Summer Conference 2018

Schedule of Events

Monday, July 30, 2018

9:00 am
1:00 pm
6:00 pm

Facade Tectonics Forum
Facade Tectonics Forum
Marketing Committee Dinner

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

9:00 am
10:00 am – Noon
1:00 pm

IGMA Board of Directors (Closed)
ET&I Task Groups:

  • Thermal Stress Research Update
  • Gas Measurement
  • VIG Update
  • Advanced Fenestration Testing / IGCC Provisional Certification
  • Material Transparency (including LCA)
  • Field Correlation Study (Members Only)

6:00 pm

President’s Welcome Reception (Business Casual Dress)

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

7:00 am – 9:00 am
7:30 am
9:00 am

IGNITE Breakfast (Sponsor Presentations)
Certification Task Groups:

  • Sealant Task Group
  • Spacer Equivalency Task Group
  • IGCC-IGMA Program Report
  • IGMAC Program
  • Design Considerations for Oversized IGU Constructions
  • TM-4520 Quality Forms and Records

12:00 noon

Lunch Presentation: Bird Collisions with Glass: An opportunity for Conservation and Innovation
Krista De Groot (Canadian Wildlife Services) and David Bruce (consultant)

1:00 pm

Education & Safety Task Groups:

  • Glass Safety Awareness
  • IG Fabricator Workshop
  • Leadership Development Program
  • Do’s & Don’ts of Safety
  • LDP Program – Oak Moser, Coaching2Connect

6:00 pm

Member Networking Theme Dinner (Angry Birds)


Thursday, August 2, 2018

7:30 am
9:00 am

The Future of IGMA: An Interactive Session with the IGMA Board of Directors
TSC Task Groups:

  • Unsupported IGU Edges
  • Edge Pressure on IGUs
  • IG Cavity Width
  • Visual Quality
  • IG Cavity Compensation
  • Thermal Stress

1:00 pm

IG Fabricator Workshop Session: Hands-On Forensic Investigations SOLD OUT!


Member – $925 USD
Non Member – $1,600 USD
Spouse – $250 USD

A 5% GST tax will be added to all registration fees.

Cancellation received at this office before JULY 2, 2018 will qualify for a refund less an administrative charge of $150 USD. CANCELLATIONS MADE AFTER JULY 2, 2018 WILL NOT BE REFUNDED

In the event the meeting fails to take place as scheduled or is interrupted and/or discontinued or access to the premises is prevented or interfered with by reason of any strike, lock-out, act of God, act of war, emergency declared by any government agency or for any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Alliance, the delegate releases the Alliance from all damages and agrees that the sole liability of the Alliance shall be to return each delegate registration fee paid, less a pro-rated share of costs committed by the Alliance.


JW Marriott Parq Vancouver
39 Smithe Street
Vancouver, BC  V6B 0R3
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Room Rate: $279 CAD (approx. $212 USD)
TAX: all guest room rates are subject to the applicable taxes


Room cancellations: Individual guest room deposits will be refunded if reservations are cancelled forty-eight (48) hours prior to the day of arrival. Non-cancelled room reservations (those that do not have an appropriate cancellation number) will not be refunded.


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