March Luncheon: Understanding Embodied Carbon in Glass
In Person or Virtual
February 07, 2023 | By Daniel
Construction Specifications Canada Vancouver Chapter
Understanding Embodied Carbon in Glass Presented by: Bryce Given with Vitro Architectural Glass In-Person or Zoom - Thursday March 9, 2023
Learn how high-performance architectural glass contributes to embodied carbon and how it can significantly improve the energy efficiency of buildings while reducing their operational carbon.
Defining Embodied Carbon and where to find this information for a manufactured product
Reducing Embodied Carbon and Operational Carbon to postively affect the natural environment quality.
Strategically selecting combinations of low-e coatings and glass substrates to lower building energy usage and Operational Carbon.
Planning for challenges to a project's Embodied Carbon reduction goals and the maintenance of sustainable building practices.
SPEAKER - Bryce Given
Bryce Given is the Architectural Manager for Vitro Architectural Glass in BC, AB, and the Northwest US, helping designers, architects, and contractors navigate the glazing selection process and this wonderful material's influence on energy performance, aesthetics, comfort, and connectivity. Bryce has been in the commercial construction industry for 17 years, 1/3rd of which has been spent representing float glass suppliers. Bryce is a member of the Board with the Washington Glass Association and appreciates a nuanced and holistic approach to glass selection.
LOCATION: Hotel Le Soleil - 567 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC AGENDA: 11:30 - 1:00 pm Luncheon 12:00 - 1:00 pm Guest Speaker Presentation
Zoom 12:00 - 1:00pm Guest Speaker Presentation
COST: In Person Option $40.00 plus GST for pre-registered CSC members / Association Executive Directors $50.00 plus GST for non-members
Zoom $20.00 plus GST for pre-registered CSC members / Association Executive Directors $30.00 plus GST for non-members
PARKING: There is a pay parking facility across the street REGISTRATION: Register through Karelo: ONLINE REGISTRATION
COVID PROTOCOLS If you feel sick or have any flu like symptoms please do not attend and stay home. If you still wish to attend/view the presentation please let the organizer know, and we can forward on the zoom link. Masks are recommended to be worn during the presentation but under provincial law no longer required.