Sisteccer XIII — International Facade Conference

SISTECCER, a joint production of ALUAR, DOW and VASA, has been consolidated through its previous twelve editions as a meeting place of excellence with experts from the country and abroad, to expand knowledge in technologies for building envelopes. Occurring every two years, the objective of SISTECCER is to publicize the various possibilities offered to architectural design by the products and technologies currently available in the construction market and share global trends affecting glass and glazing and design and performance. It is aimed at architects, engineers, advisors, manufacturers, glass processors for architecture, manufacturers of supplies for building enclosures, representatives of construction companies, from Argentina and neighboring countries.

Buenos Aires, July 14, 2023. ALUAR, Dow and Vasa, organizing companies of SISTECCER, International Facade Congress, announced that the 13th edition of the meeting will take place on September 14 at the Hotel Emperador in the city of Buenos Aires, and will be broadcast via streaming nationally and internationally.

The congress aims to disseminate the possibilities offered to architectural design, the products and technologies currently available in the construction market and global trends; It is aimed at architects, engineers, advisors, manufacturers, architectural glass processors, manufacturers of inputs for the enclosures industry and representatives of construction companies. Through its twelve previous editions, SISTECCER has established itself as a meeting space for experts from the country and abroad to broaden knowledge in technologies for building envelopes.

This XIII edition will delve into 3 thematic axes "See, Feel and Do". In the first place, the congress intends to broaden the gaze through multiple points of view to recognize in the developments of aluminum and glass facades, an envelope and the continuous dialogue between the interior and exterior. Regarding feeling, SISTECCER creates a framework of belonging to a great community and aims to build a modern look traversed by innovation and the incorporation of world trends. And finally, the congress is positioned as a dynamic and enriching meeting, which promotes exchange with prestigious local and foreign specialists.

The academic committee of the SISTECCER Congress is made up of Arch. Gabriela Elizabeth Nadal (ALUAR), Lic. Emir Debastiani (Dow), and Arch. Elisa Zicarelli (VASA).

Spaces for the face-to-face event are limited. To request an invitation or confirm attendance to the virtual event, it is necessary to pre-register at:

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Congress Background

SISTECCER is a joint realization of ALUAR, DOW and VASA.

ALUAR Aluminio Argentino is the only producer of primary aluminum in Argentina and the most important in Latin America. In addition, it has a plant for extruded and laminated products that supply many industries, being a leader in the local market for window and façade profiles, including its high-performance systems.

DOW’s ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company in the world. Dow's portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated, science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer applications.

VASA - Vidriería Argentina, a leading company in the production of glass for the construction and automotive industries in Latin America. Founded in 1938 and the result of the association of two of the largest glass manufacturers in the world: NSG Group – Pilkington and Saint Gobain, VASA implement the most advanced technology in the manufacture of a wide range of products. VASA employs more than 600 people and is present with operations in 4 countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay.