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Your world and industry changes at a ferocious pace these days. Keep up to date with all the events and goings on in your Association. OBEC has a packed calendar of high quality events scheduled each year. Find the events that may enrich your skills and knowledge by visiting the easy to use interactive calendar

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June 28, 2022
The OBEC Board of Directors has wholeheartedly approved the nomination of a special Beckie Award to Brian Shedden.
Brian was a life-long learner. His contribution to excellence has been made real through his leadership of young consultants and constructors who had the honour of working with him.

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October 26, 2021
Just Released! The Fall 2021 issue of “Pushing the Envelope”.
This issue focuses on City of Toronto Partners with Real Estate Developer for Toronto Green Standards Testing. Articles include: Behind the Numbers: How Products Get Tested & Why it Matters, An Overview of Steep-Sloped Asphalt Shingle Roofing, and much more...

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December 9, 2020
Just Released! The Fall/Winter issue of “Pushing the Envelope”.
This issue focuses on air leakage in the envelope. Other stories cover acoustics, a new generation of foam insulation, blockchain digital technologies, waterproofing, EIFS, and much more...

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November 18, 2020
OBEC Members honoured at Annual General Meeting
OBEC honoured some of its finest Members at the 2020 Annual General Meeting, which was held on November 18, 2020 as a virtual meeting, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. A first in our Council's history.

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August 16, 2022
OBEC Seminar
OBEC Knowledge Bites

September 14, 2022
OBEC Seminar
Construction Claims - How to get to the Money?

September 20, 2022
Other Event
Building Guards: Field and Laboratory Testing

October 20, 2022
Other Event
Building Envelope Mock-Up Testing: A Crucial Step in Quality Control

October 27 - 28, 2022
Other Event
CCBST 2021 - 16th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology

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