Upcoming Meetings

2018 Portland BEC Symposium

Jun 5 2018 - 7:30am - 5:00pm
Meeting Title: 

Enclosure Durability


The Oregon Zoo 4001 SW Canyon Road Portland, OR 97221


General Information

The Portland Building Enclosure Council is pleased to announce the 2018 Technology Symposium. This year’s Symposium will focus on durability issues affecting the Building Enclosure.

The symposium is a one-day event, comprised of presentations, speakers, and opportunities for sidebar conversations. The conference will bring together leading code knowledge from Canada and the United States focusing on existing and future building enclosures. The academic knowledge will be complimented by real world applications and case studies

  • Meet with the local representatives of leading building product manufacturers
  • This all day event includes continental breakfast and seated lunch.
  • 6 AIA /CEU - LU/HSW expected

Speakers & Sessions

Catherine Houska
[Session 1 - Metal Selection and Design for Longevity]

Mike Dutton
[Session 2 - Curtainwall Loads and Testing]

Andre Desjarlais
[Session 3 - Envelope Air Leakage Tools]

Ethan Martin
[Session 4 - ]

David Nicastro
[Session 5 - Durability as a Factor in Construction Litigation]


Registration Information


Membership Type Cost
Non-Members $100
Members $75


Symposium Sponsor

  • VaproShield

Meal Sponsors

  • Atlas Supply
  • Georgia Pacific


  • James Hardie
  • Window Tech
  • Roxul
  • GCP (Grace)
  • Siga Cover
  • Fortifiber
  • Henry Company
  • Dow Corning
  • Dupont/Tyvek
  • Polycoat Products
  • Kawneer
  • Protecto Wrap
  • Laminators Inc.
  • Sika Sarnafil Roofing Systems
  • Westcoat Specialty Products
  • Epro Waterproofing
  • Soprema
  • USG
  • Emseal Joint Systems
  • VPI Windows
  • Cascadia Windows
  • STO

Bag Sponsors

  • Henry Company


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