2018 Demo Areas

Discover the newest innovations in building design, construction and property management directly on the Show Floor.

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South Building


Protected Membrane Roof System and Roof Terrace

Time: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Speaker: John Harquail, Architectural Representative, SOPREMA

SOPREMA product lines include SOPRA XPS extruded polystyrene insulation panels and various waterproofing and drainage solutions that can be used to create protected membrane roof systems and terrace roofs among others. With its low water absorption, extruded polystyrene insulation can isolate roof and below-grade walls while effectively maintaining water resistance. COLPHENE H rubberized bitumen membranes and STPE COLPHENE LM BARR elastomeric bitumen membranes are simple, fast and efficient solutions that provide project-specific sealing properties.


Transforming Construction Productivity

Time: 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Speaker: Josh Progar | E.I.T., Customer Advocate, PlanGrid

PlanGrid is the No. 1 construction productivity software built for general contractors, subcontractors, owners and architects to all build and work off the most current set of data. With the latest mobile technology for viewing, editing and collaborating off plans and documents, PlanGrid has enabled construction teams all over the world to build on time and under budget. Josh Progar will present and demo PlanGrid with examples of how field and office workers can use PlanGrid for common tasks like sheet distribution and versioning, punchlists and tasks, field & daily reports, safety & quality, progress photos, RFIs and more.


Streamlining Property Management Operations and Resident Experiences

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Speakers: 
Hugh Kolias, CEO, YUHU 
Campbell Courteau, Director of Sales, YUHU 

With technology advancing so quickly, it's often hard to decide how and what to implement. Join the YUHU team as they talk about the latest technological trends in the real estate industry, implementation tips, and a product quick demo of their advanced maintenance and resident experience modules.


Premium Efficiency Circulators – The Heart of a High Performance Heating System

Time: 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker: Sean Giberson, Past Chair of the Canadian Hydronics Council and Canadian Sales Manager, Taco (Canada)

Join Taco’s Sean Giberson for a fast-paced, fact-filled hour on the real benefits of variable speed ECM circulators, and some tips that will help make your systems more efficient, your customers happier and your jobs more profitable.


The Procore Way: Connect Teams, Applications & Devices in One Centralized Hub

Time: 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Speakers: 
Nolan Frazier, Account Executive, Procore Technologies
Anis Khoury, Sales Engineer, Procore Technologies

Find out why over 2.5 million users managing over $300 billion in annual construction volume are using Procore Technologies. From bidding to closeout, their platform allows you to collaborate in real time with all your teams, on any device. The demo will take a deep dive into the software by covering their powerful project management, quality & safety, construction financials & field productivity modules. Discover powerful new ways to manage your projects in the digital age.


North Building


Selecting the Proper Adhesive for Your Stone Projects

Time: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Speaker: Matthew Davis, Ontario Sales Manager, Derusha Supply

This session will address selecting the right adhesive for your stone projects. We will cover many key considerations that are often over-looked, such as the type of stone or compact material being bonded, structural or aesthetic purposes, indoor or outdoor use, drying time and the temperature during application. Take advantage of our tips, best practices and solutions to help you take on your next stone projects.


Build Your Business' Financial Success: QuickBooks Online & Construction App Partners

Time: 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Speakers: 
Melika Hope, Senior Product Manager, QuickBooks Online, Intuit Canada
Kevin Wallace, Business Development Leader, Plooto
Terrin Kalian, Customer Success Leader, Knowify

Your industry is radically changing. The on-demand economy is disrupting traditional business models, while client expectations are much higher when it comes to levels of professionalism and cost transparency. You can't let your business fall behind. Whether commercial construction, residential contracting, or service work, cloud technology will keep you ahead of this change to drive time savings, revenue growth, and cost efficiencies to guarantee your business' success. At this session, learn how leading cloud-based apps, QuickBooks, Knowify, and Plooto, work together to manage the end-to-end of your business seamlessly.


Build Bold with Royal's Innovative Sidings

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Speaker: Peter Buskermolen, Ontario Sales Manager, Royal Building Products

Royal will introduce you to two of their newest and most innovative sidings that will make you stand out. Cedar Renditions Design Series was launched this past spring and features a modern looking 6" aluminum flat profile. It combines the durability of thicker gauge aluminum with the streamlined presence of contemporary wood, without the maintenance or flammability of wood.  Celect Cellular Composite siding is inspired by the gorgeous aesthetics of wood yet possesses none of wood’s far-from-perfect maintenance demands. Their patented interlocking joints eliminate gaps, buckling, wavy lines, caulked seams and energy loss. By attending this session, you will learn what makes their siding so unique and different, how easy it is to install, and what are the great benefits of them.


Concrete Form-Liner and Concrete Colouring Demo

Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Speakers:
Sonny Arora B. Eng., Regional Sales Manager – Canada, Nawkaw/ US Formliner 
David Ellis, General Manager, Nawkaw Canada 

Experience how to mix rubber and pour formliners using three different forms; brick pattern, stone pattern and wood form pattern. This interactive workshop will help you understand the complexities in creating different concrete aesthetics. Audience members will get a chance to become a technician to express their own artistic abilities by mixing up stain to create colours and different looks on a blank concrete form.

