Facades+ AM

THREE SESSIONS — ELEVEN SPEAKERS

Join Us in San Francisco

The program includes three sessions covering issues unique to the region—innovative building skins, high performance facade delivery, and San Francisco’s changing building fabric. These well-rounded, expert dialogues will inform and inspire.

The Facades+ conference series is a robust dialogue encompassing all things building skin—bridging the profession, industry, academia, operations, and ownership. We’ve distilled the best of the Facades+ 2-day event into a quick-take morning forum with a strong local flair. Facades+AM is returning to SF on June 7th, 2018.

Attendees Include:

  • AIA Members
  • Architects
  • Architecture Students and Faculty
  • Building Envelope Specialists
  • Construction Professionals
  • Contractors
  • Developers
  • Engineers
  • Manufacturers
  • Materials Specialists
  • Specifiers
  • …and you!

CONFERENCE CO-CHAIR

Emilie Hagen, Associate Director, Atelier Ten

CONFERENCE CO-CHAIR

Bruce McEvoy | Principal | Perkins+Will

Program:

  1. Beyond Little Boxes: Innovations in Facade Design and Delivery
  2. Redefining Performance: Designing the Enclosure of the new UBER HQ
  3. Signature San Francisco: Delivering the Bay Area’s Next Generation of Facades
  4. Extra Credit Afternoon: Stick Around for Lunch + 2 Additional CEU Presentations
 
Extra Credit Lunch and Learn After Facades+AM


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3 Exhibitor Presentations

Lunch will be served and 4 CEU credits will be provided. Directly follows the Facades+AM morning forum. Only $25.

  • Presentations by
    1. STI FIRESTOP (2 Credits)
    2. TBA
    3. TBA
  • Time + Location:
    June 7th, 2018, 1:00pm – 4:00 pm
  • LU eligible:
    3 LU/HSW hours

Sign up for the Extra Credit Afternoon using the button below.

Only $25 including lunch.
 
 

Program

The rapidly developing technology of high-performance facades has emerged as the key to building integration, and central to the realization of resilient buildings and a sustainable built environment. The building skin combines attributes of appearance and performance like nowhere else in architecture. We invite you to join the conversation as we bring this forum back to San Francisco on June 7th
 
  7:30 – 8:25    

Registration and Breakfast

   
  8:15 – 8:30  

Welcome

Emilie Hagen

Associate Director, Atelier Ten

Emilie Hagen is the Associate Director of Atelier Ten’s San Francisco office, and a member of the Façade Tectonics Steering Committee. She is an expert in building performance with over a decade of experience in the application of advanced building analysis, including facade optimization, shading analysis, net zero water and energy, resiliency, and carbon management.

  8:30 – 9:35  

1. Beyond Little Boxes: Innovations in Facade Design and Delivery

South and Eastern Neighborhoods of San Francisco are the site of radical transformations of the Bay Area’s building stock from multi-family residential to innovative medical and college campuses. Hear from AEC experts leaving their mark as they bring the next generation of buildings to San Francisco.

Presenters

Stanley Saitowitz Principal Natoma Architects

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Shruti Kasarekar
Associate
Atelier Ten

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Mark Cavagnero
Founding Partner
Mark Cavagnero

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  9:35 – 9:50  

Networking Break

Sponsored by   WWGlass
  9:50 – 10:55  

2. Redefining Performance: Designing the Enclosure of the new UBER HQ

The architects, engineers, and fabricators of Uber’s Mission Bay Headquarters will speak about their collaborative approach to delivering an iconic operable façade, and how they’ve redefined performance characteristics in the process.

Presenters

Alex Cox
Development Manager
Permasteelisa

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Karen Brandt
Senior Principal
Heintges

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Ryan Donaghy
Senior Associate
SHoP

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Sameer Kumar
Director of Enclosure
SHoP

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Thilo Wilhelmsen
Tender Leader
GARTNER

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  10:55 – 11:10  

Networking Break

Sponsored by   WWGlass
  11:10 – 12:15  

3. Signature San Francisco: Delivering the Bay Area’s Next Generation of Facades

Developers, Designers, and Engineers on premier projects such as Salesforce Tower, Transbay Terminal, and the Golden State Warriors Arena will share insights on the conceptualization, design, and delivery of enclosures on projects that are transforming the San Francisco streetscape and skyline.

Presenter

Mirjam Link
Senior Project Manager
Boston Properties

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Sanjeev Tankha
Director
Walter P Moore

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Daniel J. Dupuis
Principal
Kendall Heaton

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1:00 – 3:00

Extra Credit Lunch and Learn After Facades+AM

Lunch will be served and 3 CEU credits will be provided. Directly follows the Facades+AM morning forum. Only $25.

1. Understanding Perimeter Fire Barrier Systems in the Modern Age: Maintaining Integrity in Today’s Complex Designs

Instructor: Eric La Croix, STI Firestop

Workshop Description »

2. Designing Safer Glass Railings with Laminated Glass

Instructor: Mark S. Jacobson, Trosifol

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Sign up for the Extra Credit Afternoon using the button below.

LU eligible: 3 LU/HSW hours

Only $25 including lunch.

Join the dialogue!

Pricing

Pro/Faculty$99
Student$25
Facades+ Cancellation, Postponement, Substitution Policy and Terms Full registration amount returned if canceled before 11:59 pm EST May 4th, 2018. A|N will retain 10% of registration cost on any cancellations from May 4th, 2018 through 11:59 pm EST June 6th, 2018. There will be no refunds for cancellations after 11:59 pm EST June 6th, 2018. We encourage you to transfer your registration to a colleague instead of canceling.

Sponsors

Conference Chair

Our Exhibitors

Industry Partners

 

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Event Venue & Hotel

PARKING

  • Self-Parking at the Hotel Overnight: $40.00 + 14% tax Event attendees: discount rate $35.00 w/validation. Note that the clearance of the garage is 5’11”

EXHIBITOR LOGISTICS

  • SPONSORS CAN SET UP ON SUN. AFTERNOON & MON. MORNING 2 – 4 pm Sun. Sept. 24, day before event and/or 6:15 am Mon. Sept. 25, morning of event
  • Please do not send oversize packages or crates. This is a tabletop show, not a booth, and there is ltd. storage space at the venue. Please get approval ahead of time for anything oversized or the packages may be refused. Contact Susan Kramer at skramer@archpaper.com for Shipping Address and Logistics.
 

FAQs

  • Will I receive confirmation of my registration?
    Yes, once we have processed your registration and payment, you will get an email confirmation detailing your registration.
  • Do I need to bring my registration confirmation to the conference?
    Yes, it’s always a good idea.
  • What do I need to bring if I registered as a Student?
    Bring a current student ID card with your photo and present it when checking in.
  • When do I get my badge and/or event tickets?
    Badges will be provided at check-in at the site on the day of the event.

Photo Gallery

Photos from our recent Kansas City event at the Crown Plaza Downtown Hotel: Methods+Materials Gallery networking and rapt audience at the forum.

Sign up for Information on the Program & Sponsorships

Sponsorships
Diana Darling
ddarling@archpaper.com
212.966.0630 ex. 11
Event Logistics
Charlotte Barnard
cbarnard@archpaper.com
212.966.0630 ex. 37
Program/Speakers
Marty Wood
mwood@archpaper.com
212.966.0630 ex. 23