11th Jul 2019, Kempinski, Jakarta

About the Event


Zak World of Façades is an International conference series on façade design & engineering having attracted over 21,144 delegates across its 61 completed editions. The conference is currently being organised in 25 countries in the Middle East (UAE, Qatar, Kuwait & Saudi Arabia), South Asia (India & Sri Lanka), South East Asia (Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam & Indonesia), East Asia (South Korea & Greater China), Africa (Kenya, Egypt, Morocco & South Africa), Europe (United Kingdom, France, Germany & Sweden), Australasia (Australia & New Zealand) and the United States of America.

This is the 64th edition globally and the 2nd edition in the Indonesia. It will witness the latest innovations and challenges in the construction industry pertaining to building envelopes and will also showcase latest technological solutions.

For registration visit www.facades.id

Speakers and Panelists

Conference Agenda

64th Edition - Zak World of Façades Indonesia, 11th Jul 2019, Kempinski, Jakarta

Session - 1(09.30 - 10.35)

08.00 - 08.50

Delegate Registration

Event Convenor

08.50 - 09.00

Welcome Address


09.00 - 09.25

Recognizable Façade

  • The role of the building façade
  • Façade as an architectural identity to its surrounding
  • Built projects in Jakarta and surrounding areas
Budi Sumaatmadja, President Director, Anggara Architeam

09.25 - 09.50

Façades Beyond Glass

  • Exploring alternative materials
  • Examining the compatibility of the materials and building requirements
  • Executing the best methods
Timothy Soebroto, Associate Director, Meinhardt Façade Technology

09.50 - 10.10

Tensile Fabric Façade - Architectural Functions and Benefits

  • Architectural signature
  • Thermal & visual comfort, solar protection & energy savings
  • Dynamic façades with day/night effect
Nitin Govila, Director - APAC & MEA, Serge Ferrari

10.10 - 10.30

High Performance, Lightweight, Long Span Building Envelopes with ETFE

  • An introduction to projects, details, technology & advantages for ETFE façades & roofs
  • Fire, thermal, light and wind Load Performance with ETFE
  • Case study on the ETFE solution and steel structure for the Jewel Changi Airport
Matthew Penrose, Vice President, Vector Foiltec

10.30 - 10.50


Session - 2(11.00 - 13.00)

11.00 - 11.20

Imagining Possibilities with DOW

  • A journey through high performance in modern façade design
  • DOWSIL innovation beyond structural sealant
  • Service for management of project timing and quality
Jayrold Bautista, Sr. Technical Support and Development, Dow

11.20 - 11.40

Parametric Design and Engineering

  • Understand parametric engineering in façades
  • Freeform fabrication and installation
  • Case study on the Morpheus Hotel, Macau and more
Byeonghee Yun, Associate Director - Façade Engineering, BuroHappold

11.40 - 12.00

Elegance, Flair, Value & Functionality

  • How architecture is a creative endeavour to enhance the quality of life for people living & working in buildings and the façade is the ultimate expression of that creativity
  • Allowing that creative flair the room to flourish and express itself is an important aspect of façade design and the same time delivering value, balancing price & quality is another very important aspect
  • People's demand for functional & durable buildings is an essential component that is often taken as a given, but in the real world, it has to be carefully engineered to have a chance of success
Stephen Tanno, Director - Pre Construction, Schüco International

12.00 - 12.30

Façade Design for Tall Buildings in Tropical Climates

  • Tropical high-rise
  • Designing the building envelope
  • Permeable city
Tiyok Prasetyoadi, Managing Director, PDW Architects

12.30 - 13.30

Networking Lunch Break

Session - 3(13.50 - 15.40)

13.30 - 13.50

An Exploration Journey of Architectural Façade in the Local Context

  • Early façade exploration on Oman project
  • Contemporary façade interpretation for Oman project
  • Contemporary façade interpretation on Indonesian project
Gaza Wirasugena, Director, Airmas Asri

13.50 - 14.10

BIM in Relation to Develop Façade System Design

  • BIM definition and scope
  • BIM in façade implementation
  • Interface aspect and study case
Satria Ramadhana, Senior Façade Consultant / Façade Design Manager, Building Façade Group Indonesia - Paul Adam Façades

14.10 - 14.40

Fire and Façades

  • How can we shape a safer world?
  • Briefing on the disaster and responses so far
  • Technical challenges and evacuation strategies in the Singapore context
  • Looking to the future and recommendation for change in the façade industry
Michael Chin, Principal | Façade Engineering Leader, Arup

14.40 - 15.00

A Global Perspective on Importance and Effective Ways of Fire Compartmentation of Façades

  • A review of the fundamental requirements from first principals
  • Highlighting the critical interface between the floor slab and the façade system
  • Development of best practice to control external and internal vertical fire spread
Sreenivas Narayanan, General Manager ‑ UAE, India & Oceania, Siderise Group

15.00 - 15.20

Vision Meets Reality with ACP

  • Challenges in new façade designs
  • ACP forming solutions
  • Case studies
Efthimios Zizos, Projects Manager, Elval Colour

15.20 - 15.40

The Selection of Glass for Curtain Wall

  • Trends in curtain wall glass
  • Types of glass and selecting the right glass
  • Project case studies
Jianjun Yang, Chief Technical Officer, Xinyi Glass

15.40 - 16.00

Networking Tea/Coffee Break

Session - 4(16.00 - 17.45)

16.00 - 16.20

BIM for Façade, from Design to Construction

  • Concept facade design with BIM
  • Generative design for façade
  • Implement face design to construction
Arief Rahman, Senior Manager & Head of BIM Department, PT PP

16.20 - 16.40

Santoprene™ TPV - Proven Sealing performance in building applications

  • Material selection criteria for window glazing gaskets
  • Sealing material, value & standard
  • Market trend and the next generation material for the application
Justin Zhang, Senior Account Manager - Specialty Elastomers & Butyl Business, ExxonMobil Chemical Asia Pacific

16.40 - 17.25

PANEL DISCUSSION : Façade Value Engineering: Managing the Process and Limiting the Risk

  • Integrating the right assessment models for getting the most value out of façades
  • Value engineering versus value extortion: Is it cost reduction for diminished value?
  • Continuing the process improvisations for best practices
  • Value engineering for bespoke façades procurements to suit local requirements


Stephen Tanno, Director - Pre Construction, Schüco International


Maurice Bernardi, Design & Planning Manager, Ciputra Iwan Kurniawan, Head of Division for Urban Planning, Environment Assessment and Development, DPM PTSP Provinsi DKI Jakarta Ian D Reynolds, Managing Director, Reynolds Partnership Rino Syahrir, Associate Director, PT Tetra Desaindo Vance Sim, Associate – Façade Engineering, Arup

17.45 - 17.50

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