We spend 90 % of our time indoors. It is time that we focus on the impact of the indoor environment on our health and well-being in addition to the energy use of the buildings. This Rockfon webinar introduced the WELL Building Standard as inspiration for how to increase well-being.
Don't miss out on the great insights from the Rockfon webinar on “How to design inspiring buildings focusing on human health and well-being” as presented by Olga Turner, a WELL Building Standard™ Accredited Professional, a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the director & co-founder of Ekkist.
At the webinar, Olga Turner talked about:
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WELLographies™ are compilations of comprehensive research connecting human health outcomes to building design & operations.
The WELLography on acoustics is dedicated to learning more about noise and sound in buildings, and the impact of noise on health and comfort. The Acoustics WELLography™ spans over more than 150 pages and has the following sections: Sound and the Built Environment, Properties of Sound, Sound and the Human Body, Elements of Sound, and Explanations of Solutions.
The Rockfon Scorecard shows how our solutions contribute to the WELL Building Standard. Rockfon acoustic ceiling tiles, baffles, islands, and wall panels positively contribute to the WELL concepts air, light, comfort, mind and innovation. In total our products support the intent of more than 25 detailed features within those concepts. Download the scorecard to find all the details.
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The International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) is leading the global movement to transform our buildings and communities in ways that help people thrive. IWBI delivers the cutting-edge WELL Building Standard™.
WELL is the leading tool for advancing health and well-being in buildings globally. You can certify your building or just apply the thinking to your office, building or other space to leverage WELL’s flexible framework for improving health and human experience through design.
Olga Turner is a WELL Building Standard™ Accredited Professional, a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the director & co-founder of Ekkist. She leads the design of Ekkist’s products and propositions for Build, Blueprint and Bespoke, as well as the delivery of services for Ekkist Advisory.
She has a track record in consultancy within UK and international projects — ranging from small boutique residential schemes to large masterplans from her time as a residential development consultant at Savills and CBRE.
In 2016, Olga was shortlisted as one of the industry’s rising stars by the Estates Gazette. She was also selected as an industry mentor by the president of the RICS, taking part in the RICS international women mentoring programme in 2017. She holds a master’s degree in International Planning and Urban Design from the Bartlett School of Architecture at UCL.
Georg Schöner is a WELL Accredited Professional and leads Rockfon’s efforts to further increase the positive impact that the company has on the wellbeing of building occupants. Before joining Rockfon, he worked as the resident sustainability expert at ROCKWOOL Group – assessing the environmental profile of the company’s products and their contribution to green building rating schemes.
With a solid scientific background in environmental science, he started his career at BASF in the US and in Germany, where he spent his last 3 years as a part of BASF Nutrition & Health Applied Sustainability team.