Philip Rizcallah

Canadian Codes Centre National Research Council of Canada (NRC)

PHILIPRIZCALLAH is Acting Director, Building Regulations, Construction,at the National Research Council. Philip graduated from Dalhousie University, andTechnical University of Nova Scotia with Bachelors Degrees in Science and inMechanical Engineering. He has held positions in construction and safety forover 25 years and is currently responsible for overseeing the coordination andthe development of Canada’s National Building, Plumbing, Energy and Fire Codes.He is also the Policy Liaison to the Provincial Territorial Policy AdvisoryCommittee on Codes. Philip has also held positions as a Fire ProtectionEngineer with Federal Fire Authority (Federal Fire Marshals Office) in theAtlantic Region and in Ottawa.