ecobuild Debate Sessions

Engage with the experts in the interactive seminar sessions and learn solutions to the demanding challenges of the sustainable built environment.


Visit the interactive seminars and debate sessions hosting top industry leaders including speakers from BRE, Atkins an Carbon Trust. Learn the solutions to key issues in the local market through case studies, debate and interactive worshops. Hot topics include BIM, BREEAM, Industrialised Building System in sustainable practices, zero carbon in sustainable development and more.

  • Date: 17-19th September
  • MODERATOR: Matthias Gelber ‘aka’ Green Man

17 September – Debate Room

Speaker: Orivaldo Barros, Head of International Affairs, BRE
3.00 Green Construction – Way to effective sustainability in buildings and construction industry

18 September 2013 – Debate Room

10.30 Carbon and sustainability inside the built environment
Buildings and Low Carbon Workplace
Sustainable Construction (building and recycling)
Speaker : Tom Delay, Chief Executive, Carbon Trust
11.30 Recent work and ideas on Ecoarchitecture and Ecomasterplanning
Speaker: Dato Ar. Ken Yeang, T R Hamzah & Yeang Sdn Bhd
Sustainable property portfolio ( Best practices in sustainable property portfolio & Resiliency in sustainable practices, measures and technologies)
Speaker: Abdul Zaki Abdul Zahid, Head Of Sustainable UTHM
1.00 Lunch
2.00 Strategic Information on Building Information Modelling (BIM) in SEA Construction Industry & Integrating BIM in work flow : Issues and Challenges
Speaker : Mr. Noor Azhar Mohd Nor Consultant, Autodesk
3.00 Sustainable Architecture in a Tropical Climate
Speaker : Kastern Vollmer, Fosters and Partners

19 September 2013 – Debate Room

10.30 Innovation for the built environment
Speaker: Orivaldo Barros, Head of International Affairs, BRE
11.30 Mixed Development: Integrated transport, Sustainable infrastructure, City planning
Speaker: Alen Nikolovski, Aedas Principal
2.00 Connecting Smart Buildings to Smart Grids and Smart Cities
Speaker: Muhammad Yousuf, CEO, Dan and Adam
3.00 UKTI

Click here for more info in ecobuild website.

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