Inside this section...


Exhibitors Page

(to register for tabletop)


Technical Seminars


Product Expo


Networking Reception


Cost


Registration


Location


Schedule


Seminar Descriptions


List of Exhibitors


Sponsors


 

Thanks to our

EduCon Fall 2017 Sponsors

If you would like to be a sponsor, your company logo and a link to your website will be placed here.




 


EduCon - Fall 2017


Registration is open!

 

 

November 8, 2017 l Montgomery Inn, Montgomery, Ohio

Save the date for EduCon or go ahead and register now!  This event focuses on education but has the product show component.  The theme for the Fall 2017 EduCon is Interiors.

EduCon combines educational opportunities with practical, real-world, product and service solutions for your business success. This event is expressly for the institutional, industrial and commercial building industry.  Designers, builders, specifiers, engineers, building operators… THIS IS YOUR EVENT!

This will be an all day event starting at 9:00 AM and running until 5:00 PM.  It will include four AIA LU/HSW and IDCEC accredited educational seminars on Interiors and a table top product show with 26 table tops, all themed toward Interiors.  From 4:00 to 5:00 we will have a networking reception where you can have a drink and some snacks and discuss the days events with your construction industry colleagues. 

Where else can you get 4 AIA/HSW and IDCEC credits, a product expo, a Montgomery Inn Luncheon Buffet, and networking with your peers for such a low price?

 

For Fall 2017 "Interiors,"

EduCon is co-presented by

The International Interior Design Association (IIDA)

Ohio Kentucky Chapter

Cincinnati-Dayton City Center

 

What's Happening at EduCon...


Technical Seminars


Choose from AIA/HSW and IDCEC accredited Seminars where you can learn real world building solutions you can use immediately and fulfill your education needs. All seminars will be focused on Interiors concepts. See schedule and seminar descriptions below.

All seminars qualify for

1 AIA LU/HSW and 0.1 IDCEC credit.

 

Back to Top


Product Expo


Come see the companies that are leading the industry in Interiors products and services. Join with your design and construction professional colleagues as you experience growth in product and professional knowledge, and benefit from networking with your peers.  Stop and talk to the product representatives who will be there to answer any question you might have.  We are sure your visit to the Product Expo at EduCon will be profitable and rewarding to your business and career.  The Product Expo will include a delicious luncheon buffet from the famous Montgomery Inn menu. See below for a list of exhibitors.

Back to Top


Networking Reception


After the final seminar join us to wind down from the day events, have a drink and some snacks, and network with your colleagues.  One drink ticket will be provided for registered attendees.

Back to Top


Cost


Where else can you get 4 AIA/HSW credits, a product expo, a Montgomery Inn Luncheon Buffet, and networking with your peers for such a low price?

 

Attendees $25.00
CSI Members Free

 

Cost includes all 4 seminars, the product expo, lunch, and one drink ticket for the networking reception.

After 1:00 PM, the Product Expo and Networking Recetion will be open to all for free and without registration (Does not include afternoon seminars or drink ticket at the Networking Reception).

Back to Top


Registration


Rgistration and payment for EduCon is quick and easy online.  Just click below.

 

 

Having trouble registering online?

Contact

Paula Harris

513-728-1262

CSICincinnatiProductShow@fuse.net

Back to Top


Location


The Original Montgomery Inn

The Original Montgomery Inn is located on Montgomery Road in Montgomery, Ohio. Take the Ronald Reagan Cross County Hwy. Exit #14 off of I-71. Travel east for 1/4 mile to Montgomery Road north. Go north on Montgomery Road .3 miles to the Montgomery Inn on the right.

The Original Montgomery Inn
9440 Montgomery Rd.
Montgomery, OH 45242 
Phone: 513.791.3482

Parking may be limited at the Montgomery Inn.  Free public parking is available west of Montgomery Road off of Shelly Lane.  See map.

Back to Top


Schedule


8:00 Registration

 

 
 
 
 
9:00 Seminar I

Decorative Surfaces Overview 

Decorative Surfaces Overview addresses all types of laminates and their benefits for specifiers and end users. The course will cover a brief history of laminates, product selection based on needs, and different types of laminates.

 
 
 

1 AIA LU/HSW credit - 0.1 IDCEC credit

 
10:00 Product Expo    
 
 
10:45 Seminar II

Thin Large Format Porcelain Tile

This course will explore large-Format, thin porcelain panels and their installation.

 
 
 

1 AIA LU/HSW credit - 0.1 IDCEC credit

 
11:45

Product Expo

and

Buffet

Luncheon

Come see the companies that are leading the industry in Interior products and services. The Product Expo will include a delicious luncheon buffet from the famous Montgomery Inn menu.  
 
