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Keith Boswell to Discuss Glass in High-Rise Structures

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Prior to the Glass Performance Days 2015 conference in Tampere, Finland, SOM Technical Partner Keith Boswell will lead two sessions at Glass Innovation Institute’s high-rise workshops in Helsinki on June 23, 2015. After introducing the wide range of high-rise design considerations in the morning, his afternoon session will explore the use of glass materials in high-rise structures in more detail: focusing on, for example, the impact of wind pressure on operable windows.

Later, he will discuss case studies of successful design applications with Peter Smithson, director of BG&E’s facade services in Australia, and Dr. Leon Jacob, director of Jacob & Associates in Australia.

High-rise workshops

10:00–11:00 a.m.
1:15–2:15 p.m.

Discussions and case studies

3:30–4:30 p.m.

Aalto University
School of Business
Runeberginkatu 14-16
Helsinki, Finland

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