The Association of Preservation Technology, Western Great Lakes Chapter (APT WGLC) and the Construction History Society of America (CHSA) are co-hosting a Symposium on the theme: Preservation of Industrial Archaeology and its Construction History. The program will offer a single track, combining the two disciplines of preservation technology and construction history.
The event will be held Friday May 17, 2019, at the Ballroom of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (112 S. Michigan Ave), and will run from 7:45 am - 4:45 pm, with a reception to follow at The Plymouth (327 S Plymouth Ct).
Registration is open at https://chsamembership.wildapricot.org/event-3245982/ (please note that this site is hosted by our co-sponsor, CHSA, and APT WGLC members will need to use a registration code for appropriate registration fees).
In addition, APT WGLC/CHSA will be organizing a tour of the Pullman Historic District on Saturday, May 18th. See the link here for tour registration https://chsamembership.wildapricot.org/event-3351390.
Thomas Leslie, FAIA will give a keynote speech entitled Chicago's Other Skyscrapers to kickoff the symposium. This will be followed by four sessions, each with three to four presentations covering topics including:
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Again, registration is at https://chsamembership.wildapricot.org/event-3245982/