The Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI)

The Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) is the global leader in architectural woodwork standards, industry-specific education and member networking opportunities.

The AWI Empire State Chapter has a long history of providing unique networking opportunities for professional woodworkers, architects, the interior design community, suppliers to the industry, and students entering any of these fields. We are a direct regional access point for the Architectural Woodwork Institute’s education programs and the Architectural Woodwork Standards (AWS). Members have access to the most current information on industry trends, along with the best business practices, regulatory compliance, LEED/sustainability issues, along with new methods and materials in the marketplace.

Bad Plus – Joshua Redman Concert

Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College
7:00 PM
$55 includes concert ticket, transportation and Wind Down Reception

Joshua Redman is a jazz saxophonist and the 1991 winner of the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition. He has enjoyed an impressive career, having released a combined total of 31 albums as a bandleader and sideman. The Bad Plus is a jazz trio that has generated widespread popularity and critical acclaim for their unique blend of genres as well as their entertaining live performances. As a quartet, The Bad Plus Joshua Redman have received widespread critical acclaim for both their live performances and their self-titled debut album released in May 2015. This performance is part of the Arthur Zankel Music Center 5th Anniversary Celebration.

Shuttle will depart the Hilton at 7:00 PM.

AIANYS Expo 2015 Reception

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

The Opening Night Reception returns with a new twist. After the close of the Expo, joins us on the Expo floor from 5:00-7:00 for incredible food and entertainment. Mingle with friends & colleagues old and new as we celebrate opening day of our 2015 Convention.

A ticket to the Opening Reception is included in your Full Design Conference Registration.

Following our Opening Reception, please join us for one of the two great ticketed events below. Each ticket includes entry to our Wind Down Reception at the Hilton at the conclusion of the event. Coffee, tea and dessert will be offered.