Footprint's 5 things to do this week
This week’s events include plenty of festive drinks and a tour of the campus buildings at the University of East Anglia
UK-GBC Christmas Reception
When: 11 December, 6pm
Where: The Building Centre, London
Join members of the UK-GBC for drinks and canapés at their sixth annual Christmas event.
RESET Green Infrastructure and Ecosystem Services
When: 12 December, 9.30am – 5pm
Where: Allies and Morrison, London
Delivered by Gary Grant and Dusty Gedge, this interdisciplinary master class will explore issues facing London covering surface water management, urban heat island effects, and the quality of air, water and biodiversity.
UEA Low Carbon Campus Tour
When: 12 December, afternoon
Where: University of East Anglia, Norwich
This tour will take a look at the UEA’s low carbon campus including a visit to their Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Plant, the Thomas Paine Study Centre and the Elizabeth Fry Building.
Good Homes Alliance Festive Debate
When: 12 December, 6pm
Where: Princes Foundation, London
Join the Good Homes Alliance for their Christmas debate, entitled What is a Good Home?. Panellists include Nahid Majid formerly of Cabe, John Hockin from the Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust, Felix Jonkisch of Creeby Rhomberg, Clare Wright from the Community Spirit Partnership and chairman of the Good Homes Alliance, Pete Halsall.
Low Carbon Construction Action Plan
Last week the AJ revealed details of the construction industry’s carbon reduction progress. Catch up with the Green Construction Board’s One Year On Report.