9:15 am – Gather at the Entrance and Register at 38/F Function Room of Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong SoHo
(Please check the location as per attached link http://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/hong-kong/hkgsh/hoteldetail/local-city-guide-directions)
9:30 am – Briefing and Presentation
11:00 am – Tour
12:30 pm – Dismiss at Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong SoHo
(Successful registration will receive details of the visit.)
Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong SoHo is the first commercial high rise building in the world to achieve triple platinum of Green certificates: (1) BEAM Plus – New Building (the first BEAM Plus Platinum (Final) rating building), (2) LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environment Design) new construction by USGBC (US Green Building Council) & (3) BCA Green Mark Platinum Provisional.
Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong SoHo is the flagship of Green Building with a number of innovative ideas on Energy Optimization Solutions (EOS) and sustainable practices. Being a hotel project obtaining Platinum grading under the BEAM Plus assessment , the design and construction of the building is “Green” concerned and oriented on sustainability, water efficiency, energy and atmosphere optimization, material and resources consideration, indoor environmental quality performance and control and design innovative. Under projection and comparing to the same scale hotel, overall energy saving and reduction of CO2 emission of the hotel is about 60% and 70% respectively.
The speakers will share their experience on those green and innovative ideas adopted in this project such as the 18m vertical exterior green wall, green rooftop, rain water recycling system, automatic roller blind, motion sensor control in common area, etc. After the experience sharing section, it will be followed by a tour visit to the green roof, equipment rooms, guest rooms, podium and lobbies.