IIBEC-Chicago hosted our 2019 Summer meeting on Friday, September 13th. The educational program consisted of a discussion panel format which inspired a lively discussion about several hot topics related to troubleshooting the building enclosure. The following topics were discussed:
- Moisture in roofing: construction generated moisture and moisture in concrete
- Roof drain design
- Air barrier detailing
- Product compatibility
- Testing technologies
Troubleshooting the building enclosure is a broad subject with many facets. Contributions from the audience provided a well-rounded perspective with representation from designers, contractors, and manufacturers alike. Chapter members and guests, regardless of their stake in the industry, provided insightful input which captured the essence of why IIBEC’s diverse membership is one of its strongest qualities. Tabletop exhibitors for the event consisted of A&D Products LLC, Division 7-23 Group LLC, SJ Mallein & Associates, Tecta America Corp., and Versico Roofing Systems. A round of golf followed the educational program giving everyone the opportunity to end their week with some friendly competition. This year marked IIBEC-Chicago’s 3rd annual golf event.