Total Building Performance
26 Nov 2019
SYSTEMS THINKING AND INTEGRATION
Providing national and international perspectives, this session will present case studies on the interacting factors that affect building performance.
By attending this session, you will:
- Understand how a holistic approach to buildings can help to avoid unintended negative consequences.
- Hear about the ‘Total Building Performance of Low Carbon Buildings in China and the UK’ project which addresses the issue of total performance in order to reduce the energy demand and carbon emissions of buildings whilst safeguarding productivity and health.
- Hear about the ‘Whole Life Performance Plus’ project which focuses on improving the working environment for occupants of office buildings through understanding the indoor environmental qualities that have a negative impact of the satisfaction of building users and the effect on their productivity and wellbeing.