AJ Specification Live - Design & Specification of External Cladding & Curtain Walling

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AJ Specification Live is a new series of free monthly AJ events, in association with NLA, with an afternoon talk providing in-depth information into the design and specification of building materials and construction methods, followed by networking drinks. The first event of the series will focus on design and specification of external cladding and curtain walling, as featured in AJ Specification’s March issue. Speaking will be: 

Giles Martin
, Wilkinson Eyre Architects will discuss the glass specification of the practice’s 10 Brock Street development which uses 80 different types of glass. He will also talk about the way Wilkinson Eyre adapted to changes in the  Building Regulations during the course of the project, which began in 2003.  

Saffet Kaya Bekiroglu
, Zaha Hadid Architects will talk about the cladding details of the recently completed Heydar Aliyev Centre in Baku.  

Larissa Johnston and Stephen Hadley,
Stanton Williams will be speaking about the cladding of the ventilation shafts at Kings Cross, Stanton Williams will discuss the granite cladding’s design, setting and fabrication.

Damian Rogan
, Eckersley O’Callaghan Speaking about his approaches to specification, and will discuss how they push the limits when using large flat and curved glass panels.

Join us on 27 March to hear from the experts and get involved in the debate.



  • This event is intended for architects involved in the design process, consultants, contractors and clients.
  • Registration restricted for product manufacturers and suppliers.
  • The AJ reserves the right to refuse RSVPs from respondents who do not match this intended audience. For queries please contact stephanie.geisler@emap.com


Gianfranco Apicella, Commercial Director, Marley Eternit

Stephen Hadley, Associate, Stanton Williams

Larissa Johnston, Architect, Stanton Williams

Saffet Kaya Bekiroglu, Associate, Zaha Hadid Architects

Matti Lampila, Associate, Piercy & Company

Giles Martin, Director, Wilkinson Eyre Architects

Damian Rogan, Associate, Eckersley O'Callaghan

Paul Rogers, Project Director, Robin Partington & Partners

Bjorn Sanden, Marketing Specialist, DuPont Sentry Glass



Speakers names confirmed at time of publication, but may be subject to change.