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Live online seminars

With digital interactive platforms such as Zoom, GoToMeeting and Microsoft Teams replacing face-to-face seminars due to ongoing lockdown restrictions, we’ve included a selection of live online seminars here, to help you stay safe.
Applied Window Films - Benefits and Considerations
Online Learning, by Glass Films Europe
Examines the benefits of applied window films and the factors to consider when specifying them, including health and safety issues. Also discusses new technologies such as cloaking technology film, and how this can improve data privacy within a working environment.

Glass Films distributes decorative privacy window films throughout Europe, Russia and the Gulf States. Glass Films’ products are available in a wide variety of textures and designs at a fraction of the cost of laminated panels and patterned or sand blasted glass. The company has over 200 years’ experience in the window film industry.

Duration: 45 minutes, plus Q&A
Roof Windows, Sustainability, Security and Safety
Seminar, by Fakro GB Ltd
Highlights and illustrates roof window and skylight standards and options, allowing the architect and specifier to select lighting, ventilation and access products with skill and confidence.

FAKRO GB is one of the UK’s leading designers and developers of roof window and access solutions, providing enhanced services to architects and specifiers online and through its technical and specification teams, both locally and remotely.

Duration: 45 minutes, plus Q&A
Specifying Aluminium Glazed Door systems
Online Learning, by IDSystems
Covers the most important factors to consider when specifying and designing aluminium glazed doors. These include the pros and cons of sliding, bifold, and slide-and-turn systems, key design feature considerations, compliance with Building Regulations, glass options, and the importance of weather and thermal performance when selecting the right door.

For 20 years IDSystems has set the standard for innovatively designed aluminium glazing solutions, working closely with architects and end-users on thousands of projects, from modest renovations to grandiose featured-on-TV schemes. IDSystems’ award-winning products carry a range of independent certifications and accreditations, ensuring that they not only look good, but that they perform perfectly throughout their lifetime.

Duration: 60 minutes, plus Q&A