2014 Portland BEC Symposium

Jun 3 2014 - 7:30am - 4:30pm
Meeting Title: 

Breaking The Code... |


Convention Center Red Lion
1021 NE Grand Avenue
Portland, OR 97232


General Information

The Portland Building Enclosure Council is pleased to announce the 2014 Technology Sympo- sium. This years Symposium will focus on new code issues affecting the Building Enclosure.

The symposium is a one day event, comprised of presentations, speakers, and opportunities for sidebar conversations. The conference will bring together leading code knowledge from Canada and the United States focusing on existing and future building enclosures. The academic knowledge will be complimented by real world applications and case studies

  • Meet with the local representatives of leading building product manufacturers
  • This all day event includes continental breakfast and seated lunch.
  • Earn 6 AIA /CEU - LU/HSW

Speakers & Sessions

Theresa Weston
Session 1 - Writing Code

Dave Young, Kyle Silliker
Session 2 - Differences in the Code: Washington versus Oregon Energy Code

Stephane Hoffman
Session 3 - Meeting the Code: Choosing and Using Thermal Insulation Materials

Eric Anderson, Sean O'Shea
Session 4 - Attachment of Exterior Cladding through Continuous Exterior Rigid Insulation

Jessi Beitel
Session 5 - The Code: NFPA 285

Marty Houston, Hank McDonald
Bonus Session 6 - Type lll Buildings in the City of Portland


Registration Information


Membership Type Prior to May 6th After May 6th
Non-Members $75 $90
Members $50 $65


Symposium Sponsor

  • DuPont Tyvek

Meal Sponsors

  • Epro Waterproofing Systems
  • Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.

Primary Sponsors

  • Roxul
  • Soprema
  • Atlas Roofing
  • Prosoco
  • Firestone
  • STO
  • Hunter Insulation
  • VPI Windows
  • Atlas Supply
  • James Hardie Co.
  • Georgia Pacific
  • Cascadia Windows

Secondary Sponsors

  • Henry Company
  • Dow Insulation
  • SIGA
  • Fortifiber

Advance Registration is Closed.

A limited number of same-day walk-up registrations will be available at the event.

Portland BEC and SeaBEC Members: $50
Non-Members: $75