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AUSTRALIA'S EXCLUSIVE CONFERENCE ON FAÇADE DESIGN & ENGINEERING

Zak World of Façades is an International conference series on the subject of façade design & engineering. The conference now takes place in South Asia (India & Sri Lanka), South East Asia (Singapore & Indonesia), Greater China (Hong Kong), Middle East (United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait), Africa (Kenya), United Kingdom and now Australia.

Now in its 37th edition globally and the 1st edition in Australia, the conference will discuss the latest innovations and challenges in the construction industry pertaining to the building envelope and will showcase the latest technological solutions.

Visit www.zakworldoffacades.com for details of the previous events.

Who Should Attend this Conference

Architects, Facade consultants, Developers, Government officials, PMC's, Main contractors, Sustainability consultants, Fire consultants, Facade contractors, Cost consultants, Glass processors & Structural consultants.

Speakers

Richard Francis-Jones

Design Director, Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp

Richard Francis-Jones

Design Director, Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp


Topic: The Architectural Envelope: Performance and Meaning

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Kerryn Coker

Principal - Architectural Engineering Team Leader, Arup

Kerryn Coker

Principal - Architectural Engineering Team Leader, Arup


Topic: Façades – What’s new and what’s next?

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Fred Holt

Partner, 3XN

Fred Holt

Partner, 3XN


Topic: Performative patterns

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Troy Uleman

Director, PTW Architects

Troy Uleman

Director, PTW Architects


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Energy codes, ratings & guidelines for façades

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Hugh Keithly

Director - Façade Engineering, Arcadis

Hugh Keithly

Director - Façade Engineering, Arcadis


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Energy codes, ratings & guidelines for façades

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Jessica Liew

Director, Plus Architecture

Jessica Liew

Director, Plus Architecture


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Energy codes, ratings & guidelines for façades

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Benjamin Hughes-Brown

Director, Ignis Solutions

Benjamin Hughes-Brown

Director, Ignis Solutions


Topic: AS 5113 full scale wall test compliance

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Oliver Ng

Director, BG&E Façades

Oliver Ng

Director, BG&E Façades


Topic: The current state of façades in Australia

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Tony Grist

Head of Design - Architecture, Hassell

Tony Grist

Head of Design - Architecture, Hassell


Topic: PechaKucha: 60 Martin Place - Sydney; Explorations in Civic Form

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Andrew Cortese

Managing Partner, Grimshaw

Andrew Cortese

Managing Partner, Grimshaw


Topic: Climate : Landscape : Porosity

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Li Yang

Technical Director - Built Environment, Aurecon

Li Yang

Technical Director - Built Environment, Aurecon


Topic: Challenges and opportunities on super high rise façades in Australia

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Robert Ousey

Principal, Architectus

Robert Ousey

Principal, Architectus


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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Kieran Rice

Technical Director - Façade Practice Lead ANZ, AECOM

Kieran Rice

Technical Director - Façade Practice Lead ANZ, AECOM


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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Mark Curzon

Director of Architecture, Fender Katsalidis

Mark Curzon

Director of Architecture, Fender Katsalidis


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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John Perry

Associate Principal, Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp

John Perry

Associate Principal, Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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David Fung

Façade Director, Built

David Fung

Façade Director, Built


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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David Clark

Partner, Cundall

David Clark

Partner, Cundall


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Energy codes, ratings & guidelines for façades

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Oliver Varley

Associate, Inhabit Group

Oliver Varley

Associate, Inhabit Group


Topic: Navigating façade risk

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Mic Patterson

Director of Strategic Development, Schüco USA

Mic Patterson

Director of Strategic Development, Schüco USA


Moderator: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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Paul Stoller

Managing Director, Atelier Ten

Paul Stoller

Managing Director, Atelier Ten


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Energy codes, ratings & guidelines for façades

