Session ID Session Speakers Status Time
CE01 Passive House Workshop in Prince George, BC Andrea Frisque, P.Eng. (BC), LEED AP, CPHD Open 10:30 to 12:00
CE02 Supporting Inclusivity in Architecture Amy Norris, MRAIC, OAA Open 10:30 to 12:00
CE03 Revitalizing a Vancouver Legacy: Shannon Estate Redevelopment David Dove, FRAIC, Architect AIBC, LEED AP BD+C Open 10:30 to 12:00
CE04 Old to New: Creating Successful Additions to Heritage Buildings in Canada’s Capital Christopher Hoyt, MRAIC, OAA, AIA Over Full 10:30 to 12:00
CE05 Saving the Old: Structural Considerations for Heritage Buildings Tom Morrison, P.Eng., P.h.D., CAHP, APT, ISCARSAH, ICOMOS Open 14:00 to 17:30
CE06 Social Art of Architecture Stanley King, MRAIC, Retired Architect AIBC Open 14:00 to 17:30
CE07 Visual Language in the Presentation of Architecture: pictorial or written, it’s all about two-way communication Gordon Grice, FRAIC, OAA, ASAI Open 14:00 to 17:30
CE08 Moving Beyond Organic Material: The Impact of Biophilic Design landscape through Art, Design and Digital Representation Gina Page, OAA Intern Architect Open 14:00 to 17:00
CE09 Freehand Sketching for Architects Joel Berman, ALA, LEED-AP Open 14:00 to 17:30
CE10 Commercially Viable Net-Zero Carbon Design Andrea Frisque, P.Eng. (BC), LEED AP, CPHD Open 14:00 to 16:00
CE11 The Unofficial Story: Building the University of Waterloo 1957-2017 Rick Haldenby, FRAIC Open 16:00 to 17:30
CE12 Sharing the Realities of a BIM Transformation: Stop. Disrupt. Evolve Steve Nonis, OAA, AANB, MRAIC, LEED AP, CanBIM P3 Open 16:00 to 17:30
CE13 The Wooden City to Brick and Stone Fortress: A Pre-and-Post-Fire Report on Saint John and the Great Fire of 1877 Gary Hughes Open 8:30 to 10:00
CE14 Planning for the Future: Ecological and Human Wellbeing in Building Design Penelope Martyn, MRAIC, MAIBC, LEED AP BD&C Open 8:30 to 10:00
CE15 What Designing For the Future Looks Like - RAIC Age-Friendly Housing Options Task Force Thea Kurdi, RAIC Affiliate member, registered accessibility specialist with GAATES Open 8:30 to 10:00
CE16 Harbour Passage – How a cranberry trail on the waterfront is transforming Saint John Open 8:30 to 10:00
CE17 Open BIM and the transformation of architectural practice Erik Poirier, LEED AP Open 10:30 to 12:00
CE18 Accessibility Bootcamp Thea Kurdi, RAIC Affiliate member, registered accessibility specialist with GAATES Open 14:00 to 17:30
CE19 Ethics & Professional Conduct in North America Eric Pempus, FAIA, NCARB, CSI CCS, LEED GA, CMBA Open 16:00 to 17:30
CE20 Southlands and Paul Reynolds Community Centres: a case study of Atlantic Canada's first uses of CLT Rob Menchenton, MRAIC, NLAA Open 16:00 to 17:30
CE22 Designing for Change: Low Energy/Passive House in Multi-Residential Affordable Housing Projects in Ontario Emma Cubitt, OAA, MRAIC, LEED AP Open 8:30 to 10:00
CE23 Designing Your PATH to Quality - Enduring Ways in the Age of Immediacy Brian Palmquist, MRAIC, Architect AIBC,BEP, CP, LEED AP Open 8:30 to 10:00
CE24 La BIM ouverte et la transformation de la pratique architecturale Erik Poirier, LEED AP Open 10:30 to 12:00
CE25 Wind Tunnel vs. CFD in the Urban Realm Duncan Phillips, Ph.D, P.Eng. Open 8:30 to 10:00
CE26 International Union of Architects (UIA) Work Program: Architecture for All Bob Topping, MRAIC, OAA Open 10:30 to 12:00
CE28 Talent Management for Architectural Practices Rowley Mossop, BES (Architecture), AOCA, MBA Open 10:30 to 12:00
CE29 Seeing the Light – Solar Design in the Urban Context Ryan Danks, P.Eng. Open 10:30 to 12:00

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