BRISBANE BRANCH MEETING - 18 APRIL, All Building Designers, members, non-members and students are welcome to attend, but please RSVP.

5:30 - 6:00PM Drinks & nibbles

6:00 - 7:30PM Presentations take place in suppliers' showrooms and focus on the technical elements of design, product application and specification methodologies.

7:30 - 8:30PM 1) Town Planner. Craig Christie, will be giving a technical session on the latest items of interest in BCC, from a town planning perspective. 2) Branch AGM. Peter Latemore & Heather Fijol are stepping down from the branch executive and we are looking for three, even four people to look after their roles. 3) Forum. Whatever time is left is dedicated to open discussion – always interesting!

6:00 - 6:20PM SESSION 1

Steve from Mr Stoves will showcase their range of Wood and Gas heating solutions and their considerations for design. Unlike electric heating, Gas and Wood heaters provide a large area heating solution which are more aesthetic and are also cheaper to run making them a sought after addition to any home.

The presentation will cover the framing requirements for inbuilt wood and gas units, design considerations for finishing materials, the flue requirements for each variety of unit and touch on the national standards that govern the industry.

6:20 - 6:40PM SESSION 2

Brendan from Samsung Air-conditioning will present the innovative NEW round 360 Cassette system.

His presentation will also feature the upcoming NEW range of A/C systems for homes and light commercial applications, and highlight the new ways that Samsung Air-conditioning can interact with Digital Door locks and become part of a larger Samsung Smart Home offer.

6:40 - 7:00PM SESSION 3

Kristy will introduce the NEW Monier Elemental Series, the latest innovation in lightweight composite roofing. Streamlined, low pitch, strong and lightweight with design flexibility.

The Elemental Series is a contemporary innovative and distinctive range of lightweight roofing products designed to withstand ALL the elements from Hail to Heat, Salt and Storms.

7:00 - 7:20PM SESSION 4

Ben from James Hardie will introduce their NEW HardieEdge Trim, an easy to install four-component accessory designed to provide an aesthetically pleasing finish in slab edge, cantilever, and balcony infill applications.

Updates to James Hardie's fire and acoustic wall systems have also been recently released. HardieSmart ZEROLOT, Boundary and Intertenancy Wall Systems now feature new upgrades designed to save you time and money!