FTI Codes & Advocacy

Session #1 (2:00 - 3:00 PM)

Wielding the stick: The leaders in energy code development and closing the performance gap

  1. Canadian code leadership: Review of codes in BC and Toronto and the impact of implementing TEDI – Ivan Lee, Morrison Hershfield
  2. Innovation in Seattle and Washington state: What is Seattle doing to move the needle on envelope performance? How is it impacting what gets installed? Duane Jonlin, City of Seattle
  3. Envelope backstops and their implications as thermal bridging is addressed - Stéphane Hoffman, Morrison Hershfield

Moderator: Sophia Salah, SGH

Session #2 (3:15 - 4:15 PM)

Dangling the Carrot: How to drive the market with public policy incentives

  1. Incentives and building performance standards - Amy Boyce, Institute for Market Transformation
  2. Policy pathway for adoption, Federal level incentives, how to engage in public policy - Marc LaFrance
  3. A Canadian policy perspective - David Heska, WSP Canada

Moderator: Irene Martin, Arup

Session #3 (4:15 - 5:15 PM)

Meeting the Challenge: The façade industry’s response

  1. Improving glass performance - Kayla Natividad, NSG
  2. Focusing on fenestration frame performance - Todd Frederick, FreMarq
  3. Addressing the challenges in unitized curtainwall - Andrea Zani, Permasteelisa
  4. Solving the thermal bridging challenge for rainscreen walls - William Green, Technoform

Moderator: Helen Sanders