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Passive House Social – Vancouver

October 26, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 7:00 pm


October’s Passive House Social is going on tour! Join Passive House Canada at the Whistler Housing Authority’s brand new multi-family Passive House where you’ll hear presentations from several groups involved in the project, followed by a tour of the building. Next, you’ll head down the mountain to Squamish to visit the Cheakamus Centre where you’ll get to tour both unfinished cabins and Passive House retrofitted cabins. After that, you’ll all be ready to chat about the day’s discoveries so you’ll transfer to a local pub for dinner and networking!

Important Note: the registration fee does not include transportation. Please try to carpool with a group to reduce the carbon impact of this event!

  • If you are driving to Whistler and Squamish, please email Passive House Canada and they will try to match you with passengers.
  • If you would like a ride to Whistler, please email Passive House Canada and they will try to link you up with a driver. They will do their best, but please note there is no guarantee and matches are dependents on availability.

Professional Development

  • PHI Credit Points: 2
  • BC Housing CPD Points: 3
  • Session currently seeking AIBC LUs


12:30pm – Arrive at 1020 Legacy Way, sign in and enjoy snacks

1:00pm – Welcoming remarks

1:10pm – Presentations:

  • Design Review: Melvin Lau – Integra Architecture
  • Panel Production & Construction Review – BC PassiveHouse & Durfeld Contractors
  • Overview of HRV system – Jeevan Thaker – HVAC Systems

2:00pm – Tours of the finished building

3:00pm – Travel down to Cheakamus Centre in Squamish

4:00pm – Tour retrofitted and unfinished cabins

5:00pm – Travel to local pub, enjoy some food and networking

7:00pm – Event ends, travel home

Click here to register.


October 26, 2019
12:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Whistler, BC Canada + Google Map