Green Sky Thinking 2018

Programme of Events

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Lifetime Optimisation - putting people first at every stage of the building lifecycle

15 May 2018

Hurley Palmer Flatt will be showcasing our Advanced Building Optimisation methodology; a people-centric approach to engineering that follows the design from inception to occupation. We will demonstrate how we can optimise buildings from a performance and wellbeing standpoint at every step of the building lifecycle leading to buildings or places...

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Creating a new place for people - Battersea Power Station

15 May 2018

In a location long derelict and inaccessible to the public, a new town centre for Wandsworth is rising. Representatives from the Battersea Power Station Development Company will set out the vision for the project and new neighbourhood, explaining the range of diverse initiatives underway to make this a place for people.

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Learning from LETI to create Places For People

15 May 2018

When people think about sustainable design in the built environment, it is often our city’s buildings and their resource demand that take centre stage. The London Energy Transformation Initiative (LETI) has played a major role in shaping London's energy policy over the last year through wide consultation and a truly...

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The illuminated Environment for people living with Dementia

15 May 2018

This presentation, given by Peter Kerr, Director of Atelier Ten's Glasgow office, will provide insight into the Natural and Artificial illuminated Environment for people living with Dementia. This covers the importance of daylight and connection to the external environment, the aging eye, circadian alignment and Seasonal Affective Disorder.

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Principal Place: Designing and Constructing with Sustainability in Mind

15 May 2018

Principal Place is a mixed-use development comprising office, retail, residential and public spaces in a spot where The City meets Shoreditch and in an area of archaeological interest. Across five buildings and a half-acre piazza, Principal Place puts people first – whether they are living in the apartments, working in...

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Cycle the city with PTE - SOLD OUT waiting list only

15 May 2018

Join architects, Pollard Thomas Edwards on an afternoon of ‘post occupancy evaluation by bike’, a fun way to analyse the impact of some of their completed projects in central London. The cycle tour will also stop at some of the most sustainable buildings in London, and discuss what makes a...

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The social enterprise business model – putting people first -SOLD OUT waiting list only

15 May 2018

Join Mace, Social Enterprise UK and London-based social enterprises at this social enterprise speed-date…and find out how you could be part of a “people first” revolution! Social enterprises are businesses that have clear social or environmental purpose; that are becoming an increasingly popular and successful business model.

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People first or technology first?

15 May 2018

Building, landscape and urban design are adapting to new technologies and user expectations, but are they putting ‘people first or technology first’? Using Nicholas Hare Architects’ and Hoare Lea’s competition winning proposal for Old Street Roundabout as a springboard for debate, the panel will discuss the way in which smart...