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Matthew Davidson

Associate, Inhabit Group

Matthew Davidson

Associate, Inhabit Group


Topic: Navigating façade risk

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Andrew Pike

National Product Manager - Swisspearl®, HVG Façade Solutions

Andrew Pike

National Product Manager - Swisspearl®, HVG Façade Solutions


Topic: Rear ventilated façade materials - Trespa® Meteon & Swisspearl®

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Valentín Tijeras García

VP - Global Product & R&D, Cosentino Group

Valentín Tijeras García

VP - Global Product & R&D, Cosentino Group


Topic: A practical approach to façades for a diverse range of applications

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Clare Parry

Director, Grün Consulting

Clare Parry

Director, Grün Consulting


Moderator: PANEL DISCUSSION: Energy codes, ratings & guidelines for façades

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Steven Theron

Technical Sales Representative, Sika

Steven Theron

Technical Sales Representative, Sika


Topic: Sealing & bonding technologies in façades

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Michael O'Reilly

Design Director - Exteriors Asia Region, Permasteelisa

Michael O'Reilly

Design Director - Exteriors Asia Region, Permasteelisa


Topic: Curtain walls - A digitally engineered solution

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Deron Patterson

International Sales Manager – Flat Glass, Vitro Architectural Glass

Deron Patterson

International Sales Manager – Flat Glass, Vitro Architectural Glass


Topic: How low-e coatings improve building performance

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Phillip Davies

Consultant, Trosifol® World of Interlayers

Phillip Davies

Consultant, Trosifol® World of Interlayers


Topic: Which interlayer for which application ?

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Neil Weatherstone

National Product Manager - Trespa®, HVG Façade Solutions

Neil Weatherstone

National Product Manager - Trespa®, HVG Façade Solutions


Topic: Rear ventilated façade materials - Trespa® Meteon & Swisspearl®

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Frank Goudman

Sales Manager - Export, Renson

Frank Goudman

Sales Manager - Export, Renson


Topic: Natural ventilation & solar shading for high-rise buildings

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Sam Keung

Regional Manager - BU Fire Protection, Hilti

Sam Keung

Regional Manager - BU Fire Protection, Hilti


Topic: Fire protection system for vertical joints of curtain walling

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Speaker Presentations


Kerryn Coker Principal - Architectural Engineering Team Leader, Arup

Façades – What’s new and what’s next?

Fred Holt Partner, 3XN

Performative patterns

Benjamin Hughes-Brown Director, Ignis Solutions

AS 5113 full scale wall test compliance

Oliver Ng Director, BG&E Façades

The current state of façades in Australia

Tony Grist Head of Design - Architecture, Hassell

PechaKucha: 60 Martin Place - Sydney; Explorations in Civic Form

Li Yang Technical Director - Built Environment, Aurecon

Challenges and opportunities on super high rise façades in Australia

Oliver Varley Associate, Inhabit Group

Navigating façade risk

Andrew Pike National Product Manager - Swisspearl®, HVG Façade Solutions

Rear ventilated façade materials - Trespa® Meteon & Swisspearl®

Valentín Tijeras García VP - Global Product & R&D, Cosentino Group

A practical approach to façades for a diverse range of applications

Steven Theron Technical Sales Representative, Sika

Sealing & bonding technologies in façades

Michael O'Reilly Design Director - Exteriors Asia Region, Permasteelisa

Curtain walls - A digitally engineered solution

Deron Patterson International Sales Manager – Flat Glass, Vitro Architectural Glass

How low-e coatings improve building performance

Phillip Davies Consultant, Trosifol® World of Interlayers

Which interlayer for which application ?

Neil Weatherstone National Product Manager - Trespa®, HVG Façade Solutions

Rear ventilated façade materials - Trespa® Meteon & Swisspearl®

Frank Goudman Sales Manager - Export, Renson

Natural ventilation & solar shading for high-rise buildings

Sam Keung Regional Manager - BU Fire Protection, Hilti

Fire protection system for vertical joints of curtain walling

Schedule

  • Session - 1

    (08.50 - 10.40)

08:00 - 08:50

Delegate Registration

08:50 - 09:00

Welcome address

09:00 - 09:30

Façades – What’s new and what’s next?

09:30 - 10:00

The Architectural Envelope: Performance and Meaning

10:00 - 10:20

Curtain walls - A digitally engineered solution

10:20 - 10:40

Natural ventilation & solar shading for high-rise buildings

10:40 - 11:00

Networking Tea / Coffee Break

  • Session - 2

    (11.00 - 13.00)

11:00 - 11:20

The current state of façades in Australia

11:20 - 11:45

A practical approach to façades for a diverse range of applications

11:45 - 12:15

Performative patterns

12:15 - 13:00

PANEL DISCUSSION: Energy codes, ratings & guidelines for façades

13:00 - 13:40

Networking Lunch Break

  • Session - 3

    (13.40 - 15.40)

