Event: Towards an Enhanced Thermal Comfort and Sustainable School Environment

The IBPSA-Singapore Chapter is holding a Seminar, with the title: “Towards an Enhanced Thermal Comfort and Sustainable School Environment”. 

Event Time:                             18 September, 2020 at 2.00pm – 4:30pm,

Venue:                                    Online Seminar (to be sent few days before the event date)

PEB – PDU Points                  (Pending in application)

SGBC-GMAP CPD Points:       (Pending in application)

Brief Info:

Funded by Singapore Sustainable Blueprint (SSB) Programme, a R&D project entitled “Computer Assisted CFD Simulation to Promote Positive Energy School (PES) Project in Singapore” has been carried out by research team from IHPC and collaborators from BCA, since Dec 2017. This R&D project is well aligned with the PES campaign advocated by BCA recently.

In this seminar, Mr. Selvam VILLIAPAN from BERII of BCA, who is the key officer in charge of PES project, will be invited to give an overview of the PES Project and progress achieved so far. After that, Dr. GE Zhengwei and Dr. OOI Chin Chun from IHPC, ASTAR, who are the leading scientists for the SSB-funded project, will present their major CFD efforts and findings throughout their 3-year study. This seminar is targeted at all participants from building practitioners, policy makers, ESD consultants, architects and planners, as well as researchers and students who are interested in relevant topics.

Registration: Please register for your participation by clicking this link: https://bit.ly/2FCmUw5 by 16 September 2020.

For enquires on program and registration matters,  please feel free to contact Dr. George XU by email: xuxg@ihpc.a-star.edu.sg.

Seminar Agenda:

1:50pmRegistration
2:00pmWelcome speech by A/Prof. Steve Kardinal Jusuf, President of IBPSA Singapore
2:10pmOverview of Positive Energy School Project – initiatives and progress”,Mr. Selvam VALLIAPPAN, Building Energy Research  and Innovation Institution, BCA
2:50pm CFD Simulations of Natural Ventilation and Thermal Comfort Conditions for Schools in Singapore”,Dr. GE Zhengwei, Institute of High Performance Computing, A-STAR
3:30pm CFD Simulations of Wind-Driven Rain for the School Environment in Singapore”,Dr. OOI Chin Chun, Institute of High Performance Computing, A-STAR
4.10pmQ&A, to be moderated by Dr. George XU, Institute of High Performance Computing, A-STAR
4:30pm End of Seminar

To join as member of IBPSA-Singapore: CLICK HERE. IT’S FREE!

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