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One Day National Workshop on National Building Code of India 2016: Glass and Glazing Aspects

Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), Glazing Society of India (GSI) and IIT Madras are jointly conducting a one-day National Workshop on "National Building Code 2016: Glass and Glazing Aspects” on 21st January 2019 in New Delhi. The initiative is supported by the entire Glass and Glazing Fraternity including AIGMF, FOSG, CCPS, Glass Academy, UWDMA and IFF. 

The objective of this workshop is to educate the entire construction value chain on the codes and provisions given in NBC 2016 on the use of glass and glazing systems in Indian Buildings and thereby enabling the implementation of the same

The workshop would cover the following sections in NBC 2016

New Section for Structural Glass and Glazing Systems in the Part 6 Structural Design as Section 8 'Glass and Glazing' covering selection of materials, energy and light, fire and loading and safety to human impact and installation of glazing systems in buildings.

New chapter Part 11 'Approach to Sustainability', which deals with different aspects of building planning, design including envelope optimization, material selection, construction, services, operation and maintenance having impact on sustainability.

Fire and Life Safety related to glass and glazing aspect as per part 4 in NBC: 2016. 

The target audience of the workshop are Architects, Civil Engineers, Structural Engineers, Representatives from Government organization such as CPWD, PWD, AAI and State Building regulation authorities, builders, developers, facade consultants and building professionals.

The Registration fees are given below.

Category Registration Fees
Industry, Government, Builders, Developers, Consultants and Professionals
Rs 1500/- Plus 18% taxes (Rs 1770/- Net)
Faculty and Students Rs 750/- Plus 18% taxes (Rs 885/- Net)
Prior registration is mandatory for attending the programs. There are only limited seats available and it is based on first come first serve basis only.
Payment Details:
Cheque / DD
-> Cheque / DD should be in favour of "Glazing Society of India” Please send us a softcopy of the cheque / DD to contact@glazingsociety.com and courier to the address: Glazing Society of India, 57/8 Door No 2, Shree Chakra Ramraj Apartment, 12th Avenue, Ashok Nagar, Chennai 600083 

Net Banking (NEFT / RTGS / IMPS / BHIM)
-> Bank: HDFC BANK LTD., Branch: No.40, Nungambakkam High Road, Chennai - 600034
-> Account no.: 00821450000174 / Branch code (IFSC): HDFC0000082 /                         MICR code: 600240006  

For further details and assistance please contact Mr M Mathivanan / Mr P Subin Calvin Geo at  +91 9003032175 / +91 9952907301 or email at mathivanan.m@glazingsociety.com / subin.calvin@glazingsociety.com