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Chapter Meeting Minutes

When: Thursday, September 20th from 5pm to 9pm


Total Attendees: 24 representatives and 14 companies represented
If you did not pay the $20 registration fee at the event please contact the chapter email account at awi.empirestate@gmail.com thank you.


Agenda & Topics Covered:


Opening talk by David Lock, Chapter President


  -AWI Member marketing

-Upstate group vs. NYC group

  -Usability of AWI Standards book

-Upcoming changes vs. recent changes

  -Available to members

            -Cost of Doing Business vs. Cost Book

            -Best Practices Groups

            -Design Solutions entry form

            -Chapter LinkedIn Group page

  -60th Annual AWI National Convention

            -New members may attend for free

Introduction to Robert Ziegelmeier

Presentation on LEED by Rob Z.

  -details from the presentation regarding the upcoming LEED V.4 document can be found on Thruway Hardwood & Plywood’s blog: The Workbench.


Ending comments


Here is a link to the LEED V.3 document Rob showed us how to access on the AWI National page. In addition, open commenting for the proposed LEED V.4 starts tomorrow (Oct. 2nd) and continues through December 10th 2012.


Connect with the Empire Chapter on LinkedIn or email us with questions or comments at awi.empirestate@gmail.com


Check back for updates about the next Chapter meeting or other upcoming AWI events.


Thanks you,

Elizabeth DiFiore

Empire State Secretary

Thruway Hardwood & Plywood Corp.
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