This presentation is part of the Greenbuilder 2019 event.
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Resiliency has become an urgent issue for designers, owners and managers responsible for the safekeeping of their buildings and the wellbeing of occupants. This session provides an overview of future climate forecasting models and a climate resilience assessment tool for identifying areas of vulnerability to changing climate conditions. Strategies to incorporate into building design from an operational perspective, with regards to building systems, education, resilient systems, resourcefulness, recovery and adaptability will be discussed.
- Comprehend the scientific basis behind the need for resiliency planning in the built environment.
- Understand how to manage risk through resiliency assessments.
- Understand how to manage risk through resiliency assessments and planning how it meets the requirements for LEED v4 & v4.1 BD+C resiliency pilot credits.
- Discuss trends in resilient design and how climate data can inform design choices.