***Presentation Schedule Change***
Please note the panel Discussion on Ventilation in Attics has been moved to March 15, 2018, and our February meeting will now be a presentation titled "North American Fenestration Standard (NAFS) and Fenestration Field Testing." We apologize for the last minute change and we look forward to seeing you soon.

February SeaBEC Meeting

Please join us on Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 5:00-7:00pm at the Smart Building Center (1200 12th Avenue South, Suite 110, Seattle, WA 98144). Jose Estrada and Brad Carmichael with JRS Engineering will present North American Fenestration Standard (NAFS) and Fenestration Field Testing. For more information and to RSVP, click here. Attendance is free for 2018 SeaBEC members. We request $10 for non-member attendance.

March SeaBEC Meeting

Please join us on Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 11:30am-1:00pm at Pyramid Brewery (1201 1st Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98134). We will host a panel discussion titled "Ventilation in Attics: To Vent or Not to Vent?" For more information, click hereAttendance is free for 2018 SeaBEC members. We request $10 for non-member attendance.

Portland BEC Symposium

The Portland BEC will hold its next symposium on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 from 7:30am-5:00pm at the Oregon Zoo (4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland, OR 97221). The symposium will focus on "Envelope Durability." For more information, click here. 

2018 Memberships

2018 SeaBEC membership are now available online. Click here to renew or become a new member. Memberships are only $50 per year and are free for students and retirees. Please support us so that we can continue to bring you quality educational programming. Your 2018 membership will include free attendance at the November and December 2017 member meetings. All 2017 memberships expire on December 31, 2017. Please contact our membership chair, Robin Kotulka, at rkotulka@cross2dg.com with any membership questions.

Our Mission

The Seattle Building Enclosure Council  (SeaBEC) is a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to promote the pursuit of excellence in the design, construction, or other technical aspects of the building enclosure. We investigate why buildings fail, explore cures for building enclosure failure, and share information on materials and methods to promote better building science.