Vancouver Island Chapter
Conferences
2019 Technical Session Summaries and Schedule at a Glance

 

 

Join us in Regina for the CSC Annual Conference. The CSC Conference 2019 Organizing Committee looks forward to hosting you!
May 22 - 26

 


For Schedule at a Glance   click  Latest update: May 14, 2019

To view the Techincal Session Summaries scroll down 

Host Hotel:
 
Delta Hotel Regina 

1919 Saskatchewan Drive, Regina, Saskatchewan  S4P 4H2 
             Direct: (306) 525-5255 ? Web Site: click HERE 

 

 

Pre-Conference Tour Mosaic Stadium has been arranged for Wednesday May 22nd, if interested click HERE

 

NOTE: A link to the PRESENTATIONS will be emailed to all confirmed delegates prior to the conference.  

* SCHEDULE TOPIC, SPEAKER AND/OR DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

~ Technical program will offer AIA continuing education Credits ~

 
THURSDAY MAY 23, 2019 TECHNICAL SESSIONS
To view the summary, click on the links below (information will be added when available)

 

Time: 7:30 - 8:45AM

Welcome Breakfast for Delegates and Companions - Ballroom

Presentation by the Conference charity: Street Culture Project Inc.

Time: 9:00 - 10:00AM

1A – CCDC 30: Integrated Project Delivery Contract Overview

Session Presented by: Eric Lee; Secretary of Canadian Construction documents Committee

SUMMARY

1B – Preventable Curtain Wall Failures

Session Presented by: Anthony S. Santocono; Arconic

SUMMARY

1CFire-Resistance and Firestopping

Session presented by: Bill McHugh; Firestop Contractors International Association

SUMMARY   

Time: 10:30 - 11:30AM

2A – New Mosaic Stadium Case Study

Session presented by:

SUMMARY 

2B – NECB and the Road to Net Zero

Session presented by: Nick Schook, Ben Francis; Red Pelican

SUMMARY

2C – Innovation in Mass Timber Construction

Session presented by: Jerry Calara; Wood Works

SUMMARY   

Time: 11:45 - 1:30PM 
  
Keynote Luncheon
Lunch in the Ballroom with Keynote Speaker:
Greg Johnson, Tornado Hunter

Time: 1:45 - 2:45PM

3A - ALTERNATE COMPLIANCE: Planning for Conservation

Session presented by: Donald Luxton; Donald Luxton and Associates

SUMMARY  

3B – Insurance Myths and Understanding

Session presented by: Anthea Mumby; Mumby Insurance

SUMMARY

3C – High Performance Glazing - Window and Door Advances for Better Buildings

Session presented by: Al Dueck; Duxton

SUMMARY 

Time: 3:15 - 4:15PM 

4A – A New World of Acoustics

Session presented by: Bob Lang; Armstrong World Industries Inc.

SUMMARY

4B – NECB 2017 Overview and Compliance

Session presented by: Dave Brettall; City of Halifax

SUMMARY 

4C – Concrete Specifications and the Impact on the Producer and Owner

Session presented by: Dennis Fox

SUMMARY  

 

FRIDAY MAY 24, 2019 TECHNICAL SESSIONS

 

Time: 9:00 - 10:00AM

5A – Passive House Design: A Primer

Session presented by: Michael Nemeth; Passive Solar Canada 

SUMMARY  

5B – Understanding and Preventing Floor Covering Failure

Session presented by: Chris Maskell; National Floor Covering Association

SUMMARY

5C – Recent Developments in Construction Case Law

Session presented by: Angela Stolz, Heather Franklin; McDougall Gauley LLP

SUMMARY   

Time: 10:30 - 11:30AM

6A – Acoustic Misconceptions in Design and Construction

Session presented by: Kiyoshi Kuroiwa; Aercoustics

SUMMARY

6B – Structural Masonry in Multi Story Buildings and Movement

Session presented by: Sasha Kisin; The Canadian Masonry Design Centre

SUMMARY 

6C – U or R College Avenue Campus Renewal Project - Historical and Technical Perspective

Session presented by: James Youck, Kate Johnson, Kaylon Weisbrod, Carol Reyda, Paula Manz; PA3


 
SUMMARY
    

11:45 - 1:45PM 

Keynote Luncheon 
Lunch in the Ballroom with keynote Speaker: Kendal Netmaker, Entrepreneur, Author 

 
Time: 2:00 - 3:00PM 

7A – Construction Procurement: an Owners Perspective on Collaboration

Session presented by: Neil Paskkewitz; University of Regina

SUMMARY

7B – Women in the Industry: A Panel Discussion on Technical Writing, Design & Other Relevant Topics 
 
Session presented by: Panel consisting of:

    • Abigail MacEachern, RSW, Pomerleau
    • Colleen Barabonoff, RSW Book Spec Inc
    • Kelly Sawatzky, RSW, The office of mcfarlane biggar architects + designers 
    • Alana Sunness Griffith, FCSI, CCPR (retired)
    • Melodie Pike, CTR, USG

SUMMARY  

7C – Joint Research on EPS Shrinkage in Conventional Roof Assemblies
 
Session presented by: Blair Bennett, CTR; Soprema - Director of Sales Western Canada
 
SUMMARY
  

Time: 3:30 - 4:30PM

8A – Consideration of Climate Change in thte Design of Public Infrastructure
 
Session presented by: Darrell Dormuth; Associated Engineering

SUMMARY

8B – Thin Film Intumescent Fire Protection

Session presented by: George Guanci; Sherwin Williams Canada

SUMMARY

8C – Blowing a lot of hot air - new tools, research and site quality in the Air Barrier industry

Session presented by: Ryan Dalgleish; Building Professionals

SUMMARY

Time: 5:30 - 11:00PM 

Get ready for FUN NIGHT sponsored by:   cgc

 

“Experience Regina Tailgate Party” 

CSC FUN NIGHT 2019

@ EVRAZplace 
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A ticket is required for this event    

 

This year the CGC Fun Night will be “Experiencing a Regina Tailgate Party” and the Social Committee would like to remind everyone to bring their favourite sports shirt or jersey to wear at the event. It’s shaping up to be great evening,

see you there.