Schedule of Events

IIBEC Continuing Educational Credit
All registered attendees will receive Continuing Educational Hours (CEHs) based on hourly attendance at educational programs and the trade show.

AIA Continuing Educational Credit
AIA Credit has been submitted by IIBEC to AIA for approval.

Trade Show Continuing Educational Credit
Attendees will earn 2.0 CEHs for spending up to four hours on the trade show floor. Attendees who spend more than four hours at the trade show will receive 3.0 CEHs.

Listed below are the sessions that will be presented at the 2023 IIBEC International Convention and Trade Show.

Presentation Classification Codes:

  • Air Barriers: AB
  • Building Commissioning: BECxP
  • Building Enclosure: BE
  • Building Enclosure Technology: BET
  • Business/Professional Development: BPD
  • Codes & Standards: C&S
  • Exterior Wall: EW
  • Leak Detection: LD
  • Restoration: RS
  • Roofing: R
  • Waterproofing: WP
  • Wind: W
  • Safety: S
  • Sustainability: SUS
EventSpeaker(s)CEH CreditAIA CreditPresentation Classification
Friday, March 3
6:30 a.m. RCI-IIBEC Foundation / RCI Foundation Canada Golf Outing
7:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.Auxiliary Seminar – Use of UAS and Reality Capture Technology in Transforming the Future of Enclosure Assessment* Additional Fees Apply.Jenn Boelter; Thomas Gernetzke, F-IIBEC, RBEC; Robert Hendricks, PhD; Kimani Augustine, PE; Michael Cobb 4.5LU|HSWBET, EW

8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Auxiliary Seminar – Hazard Identification and Solutions for Compliance with Rooftop Fall Protection Regulations* Additional Fees Apply.Kevin Kelpe; Cody Atkinson; Kynan Wynne; Dustin Schneider; Eric ThillLU|HSWS

Committee Meetings
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.Education Committee
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.Concrete Moisture Subcommittee
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.Advocacy Committee
3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.Chapter Development Committee
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.Document Competition Committee
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.Interface Editorial Board
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Registration Committee
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.Committee on Diversity & Inclusion
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.Codes & Standards Committee
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.Emerging Professionals Committee
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.Ethics Committee
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.Industry Liaison Committee
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.Technical Advisory Committee
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.IIBEC Opening Reception
Saturday, March 4
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.Resilience - What Does That Mean for the Design of Buildings? (General Session)Donald (Don) Scott, PE, SE, FSEI, FASCE1LUBE, BED

No Paper

Emerging Professionals
8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.Stucco on an Island not so Far, Far Away-Directly Bonded Stucco Failure Investigation (General Session)Vu The Nguyen; Stewart Swing, RRO, RWC, RRC, EI1LU|HSWEW
9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.Break
Educational Programs - Concurrent (3)
9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.Digging Deep-Waterproofing Deep Foundations for New ConstructionAmos Chan, PE, BECxP, CxA+BE1LU|HSWWP

Assessment of Thermal Bridging of Fasteners through Insulated Roof AssembliesElizabeth Grant, PhD, RA; Georg Reichard, PhD; Eric Olson, P.E

Fifty Years of Roof ConsultingJim Koontz, RRC, PE1LUBE

10:45 a.m. -11:00 a.m.Break
Educational Programs - Concurrent (3)
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Building Fire Safety: No Singular Solution, It Takes a VillageEric Banks; Justin Koscher1LU|HSWBE

Enhancing Building Efficiency and Resilience with Solar-Reflective WallsAudrey McGarrell; Sarah Schneider1LU|HSWBET, EW, SUS

Emerging Professionals
Increasing Sustainability in the PVC Low Slope Roof Market Through RecyclingJennifer Oblock1LU|HSWR, SUS

