Healthy building design – what can structural engineers do?

Date: Tuesday 12th October 2021 Timings: 10:00 - 11:00

Join the Institution of Structural Engineers for this free event on health and wellbeing at which ASBP Director Simon Corbey will join the panel of experts. 

What does it mean to design a building or structure with health and wellbeing in mind?
Using case studies, the presenters will provide an overview of the WELL building standards and discuss what structural engineers can do to enable a building or structure that supports health and wellbeing.

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Join this free webinar to learn:

  • What does it mean to design a building or structure with health and wellbeing in mind?
  • What can structural engineers do to support the process?
  • How to collaborate more easily with clients and architects in a design process
  • Presenters will also use case studies to illustrate how healthy materials, biophilia, acoustics and exposed structure can support the health and well-being of the end users.

Who is it aimed at?

  • Graduate structural engineers, design engineers and small practitioners.

Speakers

Sanja Buncic, Associate, Entuitive – Sanja has 14 years expertise in bespoke, design led, mass timber structural design. She excels at finding solutions to unusual challenges and providing well-considered structural designs. Her portfolio covers a broad range of projects including work on cultural and institutional projects, public artwork, and challenging technical projects. She leads a number of major ongoing projects in the UK
 
Simon Corbey, Director, Alliance for Sustainable Building Products (ASBP)Simon is a Chartered Surveyor, with a Masters in Architecture; Advanced Energy and Environmental Systems from UEL/CAT with a thesis on the BedZED lessons. Simon has worked under the umbrella organisation of the Sustainable Development Foundation, initially working for the Good Homes Alliance and now working for the ASBP to enable real change in the industry and help deliver low carbon healthy buildings. His work with the ASBP concentrates on seminars and learning events but also includes liaising with members and involvement with policy.

 

Nina McCallion, Associate, Arup – Having spent considerable time on major construction sites in London Nina uses her 15 years of experience to uniquely combine a pragmatic approach with the ability to think imaginatively. She splits her time between structures and sustainability, where her focus is on the delivery of low carbon projects. In addition to her building engineering work, Nina has been a teacher at the Architects Association for over eight years. 

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