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Enabling of Low Embodied Carbon Constructions by using CIC Carbon Assessment Tool (CAT), webinar

  • Webinar
  • Online
  • 05 March 2021
  • 19:00 - 20:30
Enabling of Low Embodied Carbon Constructions by using CIC Carbon Assessment Tool (CAT), webinar

About this event

Please note that this webinar will be held from 19:00 – 20:30 HK time.

The built environment currently produces 33% of global energy consumption and near 40% of greenhouse gas emission, and about 50% of the embodied carbon of a building comes from its structure. Engineers can play an important role in promoting low carbon performance in buildings and infrastructure.

The development of the Carbon Assessment Tool (CAT) by the Construction Industry Council (CIC) aims to promote awareness of the significance of embodied carbon in the built environment, reporting carbon during design, construction and procurement stages. It is designed to assist essential stakeholders in estimating and managing embodied carbon footprint of their projects from an early stage and enable them to compare different design and construction solutions to achieve carbon emission reduction and green building certificates schemes such as BEAM Plus in Hong Kong.

In this webinar jointly organised by ICE HKA and Construction Industry Council, live demonstration of CIC Carbon Assessment Tool and associated case studies will be broadcasted.

Note:

  • Registration will be confirmed on a first-come-first-served basis and priority will be given to ICE Members.
  • Only successful applicants will receive a confirmation e-mail.
  • Attendance certificates will be provided for this event only if attendees attend the whole event.
  • The above is subject to change without prior notice

Disclaimer

The Institution of Civil Engineers (Hong Kong Association) shall not under any circumstances be liable or otherwise for death or any injury or for any damage to or loss or destruction of property or otherwise, in any such case arising from any accident or mishap, and whether during or after this event, in preparation for it, traveling to or from it or otherwise.

Construction Industry Council
CIC Carbon Tool

Speakers

CIC – Grace Lam, Manager – Environment and Sustainability MSc(ENV), BEAM Pro, BREEAM AP CP & AP/
Rex Chan, Assistant Manager – Environment and Sustainability MSc(ENVG), MCIWEM, MHKAEE, BEAM Pro, LEED AP, CAP, CEM

Cundall – Desmond Lee, Senior Sustainable Design Engineer BEng (Hons), MSc, MIEAust CPEng NER, WELL AP, BEAM Pro

Cundall – Dong Chen, Director of Structures Asia MSc BEng (Civil & Structural), Ing. SIA Registered Engineer of Swiss Society of Engineers and Architects, CEng FICE

Gammon Construction Ltd – Eddie Tse, Senior Environmental Manager BASc (ChemE), MSc (Environmental Engineering), Certified Carbon Auditor under HKCIC Green Production Certification, Certified Projects Assessor of UK CEEQUAL

Shiu Wing Steel Ltd – Jeremy Pong, Director

Event venue

Online
Online
United Kingdom

For more information please contact:

Crystal Fung

e: [email protected]

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