Session 1

9:30 - 11:00

Opening plenary

Welcome from the Chair

Emma Osmundsen

Emma Osmundsen

Exeter City Council

Keynote speaker

Speaker TBC

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (Invited)

Local Authority discussion panel

Norwich City Council, Bristol City Council & Camden Council (TBC)

Session 2 - Leading 2017 case studies

11:30 - 12.45

Large-scale residential

Planning and design

Design and construction

Monitoring and occupation: Lessons learnt


Eco centre – Planning & design

Large-scale education – Design & construction

Small-scale education buildings – Construction & occupation

Session 3

14:00 - 15.10


What is happening with UK policy?

Local Authorities/ NZEBs

Retrofit - Bonfield, Eco and step-by-step EnerPhit

Passivhaus futures - Health & wellbeing

Indoor air quality (IAQ) case study comparison

John Palmer

John Palmer


Passivhaus and Bau Biologie

Tomas Gartner

Tomas Gartner

Gale & Snowden

How to measure health & wellbeing

Speaker TBC

Technical training - One hour hands-on sessions

Summer comfort

Technical training

Complex project design

Session 4

16:00 - 17:10



Risk management

Procurement approaches

Passivhaus futures - Embodied carbon and Passivhaus

Life-cycle assessment (LCA) comparison of 4 refurbished tower blocks

Loreana Padron

Loreana Padron

ECD Architects

Natural materials and Passivhaus

Fran Bradshaw

Fran Bradshaw

Anne Thorne Architects

Low embodied carbon case study: Marsh Baldon hemp-lime self build project

Ian Pritchett

Ian Pritchett

Greencore Construction

Technical training

On-site delivery

Technical training

Passivhaus Plus/ Premium

Final session

17:15 - 17:45

Closing plenary - The Future of Passivhaus


Panel discussion

Conference drinks

17:45 - 19:30

Drinks and networking

Passivhaus student competition prize giving ceremony