News & Events for London


May 20, 2019
Hawkins\Brown will be hosting a panel discussion exploring the theme of 'boundaries' by asking the question: How can we creatively approach the design of light in buildings to blur the boundary between inside and out, to have a positive influence on occupant well-being? Recent research shows that the light that we experience can affect our sleep cycles, immune systems and mental health – but as we spend more than 90% of time inside buildings, are we losing our connection with the outside? How can the design of buildings take a considered ... Read more
May 20, 2019
The CIBSE Young Energy Performance Group invite you to our first Carbon Bite Night of the season. Three speakers will discuss the GLA updates on carbon factors and their impact on design for new residential developments, followed by discussion and Q&A. With the move toward Greenhouse Gas Emissions factors that better reflect the current National Electricity Grid, emissions associated with electricity are now almost equal to emissions from gas. Increasingly, to comply with the 35% on site emissions reductions target of the London Plan, th... Read more
May 20, 2019
The CIBSE Young Energy Performance Group invite you to our first Carbon Bite Night of the season. Three speakers will discuss the GLA updates on carbon factors and their impact on design for new residential developments, followed by discussion and Q&A. With the move toward Greenhouse Gas Emissions factors that better reflect the current National Electricity Grid, emissions associated with electricity are now almost equal to emissions from gas. Increasingly, to comply with the 35% on site emissions reductions target of the London Plan, th... Read more
May 1, 2019
Elementa's Ed Garrod accompanied by others from our senior leadership team, heads to Copenhagen this June to speak at the BCO Annual Conference about the BCO Wellness Matters report Session Details: Thursday 6 June, 16.15 - 17.45: Cards for Humanity, Top Trumps and Lego Friday 7 June, 10.30 - 12.00: Gaming for Health and Wellbeing The  BCO is at the forefront of discussion on the contribution great workspaces can make to health wellbeing and productivity. They do this by staying curious - learning from the best thi... Read more
May 1, 2019
Ed Garrod is speaking at the BCO Wellness Matters event this May, on the subject of: A Game of Life and Top Trumps. Session Details: Thursday 16th May 2019 80 Cheapside, London. Wellness Matters Health & Wellbeing is a huge priority for BCO Members developers, occupiers and service providers alike. The Wellness Matters roadmap was written to provide stakeholders across the office lifecycle insight into What Matters but also how to develop and implement strategies that significantly improve ou... Read more
May 1, 2019
Clara Bagenal George speaks about Whole Life Carbon at the CIBSE Technical Symposium in Sheffield Session Details: Thursday 25 - Friday 26 April 2019 University of Sheffield, UK Transforming Built Environments - driving change with engineering Reshaping regulation, understanding, practice and application to enhance the lifelong benefit of engineered environments Recent upheavals in the norms that have hitherto underpinned both society at large and the building professions have underscored that ‘busine... Read more
May 1, 2019
Elementa's Dave Glossop speaks about DHW: Evidence-based design, at this years symposium. Session Details: Thursday 25 - Friday 26 April 2019 University of Sheffield Transforming Built Environments - driving change with engineering Reshaping regulation, understanding, practice and application to enhance the lifelong benefit of engineered environments Recent upheavals in the norms that have hitherto underpinned both society at large and the building professions have underscored that ‘business as usual... Read more
May 1, 2019
Ed speaks about, Zero Carbon Buildings: Turning Climate Commitments into Bold Action. at Greenbuild in Amsterdam

Greenbuild Europe, Human X Nature is the flagship event for sustainability professionals

Attendees worldwide across a variety of industries—including architecture, engineering and design—participate in Greenbuild Europe to share best practices, time-tested solutions an... Read more
May 1, 2019
Clara hits the stage at the AJ summit with a talk titled: No time to waste: Why the industry must pull together for a more sustainable future The AJ Summit is a unique industry event which explores the key relationship between architects and clients. It will offer practical insights and inspiration into making the most of this crucial relationship – to create better buildings and win more work. AJ Summit will bring together clients and architects to share best practice, pinpoint innovation and learn to partner better – for mutual b... Read more
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