13:40 - 14:00

Climate : Landscape : Porosity

14:00 - 14:20

Challenges and opportunities on super high rise façades in Australia

14:20 - 14:40

AS 5113 full scale wall test compliance

14:40 - 15:00

Fire protection system for vertical joints of curtain walling

15:00 - 15:20

Rear ventilated façade materials - Trespa® Meteon & Swisspearl®

15:20 - 15:40

Sealing & bonding technologies in façades

15:40 - 16:00

Networking Tea / Coffee Break

  • Session - 4

    (16.00 - 17.50)

16:00 - 16:20

Navigating façade risk

16:20 - 16:27

PechaKucha: 60 Martin Place - Sydney; Explorations in Civic Form

16:27 - 16:47

How low-e coatings improve building performance

16:47 - 17:07

Which interlayer for which application ?

17:07 - 17:50

PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

17:50 - 17:55

Vote of Thanks & End of the Conference

17:55 - 19:00

Networking + Cocktails

Sponsors

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Associate Partners

Networking Partner

Strategic Partner

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Registrations for this event has been closed
For any queries, Kindly contact Chanda Nagpal at info@zakgroup.com

Venue

Parkside Ballroom, Level 2, International Convention Centre Sydney.
Kindly reach the venue on 8th February, 2018 at 8:00 am

address

Parkside Ballroom, Level 2, International Convention Centre Sydney

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FAQs

What is the registration fee to attend the conference?
A limited number of complimentary seats on first come first serve basis are reserved for Architects, Façade Consultants, Developers, Government Officials, Project Management Consultants, Main Contractors, Sustainability Consultants, Fire Consultants, Façade Contractors, Cost Consultants, etc. The online registration process needs to be followed to attain your entry pass for the event. Please note that the complimentary seats allocation are under the jurisdiction of the organizers. If you are a product/material supplier and intend to attend the conference, there would be a delegate fee of AUD 750 applicable per delegate.
Is the online registration the final step?
The online registration acts as an “Interest” for attending the conference. An internal system evaluates the registrations received and issues the confirmation/entry pass accordingly. The online registration alone DOES NOT stand confirmed without a confirmation/entry pass email from the organizers.
How long does to it take to receive the confirmation/entry pass post the online registration?
If successfully approved, it takes a maximum of 4-5 working days for the system to generate the confirmation number/pass. It is advisable to check your spam/junk folders as there maybe chances of the email landing in those folders. If you have not received your confirmation within the stipulated timeframe, please write to the organisers/reply on the acknowledgment email to check on the status.
Can I register at the venue directly?
No. All registrations are pre-approved online and no on-spot registrations are encouraged.
I received an invitation from one of the sponsors. Does it qualify as entry pass?
The invitation copy from the sponsors DOES NOT qualify as the entry pass. The invite mentions the registration process at the last page. All the recipients of these invitation copies are advised to follow the online registration process to attain their passes to be able to attend the event.
Can the registration be transferred to another colleague from the same organisation?
No. If you are not able to attend the conference after receiving your confirmation number/pass you will not be able to transfer the registration to your colleague.
Is this conference CPD approved? How many points will be credited to the CPD members attending the conference?
Yes, the conference is CPD approved and one point each for the hour of the conference proceedings attended will be credited to the CPD members. This, however, does not include the registration or networking hours
Will we get the certificates for attending?
CPD will directly issue certificates to the delegates post the conference.
What do we need to bring/show at the registration desk to collect the delegate badge & kit?
The registrations start at 0800 hrs. The team at the registration desk will be fully equipped with the details of those confirmed to attend. If your registration is confirmed, you will only be asked to quote your registration number and drop your visiting cards at the registration desk to collect your badge and kit.
How do I get a copy of the presentations delivered at the event?
Post the conference, the organisers will be uploading all the presentations who's permission has been received to distribute online at this event website.
What are the inclusions in a full day conference session?
The full-day conference will include access to the conference hall, exhibit area, lunch and networking session, delegate kits and presentation copies.
What is the maximum limit of complimentary passes per firm?
If your firm is on our guest list, then a maximum of 1-4 delegates passes per firm are allocated depending on the firm size. However, the seat allocation is on first come first serve basis.
When is the final deadline for registration?
As the seats are allocated on a first come first serve basis, the registration will close once the hall seating capacity is reached.
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