Tuesday 19th November 2019 | 9:30-17:30 (registration from 8:45) | Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, London SE1

The UK Government has recently stated its ambition that all new homes should meet a Future Homes standard, aiming to halve the energy use of all new buildings by 2030, compared to the current Building Regulations requirements, which is a significant step towards meeting a net zero target.

The Good Homes Alliance believe that the Future Homes Standard is a key opportunity for Government and the house-building industry to address both energy demand and carbon dioxide emission reductions, in addition to other issues such as quality, overheating, innovation, skills, energy efficiency and occupant health & well-being.

Our 2019 conference will bring together policy makers, house-builders and their supply chains to debate the key challenges, discuss how to meet the government's proposed Future Homes standard and possible net zero targets, and demonstrate how to deliver high quality, low carbon, healthy homes, which are fit for the future.

Special offers

Reduced rates for GHA members, partner organisations and local authorities/housing associations

‘Buy One, Get One Half Price’ tickets offer

Programme

Registration from 8:45

Session 1 - The policy landscape and keynote project (9:30-11:00)

Welcome from the Chair and update on latest net zero policy for new homes


Keynote address


Future Homes Standard: Update on the consultation and proposed uplifts to Part L and F of the Building Regulations

Julian Brooks

Julian Brooks

Network & Programme Manager, Good Homes Alliance

‘Home of 2030’ design competition


KEYNOTE PROJECT: Bicester Garden Town - 393 zero carbon homes at Elmsbrook and Graven Hill, the UK's largest self and custom-build community


Policy panel discussion


Session 2 - Making the case for net zero (11:30-12:50)

Homes of the future, now - Building for 2050 project


Approaches and strategies for zero carbon housing


Net zero and healthy buildings - Indoor air quality, overheating and more


Delivering (nearly) net zero ‘Energiesprong’ homes – the highs, lows and future


Q&A


Session 3 - How to deliver net zero - Case studies (14:00-15:30)

Passivhaus - The route to zero carbon? | Delivering Passivhaus at scale - Goldsmith Street, Norwich


Modern methods of construction - Climate Innovation District, Leeds


Zero-emissions, custom build homes - Springfield Meadows, Oxfordshire


The design and delivery of 'Active Buildings'


Q&A


Session 4 - Ensuring performance (16:00-16:45)

The importance of building performance evaluation - The Building Performance Network 'State of the Nation' project


Soapbox talks: Quality assurance standards & tools


Final session - What is needed to deliver net zero and Future Homes at scale? (16:45-17:30)

Panel discussion


Close

Sponsors

Gold sponsor: Velux

Velux

Silver sponsor: The Concrete Centre

Bronze sponsor: Zehnder

Interested in sponsorship?

Sponsorship opportunities

Confirmed exhibitors

Airflow Developments Ltd
Bereco
Velux

Exhibition packages

Packages from £350 +VAT for GHA members

Exhibition packages

Partner organisations

AECB, ASBP, BPN, LETI, National Housing Federation, Passivhaus Trust, STBA, The Green Register, UKGBC, Woodknowledge Wales, Zero Carbon Yorkshire

Event information

Date: Tuesday 19th November 2019

Time: 9:30-17:30 (registration from 8:45)

Venue: Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, 108 Stamford Street, Lambeth, London SE1 9NH

Registration: Book tickets via Eventbrite. Tickets from £100-£170.

Further information

For further information about this event or to enquire about speaker, exhibitor or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Richard Broad - richard@goodhomes.org.uk.

GHA 2019 Conference: Delivering Net Zero and Future Homes

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