Setting the Standard – AECB online conference – 21/06/22

The AECB is pleased to announce “Setting the Standard” – an online conference on Tuesday 21st June with free access open to all.

The conference will consist of six webinars and ten guest speakers covering the AECB building standards, the change to building regs, PHPP and the AECB PHribbon and more.  There will be a chance for Q&A at the end of each session.

Please see below for a summary of each session and details on how to register for free.

Please note that these are separate sessions and you will need to register for each individually if you wish to attend more than one.

 

Retrofit projects and programmes need to start by adopting an appropriate – and adaptable – retrofit standard 

9.15am – 10.15am  A discussion around the AECB retrofit and new build standard with particular reference to its adoption for social housing.

Speakers: Andy Simmonds AECB CEO, Duncan Smith AECB COO; Jeff Colley
Editor/Publisher Passive House Plus Magazine and Sara Edmonds, Architect and ACAN campaigner  

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AECB launches the AECB PHribbon add on to PHPP followed by an introduction to PHPP Version 10  

10.30am – 12noon  An introduction to and tutorial on AECB PHribbon software (an add on to PHPP) and then from 11.30am a chance to see the new version of PHPP introduced by Jürgen Schneiders of the Passivhaus Institut, Germany

Speakers: Tim Martel, AECB software R&D lead and developer with Jürgen Schnieders, Managing Director, Passivhaus Institut, Germany 

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The new building regulations come into force this month with uplifts to Approved Document L but we still need AECB Standards 

12.30pm – 1.30pm  Dr Sarah Price and Tim Wilcockson discuss the role of the AECB and PassiveHouse standards in the new building regs.

Speakers: Dr Sarah Price, Technical Director QODA and Tim Wilcockson, Senior Building Physics Consultant, Qoda 

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The new Building Regs and the technical solutions to airtightness

2.00pm – 2.30pm  A look at changes to Building Regulations and the argument for aiming higher in reducing space heat demand

Speaker: Gervase Mangwana, Director Waxwing Energy 

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Condensation Risk AnalysisWhat WUFI® Pro software can do for you  

3.00pm – 3.30pm  A project specific approach to condensation risk analysis using  WUFI® Pro which is vital when exploring retrofit solutions.

Speaker: Hugh Whiriskey founder and Technical Director of Partel

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Transforming Scotland’s tenements, one at a time

4.00pm – 4.30pm  Novoville is applying digital solutions to improve people’s experience of home repairs, maintenance and improvements to deliver crucial energy renovations at scale. A discussion on the revolutionary end-to-end solution to shared repairs launched in Edinburgh that will help decarbonise housing in Scotland.

Speaker: Louis Daillencourt, Business Development Director at Novoville

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We hope you will enjoy this thought-provoking set of AECB webinars which will be recorded and added to our members only Webinar Recordings page after the event to join the existing library of over 40 previous webinars.