Upcoming seminars, events, masonry days and other opportunities to learn more about masonry and the building enclosure.

Upcoming Events

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march 2019

25mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Prefabricated Concrete Masonry System - Design & Construction Considerations - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2140 Corporate Dr, Addison, IL 60101District Council Training CenterEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
25mar3:00 pm- 4:00 pmSeminar: Prefabricated Concrete Masonry System - What a BAC Signatory Mason Needs to Know to Properly Estimate, Schedule, Coordinate and Install*3:00 pm - 4:00 pm 2140 Corporate Dr, Addison, IL 60101District Council Training CenterEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
27mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: High Performing Masonry Buildings* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2000 Sheridan Dr, Buffalo, NY 14223Mach ArchitectureEvent Organized By: Sherry Hartel
27mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing & Detailing with Rainscreen Walls* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 9300 Hennepin Town Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55347HTG ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Chicago
28mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing and Detailing Rainscreen Walls* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 275 East 4th Street Suite 800, St. Paul, MN 55101Cermak RhoadesEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson

april 2019

1apr1:30 pm- 2:30 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Design and Spec Review, Sponsored by Chattanooga Masonry Association* - 1 LU/HSW1:30 pm - 2:30 pm 801 Pine Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402Westin Hotel - TNEvent Organized By: Maria Viteri
3apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Lintel Design* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 3535 Vadnais Center Dr., St. Paul, MN 55110SHEEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
4apr9:00 am- 10:00 amLecture on Masonry at Southern Illinois University College of Architecture9:00 am - 10:00 am Carbondale, ILSouthern Illinois UniversityEvent Organized By: Scott Conwell
4apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Tornado & High Wind Sheltering* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2609 Aldrich Avenue South, Suite 100 Minneapolis, MN 55408U+B ArchitectureEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
9apr11:30 am- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Design and Spec Review, Sponsored by Middle TN Masonry Association* - 1 LU/HSW11:30 am - 1:00 pm 3643 Trousdale Drive, Nashville, TN 37204Lee Building Products Event Organized By: Maria Viteri
9apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 225 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60654Hirsch MPG LLC, #500Event Organized By: Jeff Diqui
11apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmISMC Presents: What Non-Engineers Need to Know About Structural Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 475 Regency Park #200 O\'Fallon, IL 62269FGM ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
11apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: High Performing Masonry Building Enclosures*12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 730 Second Avenue South, Suite 1100, Minneapolis, MN 55402Leo A DalyEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
15apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Flashing & Moisture Control* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 400 Clifton Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55403AlliianceEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
16apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 912 West Lake Street Chicago, Illinois 60607-1707FitzGerald Event Organized By: Jeff Diqui
17apr10:30 am- 1:00 pmSeminar: Restoration Day - 2.5 LU/HSW10:30 am - 1:00 pm 5420 International Parkway New Hope, MN 55428BAC Training Center - MNEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
18apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 343 South Dearborn Street, Suite 200 Chicago, IL 60604Wheeler Kearns Architects Event Organized By: Jeff Diqui
22apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing with Tile* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Public Affairs Center, Room PAC C/D 2200 Ernest Hemingway Dr. Springfield, IL 62703University of IllinoisEvent Organized By: Scott Conwell
23apr12:00 pm- 1:00 amLunch & Learn: What Non-Engineers Need to Know about Structural Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 am 701 Washington Avenue North, Suite 200, Minneapolis, MN 55401LHB, Inc. - Minneapolis OfficeEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
24apr11:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing with Tile* - 1 LU/HSW11:00 pm - 1:00 pm 9300 Hennepin Town Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55347HTG ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
30apr9:00 am- 10:00 amLecture on Masonry at Southern Illinois University College of Architecture9:00 am - 10:00 am Carbondale, ILSouthern Illinois UniversityEvent Organized By: Scott Conwell

may 2019

1may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: What Non-Engineers Need to Know about Structural Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 21 West Superior Street, Suite 500, Duluth, MN 55802LHB, Inc.Event Organized By: Mark Swanson
1may12:30 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:30 pm - 1:00 pm 224 S Michigan Ave #1000, Chicago, IL 60604Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP ChicagoEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
2may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Historic Brick* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 275 East 4th Street Suite 800, St. Paul, MN 55101Cermak RhoadesEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
6may1:00 pm- 2:00 pmLunch & Learn: Adhered Masonry Veneers - 1 LU/HSW1:00 pm - 2:00 pm 2140 Corporate Dr, Addison, IL 60101District Council Training CenterEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
8may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Preservation* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 295 Main St #200, Buffalo, NY 14203Foit-Albert AssociatesEvent Organized By: Sherry Hartel
15may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Lessons Learned in the Masonry Field* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 775 Yard St.Suite 325 Columbus, OH 43212m+a architectsEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott
15may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Lessons Learned in the Masonry Field* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 775 Yard St.Suite 325 Columbus, OH 43212m+a architectsEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott
16may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Lessons Learned* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 3121 Bridge Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113K2M DesignEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott
21may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Flashing & Moisture Control* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 929 West Adams Street, Chicago, Illinois 60607Walsh ConstructionEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
22may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing & Building Quality Masonry Structures* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 775 Yard St.Suite 325 Columbus, OH 43212m+a architectsEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott
22may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing & Building Quality Masonry Structures* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 775 Yard St.Suite 325 Columbus, OH 43212m+a architectsEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott
23may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Critical Points of Tile Design and Installation* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 4801 W Emerson Ave # 210, Palatine, IL 60067Harris ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Scott Conwell
23may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 122 S Michigan Ave #1500, Chicago, IL 60603Ghafari Associates, LLCEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
23may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Shear Wall Design* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 6120 Earle Brown Drive, Suite 700, Minneapolis, MN 55430BKBMEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
28may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 1211 22nd St #700, Oak Brook, ILFGM ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
29may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: BIM Tools for Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 9300 Hennepin Town Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55347HTG ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson

june 2019

4jun11:30 am- 12:00 pmLunch & Learn: What Non-Engineers Need to Know about Structural Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW11:30 am - 12:00 pm 533 South Third Street, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55415Ryan CompaniesEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
5jun12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Contemporary Masonry Design* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 775 Yard St.Suite 325 Columbus, OH 43212m+a architectsEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott
5jun12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Contemporary Masonry Design* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 775 Yard St.Suite 325 Columbus, OH 43212m+a architectsEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott
6jun12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Flashing & Moisture Control* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 100 Portland Ave S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MNLSEEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson

july 2019

11jul12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: What Non-Engineers Need to Know about Structural Masonry * - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 380 St Peter St #600, St Paul, MN 55102BWBREvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
23jul12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: High Performing Enclosures* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2919 James Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, 55408Peterssen/Keller ArchitectureEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
24jul12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: High Performing Masonry Building Enclosures* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 9300 Hennepin Town Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55347HTG ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson

The International Masonry Institute (IMI) is a strategic alliance between the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers and the contractors who employ those members. Through education, technical support, research and training the IMI works to provide a more efficient construction delivery system.