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

Upcoming Events

* = closed event

april 2018

23apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Tornado and Storm Sheltering with Masonry - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 1468 West 9th Street Cleveland Oh 44113Kaczmar ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott
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

1may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 7601 Wayzata Blvd # 200, Minneapolis, MN 55426ARY - Architects Rego & YounquistEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
2may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn:  Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 350 WEST ONTARIO STREET SUITE 200 CHICAGO IL 60654STR PARTNERS LLCEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
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
7may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmMasonry Monday: Achieving Thermal Efficiency with Masonry Connections - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2140 Corporate Dr, Addison, IL 60101District Council Training CenterEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
8may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmMasonry Tuesday "IMI in the City": Achieving Thermal Efficiency with Masonry Connections - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 35 E Wacker Dr #250 Chicago, IL 60601AIA ChicagoEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
9may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Tornado and Storm Sheltering with Masonry - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 1845 Indian Wood Circle Maumee, OH 43537Kuhlman CorporationEvent Organized By: Tom Elliott
9may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmNorthern Illinois Seminar Series: Achieving Thermal Efficiency with Masonry Connections - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 7675 Walton St., Rockford, IL 61108Hilton Garden Inn - Rockford, ILEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
10may12:00 pm- 1:00 amISMC Presents: Structural Wednesdays with Sam Rubenzer - What Non-Engineers Need to Know About Structural Masonry - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 am 2050 South Finley Rd, Suite 40 Lombard, IL 60148Arcon Associates, Inc.Event Organized By: Jeff Diqui
10may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmNorthern Illinois Seminar Series: Achieving Thermal Efficiency with Masonry Connections - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 4600 46th Avenue Rock Island, Illinois 61201Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 25Event Organized By: Jeff Diqui
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
15may11:30 am- 1:30 pmSeminar: High Wind Sheltering with Masonry - Case Studies + Reli Standard - 2 LU/HSW11:30 am - 1:30 pm 275 Market St # 54, Minneapolis, MN 55405AIA MN Event Organized By: Mark Swanson
17may9:00 am- 10:00 amISMC Presents: Topic: Efficient & Effective Use of Structural Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW9:00 am - 10:00 am 30 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 2400, Chicago, Illinois 60606LendLease Event Organized By: Jeff Diqui
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
30may12:00 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

june 2018

1jun12:00 pm- 3:30 pmMasonry Workshop: Arcon Associates* - 3.5 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 3:30 pm 2140 Corporate Dr, Addison, IL 60101District Council Training CenterEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
7jun12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Deconstructing the Masonry Wall* - LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 200 W College Ave #301, Normal, IL 61761Farnsworth GroupEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
7jun12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Deconstructing the Masonry Wall* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 401 Southwest Water Street #701, Peoria, IL 61602DewberryEvent Organized By: Scott Conwell
21jun12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 651 W est Washington Blvd., Suite One, Chicago, IL 60661Legat Architects, Inc.Event Organized By: Jeff Diqui
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
29jun12:30 pm- 2:00 pmDistrict Council Mock-Up Tour* - 1 LU/HSW12:30 pm - 2:00 pm 224 W Huron St, Suite 7E, Chicago, IL 60654Antunovich Associates, Inc.Event Organized By: Jeff Diqui

july 2018

11jul12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Flashing and Moisture Control* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 225 Belgrade Ave, North Mankato, MN 56003Brunton ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
12jul12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Flashing and Moisture Control* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 708 NE 15th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55413Collage ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
23jul12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: High Performing Masonry Building Enclosures* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 400 Clifton Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55403AlliianceEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
25jul12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Tips for Structural Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 100 Walnut Street., Suite 200, Peoria, IL 61602Farnsworth Group - PeoriaEvent Organized By: Scott Conwell
26jul12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: What Non-Engineers Need to Know About Structural Masonry* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 100 Portland Ave S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MNLSEEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
31jul12:00 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

august 2018

2aug12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Flashing and Moisture Control* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 12400 Portland Ave. S, Suite 100, Burnsville, MN 55337Reprise DesignEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
6aug12:00 pm- 1:00 pmMasonry Monday: Covering it Up: Dissecting Cladding Attachment - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 2140 Corporate Dr, Addison, IL 60101District Council Training CenterEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
7aug12:00 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
7aug12:00 pm- 1:00 pmMasonry Tuesday "IMI in the City" - Covering it Up: Dissecting Cladding Attachment - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 35 E Wacker Dr #250 Chicago, IL 60601AIA ChicagoEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
9aug12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Adhered Masonry Veneer Systems* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 708 NE 15th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55413Collage ArchitectsEvent Organized By: Mark Swanson
22aug12:00 pm- 1:00 amLunch & Learn: Masonry Movement Joints* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 am 1350 E Touhy Ave, Des Plaines, IL 60018Chipman Design ArchitectureEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
23aug12:00 pm- 4:30 pmMasonry Workshop: Pepper Construction*12:00 pm - 4:30 pm 2140 Corporate Dr, Addison, IL 60101District Council Training CenterEvent Organized By: Jeff Diqui
23aug12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch & Learn: Designing and Detailing with Rain Screen Walls* - 1 LU/HSW12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 12400 Portland Ave. S, Suite 100, Burnsville, MN 55337Reprise DesignEvent 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.