Dates: 13th June, 4th July | Time: 12:00-13:30 | Location: Online (Zoom)

What makes a ‘good home’..?

Leading architects, designers and placemakers from within the GHA membership will answer this question by sharing their expertise at a new lunchtime webinar series. Find out more from the experts and hear top tips and lessons learned from the latest case studies on:

  • Net zero and Passivhaus design
  • Low carbon design and materials
  • New build and retrofit residential projects
  • Healthy homes and placemaking
  • Ensuring building performance and quality

Homes that are low energy and perform as designed

Event #2 – Tuesday 4th July, 12:00-13:30, Online

12:00 Welcome from event chair and ‘Designed to Perform’ case studies

Tom Dollard, Board Member, Good Homes Alliance and Partner ‑ Sustainability and Innovation, Pollard Thomas Edwards

12:10 Passivhaus and AECB standard affordable housing case studies

Jeremy Tyrrell, Director, T2 Architects

12:25 Residential building performance evaluation (BPE)

Brogan Watkins, Sustainability Consultant, Hoare Lea

12:40 Post Occupancy Evaluation (POE) findings from Chobham Manor

Mark Dowson, Associate Director, Buro Happold

12:55 Lessons learned from the Nottingham City Homes 2050 Energiesprong project

Richard Partington, Director and Suzanne Davenport, Associate, Studio Partington

13:10 Q&A

13:30 Close

Homes and communities that improve health and wellbeing

Event #1 – Tuesday 13th June, 12:00-13:30, Online

12:00 Welcome from event chair

Julian Brooks, Programmes Director, Good Homes Alliance

12:05 Healthy placemaking

Cindy Dos Santos, Associate, JTP

12:20 UK’s first accredited Active House homes – Newhaven Green, East Sussex

Jonathan Evans, Senior Architect, Stickland Wright

12:35 New Garden Quarter, Chobham Farm

Justin Laskin, Partner, Pollard Thomas Edwards

12:50 Sunnyside Wellness Village

Tope Balogun, Director, Austin Smith Lord

13:05 Q&A

13:25 Closing remarks

13:30 Close

Key details

  • Dates: 13th June, 4th July
  • Time: 12:00-13:30 (90 minutes)
  • Location: Online (Zoom)
  • Fees (all fees quoted exclusive of VAT):
    • Single event – Free for GHA and BPN members, £20 partners*, £30 general admittance
    • Series – Free for GHA and BPN members, £30 partners*, £45 general admittance (buy 1 get 1 half price)

*Partner organisations include: AECB, Passivhaus Trust, SuperHomes, STBA, TCPA, The Green Register, The Alliance for Sustainable Building Products, UKIEG, Woodknowledge Wales.

How to Design Good Homes – GHA Webinar Series

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