Bite-Size Session: Healthy Buildings and the WELL Standard - Talk and Tour of the Soil Association’s New Offices - Bristol
The Soil Association has recently moved into refurbished premises in central Bristol, designed by Green Register members Askew Cavanna architects
Delegates will learn about:
- the client perspective and how healthy building design aligns with the Soil Association’s principles
- the principles of the WELL Standard from eight associates
- how the design of the building promotes good health
- how the architects and building services engineers Max Fordham worked closely to together to minimise energy use and maximise a healthy working environment
- the psychology of designing healthy interiors
There will also be a tour of the building with the architects and engineers.
17.00 Registration and welcome - Soil Association client representative Martin Dawson
17.05 An Introduction to the WELL Standard - Joanna Peacock, eight associates
17.25 Soil Association HQ: the architect’s perspective on designing to healthy working principles - Chris Askew and Claire Miller, Askew Cavanna architects
17.45 Healthy Buildings: A Building Engineer’s Perspective - Innes Johnston and Steve Wain, Max Fordham
18.05 Environmental Psychology: A Full Toolkit for Wellbeing Design - Henry Pelly, Max Fordham
18.20 Tour of the Building (2 groups)
18.45 Round up discussion and refreshments
What did delegates say about previous Bite Size sessions?
"The micro session idea is brilliant as full days can be very, very difficult"
"Excellent coverage for both established Green Register members and novices"
"Informed recommendations and some myths debunked"
"Lots of stuff I didn’t know! Enjoyed the interactive format"
More about Bite Size sessions
The Green Register's Bite Size sessions offer an alternative, flexible route to Green Register membership through a series of shorter training sessions designed to give concise training at a time to suit busy working professionals. Attend 2 sessions to qualify for membership.
This event is held in partnership with:
51 Victoria St
Bristol, BS1 6AD