Emerging Professionals
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.Region Meetings
1:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.Opening Ceremony and Keynote Speaker (Seth Mattison)
3:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.Trade Show Grand Opening and Reception
4:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.Product Demonstration - McElory Metal
5:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.Product Demonstration - Polyglass U.S.A., Inc.
6:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.Product Demonstration - Polyglass U.S.A., Inc.
Sunday, March 5
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Trade Show Open
9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.Product Demonstration - Holcim
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.Product Demonstration - Dorken Systems Inc.
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.Product Demonstration - Carlisle SynTec Systems
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.Awards Luncheon
Educational Programs - Concurrent (3)
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.Historic Industrial Building Reuse and the Building EnclosurePaul Bielicki, AIA, NCARB, LLED, AP; William G. Lehne, PE, CIT1LU|HSWBE, RS
Brick by Brick-Traditional and Unconventional Masonry Restoration StrategiesGloria Frank, EIT; Patrick Reicher, REWC, REWO, SE1LU|HSWEW, RS
Mysterious Moisture Marks – Assessment of Water Stains at Window GlazingPatrick St. Louis, LEED; Krishna Sai Vutukuru, PhD1LU|HSWEW
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.Break
Educational Programs - Concurrent (3)
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.Basics of Thin Brick Wall SystemsMary Donlon; Matthew Pitzer, AIA, LEED BD+C1
Change is in the Air (Barrier!)Benjamin Meyer, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP; Theresa Weston, PhD1LU|HSWEW, AB
Bridging the Generational Divide: Mentoring in a Hybrid Work EnvironmentKevin Palma, RWC, LEED, AP; Nichole Thomas1LUEW, AB
4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Break
Educational Programs - Concurrent (3)
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.Concept of Design ConsiderationsRichard L. Cook, Jr, F-IIBEC, RBEC, RRC, RWC, REWC, RRO, REWO, CCS, LEED, CSRP, SC ACEM1LU|HSWBE, BPD
Oh Hail! Metal Roofs, Hail Impact, and Long-Term PerformanceRon Dutton; Robert Haddock1LU|HSWR, S
Six Frequently Misunderstood Topics Related to Commercial Building EnclosuresAndrea Wagner-Watts1LU|HSWBE

Emerging Professionals
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
IIBEC 40th Anniversary Celebration
Monday, March 6
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.Wind Tunnel Testing of Edge Metal (General Session)Jim Kirby, AIA; 1LU|HSWBET, R

Emerging Professionals
8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.Break
Educational Programs - Concurrent (2)
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.Resilience and the Impact on RoofingBrian Chamberlain1R, S
Implications of Building Codes for the Repair of Buildings and Building EnclosuresAlan Mullenix, PE; Erik Wetzler1BE, C&S, RS
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.Break
10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.TBDCarol Haddock; Chris Butler
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.Recertification Resurgence—Mitigating Risk in our Nation's Older Structures (General Session)Tricia Fitzgerald, PE, LEED AP; Tarcisio Noguera PE, LEED AP, WMI1BE, R, S
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.Annual Meeting of the Members (Lunch Served)
Educational Programs - Concurrent (3)
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.Durability, The Forgotten Pillar of SustainabilityBrandon Gemme1LU|HSWBE, S
Mid-Century Modern Masonry MishapsEdward Gerns, RA, LEED, AP; Leah Ruther1LU|HSWEW, R
There’s a Lot of Hot Air in Consulting What’s It All About?Jennifer Keegan, AAIA; Darbi Krumpos1LU|HSWBPD

Emerging Professionals
2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.Break
Educational Programs - Concurrent (3)
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.Prefabricated Wall Panels - Lessons LearnedLee Cope; Nicholas Floyd, PE1LU|HSWEW

Emerging Professionals
Lightning Protection Systems: Coordinating with the Building EnclosureKelley Collins; Tim Harger1LU|HSWBPD
The Business Case for Challenging the Status Quo and Improving Employee CultureEllen Thorp; Melissa Walker1LU|HSWBE, BET, R

Emerging Professionals
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. RCI-IIBEC Foundations’ Live Auction and Reception
7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.President’s Annual Banquet