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THE WORLD'S LEADING 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 Asia (Singapore, India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines and Hong Kong), Middle East (United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait), Africa (Kenya, Morocco and South Africa), Europe (United Kingdom and France), Australasia (Australia and New Zealand) and the United States of America.

Now in it's 53rd edition globally and the 1st edition in Philippines, 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

Jojo Tolentino

President, AIDEA

Jojo Tolentino

President, AIDEA


Topic: Beyond the Pretty Face and Protective Skin: Building Façades as Public Service

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Carmelo Casas

Principal Architect, Casas+Architects

Carmelo Casas

Principal Architect, Casas+Architects


Topic: Designing modern contemporary façades

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Rogelio Garcia Villarosa

Managing Partner, R. Villarosa Architects

Rogelio Garcia Villarosa

Managing Partner, R. Villarosa Architects


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainability and innovation through façades

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Richard M. Garcia

Vice President, Visionary Architecture

Richard M. Garcia

Vice President, Visionary Architecture


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainability and innovation through façades

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Rebecca Plaza

Founder, Plaza + Partners

Rebecca Plaza

Founder, Plaza + Partners


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainability and innovation through façades

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Carla Cruz

Director, Arcadis

Carla Cruz

Director, Arcadis


Topic: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainability and innovation through façades

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Jose Pedro Recio

Principal Architect, Rchitects

Jose Pedro Recio

Principal Architect, Rchitects


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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William T. Ti Jr.

Principal Architect, WTA Architecture and Design Studio

William T. Ti Jr.

Principal Architect, WTA Architecture and Design Studio


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainability and innovation through façades

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Edwin Agustin

Vice President - Construction Administration, ALT Cladding

Edwin Agustin

Vice President - Construction Administration, ALT Cladding


Topic: Challenges in façade design & construction administration under the new Philippine green building code

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Benedicto Gavino

Principal Consultant, BLG Façade Design Consultancy

Benedicto Gavino

Principal Consultant, BLG Façade Design Consultancy


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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Ana M Ling

Partner, JSLA Architects

Ana M Ling

Partner, JSLA Architects


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainability and innovation through façades

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Nicolas Medrano

Associate Director, SOM

Nicolas Medrano

Associate Director, SOM


Topic: Does a façade have a soul? How façades can reveal a hidden story

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Alex Genato

Sr. Mechanical Engineer, ALT Cladding

Alex Genato

Sr. Mechanical Engineer, ALT Cladding


Moderator: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainability and innovation through façades

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Stefan Kling

Business Development Director, Priedemann Façade Experts

Stefan Kling

Business Development Director, Priedemann Façade Experts


Topic: Exhaust 2.0 – The ACT Façade for South East Asia

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Lionel Briswalter

Regional Façade Director APAC, Bouygues Batiment International

Lionel Briswalter

Regional Façade Director APAC, Bouygues Batiment International


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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Pegs Elumba

Principal Façade Consultant, Meinhardt Façade Technology

Pegs Elumba

Principal Façade Consultant, Meinhardt Façade Technology


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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Nina Yiu

Director - Building Envelope & Materials, Arup

Nina Yiu

Director - Building Envelope & Materials, Arup


Topic: Curtain wall from design to completion

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Efthimios Zizos

Projects Manager, Elval Colour

Efthimios Zizos

Projects Manager, Elval Colour


Topic: Challenges and developments in façades

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Matthew Penrose

Vice President, Vector Foiltec

Matthew Penrose

Vice President, Vector Foiltec


Topic: High performance, lightweight, long span building envelopes with ETFE

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Jianjun Yang

Chief Technical Officer, Xinyi Glass

Jianjun Yang

Chief Technical Officer, Xinyi Glass


Topic: Design and selection of energy efficient glazing for buildings in a hot climate zone

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Jay Register

Senior Group Leader, Sherwin-Williams Coatings

Jay Register

Senior Group Leader, Sherwin-Williams Coatings


Topic: Innovation in architectural metal coating systems

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Calvin Lee

Pre-Construction Services Director - Asia, Schüco International

Calvin Lee

Pre-Construction Services Director - Asia, Schüco International


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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Stephen Tanno

