Holistic Approach to Sustainable Architecture : ABS

Day 2, Session Block B

08:30 Holistic Approach to Sustainable Architecture

Chair: Andreas Hempel, International Academy of Architects

Grey energy versus economy
  • Grey energy versus economy of high-rise façades
  • A simplified method for correlating data from grey energy versus economy
  • Decision-making instrument for life-cyde observations

Marvin King, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Horw, Switzerland

Asymmetric perception of different stakeholders on Sustainable and safe building skin construction
  • Viewpoints of different stakeholders on sustainable buildings and safety issues of skyscrapers
  • Text analytics approach to visualize different perceptions
  • Policy implications

Rita Yi Man Li, Director, Sustainable Real Estate Research Center, Shue Yan University, Hong Kong

Environmental impacts of high and low tech office buildings
  • Office buildings and the SIA energy efficiency path
  • Environmental impact of construction, operation and building induced mobility
  • Life-cycle assessment

Laura Tschümperlin, Treeze Ltd., Uster, Switzerland

Holistic approach to thermal envelope efficiency of residential buildings in Nordic climate
  • Holistic approach for energy efficiency of building skins in residential buildings
  • Life cycle cost analysis to different design alternatives of building skins
  • Dynamic system analysis with a minimum-cost district heat production

Itai Danielski, Mid Sweden University, Östersund, Sweden

Nachhaltige Gebäudehüllen im klimatischen und kulturellen Kontext
  • Learning from Masdar: Traditionelle Baumaterialien, passive Massnahmen und CFD-Modelling
  • Zeitgenössischer Umgang mit Klinker und konstruktive Ehrlichkeit
  • Solartechnologie in Fassaden als Gestaltungselement

Sebastian El Khouli, Bob Gysin + Partner BGP, Zürich, Switzerland

10:00 Coffee Break