosted by The Architect's Newspaper
Friday, May 1, 1:00 PM ET then available on demand

COVID-19 Special Webinar: Using BIM Software to Work While Social Distancing (FREE with registration) 
Hosted by The Architect's Newspaper
Thursday, May 12, 1:00 PM ET
Check for AIA CEU eligibility

COVID-19 Special Webinar: THE PHOENIX IS ON FIRE: Navigating yourself and your firm through the COVID-19 conundrum (FREE with registration) 
Hosted by The Architect's Newspaper
Thursday, May 21, 1:00 PM ET
Check for AIA CEU eligibility

Webinar: Green Building and Virus Protection (FREE but registration required) 
Attention to the current pandemic is an opportunity to make decisions that not only reduce virus spread, but also make our built environment greener and healthier. Page Principal Wendy Heger AIA, LEED AP BD+C, WELL AP is co-presenting. 
Hosted by Green Building Resource Center in conjunction with US Green Building Council Texas Chapter
Wednesday, May 27 at 3:00 PM CT

Online Conference: Thriving Through Challenging Times (Registration required; cost varies) 
Learn about tools and strategies to navigate the current global crisis and anticipate the new normal beyond.
Hosted by AIA Houston and featuring national speakers
Thursday and Friday, May 28 and 29

Approaching Net Zero - Solutions for Commercial Buildings ($10 for non-USGBC members)
Hosted by USGBC (United States Green Building Council)
Friday, June 5, 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM ET

Academic

Enhancing and Supporting Education Through Interior Design (FREE with registration) 
Hosted by Spaces4Learning
Thursday, April 16, 1:00 - 2:00 PM ET

Building Sciences

Slowing the Spread of COVID-19: Social Distancing and Buildings (FREE with registration)
Hosted by Urban Land Institute (ULI) Building Healthy Places Initiative
Tuesday, March 24, 1:00-2:15 pm ET

Webcast Series: Places Matter: Prevention and Preparedness, Resilience and Recovery (FREE with registration)
Hosted by IWBI (International WELL Building Institute)

  1. Part 1: Our global community’s response to the novel coronavirus. Hear from IWBI global outposts, including its team in China, on navigating the coronavirus.
    Thursday, March 26, time and link provided after registration.
     
  2. Part 2: Putting health first. Practical strategies anyone can implement to support your own health and the health of your family.
    Friday, April 3, time and link provided after registration.
     
  3. Part 3: The new normal: Working from home. Hear from health experts about best practices for working from home while taking care of your health. Explore ergonomics, acoustics, ideas for combatting social isolation and more.
    Thursday, April 9, time and link provided after registration.

Two-part online test prep for the WELL AP exam (FREE)
Hosted by IWBI (International WELL Building Institute)
First session: Thursday, April 2, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 PM ET
Second session: TBA

Navigating yourself and your firm through the COVID-19 conundrum (FREE, may be eligible for AIA CEUs) 
Hosted by The Architect's Newspaper
Thursday, May 21, 1:00pm ET   

Webinar: Green Building and Virus Protection (FREE but registration required) 
Attention to the current pandemic is an opportunity to make decisions that not only reduce virus spread, but also make our built environment greener and healthier. Page Principal Wendy Heger AIA, LEED AP BD+C, WELL AP is co-presenting. 
Hosted by Green Building Resource Center in conjunction with US Green Building Council Texas Chapter
Wednesday, May 27 at 3:00 PM CT

Approaching Net Zero - Solutions for Commercial Buildings ($10 for non-USGBC members)
Hosted by USGBC (United States Green Building Council)
Friday, June 5, 12:15 PM - 1:30 pm ET

Engineering

Can you specify CRAC systems to deliver free cooling in a data center? (FREE with registration)
Hosted by Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Thursday, March 26, 1:00 pm ET

Healthcare

Life Safety Podcast: Designing Life Safety Elements of Healthcare Facilities
Guest experts Page Principals Kurt Neubek, FAIA, EDAC, LEED AP and Brian Gray, AIA 
Hosted by Ruben Garcia, The Life Saving Guy
Full podcast
Segment 1, Emergency departments and COVID-19
Segment 2, Life safety code and suites in hospitals
Segment 3, Getting decisions that stick! 
On-demand

The Big 5: Healthcare Design Strategies for an Adaptable Future (FREE with registration)
Hosted by Academy of Architecture for Health
April 14, 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET

Housing / Hospitality

Webinar: Considerations for Multifamily and Affordable Housing (FREE with registration)
Hosted by Urban Land Institute (ULI) Building Healthy Places Initiative
Tuesday, April 7, 1:00-2:15 pm ET

he New, the Old, the Natural: Exploring Gentrification and Transformation in an Old East Dallas Neighborhood
Presented by Page Associate Principal Ricardo Muñoz at Spring 2020 Virtual Conference
Hosted by ARCC (Architectural Research Centers Consortium) 
Thursday, April 16 - Saturday, April 18, 2020

Planning

Creating Vibrant Communities (for more information and to register, contact Peter Wulfhorst, ptw3@psu.edu)
Hosted by APA (American Planning Association)
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 12:00 - 1:15 PM ET

Science / Technology

Can you specify CRAC systems to deliver free cooling in a data center? (FREE with registration)
Hosted by Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Thursday, March 26, 1:00 pm ET

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