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THE WORLD'S LEADING CONFERENCE ON FAÇADE DESIGN & ENGINEERING
Zak World of Façades is an International conference series on the subject of façade design & engineering. The conference now takes place in Asia (Singapore, India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines and Hong Kong), Middle East (United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait), Africa (Kenya, Morocco and South Africa), Europe (United Kingdom and France), Australasia (Australia and New Zealand) and the United States of America.

Now in it's 49th edition globally, 1st edition in Morocco, the conference will discuss the latest innovations and challenges in the construction industry pertaining to the building envelope and will showcase the latest technological solutions.

Visit www.zakworldoffacades.com for details of the previous events.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THIS CONFERENCE

Architects, Facade consultants, Developers, Government officials, PMC's, Main contractors, Sustainability consultants, Fire consultants, Facade contractors, Cost consultants, Glass processors & Structural consultants.

Speakers

Jesús Román

Project Director, Rafael de La-Hoz Arquitectos

Jesús Román

Project Director, Rafael de La-Hoz Arquitectos


Topic: Case study on the BMCE Rabat tower

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Abdelouahed Mountassir

Founder Architect, Abdelouahed Mountassir

Abdelouahed Mountassir

Founder Architect, Abdelouahed Mountassir


Topic: Architecture and Climate

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Tarik Oualalou

Design Principal, OUALALOU + CHOI

Tarik Oualalou

Design Principal, OUALALOU + CHOI


Topic: Case study on the façade design of the new Moroccan Cultural Center in Paris

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Patrick Genard

Director, Patrick Genard & Asociados

Patrick Genard

Director, Patrick Genard & Asociados


Topic: Sustainable facade design and architecture of Morocco

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Selma Zerhouni

Director, AM Editions

Selma Zerhouni

Director, AM Editions


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainable Buildings: Façades as the key element for efficiency

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Abdallah Chakrouni

Director, Façade Concepts

Abdallah Chakrouni

Director, Façade Concepts


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainable Buildings: Façades as the key element for efficiency

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Nesryne Lassoued

Architect, Fakher Turki and Partners (Tunisie)

Nesryne Lassoued

Architect, Fakher Turki and Partners (Tunisie)


Panelist: Panel Discussion : Sustainable Buildings: Façade as an Subject for Study and Training

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Dr. Kouadio N'Da N'Gessan

Professor, Ecole d'Architecture d’Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire)

Dr. Kouadio N'Da N'Gessan

Professor, Ecole d'Architecture d’Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire)


Panelist: Panel Discussion : Sustainable Buildings: Façade as an Subject for Study and Training

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Imane Bennani

Director, Ecole d'Architecture de Rabat-UIR

Imane Bennani

Director, Ecole d'Architecture de Rabat-UIR


Panelist: Panel Discussion : Sustainable Buildings: Façade as an Subject for Study and Training

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Rachid Tatlalou

Project Director, Colliers International

Rachid Tatlalou

Project Director, Colliers International


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainable Buildings: Façades as the key element for efficiency

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Ali Kabbaj

Director, SGTM

Ali Kabbaj

Director, SGTM


Panelist: Panel Discussion : Sustainable Buildings: Façade as an Subject for Study and Training

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Edouard Gillon

Senior Associate, WATG

Edouard Gillon

Senior Associate, WATG


Topic: Skyline design, Façade the medium

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Rachid Andaloussi

Principal, Agence Rachid Andaloussi

Rachid Andaloussi

Principal, Agence Rachid Andaloussi


Topic: Contemporary architecture under the light of Morocco

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Ignacio Fernández Solla

Associate Director, Arup

Ignacio Fernández Solla

Associate Director, Arup


Topic: IoT and Circular Economy applied to envelopes

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Rita Alaoui

Associate Architect, AGA Studio

Rita Alaoui

Associate Architect, AGA Studio


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainable Buildings: Façades as the key element for efficiency

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Régis Koryluk

Deputy General Manager, Efectis France

Régis Koryluk

Deputy General Manager, Efectis France


Topic: Building façade and fire safety

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Jacques Llados

Managing Director, Schüco International SCS

Jacques Llados

Managing Director, Schüco International SCS


Topic: Sustainability, necessity and opportunity for the building

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Franck Derouen

Global Director Architectural Coatings, Axalta Coating Systems

Franck Derouen

Global Director Architectural Coatings, Axalta Coating Systems


Topic: Latest trends in architectural powder coatings

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Hamid Batoul

Technical Director, Schüco International SCS

Hamid Batoul

Technical Director, Schüco International SCS


Topic: The challenges of designing façades in the context of responsible buildings

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Alexandre Krupka

Projects and Key Accounts Manager, Schüco International SCS

Alexandre Krupka

Projects and Key Accounts Manager, Schüco International SCS









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Bjorn Sanden

Market Development Manager, Kuraray/Trosifol

Bjorn Sanden

Market Development Manager, Kuraray/Trosifol


Topic: Laminated glass: Which interlayer for which application?

