Programme

Session 1

9:30 - 11:00

Opening plenary - The trajectory for Passivhaus

Welcome from the Chair

Emma Osmundsen

Emma Osmundsen

Exeter City Council

Passivhaus adoption in European and US cities

Tomás O'Leary

Tomás O’Leary

Passive House Academy

United Nations Energy Efficiency standard

Speaker TBC

Speaker TBC

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (Invited)

Discussion panel

David Moorcroft

David Moorcroft

Norwich City Council
Matt Bridgestock

Matt Bridgestock

John Gilbert Architects
Speaker TBC

Speaker TBC

Welsh Government

 

Session 2 - Leading 2017 case studies

11:30 - 12.45

Residential

Planning and design – St. Loyes Extra Care Scheme

Design and construction – Saffron Acres

Adoption of Passivhaus in Bristol: small-scale sites

Tomas Gartner

Tomas Gartner

Gale & Snowden

Non-domestic

Bicester Eco Business Centre

Lee Fordham

Lee Fordham

Architype

Research Acceleration and Demonstration (RAD) building

Mike Dixon

Mike Dixon

Lewis and Hickey
Ashley Roberts

Ashley Roberts

University of Nottingham

Small-scale education buildings – Construction & occupation

Session 3

14:00 - 15.10

Policy and procurement

What is happening with NZEB and zero carbon policy?

John Alker

John Alker

UKGBC

Procurement, costs & risks

Justin Pickford

Justin Pickford

Baker Ruff Hannon

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

Passivhaus futures - Health & wellbeing

Introduction - Performance criteria for health & wellbeing

Indoor air quality (IAQ) case study comparison

John Palmer

John Palmer

Enhabit

Passivhaus and Bau Biologie

Tomas Gartner

Tomas Gartner

Gale & Snowden

How to measure health & wellbeing

Gareth Morris

Gareth Morris

Saint-Gobain

Final discussion

Technical training 

Designing for summer comfort

Nick Grant

Nick Grant

Elemental Consulting
Alan Clarke

Alan Clarke

Independent Energy Consultant

Technical training

Passivhaus Plus/ Premium

Will South

Will South

Etude/ Cocreate
Alan Budden

Alan Budden

Eco Design Consultants

Session 4

16:00 - 17:10

Experience and feedback

Measured performance at Carrowbreck Meadow

Sarah Lewis

Sarah Lewis

Hamson Barron Smith Architects

User behaviour and occupant guidance

Gerard Maccreanor

Gerard Maccreanor

Maccreanor Lavington Architects

Occupant feedback from self-build projects

Marine Sanchez

Marine Sanchez

Enhabit

Passivhaus futures - Embodied carbon

Introduction - Measuring and minimizing embodied carbon

Simon Sturgis

Simon Sturgis

Sturgis Carbon Profiling/ ASBP

Whole-life carbon implications of the Passivhaus Standard

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

Final discussion

Technical training

Ensuring quality on site

Bill Butcher

Bill Butcher

Green Building Store
Sarah Price

Sarah Price

The Design Buro

Technical training

Design of large-scale/ complex projects

Final session

17:15 - 17:45

Closing plenary - The Future of Passivhaus

Q&A

Panel discussion

Conference drinks

17:45 - 19:30

Drinks and networking

Passivhaus student competition prize giving ceremony