Building Enclosure Council

The committee serves as a forum for the exchange of information regarding excellence in building enclosure design and technology.

Contact: Joe DeAngelis, AIA, LEED AP 856-547-6250, [email protected]
Cheryl Smith, AIA, LEED AP 215-981-0200, [email protected]


Join us in Philadelphia, April 15 to 18, 2018, to hear researchers and practitioners share knowledge and lessons learned on the science and art of the building enclosure. The Building Enclosure Council (BEC) – Philadelphia and the National Institute of Building Sciences Building Enclosure Technology and Environment Council (BETEC) will present the fifth Building Enclosure Science & Technology Conference (BEST5). During this three-day Conference, look back on the history of buildings to inspire future innovation. Take part in concurrent technical sessions, plenary addresses, a commissioning workshop, and special programs highlighting Philadelphia’s building technology heritage, and earn 16 HSW AIA Learning Units. This is a national, multi-disciplinary attended conference; if you are interested in designing, detailing, constructing building enclosures, then this Conference is for you! 

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