Program

The Outlook 2020 Conference program is available to download as a PDF here.

November 10

Room 1

Room 2

Room 3

Room 4

Room 5

Time

Presentation and speaker

Presentation and speaker

Presentation and speaker

Presentation and speaker

Presentation and speaker

9.00 – 9.45

Networking café opens

 

9:45 – 10.00

Welcome address

10.00 – 10.40

CONFERENCE KEYNOTE ADDRESS:
PROF LIDIA MORAWSKA
Queensland University of Technology

Buildings and us: what we learned from COVID-19 and what will change

10.40 – 10.50

BEN PRICE, AFFIL.AIRAH
ActronAir
Diamond sponsor address

10.50 – 10.55

Conference streams begin

10.55 – 11.20

LARISSA NICHOLLS
Monash University

Air conditioning and purification practices in response to Australian bushfires

PANEL SESSION:
Project Drawdown: How HVAC can contribute right now to the top 10 global emissions reduction actions

MODERATOR:

Paul Stoller, M.AIRAH, Atelier Ten

PANELLISTS:
BRUCE PRECIOUS, M.AIRAH
Six Capitals Consulting

GARY KNOX, F.AIRAH
Daikin

KERRYN WILMOT, AFFIL.AIRAH
Institute for Sustainable Futures

MIKAILA GANADO, M.AIRAH
GWA Consultants
            

MATT MCDONALD
Australian Building Codes Board
Returning confidence to our industry

ANDREW SMITH
A.G. Coombs
Building services design and operation – Evolution by natural selection driven by real-world data, a Darwinian model?

JIM HARDY
simPRO
The good, the bad, the ugly: Rapid tech adoption in FSM

11.20 – 11.45

JOHN PENNY, M.AIRAH
Viscon Systems
Improving standards for hospital patient isolation rooms

SUZANNE TOUMBOUROU
Australian Sustainable Built Environment Council (ASBEC)

FRANCESCA MUSKOVIC
Property Council of Australia

A zero carbon ready building code

HAO HUANG
Buildings Alive
“Next generation” fault detection for commercial building HVAC systems

IAIN STEWART, AFFIL.AIRAH
Exergenics
Combining BMS data and machine learning to deliver energy savings

11.45 – 12.10

JERALD SKUTA, AFFIL.AIRAH
Honeywell

Using building technology to facilitate the return to work in the "next normal"

JEFF ROBINSON, AFFIL.AIRAH
Aurecon
Designing for our future climate by changing two things – fashion, and custom and practice

GARY KNOX, F.AIRAH
Daikin
Seasonal efficiency ratings

SIMON RAY
Powerfy
A case study on innovative industrial process cooling design and installation

DAVID KEIGHTLEY
ecoSpectral
Driving building efficiencies and occupant services through ubiquitous sensing

12.10 – 12.40

Lunch – Networking café

12.40 – 1.20

CONFERENCE KEYNOTE ADDRESS:
DEB NOLLER
Switch Automation
Building resilience: How digitisation mitigates future risk

 

 

 

 

1.20 – 1.25

Conference streams begin

1.25 – 1.50

MIKAILA GANADO, M.AIRAH
GWA Consultants
Chifley Tower – From zero to hero with efficient HVAC design

ARDESHIR MAHDAVI (AUSTRIA)
Department of Building Physics and Building Ecology, TU Wien
Toward user-centric radiant cooling solutions

(pre-recorded presentation)

DOUGLAS HERKESS
BRETT HEDGE, M.AIRAH

Kirby
Integrated cooling/heating toward net-zero (direct) emissions

DR PAUL BANNISTER, F.AIRAH
DeltaQ

Potential impact of evaporative cooling technologies on Australian office buildings

INDUSTRY RATING TOOLS UPDATE

CHAIR:

JEFFREY ROBINSON, AFFIL.AIRAH, Aurecon

SPEAKERS:

DAVINA ROONEY
Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA)

JACK NOONAN
The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI)

CARLOS FLORES, M.AIRAH
National Australian Built Environment Rating System(NABERS)

Update from the leading industry rating tool organisations and a moderated panel discussion on the future direction of each tool

1.50 – 2.15

YALE CARDEN, M.AIRAH
GeoExchange
Is the humble heat pump the unifying force in a disrupted HVAC sector?

HELENE TEUFL (AUSTRIA)
Department of Building Physics and Building Ecology, TU Wien
Towards a protocol for qualitive building affordance assessment

(pre-recorded presentation)

MICHAEL BELLSTEDT
Minus40
Refrigeration as a service

PRIYA GANDHI, M.AIRAH
Atelier Ten
High performance on a business-as-usual budget

2.15 – 2.40

PAUL STOLLER, M.AIRAH
Atelier Ten
Zero carbon buildings: The future is now! So what do I do?

MARK MACLEAN, AFFIL.AIRAH
Daikin
Refrigerants – Where is it all heading?

NOEL MUNKMAN, M.AIRAH
Australian Refrigeration Council
What’s happening to refrigeration and air conditioning training?

GRACE FOO, M.AIRAH
DeltaQ
Planning for carbon neutral in existing buildings

2.40 – 2.55

Afternoon tea – Networking café

2.55 – 3.35

CONFERENCE KEYNOTE ADDRESS:

CHRIS NUNN
AMP Capital

BRIAN DONNELLY
AMP Capital

ROBERT SAIDMAN, AFFIL.AIRAH
Arup

Sydney's Quay Quarter Tower: A world-first sustainability innovation

 

3.35 – 4.25

PANEL SESSION:
Impacts of COVID-19 on the built environment

CHAIR:

NATHAN GROENHOUT, F.AIRAH
Global IQ Group

PANEL MEMBERS:

LIDIA MORAWSKA
QUT

BRYON PRICE, F.AIRAH
A.G. Coombs

BRETT FAIRWEATHER, M.AIRAH
It’s Engineered

JON CLARKE, M.AIRAH
Dexus

4.25 – 4.30

Conference close

4.30 – 4.40

Break and networking café

4.40 – 5.30

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