07.14.10 Association News

AAMA Southeast Region Fall Meeting to Feature Wind Engineering Facility Tour

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) Southeast Region Fall Meeting will be held August 5-6 in Orlando, and will begin with a tour of the University of Florida Wind Engineering Lab in Gainesville, Fla. Dr. Forrest Masters (University of South Florida) will provide demonstrations of the hurricane simulator, cyclic test chamber (AAMA 520), installation testing and shingle/tile impacts. Masters also will provide a presentation on the requirements for design pressure, as well as other new proposals that will be of interest to industry professionals.

Information on registration, accommodations, transportation and meeting materials is available at the Southeast Region Meeting web page. If there are any questions or trouble with the online registration process, please contact Kaydeen Laird, AAMA Senior Meetings Coordinator, at klaird@aamanet.org.