Building better: materials and their impact on wellbeing

Date:    Time: 14:00 - 18:00   Location:

Hickling House, Anne Thorne Architects (c) Hannah Devereux

This half-day seminar brings together industry experts to identify the materials and processes that must be used in order to build better and ensure well-being in the built environment.

Speakers include:

  • Tom Woolley, architect and educational consultant at Rachel Bevan Architects, author of Natural Building – a Guide to Materials and Techniques
  • Richard Hull, professor of chemistry and fire science at the University of Central Lancashire, specialising in fire retardancy and fire toxicity
  • Fran Bradshaw, partner of Anne Thorne Architects and architect of the Eco-Hub, Haringey, and Hickling House, Norfolk
  • Alex Sparrow, director of Hempcrete and leading adviser on the use of hemp-lime
  • Matt Nalborczyk, Grenian, natural construction solutions experts
  • Architype, project architect of the UEA Enterprise Centre

The event will start at 2.00pm. There will be two sessions of speaker presentations and panel discussion divided by a tea and coffee break. The seminar will finish at 6.00pm and will be followed by a drinks reception.


ASBP members can receive a 20% discount using the following promotional code – “WELLBEINGMATERIALS“. Click here to book online.

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