Natural Stone Institute


The Natural Stone Institute represents every aspect of the natural stone industry offering technical & training resources, professional development, regulatory advocacy, and networking events. Two prominent publications—the Dimension Stone Design Manual and Building Stone Magazine—raise awareness in the design community for best practices and uses of natural stone. It operates an industry accreditation program and two prestigious awards programs, as well as a CEUs for architects and designers.

AfterBash Session

Design Talk: Using Natural Stone in Landscape Architecture

Thursday, May 13 @ 1:00 pm ET

With so many building materials on the market today, what makes natural stone the best material for your application?  Join us as a group of design professionals discuss why they chose natural stone in their exterior projects.

  • Dive into the design process of several recent projects to explore the latest design trends, technology and the benefits of collaborating across disciplines.

  • Learn how you can satisfy many green building goals by using natural stone.

LABash Attendees:

  • Jane Bennett, Executive Vice President

  • Dacia Woodworth, A/D Liaison

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