Bite-Size Session: Healthy Buildings and the WELL Standard - Talk and Tour of the Soil Association’s New Offices - Bristol

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As one of the newest building refurbishments to be designed using healthy building principles, this is sure to be a sell out so book early to avoid disappointment.

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
19.00  Close

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:

April 11th, 2019 5:00 PM   to   7:00 PM
The Lady Eve room, The Soil Association
Spear House
51 Victoria St
Bristol, BS1 6AD
United Kingdom

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Event Fee(s)
Members £ 19.00
Non-Members £ 35.00

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