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Professional Development: 
PHI Credit Points: 16 - ID: V159-2018-CA
AIBC: Up to 10.75 Core LUs, & 1 Non-Core LU for Conference Sessions / 1 Core LU for BCIT Event / 4 Core LUs for Vancouver Project Tour / 2.75 Core LUs for Whistler Project Tour
BC Housing (HPO): Up to 11 training hours



Wednesday, November 7 • 2:10pm - 3:10pm
Once Moved In - Part A

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A Post Occupancy Review of Vancouver's Largest Passive House Certified Building
Kevin Welsh, Integral Group, & Scott Kennedy,  Cornerstone Architecture
The Heights is one of Canada's largest Passive House certified projects, and one of the first to deliver Passive House in line with the City of Vancouver's rezoning policy objectives. This presentation will explore: the building's thermal comfort throughout the summer; overheating issues which often affect Passive House residential buildings; a critical analysis of occupant building usage; and the post-occupancy evaluation strategy of the building.

Multifamily Ventilation: 130 Units in Two Passive House Buildings in Vancouver BC: From Design, Installation, Commissioning.
Albert Rooks , Small Planet Supply
This session contrasts two different approaches to ventilating two 50+ unit Passive House buildings completed and occupied in Vancouver BC:  The Heights (85 units using semi distributed HRVs and risers), and Brixton Flats (56 units using primarily HRV's in every suite). The presentation considers the challenges and benefits of using individual HRV's (heat recovery ventilators) in each unit versus a semi-distributed approach of mid-sized HRV's over risers. The presentation will be made by 3 participants of the two projects. The session will end with IAQ data on the monitored and occupied units.  

Speakers
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Scott Kennedy

Principal, Cornerstone Architecture
Scott is a Principal of Cornerstone Architecture. He is a professional engineer as well as a graduate of the UBC School of Architecture.Scott applies his combination of architectural and engineering expertise to ensure projects achieve optimum development outcomes while exemplifying... Read More →
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Albert Rooks

CEO, Small Planet Supply
Albert Rooks has worked to establish and strengthen the Passive House Standard in North America. In 2010, he founded Small Planet Supply Inc., a company that imports and distributes passive house components. The company currently has branch offices in Tumwater, WA and Vancouver BC... Read More →
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Kevin Welsh

Intermediate Sustainability Advisor, Integral Group
Kevin is a motivated, independent leader and Certified Passive House Consultant who seeks out challenge and experience in all that he does. His hands-on site and leadership experience is paired with reliable, well-rounded teamwork skills. Kevin is willing to dig in and "get his hands... Read More →



Wednesday November 7, 2018 2:10pm - 3:10pm
East Building, Vancouver Convention Centre, Meeting Room 1/2/3 Suite 200-999 Canada Place, Vancouver BC, V6C 3C1