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17 Nov 2017

Meet the expert panel at EMEX 

  • Emma Bushell, Sustainability and Energy Manager – Octavia Housing
  • Andries van der Walt, Head of Sustainability for Property and Asset Management – JLL
  • Charles Sainsbury, Energy Manager, Corporate Affairs and Sustainability -Landsec

“Mind the Gap” – The difference in performance between design and the building “in-use”

Time: 14:40 – 15:10

Date: Day 2 – 23rd November 2017

Theatre: Water and Energy Strategy

We look forward to meeting you there and discussing this industry wide issue.

Panel Chair: Dr Andrew Lewry, CEng, Principal Technical Consultant – Existing Buildings Team -BREEAM at Building Research Establishment (BRE).


Andy Lewry
About the Author
I am a chartered engineer and scientist; and an expert in Carbon and Energy Management with 19 years varied technical, marketing and management experience preceded by a further 10 years similar experience within various parts of the Environmental and Construction Sectors. I also have in-depth knowledge of sustainability issues including BREEAM, Home Quality Mark, ISO 14001 and 50001. In addition to being a Fellow of both the Institute of Materials (IOM3) and the Energy Managers Association I have qualified as a project manager at Practitioner level for Prince 2 and Agile. Over the last 10 years, I have had a leading role in investigating the “performance gap” – why buildings do not meet their design expectations in operation. I’m also qualified at Building Information Management (BIM) Level 2 as a certified BIM Informed Profession.

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