Code : 2023077
Event Name : Architectural Glass – from Safety to Sustainability
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : 1. Mr Keith Tsang, Marketing Director, South Star Glass Limited
2. Mr Christoph Troska, Head of PVB New Market Development, Kuraray
3. Mr Riku Färm, Director, Product Management & Sales Engineering, Heat Treatment, Glaston
Event Date : 2023-04-28
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2023-04-28
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : By Online Media – Zoom
Division : BSD
Organizer : Building Surveying Division
Fee : HK$150 for members; HK$180 for non-members
Priority : BSD Members; First-come-first-served
Language : English supplemented by Cantonese
Details :


1. Chemical Tempering in Architectural Application

  • Chemical tempering introduction
  • Physical tempering vs chemical tempering
  • Architectural application case study


Keith has more than 20 years of experience in float and architectural glass business. Prior to joining South Star, he was Regional Sales Director of Guardian Industries, the world’s leading architectural coated glass manufacturer.

Landmark Projects involved: Abu Dhabi International Airport, Saudi Arabia Jeddah Tower, London One Blackfriars Luxury Apartment Tower, Hong Kong Xiqu Centre, Hong Kong M+ Museum


2. Trosifol® & SentryGlas® Innovations in Sustainability and Bird-Friendly Solutions


Christoph joined Pilkington in 2001 where he had different jobs in Technical Advisory Service (TAS) and marketing. In 2014, he left Pilkington as Head of European TAS and Innovation management. He then joined Kuraray as Head of Marketing and Business Development.


3. Quality in Tempered Glass

The presentation is focusing on Distortion and Anisotropy in tempered glass. What are the root causes and what kind of tools does a tempering line operator have at hand to affect end product quality.


Riku has been working at Glaston in different product management related tasks for the past 7 years. He has been extensively involved in new product development, as well as customer projects for both tempering, laminating and quality measurement related projects.

Remarks :

The event will be conducted online via ZOOM. Upon successful payment of the registration fee, the ZOOM link for joining the CPD event will be available in the CPD/PQSL profile under the "Member Area" of the HKIS website.

On-line registration is not applicable for non-HKIS members. To register, please complete the CPD registration form and return with payment to the HKIS Secretariat.

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Payment : HKD 150
Face-to-Face/Zoom : By Zoom