28th May 2020, Marriott, Tokyo

About the Event


THE WORLD’S LEADING CONFERENCE ON FAÇADE DESIGN & ENGINEERING

Zak World of Façades, an international conference series on façade design & engineering, has attracted over 25,000+ delegates across its 75 completed editions as of date. This one day conference is currently being organised in over 30 countries around the globe such as 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 & Japan), Africa (Kenya, Egypt, Morocco & South Africa), Europe (United Kingdom, France, Germany, Poland, Turkey, Ireland, Denmark & Sweden), Australasia (Australia & New Zealand) and North America (USA & Canada).

This is the 80th global edition and the 1st edition in Tokyo. It will highlight 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.tokyo

Speakers and Panelists

Conference Agenda

80th Edition - Zak World of Façades Japan, 28th May 2020, Marriott, Tokyo

Session - 1(09.30 - 10.35)

08.00 - 08.50

Delegate Registration

Event Convenor

Shinji Kawahara, Representative Director, Schüco Japan

08.50 - 08.55

Welcome Address

 

08.55 - 09.25

Possibilities and the Future of Architectural Design

  • Computational design
  • Computer simulation
  • Artificial intelligence
Tomohiko Yamanashi, Senior Executive Officer & Chief Design Officer, Nikken Sekkei

09.25 - 09.50

TBC

Piet Lycke, Senior Façade Engineer, Arup Japan

09.50 - 10.10

Tensile Façade - A New Style of Architecture

  • Design & function
  • Thermal comfort & visual comfort
  • Best solution for renovation
  • Case study of tensile façade
Toshiki Yokoo, Sales Manager, Serge Ferrari Japan

10.10 - 10.30

Natural Ventilation and Dynamic Sun Protection to Ensure a Healthy Indoor Climate in the Residential Market

  • Natural air supply through trickle vents
  • On-demand-ventilation
  • Dynamic sun protection
Frank Goudman, Export Sales Director, Renson

10.30 - 11.00

NETWORKING & TEA/COFFEE BREAK

Session - 2(11.00 - 13.00)

11.00 - 11.20

Beyond Modern Civilization

  • Environment, Health, and Space
  • Japanese sensitivity
  • Nature for the future
Jun Shinozaki, Executive Vice President, Nihon Sekkei​

11.20 - 11.40

Leading Innovative, Smart Future Façades with Electrochromic Glazing

  • Better thermal and occupant comfort for well being
  • Innovative building applications contribute to new opportunities and energy efficiency
  • Automated control technologies towards a sustainable façade future
Takeshi Kawanobe, Sales and Marketing Director, Halio International Asia Pacific

11.40 - 12.00

Materials and shadows that soften architecture

  • Search for materials
  • Search for location
  • Harmony with the environment
Minoru Yokoo, Partner, Kengo Kuma and Associates

12.00 - 12.20

Aesthetics and Efficiency - Optimizing the Building Skin

  • Technology and design
  • Architectural solutions
  • Smart buildings - Smart skins
Oliver Hans, Senior Innovation Manager, Schüco International

12.20 - 12.50

Special Keynote

Fred Clarke, Senior Principal, Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects

12.50 - 13.40

Networking Lunch Break

Session - 3(13.50 - 15.40)

13.40 - 14.00

Environmentaly Sustainable Design Methods

  • Enviromental design in Taipei Nanshan Plaza
  • Enviromental design in the new campus of Otemon Gakuin University
  • Introduction of the latest ZEB technology
Tetsuya Okusa, Director & Senior Executive Officer, Mitsubishi Jisho Sekkei

14.00 - 14.20

TBC

Akira Takeshita, Specialty Manager - Architecture and Construction Management Unit, Mori Building

14.20 - 14.40

High Performance Glass

  • Dynamic Glazing for Japanese architecture
  • Latest development of Saint-Gobain glass in Japanese Buildings
Sadahiro Inada, Sales Division - Key Account Manager, Saint-Gobain Glass Japan Yasuhiko Sudo, Key Account Manager, Saint-Gobain Glass Japan

14.40 - 15.00

Cyclone Resistant Façades

  • Summary of CTBUH research project
  • Best practices in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan and the Philippines
  • Impact of the glass design and the right choice of interlayer
Ray Nakada, Global Marketing Director - PVB Division, Kuraray

15.00 - 15.20

A Revolutionary Cladding Material: The Synterized Stone

  • The production processes
  • Technical features and advantages
  • Case studies
Davide Petucco, Head of APAC - Technical Division, Florim

15.20 - 15.50

Networking Tea/Coffee Break

Session - 4(16.00 - 17.45)

15.50 - 16.10

Roof: A Penetrating Façade

  • Light
  • Wind
  • Environment
Tetsuo Kobori, Principal, Testuo Kobori Architects

16.10 - 16.30

Modern Beautiful and Energy-Saving Curtain Wall Glass

  • Triple Low-E glass
  • Anti reflective glass
  • Low-iron glass
  • Oversize glass
Wang Shu Rong, Director Manager, China Southern Glass Holding

16.30 - 17.15

Panel Discussion: Façade Design that Connects People and the Environment

  • Light environment design
  • Thermal environment design
  • Visual environment design
  • Wind environment design
 

Moderator

Shinji Kawahara, Representative Director, Schüco Japan

Panelists

Ikuya Hanaoka, Group Leader - Architectural Design (Advanced Design) Group 4 Architectural Design Section 2, Design Department, Takenaka Corporation Kazuko Akamatsu, Partner, Coelacanth and Associates Minoru Yamamoto, Manager - Architectural Design Division, Taisei Corporation Hiroyuki Sakamoto, Manager - Architectural Design Division, Kajima Corporation

17.15 - 17.25

Vote of Thanks & End of the Conference

17.25 - 18.30

Post Event Networking Reception

View Photo Gallery

Presenting Partner

Associate Partners

© Copyright 2016. All Rights Reserved.