|The 2013 Education Program was designed around three main themes: Evolving Education, Leveraging Existing Technology, and Emerging Practices. The Evolving Education sessions addressed specialized code topics at an intermediate to advanced level, and provided a close examination of a specific code subject. The Leveraging Existing Technology sessions addressed existing technology that is assisting individuals in the building safety industry to operate more efficiently. The programs were interactive and focused on the real-world benefits of using the highlighted technology. The Emerging Practices education sessions addressed leading-edge topics that were presented by visionaries in the building safety industry. These programs provided information that helped position participants to become aware of practices or information that will affect the industry in ten years or more.