 
 
 
 
1:15 Seminar III Aesthetically Designed Architectural Door Openings

An overview of the importance and choices available to improve the aesthetics of architectural door openings.

 
 
 

1 AIA LU/HSW credit - 0.1 IDCEC credit

 
2:15 Product Expo    
 
 
3:00 Seminar IV 2017 Healthcare Color & Design Trends

This program will identify the overarching societal trends impacting healthcare and senior living design, uncover color, and design trends that will resonate with shifting interests in hospital design and use

 
 
 

1 AIA LU/HSW credit - 0.1 IDCEC credit

 
4:00 Networking Reception Join us after the seminars and expo to wind down from the day events, have a drink and some snacks and network with your colleagues.  One drink ticket will be provided for registered attendees.  
 
 
 
5:00 Have a Safe Drive Home!  

 

Back to Top


Seminar Descriptions


Seminar I
Decorative Surfaces Overview
Description:

Decorative Surfaces Overview addresses all types of laminates and their benefits for specifiers and end users. The course will cover a brief history of laminates, product selection based on needs, and different types of laminates and their key purchasing factors. Topics include high pressure laminates, fiber reinforced laminates, and thermofused laminates, in addition to a number of specialty laminates. The course will also address key market segments for laminates, their issues and how decorative surfaces address those issues.

Provider: Panolam Surface Systems
Presenter:

Julie Ullrich, Specifications Manager, Panolam Surface Systems

Julie has thirteen years of experience in retail and hospitality design, as a Designer and Materials Coordinator.  As a materials specialist, she consulted with architects, designers, and end users, developing specifications for brand image programs and multi-unit retail prototypes.  As a Panolam spec rep, she continues to educate her customers on the latest innovations in decorative surfaces and the specification process.

Accreditation: 1 AIA LU/HSW - 1 IDCEC
Seminar II
Thin, Large Format Pocelain Tile
Description:

Ceramic tile is a well-known building material that has been used for interior and exterior walls and floors for centuries. While ceramic is a proven material, porcelain tile has gained in popularity because it is an improved product with superior performance characteristics such as strength, resistance to stains, and durability.  This course will explore large-Format, thin porcelain panels.

Provider: Florida Tile
Presenter:

Ric Cornwell, Florida tile Midwest / Southwest territory manager 

Ric is a 20 year veteran with Florida Tile. He has conducted several CEUs regarding thin tile,  both with installation and product application. He has been involved in several CTEF installer events within the market area.  He is CCTS certified, a member of  the HBA,  both in  Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati, a NKBA member and a  Miami University Alumni and graduate.

Accreditation: 1 AIA LU/HSW - 1 IDCEC
Seminar III

Aesthetically Designed Architectural Door Openings

Description:

An overview of the importance and choices available to improve the aesthetics of architectural door openings. This program will explore the benefits and challenges of utilizing aesthetic doors and hardware and investigate the various codes as related to doors and hardware, which effect the product selection. This program will also describe the various designs and color/finishes available to create an aesthetically pleasing opening.

Provider: ASSA ABLOY Door Security Solutions
Presenter:

Wendell Poore, CSI, ASIS Door Opening Consultant

Wendell has been involved in all stages of the commercial door and hardware industry. He is currently an Architectural Consultant for ASSA ABLOY-Door Security Solutions. He works with architects and designers to develop the specifications and schedules for doors, frames, and hardware for commercial construction projects that meet the requirements life safety, accessibility, convenience, electrified access control, aesthetics, and sustainability.

Accreditation: 1 AIA LU/HSW - 1 IDCEC
Seminar IV
2017 Healthcare Color & Design Trends
Description:

In this presentation, our researchers have gone outside the regular frameworks in an attempt to spark a new kind of discussion surrounding architecture and interiors for the Health Care and Senior Living industry...one that borrows elements of design and services from other industries that are of growing interest to consumers. The information provided will identify the overarching societal trends impacting healthcare and senior living design, uncover color, and design trends that will resonate with shifting interests in hospital design and use.

Provider: PPG Architectural Coatings
Presenter:

Ruthanne M. Hanlon, PPG National Color and Design Manager

Ruthanne has been in the field of design since 1994.  Her career includes experience in kitchen and bath design, custom furnishings and space planning.  Ruthanne has focused specifically on color specifications since 2000 as a representative of PPG Architectural Coatings and has consulted on commercial and residential projects along with historic restorations. Ruthanne regularly speaks to groups of design professionals and students to conduct PPG’s accredited CEUs on forecasted color trends.

