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Nov 17, 2021 — Dec 15, 2021
  • Webinar Series

Building Envelope Webinar Series, No. 2: 10 Killer Questions

Gain an understanding of the current issues facing the building industry in Canada.

New skyscrapers under construction

Date & Time

Starts

Nov 17, 2021 11:00am EDT

Ends

Dec 15, 2021 12:15pm EDT

Location

Online

Join UL’s building envelope experts for an interactive question-and-answer session about current issues impacting the building industry in Canada. 

Gain an understanding of the new energy code, building thermography and X-ray, and the quality control process. 

Event/Webinar series dates

  1. New Energy Code – Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. EDT
  2. Thermography and X-ray of the Building Envelope – Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. EDT
  3. Envelope Quality Control – Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. EDT

Speakers

Jean Loubert, ing.
Directeur adj., essais sur matériaux et systèmes 

Alexandre Pereda, ing.
Chargé de projet, évaluations et essais in situ

Julie Trottier, arch. PA LEED C+CB
Directrice, consultation et mise en service, 
bureau de Montréal 

Presentation language

French 

New Energy Code

Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. EDT

Learn more about the different approaches you may take to assess the thermal performance of your products, assemblies and systems. Gain an understanding of the advantages and limits of various 2D and 3D simulation tools.

Thermography and X-ray

Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. EDT

Thermography is the noninvasive tool of choice to guide our research during an investigation of vertical walls and roofs. But thermography is not as easy as it looks. Successful use of this powerful tool requires knowledge of how to collect and interpret the data. 

Envelope Quality Control

Dec. 15, 2021 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. EDT

The term "commissioning" is not yet widely used when discussing the envelope quality control process. Yet it is a continuous process, based on clear and well-documented evaluation parameters that have proven themselves. This validation and quality control process begins at design and continues until the occupant comfort is assessed.

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