Theme: Glass in Buildings

15 November 2018

09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

MITEC, Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia

The ASEAN Architectural Glass Conference (AAGC) 2018 jointly organised by Singapore Glass Association (SGA) and CEMS, is hosted by the Malaysian Institute of Architects or Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia (PAM). AAGC is the only dedicated conference catering specifically to the architectural glass industry in Glasstech Asia 2018.

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN


 

Programme

15 November 2018 09:00AM - 3:00PM

Time

Details

09:00AM

Delegate Registration

09:30AM

Keynote Speaker:

Ar. Seah Chee Huang

Director, DP Architects & President of SIA ( TBC)

10:15AM

Tea Break

11:00AM

Session Speaker:

Observation Decks:  Safety with Laminated Glass

Mr. Roy Luo Hai Ming

Manager, Asia-Pacific Market Development

Kuraray

11:30AM Session Speaker

12:00PM

Guest Speaker:

Ms. Sara Ang

Director

Synergraphic Design Pte Ltd

12:30PM

Lunch

01:30PM

Session Speaker

02:00PM

Session Speaker

02:30PM

Panel Discussion.

Moderator : TBC

Panellists:

Ar Ezumi Harzani Ismail, President of Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia (PAM)

Ar Benjamin K Panganiban, President of United Architects of the Philippines (UAP)

Mr U Sun Oo, President of Association of Myanmar Architects(AMA)

President of Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia (IAI)

President of Association of Siamese Architects (ASA) 

05:00PM

Delegates are welcome to visit the exhibition


 

Speakers

Topic: Observation Decks:  Safety with Laminated Glass

Mr. Roy Luo Hai Ming

Manager, Asia-Pacific Market Development

Kuraray

 

About:

Roy Luo is the Manager, Asia-Pacific Market Development of Kuraray.

Based in Guangzhou, China, Roy has worked across a wide range of construction materials and been involved in the design and delivery of many laminated glass projects across China, Australia, Singapore and Japan.

With more than 19 years of front-line work, Roy has developed expert knowledge in safety glass application and material selection, with key role for the development of prestigious projects like Shanghai Tower, Apple Stores and Marina Bay Hotel etc. He also has extensive experience with the laminated glass code and standard in China.

As a market developer and a team leader, Roy and his team is passionate about delivering innovative and simple solutions, with a rigorous and safety-first approach. Roy always pursues a better way to incorporate Kuraray’s functional laminated glass interlayers material for the design solution so as to build a more comfortable and safer user environment.


 

Topic: Fluidity in Glass for Art, Design & Function

Ms. Sara Ang

Director

Synergraphic Design Pte Ltd

About:

Sara is a Director at Synergraphic Design Pte Ltd, a design+art studio and production facility that works closely with architects, designers and brands to achieve breakthroughs in concepts and designs in glass for interior and architectural applications. Like her mother, founder of Synergraphic and veteran Singaporean glass artist Ms Florence Ng, Sara is passionate about finding synergies between art, design and function in the versatile medium of glass and with
other materials, as well as making glass in its myriad applications more accessible to all. Sara is also a member of the Design Business Chamber Singapore's Executive Committee.


Paper Abstract:
Technology today has enabled even more possibilities with glass. How else can we use these tools the way that an artist would use paints and paintbrushes to create innovative conceptsand results that are a wonderful blend of function and art in a building?