Accreditation: 1 AIA LU/HSW - 1 IDCEC

 

Back to Top


Exhibitors


101
102 Atlas Carpet Mills Atlas is a upscale manufacturer of commercial carpet tile & broadloom. We focus on color, texture and pattern to create products that look great and perform to the rigorous standards of commercial spaces.
103  
104
105 Formica Corporation/Wurth Baer Supply A leader in innovative surfacing solutions including new DecoLeather, Infiniti fingerprint-resistant finish and writeable surfaces. 
106 PPG Paints Manufacturers a full line of interior paint products for all performance requirements and aesthetics to provide cost effective and sustainable solutions for residential and commercial projects.
107 Mohawk Industries/Daltile Corp. Mohawk Carpets carry an extensive line of carpets, vinyl, rubber and carpet tiles.  Daltile has a complete selection of porcelains, ceramic, mosaics, stone tiles and slabs.  Both divisions serve the commercial and institutional industries and work closely with the A&D community.
108 Momentum Textiles & Fashion Architectural Designs

Fashion Architectural Design distributes several different interior finish products including: vinyl wallcoverings, acoustical panels, decorative laminates, stacked wood - all for vertical surfaces.  Momentum Group is one of the nation’s leading creators of sustainable contract textiles. It is the tie that binds four innovators in the textile design industry: Sina Pearson, Momentum Textiles, LoomSource and Textus.

109 Key Resin Company Epoxy terrazzo and resinous flooring materials for residential, commercial, and industrial applications.
110 Sherwin-Williams Company

Your single-source supplier for all the solutions that keep the needs of commercial facilities covered.   A wide range of Architectural and High Performance coatings,   Industrial and Decorative floor coatings,  Water repellents and Sealants.  Ask Sherwin-Williams!

111 Louisville Tile Distributors Distributor of Tile and Stone for the Commercial and Residential Market. We will be showcasing new Porcelain Wall and Floor Tile.
112
113 Oberfields

SOUNDBLOX units by OBERFIELDS LLC are the solution to acoustical noise control problems in masonry construction. Proudfoot CMU molds ensure acoustical efficiency and affordability.

114  
115
116 3form and LightArt

Environmentally Friendly Resins, Glass, Hardware Solutions, Lighting transforming your projects into creative, sustainable environments with color, light, transluscency & beauty.  Interior & Exterior -EPD & HPD LEED V4 certified.

DECLARE label certified resins and lighting.

117 Patcraft Commercial Carpet For more than 70 years, Patcraft has  been aggressively advancing research and development to provide high performance carpet tile, broadloom and resilient flooring that looks great in the toughest environments.
118 National Gypsum Co.
Gold Bond® BRAND Gypsum Board and Plaster Products are designed to provide dry construction, fire protection and sound control for walls and ceilings. Whether you want to enhance acoustical performance or need additional abrasion/impact resistance, Gold Bond products deliver with our mark of excellence.
119 Wilsonart/Flagg, Inc.

Beautiful, hard-working, on-trend and high performing engineered surfaces such as Plastic Laminate with matching TFL and Edgebanding, Quartz and Solid surface. Today, we bring you a portfolio of solutions, both decorative and functional, that spans retail, hospitality, healthcare, education, office and institutional applications.

120

LG Hausys America

HI-MACS solid surface and Viatera quartz surfacing products are proudly manufactured with care in our state-of-the-art facilities in Adairsville, GA. LG Hausys America is the only manufacturer of both a solid surface and a quartz surfacing product Made in the USA!
121 Panolam Surface Sys/King Lighting

Panolam Surface Systems: Decorative laminates & integrated surface solutions.

King Lighting: Lighting Sales & Design.

122    
123 Shaw Contract Carpet Sustainable commercial carpet tile for corporate, education, healthcare, and retail environments. 
124 Continental Building Products Sustainable gypsum wallboard and finishing products.  Manufacturer of pre-skim coated wallboard for accelerated level-5 applications.
125 OK Interiors
Modernfold: Leader in flexible interior space and sound management design featuring operable partitions, moveable glass walls, customized solutions and acoustical glass partitions.
126 Rookwood Pottery Company Handcrafted ceramic tile and architectural elements of uncompromising quality and artisanship.

 

Back to Top


Sponsors


LG Hausys America HI-MACS solid surface and Viatera quartz surfacing products are proudly manufactured with care in our state-of-the-art facilities in Adairsville, GA. LG Hausys America is the only manufacturer of both a solid surface and a quartz surfacing product Made in the USA!
OK Interiors
Modernfold: Leader in flexible interior space and sound management design featuring operable partitions, moveable glass walls, customized solutions and acoustical glass partitions.

 

 

Back to Top

Advertise on this site