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RCI Inc. issues call for abstracts

RCI Inc. has issued a call for abstracts for its 2018 Building Envelope Technology Symposium Nov. 16-17 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn.

The Building Envelope Technology Symposium is a two-day educational program offering cutting-edge information about the design, construction, maintenance and repair of modern and older building envelopes.

RCI is seeking abstracts spanning a variety of topics, including roofing, brick masonry, stone masonry, waterproofing, air barrier systems, and innovative technologies and practices. Abstracts of each paper should be 200 words and received at RCI headquarters by April 20. The RCI Building Envelope Symposium Committee will review abstracts, and authors will be notified regarding acceptance of abstracts by May 11. If accepted, papers should be received at RCI headquarters by July 13 for peer review.