GREEN TALKS “Building Life Cycle – towards net zero carbon emission”

KuwaitGBC will host 3rd Green Talks on 25th September 2019 themed:

“Building Life Cycle – towards net zero carbon emission”.

Date: 25th September 2019

Registration & networking : 5 pm – 6 pm

Time: 6 pm – 9 pm

Location: Al Shaheed Park Phase 2 – Multipurpose Hall 2

Organizer: Kuwait Green Building Council

Price: Non-members: 10 KD; KGBC members: free; Students: Free;

Green Talks presentations will focus on know-how and case studies to explain and provide solution for reducing carbon emission from all stages of building life-cycle and create a green, healthy and climate resilient built environment for all.

The goal of the Green Talks – Building Life campaign is to highlight the need for the:

  1. sustainable production,
  2. reducing carbon emission by design,
  3. reducing carbon emission by building solutions,
  4. reducing carbon emission by sustainable operations & use,
  5. reducing carbon emission by responsible deconstruction and
  6. reuse of buildings and their materials.


6:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Opening Speech, BOD, KGBC
6:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Sara Qadomi, Architect, KGBC, Lulwa Al Qaoud, Architectural/Structural Engineer, KGBC, “Building Life – Carbon Emission and Life Cycle assessment, World Green Building Week 2019”
6:30 p.m. – 6:50 p.m. Timothy Bell, Sustainability Manager, KEO International Consultants, “Carbon Accounting – Towards Net Zero Carbon Emissions”
6:50 p.m. – 7:10 p.m. Harish Borah, Life Cycle Assessment Advisor, ADW Developments, UK, “Understanding Cost and Carbon Behavior Throughout Building Life”
7:10 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Sadaf Ghalib, Sustainability Analyst, Alpin Limited, Abu Dhabi,“Cutting off Energy Consumption and Return of Investment of Green Buildings”
7:30 p.m. – 7:50 p.m. Manal Al Adwani, PhD Researcher, University of Salford, UK,  Andrew Fleming, Director of Admissions / Senior Lecturer, University of Salford, UK,“The adoption of Building Information Modelling (BIM) for Sustainability”
7:50 p.m. – 8:10 p.m. Fabrice Ducasse, Sustainable energy and construction business advisor, GM of “Archisolar”, France,“Reducing Carbon Emission by Design”
8:10 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Shashidhar Suresh, Environment & Sustainability Expert, TUV NORD, Abu Dhabi,“Life Cycle Assessment & Environmental Product Declarations”
8:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Panels Discussion & Networking


More about GREEN TALKS

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