Sunday, February 9, 2014

Event - Ecobuild 2014 Conference (London)

Ecobuild 2014, will take place on March 4 - 6, at ExCel in London, UK. This event is the world’s leading event for sustainable design, construction, energy and the built environment.

Why Attend

•SEE the entire spectrum of sustainable construction products for new build and refurbishment of residential, commercial and industrial projects
•NETWORK with industry professionals, clients and suppliers from around the world
•GET INVOLVED in a more sustainable built environment with the leading industry voices in our thought provoking conference
•LEARN from over 600 of the most innovative and influential practitioners with our seminar programme •MEET the people you want to meet before, during and after Ecobuild's via our online communities on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook
•BE SEEN and raise your profile, meet and network with the world's leading industry press

Conference Programme

4th March 2014

Localised energy or the Green Deal?
Making smart cities happen
Maximising building performance - could product manufacturers do more?
Micro homes for an expanding population - the only sustainable solution?
Unfolding success – the story of Brompton Bicycle
Private wealth, public realm: have we got the balance right? A talk by Joseph Rykwert, RIBA Gold Medallist 2014
Climate Week launch
The Ecobuild 10th anniversary talks – five perspectives on the sustainability journey
The Ecobuild Debate - can democracy deliver sustainability?
The performance gap - is there a solution?

5th March 2014

Designing for deconstruction - the next big thing?
Greening the docks – a competition with Ecobuild and the Landscape Institute
The Ecobuild Debate: Should minimum EPC standards for rented properties from 2018 be extended to all buildings?
What is the value of good design?
What really counts - green design ratings or measured building performance?
Better homes for less ­- can custom build, crowd funding and mutual home ownership solve the housing crisis?
Fracking, nuclear, renewables or fusion - what is our energy future?
Is back to basics the office of the future?
The SWOT test - what has Britain got to offer China?
The CBI Debate - Is green the right strategy for growth?
Energy efficiency: Delivering for consumers, for growth and for climate change

6th March 2014

Has the Green Deal sent the retrofit revolution into reverse?
Shigeru Ban: Works and humanitarian activities
The Ecobuild Debate; do we have a blueprint for the resilient city of the future?
Zero carbon by 2016 - can it be done with traditional build methods?
A global approach to climate change - do we have the collective ability to act?
Is carbon and energy efficiency policy helping or hindering the commercial property sector?

Click here for more information including the list of speakers and registration information.

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