Events and Past Events

Upcoming Events:

ACCAPE will held an “small to medium wood structural seminar” between 11:30 am to  2:30 pm on Saturday, June 22, 2019. The main contents are:

  1. terminology, structural feature and materials
  2. Vertical structure system analysis
  3. Lateral pressure resistance system and
  4. Frequently-meet structural problems

Host: Mr. Yijin Wen, Architect, AIBC

Speakers: Kevin Ma, P. Eng., Yonghua Liu, P. Eng., Simon Shi, P. Eng.

Location: 3958 Myrtle Street, Burnaby.

Cost: $20.00, student: $10.00, ACCAPE member: free

lunch will be served. Please note all the professionals and the builders can claim the CPD points. ACCAPE is an authorized organization by BC housing for CPD points.

11:30 to 12:15: register and lunch

12:15 to 2:30: seminar

Contact: Christine Sun 604-318-9262

Future Events (to be confirmed)

  1. 2019-07-06: Meeting, informal (TBD)
  2. 2019-07-27: Summer Social Event (Bowling) 
  3. 2019-09-07: Board meeting
  4. 2019-09-28: Senior House Architectural Design and Rezoning Case Study, Qi, Wan and Wen, Yijin
  5. 2019-10-26: Energy Measurement in Stantec, Junru and Christine Sun
  6. 2019-11-30: Passive House Design Consideration (Jiang Tao)
  7. 2020-02-01: Winter Gathering and chat group (Curling)
  8. 2020-02-28: building Code Update: Consultant (Lisa Fang, coordinating by Christine Sun)
  9. 2020-03-07: Board meeting: preparation for Annual General Meeting 
  10. 2020-03-28: Annual General Meeting (AGM)


Past Events & Seminars (old to new)

1: Energry Modeling by Bo Li—Instructor of BCIT Building Science (2016-06-29)


2: New Heat Pumps technologies for Residencial single house by Christine Sun—Regional sales engineer of Mitsubishi (2016-06-29)



3: Construction Law—By Dentons (2016-08-31)


4. Golf Club in Coquitlam (2016-09-28)

5. Building Construction LOA( Letter of Assurance) By Peter Mitchell—Director of APEGBC (2017-01-14)


6. Canadian Berries Gathering (2017-04-29)

7. ACCAPE BBQ (Fort Winery Company, 2017-08-13)


8. EIT EVENT (Bonsor Recreation Complex, Burnaby, 2017-09-28)


9.  Energy Codes for Part 3 after April 7, 2017 by Mr. Jiang, Tao  P. Eng. (Mitsubishi Electric Sales Canada 2017-12-02)



10. AGM 2017 (Mitsubishi Electric Sales Canada 2017-12-02)

11. Engineering Law —Professional liabilities, insurance coverage by Seema Lal (SHK Law Corporation) (2018-02-07)


12. Co-organizing Popsicle Sticks Bridge Competition with EGBC Fraser Valley Branch (2018-02-04)


13.  Financial & Tax Seminar by Alina Fang (Partner at FZ & Associates CPAs Ltd.), (2018-03-17)

15. Frequently asked questions and solutions for middle and small wood frame structures (Presented by Mr. Simon Shi, P. Eng.)

Zoom meeting on Saturday, 2020-04-25, 48 people attended.

16. New BC Building Code Update (Presented by Lisa Fang, CP and P. Eng.) Zoom meeting on Saturday, 2020-05-16

49 people attended.