Safety Codes Council Summit 2023

Safety Codes Council Summit 2023

The Safety Codes Council Summit 2023 is just around the corner, and we are excited to have industry experts gathering in Red Deer, Alberta! We have presenters coming from across the province to share topics that are trending in Alberta’s built environment. Attend discipline specific sessions while gaining insight into the direction of the Safety Codes System.

Building Focused Sessions

  • AMA Building Technical Session, Paul Chang
  • Smooth Moving for all Ages and Abilities, Robert Lipka
  • Encapsulated Mass Timber: a new construction type for the 2020 NBC, Noah Fetterly
  • Energy Efficiency and Beyond: Changes to the 9.36 and the increasing importance of Energy Advisors, Tyler Hermanson
  • Modular Housing, Bryce Nugent
  • Universal Design Workshop, Robert Lipka
  • CSA Standards A277, Z250 and Z252 for Prefabricated Buildings and Modular High-Rise Construction, Khaled Habib
  • What Authentication to Look For, and What’s in a Name? Alan Ng and Andy Smith

Fire Focused Sessions

  • AMA Fire Technical Session, Tina Parker and Cindy Yan
  • Fire Investigator Scene Safety, Scott Hanelt
  • CAN/ULC-S561:2020, Justin Mansbridge
  • Mass Timber Demonstration Fire Test Project: An Overview, Marc Alam

Electrical Focused Session

  • AMA Electrical Technical Session, Kevin Glubrecht and Gregg Marshall
  • Residential Energy Storage Systems Based on the 2021 CE Code, Steve Douglas
  • Lightning Protection as a Building Safety System, Simon Larter
  • The Future of Solar and Storage, Ed Knaggs

Plumbing and Gas Focused Sessions

  • AMA Gas & Plumbing Technical Session, Sidney Manning and Perry Wager
  • ATCO’s Hydrogen Project, ATCO
  • Applying Hydronic Heating Regulations, Dave Hughes
  • CSA B149.3 Field Approval: An Industrial Contractors Perspective, Justin Trupp

General Sessions

  • Administrative Penalty Program, Municipal Affairs
  • Curriculum Modernization, Safety Codes Council
  • Orders and Variances, Safety Codes Council

Limited spots are still available. To register or to learn more about the Summit visit

Those who have registered will be receiving more information soon.

We look forward to seeing you all October 18-20, 2023!