• 3rd International Conference on Comfort at the Extremes

    Draft Programme

    Monday 5th September 2022

    08:30 Registration

    09:30 Welcome by Patrick Harvie, Scotland’s Minister for Zero Carbon Buildings and Leader of the Scottish Green Party

    09:50 Opening Keynote 1: Climate Change: what can we expect?

    10.30 SESSION 1. Covid: Transmission and Ventilation

    10.30 Papers

    11.20 Discussion

    11.30 Tea and Coffee

    12:00 – 13.00 SESSION 2: Covid impacts on Design Thinking

    11.20 Papers

    12.45 Discussion

    13:00 Lunch

    14.00 Keynote 2: Building Design After COVID: what changes?

    15.00 Workshops:

    Workshop A.1: Chairs: tba

    Covid Lessons and Impacts

    Workshop A.2: Chairs: tba

    Extreme Weather Design

    Workshop A.3: Chairs: tba

    New Thinking on Ventilation

    Workshop A.4: Chairs: tba

    Progress in Thermal Comfort

    Workshop A.5: Chairs: tba

    Extreme Physiology

    16:30 Keynote 3: Building Design After COVID: what changes?

    Lecture + Panel Discussions

    17.00 – 18.30 Reception in the Great Hall and Library

    Tuesday 6th September 2022

    08.30 Registration

    09:00 Keynote 4. Lecture and Discussions

    09.45 SESSION 3: TBC – depending on submitted papers – Chair:



    11.00 Tea and Coffee

    11.30 Workshops:

    Workshop B.1: Chairs: tba

    Resilient Comfort, Cities and Communities

    Workshop B.2: Chairs: tba

    Energy Drivers and Impacts

    Workshop B.3: Chairs: tba

    Case Study Buildings

    Workshop B.4: Chairs: tba

    Behaviours and Controls

    Workshop B.5: Chairs: tba

    Regulations and Standards

    13:00 Lunch

    14: 00 SESSION 4: TBC Chair:



    15:30 Keynote – Stepping Stones to a Resilient Future

    16.00 Conference Wrap Up Session

    16.30 Coats and Carriages