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

Upcoming Events

* = closed event

february 2018

march 2018

1mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: High Performing Masonry Building Enclosures* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 100 Portland Ave S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MNLSEEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
7mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn:  Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Michigan Ave # 1800, Chicago, IL 60604CallisonRTKLEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
8mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Historic Brick Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 9100 49th Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55428Nelson RudieEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
12mar12:00 pm- 1:30 pmMasonry Monday:  BIM Tools For Masonry - 1.5 LU12:00 pm - 1:30 pm 2140 Corporate Dr, Addison, IL 60101District Council Training CenterEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
13mar12:00 am- 1:30 pmMasonry Tuesday "IMI in the City": BIM Tools For Masonry - 1.5 LU12:00 am - 1:30 pm 35 E Wacker Dr #250 Chicago, IL 60601AIA ChicagoEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
13mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 10350 Bren Road West, Minnetonka, MN 55343OPUSEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
14mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: What Non-Engineers Need to Know About Structural Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2609 Aldrich Avenue South, Suite 100 Minneapolis, MN 55408U+B ArchitectureEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
20mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Flashing and Moisture Control* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 7601 Wayzata Blvd # 200, Minneapolis, MN 55426ARY - Architects Rego & YounquistEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
20mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: High Performing Masonry Building Enclosures* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 380 St Peter St #600, St Paul, MN 55102BWBREvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
21mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn:  Masonry Flashing & Moisture Control Program* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 225 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540Hitchcock Design GroupEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
23mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing and Detailing with Rain Screen Walls* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2919 James Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, 55408Peterssen/Keller ArchitectureEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
23mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn:  Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 225 N Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL 60601bKL Architecture LLCEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
28mar8:30 am- 9:30 amISMC Presents: Structural Masonry Design Overview, Structural Edition - 1 LU/HSW8:30 am - 9:30 am 134 N LaSalle Dr, Chicago, IL 60602SP Engineers   Event Organized By: Jeff Diqui
28mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 10350 Bren Road West, Minnetonka, MN 55343OPUSEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
28mar3:00 pm- 6:00 pmSeminar: Tornado and Storm Sheltering with Masonry* 1 LU/HSW3:00 pm - 6:00 pm 2801 Bancroft St. Toledo 43606University of ToledoEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott

april 2018

3apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 730 Second Avenue South, Suite 1100, Minneapolis, MN 55402Leo A DalyEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
4apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing with Tile* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Two Pierce Place, Suite 1300 Itasca, IL 60143DLA Architects, Ltd.Event Organized By: Scott Conwell
5apr11:00 am- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Lintels for Masonry Walls* - 1 PDH11:00 am - 1:00 pm 3270 19th St. NW, #210, Rochester, MN 55901MBJEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
9apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmMasonry Monday: Historic Terra Cotta Restoration - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2140 Corporate Dr, Addison, IL 60101District Council Training CenterEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
10apr8:30 am- 11:00 amMasonry Repair and Restoration of Mid-20th Century Residential Buildings - 2 LU/HSW8:30 am - 11:00 am 60 east Van Buren St, Chicago, IL 60605Chicago Housing AuthorityEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
10apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing with Tile* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2919 James Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, 55408Peterssen/Keller ArchitectureEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
10apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmMasonry Tuesday "IMI in the City" / CSI: Historic Terra Cotta Restoration - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 35 E Wacker Dr #250 Chicago, IL 60601AIA ChicagoEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
11apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2609 Aldrich Avenue South, Suite 100 Minneapolis, MN 55408U+B ArchitectureEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
19apr7:30 am- 8:30 amISMC Presents: What Non-Engineers Need to Know About Structural Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW7:30 am - 8:30 am Lombard Downers Grove, 1250 Roosevelt Rd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137CSI Northern Illinois Chapter, Crowne PlazaEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
24apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: High Performing Masonry Building Enclosures* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 9100 49th Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55428Nelson RudieEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson

may 2018

3may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing with Tile* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 100 Portland Ave S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MNLSEEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
8may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 1000 Twelve Oaks Center Drive, Suite 200, Wayzata, MN 55391Mohagen HansenEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
10may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 9100 49th Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55428Nelson RudieEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
17may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Notes, Details, and Prototype* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 115 E. Hickory Street, Suite 300, Mankato, MN 56001ISGEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson

june 2018

26jun12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Historic Brick Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 1000 Twelve Oaks Center Drive, Suite 200, Wayzata, MN 55391Mohagen HansenEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
28jun12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: High Wind Sheltering with Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 100 Portland Ave S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MNLSEEvent 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.