Discover the wealth of knowledge and experience our dedicated team of speakers brings to the table. Each member is a seasoned professional in their respective fields, committed to providing exceptional education and guidance. Our diverse lineup of instructors ensures a well-rounded learning experience. See below to learn more about their background, specialties, and contributions to our educational community.

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Todd Backus, P.Eng. | Manager – Programs Development | TECA

Todd Backus has worked in the HVAC industry since 2003. He completed his red-seal ticket as a sheet metal worker in 2009. As the owner/operator of Backus Mechanical, he specialized in forced air system installation & design for custom homes.

In 2019, Todd graduated from BCIT with a degree in mechanical engineering. Afterwards, he worked as a mechanical consultant for Rocky Point Engineering designing HVAC, plumbing, & fire suppression systems. In 2023, Todd completed his Professional Engineering certification and joined TECA as the Manager of Programs Development.

  • CSA F280 HVAC Requirements for Part 9 Buildings – 1:00 pm – 2:30 am, October 23, 2024

Sue Wazny | The Neutral Zone

  • Leadership in Communication – 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm, October 24, 2024