Date: 18th March 2017
Venue:  Lovely Professional University, Phagwara

Background & Rationale

The program was dedicated to the global and national agenda of energy conservation in construction industry. The program focused on the successful implementation of Energy Conservation Building Code. The code requires the development of compliance procedures (compliance forms and development of field-test compliance forms and procedures), in addition to building capacity of architects/designers/builders/contractors and government official in States and Urban and Local Bodies (ULBs). It is also dependent on availability of materials and equipment that meet or exceed performance specifications specified in ECBC. This workshop is a step towards this direction.

The resource panel consisted of Ar. Atul Kumar Singla, Chief Architect, Ar. Vivek Sehgal, Associate Professor, Ar. Nagendra Narayan, Associate Professor, Lovely Professional University, Er. Shiv Kumar Batra, Master Trainer, ECBC Delhi and Mr. Money Khanna, Trainer, PEDA. The Program was spread over three sessions in which participants were individually coached with respect to Training Program on Training Program on Punjab Energy Conservation Building Code.

Training Program on Punjab Energy Conservation Building Code received active participation from PAN India. The program aimed at enabling to understand the ECBC 2017 building compliance approach. There was a rich mix of individual and team activities making the program interesting and interactive. The deliberations stimulated self-learning amongst the participants who actively participated in the program.

The participants were appreciative of the gesture shown by the University in terms of choice of Subject Matter Experts, appropriate learning environment, venue setting, infrastructure, study material and content delivery. They were also impressed by the subject expertise of the resource persons. The participants observed that the program was outcome oriented and gave them new insights on the topic.