Director - Pre Construction, Schüco International

Stephen Tanno

Director - Pre Construction, Schüco International


Topic: A skin or a resilient wall

Topic: PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

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Jayrold Bautista

Senior Application Engineer - High Performance Building, Dow Chemical

Jayrold Bautista

Senior Application Engineer - High Performance Building, Dow Chemical


Topic: Emerging trends and technologies in façades

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Nitin Govila

Managing Director - APAC & MEA, Serge Ferrari

Nitin Govila

Managing Director - APAC & MEA, Serge Ferrari


Topic: Tensile membrane façade - Lightweight + durable

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Mina Jin

Territory Manager, Serge Ferrari

Mina Jin

Territory Manager, Serge Ferrari


Topic: Tensile membrane façade - Lightweight + durable

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Jean-Paul Moonen

Global Segment Manager - Architectural, Akzonobel

Jean-Paul Moonen

Global Segment Manager - Architectural, Akzonobel


Topic: Benefits of powder coatings in façade design

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Speaker Presentations


Jojo Tolentino President, AIDEA

Beyond the Pretty Face and Protective Skin: Building Façades as Public Service

Carmelo Casas Principal Architect, Casas+Architects

Designing modern contemporary façades

Edwin Agustin Vice President - Construction Administration, ALT Cladding

Challenges in façade design & construction administration under the new Philippine green building code

Stefan Kling Business Development Director, Priedemann Façade Experts

Exhaust 2.0 – The ACT Façade for South East Asia

Nina Yiu Director - Building Envelope & Materials, Arup

Curtain wall from design to completion

Efthimios Zizos Projects Manager, Elval Colour

Challenges and developments in façades

Jianjun Yang Chief Technical Officer, Xinyi Glass

Design and selection of energy efficient glazing for buildings in a hot climate zone

Jay Register Senior Group Leader, Sherwin-Williams Coatings

Innovation in architectural metal coating systems

Jayrold Bautista Senior Application Engineer - High Performance Building, Dow Chemical

Emerging trends and technologies in façades

Mina Jin Territory Manager, Serge Ferrari

Tensile membrane façade - Lightweight + durable

Jean-Paul Moonen Global Segment Manager - Architectural, Akzonobel

Benefits of powder coatings in façade design

Schedule

  • Session - 1

    (08.50 - 10.30)

08:00 - 08:50

Delegate Registration

08:50 - 08:55

Welcome address

08:55 - 09:25

Curtain wall from design to completion

09:25 - 09:50

Beyond the Pretty Face and Protective Skin: Building Façades as Public Service

09:50 - 10:10

High performance, lightweight, long span building envelopes with ETFE

10:10 - 10:30

Innovation in architectural metal coating systems

10:30 - 10:50

Networking Tea / Coffee Break

  • Session - 2

    (10.50 - 12.45)

10:50 - 11:10

Challenges in façade design & construction administration under the new Philippine green building code

11:10 - 11:30

A skin or a resilient wall

11:30 - 12:00

Does a façade have a soul? How façades can reveal a hidden story

12:00 - 12:45

PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainability and innovation through façades

12:45 - 13:40

Networking Lunch Break

  • Session - 3

    (13.40 - 15.40)

13:40 - 14:00

Designing modern contemporary façades

14:00 - 14:20

Exhaust 2.0 – The ACT Façade for South East Asia

14:20 - 14:40

Tensile membrane façade - Lightweight + durable

14:40 - 15:00

Challenges and developments in façades

15:00 - 15:20

Emerging trends and technologies in façades

15:20 - 15:40

Benefits of powder coatings in façade design

15:40 - 16:00

Networking Tea / Coffee Break

  • Session - 4

    (16.00 - 17.25)

16:00 - 16:20

Design and selection of energy efficient glazing for buildings in a hot climate zone

16:20 - 17:05

PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding Façade Process Management - FPM

17:05 - 17:10

Vote of Thanks & End of the Conference

Sponsors

Presenting Partner

Associate Partners

Strategic Partner

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Registrations for this event has been closed
For queries kindly write to us at info@zakgroup.com

Venue

City of dreams Manila, Philippines
Kindly reach the venue on 28th November, 2018 at 8:00 am

address

Ballroom, Level 1, City of Dreams, Manila

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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 USD 500 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.
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.
Can I use my personal id to register?
It is highly recommended that you use your company/official email id for registration to avoid any confirmation delay
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