Low Carbon Innovation for Multi-Unit Residential

Low Carbon Innovation for Multi-Unit Residential

Chapter Event

Low Carbon Innovation for Multi-Unit Residential - Morning Session Only

Hosted By: CaGBC
DATE: November 14th, 2019
TIME: 7:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. EST
LOCATION: Canada Room - Pacific, National Arts Centre (NAC), 1 Elgin Street

Event highlights

Designers, developers and architects are encouraged to attend this in-depth discussion and exploration of cost-effective innovation for low-carbon multi-residential construction. Reflecting on the growing importance of MURBs in the built environment, industry experts will speak to the highlights, challenges and opportunities associated with local development, planning, design, construction and operation of this specialized building types. Specific areas of focus for the sessions are: Ventilation, Thermal Performance, Mechanical/Electrical Systems, Embodied Carbon and smart building technology. 

Event Overview

7:30 A.M. - 8:00 A.M. Networking and Arrival
8:00 A.M. - 8:15 A.M. Welcome and Introductions - Mark Hutchinson, CaGBC
8:15 A.M. Design of Multi-unit Residential Buildings for Energy, Comfort, and Resilience - Liam O'Brien, Carleton University
9:10 A.M. The Systemic Nature of Low Energy Ventilation in MURBs - Antoni Paleshi, WSP
10:05 A.M. Break and light refreshments
10:20 A.M. High Performance Multi-Unit Residential Buildings (MURBs) in Ottawa – Driving to Zero Carbon - Christianne Aussant, Footprint
11:10 A.M. Embodied Carbon and Opportunities for Carbon Storage in Buildings - Chris Magwood, Endeavor Centre
12:00 P.M. Lunch and Smart Building Technology Panel






To register for the FULL DAY event click here.

* Students receive 30% off of registration. Please email education@cagbc.org with proof of full time enrollment to get this special price.
**This is a Ottawa Chapter event open to the public and providing special *member pricing* to its Chapter members. If you are an employee of a national member company, please sign in to www.cagbc.org and join the Chapter for free, to become eligible for member pricing. If your company is not a national member, you can join the Chapter as an individual, or encourage your company to become a national member.



Please arrive at 7:30 A.M. to sign-in to this event.

Breakfast will be provided.

For questions regarding this event please contact education@cagbc.org
About the Chapter
Hosted by the CaGBC Ottawa Chapter.

The CaGBC Ottawa Chapter seeks to lead and accelerate the transformation to high-performing healthy green buildings, homes and communities throughout the National Capital Region.


Presenting Sponsors

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11/14/2019 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
National Arts Centre (NAC) Canada Room - Pacific 1 Elgin Street Ottawa, ON K1P5W1 CANADA
​Please Note:​ You must have a CaGBC account and be signed in to register for this course.