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Stéphane Guezo

Africa Area Manager, Schüco International SCS

Stéphane Guezo

Africa Area Manager, Schüco International SCS


Moderator: Panel Discussion : Sustainable Buildings: Façade as an Subject for Study and Training

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Mohammed El Kettani

Sustainability Manager, ALTO Ingénierie

Mohammed El Kettani

Sustainability Manager, ALTO Ingénierie


Panelist: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainable Buildings: Façades as the key element for efficiency

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Xavier Tourtchine

Director General, Elval Colour Ibérica

Xavier Tourtchine

Director General, Elval Colour Ibérica


Topic: Quality lies in the details: The ACP case

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Adil Moustakim

Business Development Manager, Schüco International SCS

Adil Moustakim

Business Development Manager, Schüco International SCS


Moderator: PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainable Buildings: Façades as the key element for efficiency

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Alex Dantziguian

Managing Director - MEIA, Technoform

Alex Dantziguian

Managing Director - MEIA, Technoform


Topic: Thermal break systems - The solution for saving energy, the environment and money

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Ellison Wang

Regional Manager - Africa, Guangdong Kinlong Hardware Products

Ellison Wang

Regional Manager - Africa, Guangdong Kinlong Hardware Products


Topic: Analysis of single vertical tension cable system

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Schedule

  • Session - 1

    (08.50 - 10.40)

08:00 - 08:50

Delegate Registration

08:50 - 08:55

Welcome address

08:55 - 09:00

Sustainability, necessity and opportunity for the building

09:00 - 09:25

Contemporary architecture under the light of Morocco

09:25 - 09:50

IoT and Circular Economy applied to envelopes

09:50 - 10:10

Latest trends in architectural powder coatings

10:10 - 10:30

Sustainable facade design and architecture of Morocco

10:30 - 10:50

Networking Tea / Coffee Break

  • Session - 2

    (10.50 - 12.45)

10:50 - 11:10

Case study on the façade design of the new Moroccan Cultural Center in Paris

11:10 - 11:30

The challenges of designing façades in the context of responsible buildings

11:30 - 12:00

Case study on the BMCE Rabat tower

12:00 - 12:45

PANEL DISCUSSION: Sustainable Buildings: Façades as the key element for efficiency

12:45 - 13:40

Networking Lunch Break

  • Session - 3

    (13.40 - 15.20)

13:40 - 14:00

Architecture and Climate

14:00 - 14:20

Laminated glass: Which interlayer for which application?

14:20 - 14:40

Building façade and fire safety

14:40 - 15:00

Quality lies in the details: The ACP case

15:00 - 15:20

Thermal break systems - The solution for saving energy, the environment and money

15:20 - 15:40

Networking Tea / Coffee Break

  • Session - 4

    (15.40 - 17.10)

15:40 - 16:00

Skyline design, Façade the medium

16:00 - 16:20

Analysis of single vertical tension cable system

16:20 - 17:05

Panel Discussion : Sustainable Buildings: Façade as an Subject for Study and Training

17:05 - 17:10

Vote of Thanks & End of the Conference

17:10 - 18:30

Networking Reception (by invite only)

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Associate Partners

Strategic Partner

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Due to an overwhelming response, registrations are now closed for this event.
For any query, kindly write to info@zakgroup.com

FAQs

What is the registration fee to attend the conference?
A limited number of complimentary seats on first come first serve basis are reserved for Architects, Façade Consultants, Developers, Government Officials, Project Management Consultants, Main Contractors, Sustainability Consultants, Fire Consultants, Façade Contractors, Cost Consultants, etc. The online registration process needs to be followed to attain your entry pass for the event. Please note that the complimentary seats allocation are under the jurisdiction of the organizers. If you are a product/material supplier and intend to attend the conference, there would be a delegate fee of USD 500 applicable per delegate.
Is the online registration the final step?
The online registration acts as an “Interest” for attending the conference. An internal system evaluates the registrations received and issues the confirmation/entry pass accordingly. The online registration alone DOES NOT stand confirmed without a confirmation/entry pass email from the organizers.
How long does to it take to receive the confirmation/entry pass post the online registration?
If successfully approved, it takes a maximum of 4-5 working days for the system to generate the confirmation number/pass. It is advisable to check your spam/junk folders as there maybe chances of the email landing in those folders. If you have not received your confirmation within the stipulated timeframe, please write to the organisers/reply on the acknowledgment email to check on the status.
Can I use my personal id to register?
It is highly recommended that you use your company/official email id for registration to avoid any confirmation delay
Can I register at the venue directly?
No. All registrations are pre-approved online and no on-spot registrations are encouraged.
I received an invitation from one of the sponsors. Does it qualify as entry pass?
The invitation copy from the sponsors DOES NOT qualify as the entry pass. The invite mentions the registration process at the last page. All the recipients of these invitation copies are advised to follow the online registration process to attain their passes to be able to attend the event.
Can the registration be transferred to another colleague from the same organisation?
No. If you are not able to attend the conference after receiving your confirmation number/pass you will not be able to transfer the registration to your colleague.
What do we need to bring/show at the registration desk to collect the delegate badge & kit?
The registrations start at 0800 hrs. The team at the registration desk will be fully equipped with the details of those confirmed to attend. If your registration is confirmed, you will only be asked to quote your registration number and drop your visiting cards at the registration desk to collect your badge and kit.
How do I get a copy of the presentations delivered at the event?
Post the conference, the organisers will be uploading all the presentations who's permission has been received to distribute online at this event website.
What are the inclusions in a full day conference session?
The full-day conference will include access to the conference hall, exhibit area, lunch and networking session, delegate kits and presentation copies.
What is the maximum limit of complimentary passes per firm?
If your firm is on our guest list, then a maximum of 1-4 delegates passes per firm are allocated depending on the firm size. However, the seat allocation is on first come first serve basis.
When is the final deadline for registration?
As the seats are allocated on a first come first serve basis, the registration will close once the hall seating capacity is reached.
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Venue

Hyatt Regency Casablanca 20000, Morocco, Kindly reach the venue on 20th September, 2018 at 8:00 am

ADDRESS

Hyatt Regency Casablanca, Casablanca, Morocco

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