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Italian Cultural Centre Society

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3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

April 2016

APEGBC/BCBEC Event – Part 5

April 21, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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Half Day Seminar: Part 5 – Beyond Air, Heat & Moisture This half day seminar looks at the Part 5 requirements going beyond heat, air & moisture in the BCBC & VBBL. Speakers specialized in their respective fields will cover fundamentals and discuss criterias for structural, acoustic & fire considerations for the building envelope. AIBC Learning Units (LUs): 3 Core Cost: $75 +GST (until April 7) & $85 +GST (after April 7) Register: Online

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February 2017

BC Housing – BCBEC Building Smart Workshop

February 2, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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$85

Presented by the British Columbia Building Envelope Council and BC Housing

This half-day workshop focuses on the thermal and moisture performance of highly insulated wall assemblies for new and retrofit buildings. Industry experts discuss the latest research with practical solutions for building durable assemblies.

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June 2017

APEGBC and BCBEC – Air Tightness in Buildings

June 21, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC and BC Building Envelope Council - Air Tightness in Buildings This half-day seminar will be taking a holistic look at air barriers and air leakage. First looking at the history of air barriers, we will review the science behind it and the significance and/or consequences of their introduction back in the late 70’s early 80’s. We will then hear of the new City of Vancouver policy surrounding new buildings air tightness requirements,…

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February 2018

BCBEC – Building Smart with High Performance Concrete Envelopes

February 27, 2018 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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British Columbia Building Envelope Council - Building Smart with High Performance Concrete Envelopes This half-day workshop will focus on concrete envelopes for Part 9 and Part 3 construction. Energy and thermal requirements play an increasingly important role in residential construction. Industry experts will discuss the latest research on how concrete envelopes can help deliver results as well as the most effective ways to meet the new BC Energy Step Code standards. Topics for discussion include precast concrete, sandwich concrete walls,…

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May 2018

RCI Western Canada Chapter – Litigation Basics and Case Studies

May 11, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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$169

RCI Western Canada Chapter - Litigation Basics and Case Studies Jerry Abendroth, RRC, RWC, REWC, RBEC, CDT, Senior Facilities Consultant, Terracon Session 1 - Litigation Basics Session 2 - Roof Considerations and Related Case Studies Session 3 - Behavior of Sealants and Related Case Studies Session 4- Multifamily Construction and Related Case Study Session 5 - Legal Case Studies and Concluding Remarks TPO Roofing Systems, Helene Hardy Pierce – TPO Roofing Systems Date: May 11, 2018 Time: 8 a.m. -…

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June 2018

BCBEC – Combustible Windows and Combustible Facade Components

June 21, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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British Columbia Building Envelope Council - Combustible Windows and Combustible Façade Components in Non-Combustible Construction – Testing, Research, and Expanding Methods for Compliance We desperately need better energy efficiency from building enclosures, from both windows and insulated wall assemblies. Today, the best products and components to enable this are generally made from low conductivity materials. Most of these materials also happen to be combustible – at least, to some extent. Even so, combustible components such as cladding supports and window…

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September 2018

BC Building Envelope Council – Selecting Windows for the Step Code

September 27, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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BC Building Envelope Council - Selecting Windows for the Step Code Learn how windows can optimize the energy efficiency of a house by diving into the technology behind the glass and the frame. Gain insight into how window U values and solar heat gain can impact code compliance and specific steps of the energy step code. Understand the unintended consequences with selecting windows with high solar heat gain. How to address life safety in the building code and when is…

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November 2018

CSC Vancouver Chapter – Emerging Solutions, Products and Methods for Getting to Net-Zero

November 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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Construction Specifications Canada Vancouver Chapter - Emerging Solutions, Products and Methods for Getting to Net-Zero Significant strides have been made in Canada with regards to the development of net-zero / zero carbon building policies and programs, ranging from provincial legislation to municipal policy to voluntary green building programs. These policies and programs have been primarily influenced using data-driven guidance, which has led to an in-depth understanding of the building strategies and technologies that are required to meet these high performance…

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January 2019

BC Building Envelope Council – Building Smart with Site and Foundation Drainage

January 17 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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BC Building Envelope Council - Building Smart with Site and Foundation Drainage Foundation drainage problems and moisture accumulation can have various consequences, ranging from being a minor nuisance to resulting in serious structural damage and/or health issues. The causes of such moisture can be difficult to diagnose, and challenging and expensive to remediate due to access limitations and the invasive nature of some repairs. However, many of these problems can be prevented by incorporating best practices into the original design,…

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RCI Western Canada Chapter – 2019 Conference and AGM

January 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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RCI Western Canada Chapter - 2019 Conference and AGM Resiliency, Sustainability, & Adaptability of Low Slope Roofing Systems Observations from the Field Climate Change and Roof Design Waterproofing and Railings Designing Lowslope Roofs for Wind Up-Lift Resistance Date: January 25, 2019 Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Location: Italian Cultural Centre, 3075 Slocan Street, Vancouver Cost: $185 (delegates); $40 (students) Learning Units (LUs): 5.5 Core Register: Click here

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February 2019

BC Building Envelope Council – Building Smart with High Performance Building Design

February 26 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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BC Building Envelope Council - Building Smart with High Performance Building Design This workshop will focus on innovation and building design considerations required for single and multi-unit buildings. It will explore concepts and design rules of thumb to achieve higher standards for livability, high-performance sustainability with carbon neutrality, and durability of assemblies. Industry leaders will discuss a variety of topics, including: wall, roof and attic performance, prefab assemblies, taller mass timber buildings, lighting and thermal comfort. Date: February 26, 2019…

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May 2019

RCI Western Canada Chapter – Spring Seminar

May 10 @ 7:00 am - 4:30 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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$185

RCI Western Canada Chapter - Spring Seminar Roofing Over Challenging Interior Conditions… Experiences from the field, Guillaume Vadeboncoeur, P.Eng., LEED AP, WSP Design, Construction and Review of Building Enclosures for Multi-Zoned Facilities, David Fookes, P.Eng., Morrison Hershfield Roofing Membrane Recover vs Roof System Replacement - When is it Appropriate? Doug Wells, RRO IRC Building Sciences Traffic Deck Coatings – Lessons learned via case studies, Brian Boomars, P.Eng.,IRC Building Sciences Moisture Accumulation in Closed Cell Insulation – Field data from western…

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BC Building Envelope Council – The Heights, A Passive House Journey

May 16 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Italian Cultural Centre Society, 3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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BC Building Envelope Council - The Heights, A Passive House Journey Cornerstone Architecture embarked on a project with the cooperation of Eighth Avenue Developments and Peak Construction to explore constructing a large multi-family building to the Passive House Standard. The Heights is a six storey, 85 unit mixed-use building, approved under the City of Vancouver’s Rental 100 program. The building has been in operation for one year. We will tell the tale of our journey, the decisions on the building…

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