The Conference

​There will be multiple sessions over three days covering different topics related to the Stone Industry.

StoneTech Canada 2022 proposes a cycle of conferences and round tables open to visitors and exhibitors on several themes related to natural stone and technologies.
 

  1. Problems and Solutions

  2. Kitchen and Bath Design – Tile and Stone Perspective

  3. Polished Concrete Floors

  4. Dynamic Coefficient of Friction – Do you consider Slip Resistance on your projects?

  5. Stone – Applications: Plus and Minuses

  6. Ventilated Facades – Not Just For Commercial

Meet the Speakers

Conference Schedule

DAY 1 // October 26th, 2022

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Opening Remarks

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Tiles - Problems and Solutions
Presented by Dale Kempster - Schluter Systems

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
The Aging Eye – Improving the Quality of Life in the Home by Improving the Quality of Light in the Home
Presented by Tom Butters

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

  • 1:30 PM – 1:45 PM

SASSO Presentation – Aatif Markar

  • 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Panel Discussion: Stone Fabrication
Moderated by: Aatif Markar – SASSO Canada
Panelists: Moreno Ruaro – HillTop Surfaces, Paolo Saccon – Intel Power, Frank Bruno - Crotone Kitchens

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM 
Let's Talk About Colour; The Challenge of Getting Colour Right
Presented by Roz Kavander

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Ventilated Facades – Not Just For Commercial
Presented by Mike Picco – Picco Engineering
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Building a community with your brand in the lighting, kitchen, bath and stone industries
Presented by Usman Sheikh

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
StoneTech Canada's Booth Awards

DAY 2 // October 27th, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Dynamic Coefficient of Friction – Do you consider Slip Resistance on your projects?
Presented by Dale Kempster – Schluter Systems
 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Residential Lighting Design - Light Me the Way Home!
Presented by Deborah Gottesman

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Polished Concrete Floors
Presented by Pierre Hebert

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The Self-Care and Wellness Benefits of Luxury Kitchens and Bathrooms
​Presented by Donna Church – Kohler

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sustaining Success and Doing The Right Things Right
​Presented by Dr. Wael Ramadan

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Panel Discussion: Kitchen and Bath Design
Presented by TBA

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
NEXTHOME – Design Award

DAY 3 // October 28th, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Stone - Applications: Plus and Minuses
Presented by TBA

 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Social Media For Fun and Profit
Presented by David Baker