Stream time: 14.15 – 16.45, Tuesday 21st November 2017

Chaired by:
Ed Garrod
, Principal, Elementa Consulting

14:15 - 14:50

TH1 What is wellbeing?

How can we define wellbeing? And if it can be defined, how can we measure it in a meaningful way? What do we mean by wellbeing in the context of building performance? AQ, ventilation, water quality and availability, electromagnetic effects, acoustic environment, humidity, lighting Quantifying productivity, quantifying design calculations in revenue terms Combining PMV & daylight factors   


  • View full profile for Victoria LockhartVictoria Lockhart Director of Business Development, Europe - International WELL Building Institute
  • Itai Palti Director of Architecture & Design - The Centric Lab, and Founder of Conscious Cities
14:50 - 15:50

TH2 What are the wellbeing considerations for building services engineers?

Occupant satisfaction This presentation covers what are the key parameters? What is the role of POE? CIBSE guidance on sustainability, health and wellbeing: updates Session will provide an overview of the upcoming updates to CIBSE Guide L Sustainability and CIBSE TM40 Health and Wellbeing, covering a wide range of topics including the circular economy, carbon reduction strategies, air quality, lighting, Continue Reading »


  • Roderic Bunn Doctorate Researcher - Bartlett School of Environment, Energy & Resources, University College London
  • Julie Godefroy Head of Sustainability Development - CIBSE
  • David Cheshire Regional Sustainability Director - AECOM Ltd
15:50 - 16:05

Break & exhibition visit

16:05 - 16:20

TH3 The Biophillic Office

The Biophilic Office research project provides an evidence base for the benefits of biophillic design and its contribution to the health & wellbeing of workers; a proven design methodology for implementation; and a robust test for products in terms understanding their contribution to improved health & wellbeing aspects of a building renovation. What are the kinds of interventions which have Continue Reading »


16:20 - 16:45

TH4 The importance of Facility Management and Human Resources in wellbeing

The facility management has a big impact on our health & wellbeing The importance of how designed space is used on an operational level: some common pitfalls to avoid What impact can environmental factors have on building users? Summary of Building Use Studies surveys from Innovate UK’s Building Performance Evaluation programme   


  • David Roomes Chief Medical Officer - Rolls Royce ​
  • Zoe Young Property Project Manager Plan A - Marks and Spencer
  • Jason Palmer Director - Cambridge Architectural Research Ltd