AJ Refurbishing Existing Buildings: A sustainable approach (A709)
Venue: The Barbican Centre
|Event Date/Time: Jun 28, 2007||End Date/Time: Jun 28, 2007|
|Early Registration Date: May 04, 2007|
Upgrading and enhancing the built environment brings with it numerous complexities for the architect. In particular, complying with building regulations and sustainability guidelines can create great obstacles. What impact will the introduction of the new Part L regulations have on existing buildings? How do you make existing buildings DDA compliant?
Refurbishing existing buildings: A sustainable approach is a one-day conference exploring the major issues involved in adapting and changing our built environment. A top line-up of specialist speakers actively involved in the refurbishment of existing buildings will give an overview of how designers need to approach this increasingly vital aspect of architectural work. Find out how you can strike a balance between preservation and change. Stay one step ahead by attending this unmissable event from The Architects’ Journal.
Key Speakers include:
Nick Johnson, Deputy Chief Executive, URBAN SPLASH
Hazel Rounding, Director, SHED KM
Tim Leach, Director of Architecture Historic Buildings Group, BDP
Nick Thompson, Senior Partner, COLE THOMPSON ANDERS ARCHITECTS
John Hopkinson, Regional Director Fire and Risk Engineering Group, FABER MAUNSELL
Peter Rickaby, Director, RICKABY THOMPSON ASSOCIATES
Who should attend:
Architects, planners, developers, local authorities, conservation officers, heritage consultants and anyone involved in refurbishment projects or conservation work.