Attendees got an insight into the latest thinking, technologies and tools for building green.
Sustainability of the future: science fiction, resilience and stealing ideas
We were delighted to welcome one of Australia’s foremost voices on business sustainability – Amanda Steele, Head of Sustainability, CBRE Pacific.
Where we have come from in the green building space – and how should we tackle the challenges that face us?
Amanda examined the future of sustainability in the built form - focusing on building resilience, emerging technologies and the inter-relation of social sustainability and environment. View presentation.
Daisy – cross-laminated timber construction in sustainable apartment typologies
The innovative ‘Daisy’ design by S3 Architects last year won the competition organised by NZIA, Ockham Residential and Auckland Council.
Attendees heared from Stephen Smith, Architect and Matt Wilson, Homestar Assessor and ESD Consultant on the cross laminated timber (CLT) construction and prefabrication techniques that seek to reduce energy use and increase efficiency in construction. Stephen and Matt explored innovative sustainability strategies for medium-high density apartment typologies. View presentation.
Soft Landings: Commissioning Before, During & After Construction
Mark Crawford, Technical Director - Building Services & Commissioning at Beca discussed the Australasian Soft Landings Framework - a key requirement is careful management of the commissioning process in the design, build and occupy phases. Mark discussed the benefits of commissioning management and continuous commissioning. View presentation.
CPD Points available
NZIA: 20 Points
ADNZ: 2.00 Points