• Nov. 14 Roundtable: Productivity and Organizational Tools
    Nov. 14 Roundtable will look at tools and technologies to help manage increasing demands on GTD (Getting Things Done) perspective. In addition to reviewing some basic concepts for being effective time managers, the discussion will look at a number of tools, web-based and mobile platform, including the following: Google Voice, Google Inbox Trello, Evernote, Dropbox and other cloud storage, streamlining email communications. 12N to 1PM. Hafele. Reservations required.
  • Nov. 12 Roundtable:
    Nov. 12 Roundtable. Case study of the investigation of the causes of the condensation of the Lincoln Library. Review of the proposed remedial work that could be implemented in a financially responsible way, without excessive impact on the building.
  • Nov. 7 Specifer Roundtable: Decisions, decisions, decisions
    Friday, Nov. 7. Those involved in the specifying process will discuss peer "lessons learned" and how to prepare the best quality project specifications. Topics will include the submittal process, specifiers role in the QA/QC process and process of determining structural loads. 12N to 1PM. Hafele. Reservations required
  • Oct. 31 Roundtable: Specifying Manufacturer and Installer Qualifications
    Oct. 31 Roundtable will discuss what certifications are commonly available for products and installation and what certification procedures are missing. Held in an in-person webcast, attendees will be able to ask questions on manufacturer approvals and installer qualifications and potential AE requirements for submittials. Moderators David Stutzman, CSI, CCS, AIA, SCIP, LEED AP and Louis Medcalf, FCSI, CCS. Reservations required and limited. Complimentary to members. Non members will be added to a wait list. 1.0 AIA CES/HSW. Noon to 1 PM, Hafele, 154 W. Hubbard, Chicago
  • May 7 - 9, 2015 CSI Bi-Region Conference
    Hosted by Chicago and Northern IL chapters, CSI leaders from over 30 chapters will gather for the 2015 conference at the Holiday Inn Mart Plaza. CEU seminars, leadership training, product show, and networking events.
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  • New Chicago CSI Paint Documents Posted
    Revisions have been posted for CSI HIGH PERFORMANCE COATINGS CSI-099600 and CSI INTERIOR PAINTING SPECIFICATIONS CSI-099123. The CSI Painting Master is available to all CSI members as a benefit of membership. Go to the members only section of the website and log in with your password.
  • CSI New logo available for Member's Business Cards
    CSI members in good standing may use CSI's Member Logo on their business cards. Information is available on the Institute website. Membeber log-in required.
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