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The mission of the AIA Design for Aging (DFA) Knowledge Community is to foster design innovation and disseminate knowledge necessary to enhance the built environment and quality of life for an aging society. This includes relevant research on characteristics, planning and costs associated with innovative design for aging. In addition, DFA provides outcome data on the value of these design solutions and environments.


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Live course: Decarbonization and the Future of RCFE Design, Oct 24, 2022

  • 1.  Live course: Decarbonization and the Future of RCFE Design, Oct 24, 2022

    Posted 10-02-2022 09:52 AM
    Decarbonization and the Future of RCFE Design

    When:  Oct 24, 2022 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM (ET)
    Associated with  Design for Aging

    Learning objectives

    • Participants will be able to identify about how the 2022 Energy Code Updates will impact RCFE design and construction and impacts future safety implications.
    • Learn how all-electric infrastructure requirements will impact commercial kitchens and laundries design and how decarbonization impacts future wellness.
    • Participants will learn strategies for providing energy resilience that is independent of the grid and creates long term safety.
    • Learn how decarbonizing building infrastructure can result in long-term energy and cost savings and future safety.


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    Sarah Gregory AIA
    CJMW Architecture
    Winston Salem NC
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  • 2.  RE: Live course: Decarbonization and the Future of RCFE Design, Oct 24, 2022

    Posted 10-20-2022 01:32 PM
    Edited by Isabella Rosse 10-21-2022 05:57 PM
    When:  Oct 24, 2022 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM (ET)
    Associated with  Design for Aging

    Decarbonization and the Future of RCFE Design

    October 24 | 3-4pm ET | Earn 1 AIA LU/HSW

    When:  Oct 24, 2022 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM (ET)
    Associated with  Design for Aging

    Learn more >

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    Sarah Gregory AIA
    CJMW Architecture
    Winston Salem NC
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