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Building4Wellbeing Network Event

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Join our online Building4Wellbeing network event to learn more about the issues around building fabric and occupant wellbeing.

      • 1 hour 30 minutes
      • 1st delegate: £50.00 (£0.00 for Members)Subsequent delegates: £35.00 (£0.00 for Members)
      • Online webinar

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Buildings should provide occupants with a safe, comfortable, and healthy place in which they can be successful, productive, and happy. Building fabric plays a vital role in creating the conditions that are required to optimise occupant wellbeing.

Building fabric can affect not only the energy performance of a building but also its indoor environmental conditions. A holistic approach is required when designing building fabric. For example, a well-insulated building can reduce heating demand and maintain a consistent indoor air temperature; however, without an appropriate ventilation strategy, it can cause thermal discomfort for occupants.

To learn more from our expert speakers, we urge you to register for this event today.


 10:00 Welcome – Dr Michelle Agha-Hossein, BSRIA

10:10 The inverted 'U'  Why balancing, not maximising is the key to improving occupant wellbeing in the built-environment.  Henry Pelly, Max Fordham

10:25 Overheating risk in UK housing: impacts on wellbeing. Dr Anna Mavrogianni, UCL

10:40 Buildings as Safety Bubbles: The importance of the physical boundary created by our built environment.  Anna Wendt, Buro Happold

10:55 Building fabric and occupant wellbeing: indoor air quality and thermal comfort. Calum Maclean, BSRIA

11:10 Q&A chaired by Michelle Agha-Hossein, BSRIA

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  • Publisher: BSRIA