Welcome to CSI Cincinnati

The Cincinnati Chapter is in its seventh decade of serving the local design/construction community. Our membership is made up of architects, engineers, interior designers, facilities managers, contractors, product manufacturers and representatives, and others involved in the construction industry.  Find out more about the Cincinnati Chapter and CSI here.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

CSI is following the evolving situation to evaluate and communicate potential impacts on members and the AEC community.
Click here for information from the Institute and information regarding how this affects the certification exams.
Click here for a message from the CSI Cincinnati President.

Learn more about getting the most of your membership by getting involved
Registration is open for the Fall 2020 Exam Cycle
Early Registration: August 3 - 31, 2020
Standard Registration: September 1 - 30, 2020
Late Registration: October 1-30, 2020
Exam Window: November 2 - December 4, 2020
Becoming a CSI member gives you a wealth of benefits, including construction industry news and resources, standards and formats, networking opportunities, webinars, events, and member discounts
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New Day!
If you didn't already know, starting in September of 2019, we shifted our normal monthly program day to the Second Tuesday of each month. However, this day may change from time to time for special meetings.

Upcoming Events

Dec 8

CSI December Program - 3dx Scenic: A Tour - CANCELLED

Join us for this presentation and manufacturing plant tour where we will have the unique opportunity to visit a local manufacturing facility that produces epic brand expressions for the design community throughout the country.

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Jan 12

CSI January Program - Mass Timber Construction: Products, Performance, and Design

This presentation will provide a detailed look at the variety of mass timber products available, including glue laminated timber (glulam), cross laminated timber (CLT), nail laminated timber (NLT), heavy timber decking, and other engineered and composite

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Feb 9

CSI February Program - Adhered Masonry Veneer Systems

We'll explore the sometimes confusing and conflicting codes requirements of adhered masonry veneers along with industry standards and manufacturer recommendations.

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Mar 9


Educon combines educational opportunities with practical, real-world, product and service solutions for your business success

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Jun 9

CSI June Program - Awards and Whiskey

Join us and bring your significant other to an evening of awards, food, fun, and libations as we recognize the talent, achievements, and contributions of those who volunteer to support CSI Cincinnati!

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Jul 13

CSI July Program - Waterproofing: What to use Where

From raincoats, to umbrellas, to galoshes there are many ways to keep ourselves dry in a rain event. But how do we keep our built structures dry in inclement weather?

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