The Roles and Responsibilities for Designers in Providing Building Envelope Solutions

Presented by Taymaz Rastin & Stephanie John
January 09, 2020 | By Webmaster

Luncheon Meeting Notice
Thursday, January 9th, 2020 

The Roles and Responsibilities for Designers in Providing Building Envelope Solutions to Minimize Risk
Presented by Taymaz Rastin & Stephanie John
Taymaz Rastin is a lawyer at Jenkins Marzban Logan LLP in Vancouver, BC, with a practice concentrated in commercial, construction, and regulatory dispute resolution. He also regularly advises Engineers and Geoscientists BC on its professional practice guidelines.  Taymaz has represented clients in all levels of court in British Columbia and before various administrative tribunals. He has been retained by businesses, individuals, and public bodies in disputes involving contracts, real estate, construction, professional standards, economic torts, corporate governance, partnerships, and civil fraud.  
This presentation will explore the role and responsibilities of the various types of consultants in a restoration project as well as new construction and what each could do to minimize his/her risk and potential liability.
Attendees will:
  1. Understand the role architects play in designing building envelope enclosures.
  2. Understand the role the suppliers/manufacturers play in the building envelope enclosures.
  3. Understand the role building envelope engineers play in the design of building envelope enclosures.
  4. How each key role can mitigate their potential risk.
AIBC Members will receive 1 Core LU (Learning Unit) for attending this event.
LOCATION: Sandman Hotel, 180 West Georgia Street, Vancouver 
Enter Moxie’s Classic Grill escalator entrance. The ballroom is located straight through the restaurant at the back of Moxie’s. 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Luncheon (buffet)
12:15 - 12:30 pm Chapter Business 
12:30 - 1:30 pm Guest Speaker Presentation 
$38.00 + GST for pre-registered CSC members / Association Executive Directors 
$48.00 + GST for non-members 
Sandman Hotel Parking: Enter off Cambie Street, pass the Sandman Hotel Breezeway, underground parking to the left, press buzzer to access parkade and take elevator to restaurant level. Cost is $1.25 per 15 minutes. 
Easy Park: Across the street on the corner of Georgia and Cambie Streets. Cost is $1.50 per 30 minutes. 
Exit at Stadium-Chinatown Station. Walk 2 minutes.