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Events for September 2, 2020

Webinar: Legrand presents, Creating Productive, Connected Outdoor Spaces with Access to Permanent Power

Wednesday September 2, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

1.0 LU/HSW Hour

Zoom Registration required

Course Description:  This course examines permanent outdoor power delivery offerings, including charging stations and in ground power boxes, that support the growing demand for connectivity and data and audio/visual communications in outdoor spaces and help to create an outdoor environment  that promotes longer stays, stimulates creativity, and increases productivity.

Learning Objectives:

• Explain how mobile technology is changing the way people work and use space

• Discuss how access to permanent power outdoors encourages social engagement and promotes the health/well-being of employees/visitors to spaces away from the main building

• Describe the operation of mobile device charging stations and identify their features and accessory options

• Demonstrate the functionality of an outdoor ground box, including its ability to provide year round access to permanent, safe electrical power while blending into the landscape

• Compare the safety and reliability of customary methods of providing access to power outdoors to that of today’s offerings

• Summarize the electrical code and general construction requirements relevant to permanent outdoor power products

 

Meeting: Task Force on Black Lives Matter

Wednesday September 2, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

The Task Force on Black Lives Matter is charged to develop a rapid response to: issues raised by Black Lives Matter protests and systemic racism in the AIA, the profession and the built environment. The Task Force will submit its findings and recommendations to the chapter's Board of Directors.  Contact info[@aia-ri.org] for zoom log in.

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