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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

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Thursday, November 8 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Big Buildings Case Study 4: At UBC

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Passive House (Planning), Action, Results
Brian Wakelin, Public Architecture + Communication, Shannon Dunn, UBCO Student Housing and Hospitality Services, & David Kiloh, UBC Student Housing and Hospitality Services  
UBC Okanagan is building Canada's first Passive House student residence (confirm). The 6900sm Skeena House will be the latest addition to UBC's living laboratory. It will be next door to two existing residences of comparable size, one built to 1992 building code standards, and another certified LEED Gold in 2012. This session will be the first of three sessions in which the client and design team describe the planning and design process. Subsequent presentations will be describe what was built followed by results compared with two baseline buildings.

The Road to Passive House Design: Mechanical Design Considerations, Code Implications and the District Energy Discussion
Kevin Shea P.Eng., CPHD, LEED Green Assoc., The AME Consulting Group, Matt Younger P.Eng., P.E., CPHD, LEED AP, The AME Consulting Group
Presented with the opportunity to complete two Passive House buildings simultaneously, design began on Skeena Residence - a student housing project located at UBC Okanagan campus in Kelowna, BC; and Corvette Landing - a multi-family housing project located in Esquimalt, BC. While developing these two complex projects in different municipalities brought many unique challenges, such as a heating only system high-rise compatible while meeting Passive House thermal comfort criteria, and district energy Passive House design in the Lower Mainland and Okanagan.  

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Shannon Dunn

UBCO Student Housing and Hospitality Services
Shannon Dunn is the Director of Business Operations at the Okanagan campus of UBC where she has overseen the expansion of student housing from 300 beds to more than 2,000.  In addition to student housing Shannon is responsible for the ancillary departments on campus and previously... Read More →
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David Kiloh

Director, Facilities & Building Services, UBC Student Housing and Hospitality Services
David has worked at UBC for 20 years, beginning as a student in the Residence Life program in 1998.  He established a core understanding of and appreciation for the value of an excellent residential experience for students pursuing higher education.  During that time, Student Housing... Read More →
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Kevin Shea

Associate, The AME Consulting Group
Graduating from McGill University's Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in 2006 Kevin began his professional engineering career with Williams Engineering and Omicron, before joining AME Consulting Group in 2014 as a Design Engineer. Kevin's wealth of experience working on a range of... Read More →
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Brian Wakelin

Principal, Architect, Public Architecture + Communication
Brian has worked in the architectural field for nearly thirty years and holds a Master of Architecture degree from the University of British Columbia. He was with Busby Perkins + Will for ten years before co-founding PUBLIC in 2008 to focus on platforms for education and civic engagement... Read More →
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Matt Younger

Principal, The AME Consulting Group
Since graduating from the University of Victoria in 1995, Matt has worked for a number of large consulting engineering firms before joining AME as Principal in 2007. Matt has significant expertise in designing mechanical systems for a wide range of complex engineering projects, across... Read More →

Thursday November 8, 2018 1:30pm - 2:30pm PST
East Building, Vancouver Convention Centre, Meeting Room 1/2/3 Suite 200-999 Canada Place, Vancouver BC, V6C 3C1