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08.01.2009. Symposium: A Roadmap to Zero Carbon School Buildings

UCL Wilkins Building
UCL Wilkins Building

The problems related to zero carbon school buildings, their design, predicted performance, and the future challenges will be discussed at this symposium organised by CIBSE School Design Group, CIBSE Home Counties, IBPSA-England and The Bartlett at University College London.

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A Roadmap to Zero Carbon School Buildings

Date: 09th February 2009 (09:30 – 16:30)

Venue: University College London Wilkins Building, The Old Refectory (Room), Gower Street, WC1 E6BT LONDON

PROGRAMME AND LIST OF CONTRIBUTIONS

09:30 – 10:00 Registration, coffee (The Old Refectory)

Opening Session:

10:00 – 10:15 CIBSE School Design Group – Aims and Objectives

John Palmer, Chairman of CIBSE School Design Group, Faber Maunsell

10:15 – 10:30 Low Carbon Buildings – Design, Operational Performance and the Future Challenges

Dr Dejan Mumovic, Secretary to CIBSE School Design Group, Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, University College London

Session A: Room: The Old Refectory

Chairman: Dr Malcolm Cook, Chairman of IBPSA-England, Loughborough University

Co-chairman: Colin Ashford, Chairman of CIBSE Home Counties South East

10:30 – 11:00 Keynote: Task Force on Zero Carbon Schools – Work in Progress, the Future Challenges

Robin Nicholson, Chairman of Task Force on Zero Carbon Schools

11:00 – 11:30 Novel Learning and Teaching Methods and School Design

Valerie Bragg, Director, Faber Maunsell

11:30 – 12:00 Reducing Energy Use in Schools

Paul Eslinger, Regional Director, White Young Green

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12:00 – 12:50 Lunch

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Session B: Room: The Old Refectory

Chairman: John Palmer (Chairman of CIBSE School Design Group, Faber Maunsell) Co-Chairman: Professor Derek Clements Croome (Chairman of CIBSE Natural Ventilation Group, Reading University)

12:50 – 13:20 Sharing Energy Supply and Low Carbon Energy Supply

Dr Andrew Wright, IESD, De Montfort University

13:20 – 13:50 Designing Low Carbon School Buildings Ian Taylor, Partner, Studio Leader, Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (tbc)

13:50 – 14:20 Exploring Potential Technologies Dr Mike Entwisle, Associate Director, Burro Happold

14:20 – 14:50 Defining Intelligent School Buildings Professor Derek Clements Croome, Reading University

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14:50 – 15:10 Tea break

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Session C: Room: The Old Refectory

Chairman: Paul Eslinger, White Young Green

Co-Chairman: Gordon Hudson, Mott MacDonald

15:10 – 15:40 Acquiring Competencies to Procure Zero Carbon Schools

Colin Ashford, Consultant, Chairman of CIBSE Home Counties

15:40 – 16:10 Delivering Zero Carbon Schools in PFI Environment

Gordon Hudson, Technical Director, Mott MacDonald

16:10 – 16:30 A Roadmap to Zero Carbon Schools – The Way Forward

John Palmer, Chairman of CIBSE School Design Group, Faber Maunsell

REGISTRATION: Registration fee to cover costs of refreshments and speakers: £30

To register, just send an e-mail to: d.mumovic@ucl.ac.uk  (Dejan Mumovic) stating the name of all people attending the event, their companies and e-mail addresses. At the same time send your cheque (payable to University College London), by 05th February 2009, to:

Dr Dejan Mumovic

The Bartlett School of Graduate Studies

University College London

1-19 Torrington Place

WC1E 6BT LONDON

ORGANISERS:

CIBSE School Design Group

CIBSE Home Counties

IBPSA-England

Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, UCL

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