Leadership in Building Performance Conference and Exhibition is set to inform the industry
Posted: 28 August 2014
Knowledge will be shared across the industry by speakers who have been announced for the Leadership in Building Performance Conference and Exhibition, organised by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE). Throughout 28th and 29th October 2014 at the QEII, Westminster, London, attendees of the event will be immersed in discussions across all aspects of the industry from BIM and the supply chain to facilities management and sustainability.
Hywel Davies, CIBSE Technical Director
The long-awaited CIBSE Conference and Exhibition gives delegates a chance to network, learn and share their knowledge from industry leading figures
Hywel Davies, CIBSE Technical Director commented: “The long-awaited CIBSE Conference and Exhibition gives delegates a chance to network, learn and share their knowledge from industry leading figures. CIBSE is passionate about building performance and at a time where energy security is in question, energy bills are rising and energy targets are looming, we are delighted with the calibre of guidance and opportunities we are able to offer to help combat this.”
With representations across public and private sectors, the first day will feature discussions on the future of power networks and supply, moving towards real zero carbon buildings, the future of construction with BIM and the importance of soft landings and maintenance. The following day will cover occupant comfort, the Housing Standards Review and Code for Sustainable Homes, Level 2 BIM and new technologies for improved building performance.
Noted speakers include RIBA President Stephen Hodder and the new President of B&ES and head of design at Crown House Technologies, Andy Sneyd. Arup’s CAD Manager, Carl Collins, will be speaking on BIM and Huw Blackwell, decentralised energy officer at London Borough of Islington will be presenting his tactic to deliver the award-winning Bunhill Energy Centre and district-wide heat network.
Attendees will be able to learn which projects and companies are shortlisted for the CIBSE building Performance Awards. Exhibitors include Hoare Lea, Cadline, Hamworthy, Eastman, Daikin, Condair, IES, Lochinvar, Remeha Commercial, Rinnai, Schneider Electric, Bosch, Baxi Commercial and TMI Lighting. Conference partners include the British Property Federation, Association for Consultancy and Engineering, and the UK District Heating Association.
To take advantage of an earlybird rate before 15 September or find out more about the event, visit www.cibse.org/conference