the main convention programme the GBCSA is offering the following more
detailed seminars and workshops. Take this once off opportunity to spend
time in a small group with one of our local or international presenters!
now for one of the following courses - limited space available:
Paul Carew, PJC Consulting, SA
This seminar will focus specifically on designing facades
for optimal daylight availability and thermal comfort. Read
Esmore, Umow Lai Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Australia
A course providing design insight into a range of innovate
systems and how-to information from the design stage through construction
and commissioning and as well as an understanding of the implications
of these systems for projects aiming for Green Star SA certification.
Integrative Design Process:
The Philosophy and Practice of Integrative Design
Reed, Integrative Design Collaborative, US
The structure of this presentation or workshop uses the
research and design process findings that sourced the recent book
by Seven Group and Bill Reed, The Integrative Design Guide to Green
Building: Redefining the Practice of Sustainability. Read
of Green Building Investment Analysis
Lisa Michelle Galley, Galley Eco Capital, US
This workshop focuses on the core themes that commercial
property investors, developers, financiers and their partners will
encounter as they consider developing new green buildings or retrofitting
existing commercial property portfolios. Read
Star SA Accredited Professional Course
GBCSA staff and external faculty
This is the core course of the GBCSA and provides practitioners
with an understanding of the Green Star SA rating system and the
ability to apply Green Star SA tools to projects. Read
Hall - Synergy Green Pty Ltd, Sustainability Consultants, Adelaide,
This course offers an in-depth discussion of the ins and
outs of designing green commercial interior spaces. Using his extensive
practical experience from commercial projects in Australia. Read
Star SA Project Certification Workshop
The course is aimed at those who wish to gain greater insight
into the certification process and the compilation of high-quality
Green Star SA submissions for formal certification. Read
The GBCSA Convention, now in its 3rd year,
features an excellent programme with 2 full days of presentations and
panel discussions featuring leading international experts as well as the
local leaders in green building, including the following Keynote speakers.
G. Reed - Principal Integrative Design, Collaborative, Regenesis, Inc.
and Delving Deeper, US.
Bill is an internationally recognized proponent and practitioner
in sustainability and regeneration. His work centres on creating the framework
for and managing an integrative, whole-systems design process with the
objective of improving the overall quality of the physical, social and
spiritual life of our living places and the planet. Bill will share be
sharing his design philosophy Whole & Living System Design and the
Practice of Regeneration.
Belleghem - Partner of Windmill Development Group Ltd, Canada.
Joe is a pioneer and continuing inspiration for the green
building movement. He is co-developer of Dockside Green in Victoria, BC,
a 15acre waterfront urban redevelopment project that envisages having
26 LEED platinum buildings. Joe will be sharing his insights on Triple
Bottom line developments.
- Shane Estmore
- Director & Principal Sustainability Consultant, Umow Lai, Australia
- Teena G.
Shouse - CFM, IFMA Fellow & Senior FM Consultant at FEA Associates,
- Prof Mark
Swilling - University of Stellenbosch & Academic Director of the
- Pooran Desai
- Technical Director One Planet Communities, UK
- Digby C Hall
- Director Synergy Green - ESD Consultants, Australia
- Richard Palmer,
Senior Mechanical Engineer, WSP Consulting Engineers
- Jane Henley,
CEO, World GBC
- Lisa Michelle
Galley, Galley Eco Capital, US
- Justin Bowen,
Development Director, Menlyn Maine
- Jeff Robinson,
PLUS ADDITIONAL EVENTS:
Exhibition of green building products and services
- Opening Cocktails,
Convention Dinner and networking opportunities
for CPD credits!
- African GBC