South Building


Protected Membrane Roof System and Roof Terrace

Time: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Speaker: John Harquail, Architectural Representative, SOPREMA

SOPREMA product lines include SOPRA XPS extruded polystyrene insulation panels and various waterproofing and drainage solutions that can be used to create protected membrane roof systems and terrace roofs among others. With its low water absorption, extruded polystyrene insulation can isolate roof and below-grade walls while effectively maintaining water resistance. COLPHENE H rubberized bitumen membranes and STPE COLPHENE LM BARR elastomeric bitumen membranes are simple, fast and efficient solutions that provide project-specific sealing properties.


Transforming Construction Productivity

Time: 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Speaker: Josh Progar | E.I.T., Customer Advocate, PlanGrid

PlanGrid is the No. 1 construction productivity software built for general contractors, subcontractors, owners and architects to all build and work off the most current set of data. With the latest mobile technology for viewing, editing and collaborating off plans and documents, PlanGrid has enabled construction teams all over the world to build on time and under budget. Josh Progar will present and demo PlanGrid with examples of how field and office workers can use PlanGrid for common tasks like sheet distribution and versioning, punchlists and tasks, field & daily reports, safety & quality, progress photos, RFIs and more.


Streamlining Property Management Operations and Resident Experiences

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Speakers: 
Hugh Kolias, CEO, YUHU 
Campbell Courteau, Director of Sales, YUHU 

With technology advancing so quickly, it's often hard to decide how and what to implement. Join the YUHU team as they talk about the latest technological trends in the real estate industry, implementation tips, and a product quick demo of their advanced maintenance and resident experience modules.


Premium Efficiency Circulators – The Heart of a High Performance Heating System

Time: 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker: Sean Giberson, Past Chair of the Canadian Hydronics Council and Canadian Sales Manager, Taco (Canada)

Join Taco’s Sean Giberson for a fast-paced, fact-filled hour on the real benefits of variable speed ECM circulators, and some tips that will help make your systems more efficient, your customers happier and your jobs more profitable.


The Procore Way: Connect Teams, Applications & Devices in One Centralized Hub

Time: 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Speakers: 
Nolan Frazier, Account Executive, Procore Technologies
Anis Khoury, Sales Engineer, Procore Technologies

Find out why over 2.5 million users managing over $300 billion in annual construction volume are using Procore Technologies. From bidding to closeout, their platform allows you to collaborate in real time with all your teams, on any device. The demo will take a deep dive into the software by covering their powerful project management, quality & safety, construction financials & field productivity modules. Discover powerful new ways to manage your projects in the digital age.


North Building


Selecting the Proper Adhesive for Your Stone Projects

Time: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Speaker: Matthew Davis, Ontario Sales Manager, Derusha Supply

This session will address selecting the right adhesive for your stone projects. We will cover many key considerations that are often over-looked, such as the type of stone or compact material being bonded, structural or aesthetic purposes, indoor or outdoor use, drying time and the temperature during application. Take advantage of our tips, best practices and solutions to help you take on your next stone projects.


Build Your Business' Financial Success: QuickBooks Online & Construction App Partners

ime: 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Speakers: 
Melika Hope, Senior Product Manager, QuickBooks Online, Intuit Canada
Kevin Wallace, Business Development Leader, Plooto
Terrin Kalian, Customer Success Leader, Knowify

Your industry is radically changing. The on-demand economy is disrupting traditional business models, while client expectations are much higher when it comes to levels of professionalism and cost transparency. You can't let your business fall behind. Whether commercial construction, residential contracting, or service work, cloud technology will keep you ahead of this change to drive time savings, revenue growth, and cost efficiencies to guarantee your business' success. At this session, learn how leading cloud-based apps, QuickBooks, Knowify, and Plooto, work together to manage the end-to-end of your business seamlessly.

 


Build Bold with Royal's Innovative Sidings

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Speaker: Peter Buskermolen, Ontario Sales Manager, Royal Building Products

Royal will introduce you to two of their newest and most innovative sidings that will make you stand out. Cedar Renditions Design Series was launched this past spring and features a modern looking 6" aluminum flat profile. It combines the durability of thicker gauge aluminum with the streamlined presence of contemporary wood, without the maintenance or flammability of wood.  Celect Cellular Composite siding is inspired by the gorgeous aesthetics of wood yet possesses none of wood’s far-from-perfect maintenance demands. Their patented interlocking joints eliminate gaps, buckling, wavy lines, caulked seams and energy loss. By attending this session, you will learn what makes their siding so unique and different, how easy it is to install, and what are the great benefits of them.


Concrete Form-Liner and Concrete Colouring Demo

Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Speakers:
Sonny Arora B. Eng. Regional Sales Manager – Canada Nawkaw/ US Formliner 
David Ellis, General Manager of Nawkaw Canada 

Experience how to mix rubber and pour formliners using three different forms; brick pattern, stone pattern and wood form pattern. This interactive workshop will help you understand the complexities in creating different concrete aesthetics. Audience members will get a chance to become a technician to express their own artistic abilities by mixing up stain to create colours and different looks on a blank concrete form.