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NIBS Second COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall

Video and session notes of the National Institute of Building Sciences' second virtual town hall are now available on the NIBS website. Stakeholders offered advice on how to prepare for safely reopening businesses and offices to workers and customers. Sponsored by NIBS Consultative Council, the town hall featured leaders from across the building industry talking about re-occupancy of spaces used to house COVID-19 patients and/or medical personnel, sanitation, and mental health.

Environments for Aging Virtual Conference

Presented by the Center for Health Design and supported by AIA Design for Aging, SAGE, IIDA, ASID, and AAHID, the EFA Virtual Conference will cover topics, including assisted living, memory care, lighting, dining spaces, the household model, designing to retain staff, and more. The conference kicks off with a free keynote panel presentation: "The Aftermath of COVID-19: New Approaches to Senior Living Design."