The 2024 IIBEC/OBEC BES will take place at the Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites, Toronto, ON, Canada, September 29-October 1, 2024. Join us as a presenter at the premier event for roofing, waterproofing, exterior wall, and building enclosure commissioning professionals.
NEW THIS YEAR! BES 2024 marks a first-time partnership between IIBEC and the Ontario Building Envelope Council (OBEC). Join IIBEC and OBEC for a live, interactive experience convening the best experts in building enclosure industry. This two-day educational program offers over 15 unique, cutting-edge presentations on the design, construction, maintenance, and repair of modern and/or older building enclosures. Presenters offer relevant solutions to building-enclosure challenges through real-world examples and specific case histories. Submit your abstract for consideration. Put your skills, knowledge, and talent to work for your profession!
 Abstract submission should be a concise proposal of new information that is technically sound and credible, and include the following:

  • Primary issue being addressed.
  • Type and basis of the new information that will be contributed to the industry (e.g., research conducted, personal experience).
  • Intended primary audience concise statement describing the new information and how the information will be useful to the primary audience.


 Topics for consideration include:

  • Building Enclosure Commissioning
  • Cladding (masonry, facades, metal, stucco, stone)
  • Code issues
  • Codes, standards, specification, and testing of materials and assemblies
  • Construction processes, contract administration, and case studies
  • Durability, resiliency, and sustainability
  • Emerging technology
  • Fenestration (curtain walls, glass)
  • Innovative/Unique edge building enclosure design
  • Moisture and thermal analyses
  • Professional and business management topics
  • Restoration
  • Roofing
  • Sealants and coatings
As well as any other topics that may be interesting to present