August 15 Health & Wellness (H+W) Half-Day Panel with E&S Experts

By: | July 02, 2018

Health & Wellness (H+W) Panel
Sponsored by Environmental Systems Design, Inc.
Wednesday, August 15 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
151 N. Franklin; 2nd Floor
$50; Breakfast Provided

How can indoor environments influence the overall well-being of your tenants? What can you do to increase the quality of your working space? Join the BOMA/Chicago Energy & Sustainability Committee along with other industry experts during this half-day panel to learn how you can create healthy, vibrant spaces for your tenants.

The first part of our conversation will focus on the common issues that exist in interior spaces and how those issues adversely affect tenant health. The second part of the conversation will focus on what you and your team can do to improve your built environment to achieve greater health and wellness. Case studies of local H+W projects and tips for getting started on your own H+W project will be provided!

This panel will be held on Wednesday, August 15 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 151 N. Franklin (2nd Floor). Tickets are only $50 and breakfast will be provided. Thank you again to our sponsor, Environmental Systems Design, Inc. To register, please click here.

Panel Outline

Breakfast & Opening Remarks
9:00 – 9:15 a.m.

Panel 1: Why is Health & Wellness Trending?
9:15 – 10:30 a.m.

  • H+W from a medical research perspective, attracting tenants, increasing productivity, influencing leasing decisions and/or rent levels
  • H+W architectural design considerations (ex. lighting and acoustics affecting comfort, materials affecting IAQ)
  • H+W MEP design considerations (ex. ventilation/filtration affecting IAQ) and RESET/IAQ sensors
  • Getting started in H+W certification processes in your building

Panel 2: Examples of H+W Implementation Among PM Teams and Owners
10:45 a.m. – 12 p.m.

  • Feasibility studies and H+W certification examples process and any barriers (such as certification costs, base building upgrades, etc.)