Published on March 6, 2014
Welcome to the SAUDI GREEN BUILDING FORUM Education Introducing SAUDI GREEN Part I&II Key Concepts, Strategies, and Vision by Faisal S. Alfadl Secretary General of SAUDI GREEN BUILDING FORUM 1st of January 2014
About SAUDI GREEN Introducing SAUDI GREEN fundamental key concepts, strategies and vision for initiatives through out Saudi Arabia leading Green Building process locally vs International guiding principals and share background on the Kingdom development future process into conference, education, and what it means for project teams with local resources, the structure of world rating system, and how its flexibility lends itself to wide use in Saudi Arabia. Objectives Recognise key-players from Goverment, non Goverment and Private sectors. Designed to present a holistic understanding of how, why and what to help user experience. Describe Saudi Green adaptability to meet specific needs. Explore key foundational concepts of assessments tools, share background on the development process. LEED what it means for project teams, the structure of rating system, and how its flexibility lends itself to wider use in Saudi Arabia. This session takes an in depth look at the role of Saudi Green Building Forum an integrative initiative by King of Saudi Arabia on how its supports address higher levels of building performance. Participants will gain an understanding of how Saudi Green to improve project teams’ experience and streamline efforts. Participants will gain an understanding of how Saudi Green has been structured to present community experience of annual conference, continue education, mail-stone projects by local resources. Series This course is a part of the following series: SAUDI GREEN BUILDING FORUM Education
The quiz is 20 questions, multiple choice answers. Choice one correct answers for a question 150/200 points required to receive a certificates credited by Saudi GBF and USGBC 1) How many-registered Green Building was there in Saudi Arabia, between 2010 and 2013? A. B. C. D. Less than 160 projects 40 buildings None 60,000 projects 2) Of the 14 million square meters of built-up area of registered Green Building in Saudi Arabia, what percentage account for new construction A. B. C. D. Less than 50% More than 50% 100% None 3) What is Saudi Green? A. B. C. D. A national open system for a collective community development towards improved builtenvironment for a quality of live, work and play A regulatory body of policies Non transparent, bureaucratic systems The Saudi national flag 4) What is the problem with today's build environment? A. B. C. D. Buildings contribute to 40% of the greenhouse source of CO2 emission Housing consumes 20% of the global energy produced Buildings are the largest sectors than transportation and industry to produces CO2 emission All the above 5) The world-average ecological footprint in 2007 was 2.7 global hectares per person, what is the ecological footprint of Saudi Arabia? A. B. C. D. It has NOT been measured 5.1 global hectares per person 2.0 global hectares per person All the above 6) What is the definition of Green Building?
A. B. C. D. It is a structure of a building that is designed and constructed in away to reduce consumption and increase quality of indoor healthy environment designed, constructed and operated by green professionals. Incorporates five categories of sustainability: Site Plan, Energy, Water Management, Indoor Environmental Quality and Material Use A building with a lot of green colour and landscaping. All the above 7) What is NOT a benefit of Green Building? A. B. C. D. Reduction of energy, CO2 emissions, water consumption and sold waste creation Unique landscaping, green paints and vegetation Increased efficiency in operation and maintenance The use of Eco-friendly building material 8) What summarises the benefits of Green Building? A. B. C. D. Energy efficiency and indoor quality Growth of building material Lower Operation & Maintenance Reduction of Co2 emission 9) What are the key fundamental mission drives of SAUDI GREEN initiatives? A. B. C. D. Exploring key Concepts, Strategies and Vision Knowledge sharing background on the development process of Green Building initiatives in Saudi Arabia Education and Projects teams Is the structure of rating systems used in the region 10) What Green Building Strategies should NOT be used? A. B. C. D. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Energy Efficiency, Water Conservation/ Management, Healthy Building Materials, Natural Light Greenfield Redevelopment In house Education & Training 11) What Green Building technologies are readily available today? A. B. C. D. Non-toxic Interiors products for Indoor environment quality Solar photovoltaic and solar hot water Energy glass and eco-friendly building material specified using Building Information Modelling All the above
12) What are the most widely used tools for Green Building Assessments, in Saudi Arabia? A. B. C. D. No tools has been developed in the region for Green Building Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) by the U.S. Green Building Council Pearl rating systems by Estidama Non of the above 13) What are the five categories of sustainability commonly used for LEED certification credit among all types of building? A. B. C. D. Sustainable sites, Water efficiency, Energy & atmosphere, Materials & resources and Indoor environmental quality Sustainable sites, Water efficiency, Energy & atmosphere, Materials & resources and Awareness & education Smart location & linkage, Neighborhood pattern & design, Green infrastructure & buildings, Location & linkage and Awareness & education Smart location & linkage, Neighborhood pattern & design, Green infrastructure & buildings, Location & linkage and Indoor environmental quality 14) How can someone be part of the growing Saudi Green community? A. Participate in the annual conference by Saudi Green Building Forum, as a delegate, keynote speaker. B. Join Saudi Council of Engineers, Green Building Chapter to participate in all education activities and meet experts, as a member. C. Access an online database on Green Building Projects and Resources from Saudi Green Building Forum. D. All the above 15) What year was SAUDI GREEN BUILDING FORUM instructed under the power of appointment by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdullaziz of Saudi Arabia? A. B. C. D. 2005 2010 2000 Never instructed by King Abdullah. ——— additional 16) Who expressed the following statement of Green Building initiative in Saudi Arabia? "Benefiting from the general location of buildings for lighting and ventilation, renewable energy, water purification, environmentally friendly building materials for health, safety and the security of the environment – a combined effort of engineering design, implementation, operation and management of construction assembly, waste and recycling.”
A. B. C. D. Saudi Green Building Forum King Abdulla bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia HRH Prince Dr. Mansour bin Miteb bin Abdulaziz No one 17) What are the 3 steps are taking by Saudi Green Building Forum to register a LEED projects of new/ existing building? A. B. C. D. Employ a LEED App consultant, LEED online projects information registration, US Green Building Council’s fees. Letter of request to Saudi Green Building Forum, LEED online projects information registration, US Green Building Council’s fees. Hire a none member consultant, LEED online projects information registration, US Green Building Council’s fees. None of the above 18) What is SAUDI GREEN’s vision for producing high efficient building? A. B. C. D. Encourage the expansion of domestic products for all building materials to contribute to local regional resources; Improve the quality of products sector, and the adoption of techniques for guiding energy use and water operations in the building and construction Application system for Saudi Building Code to improve the levels of quality in construction Bring players from government, commercial to industrial together, helping private and public institutions to gain access to emerging markets for the manufacture of highly efficient buildings All the above 19) What are the necessary methodologies for education envisioned by SAUDI GREEN? A. B. C. D. Establishment center for research and development puts green building and sustainability at the heart of agenda for the decision makers Support research in the quantitative and qualitative aspects of the building sector. Intensify the training of the national labor force and the expansion of technical education in the fields of engineering and construction All the above 20) Who are the champions, joining the effort directed by King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz of Saudi Arabia, for Saudi Green Building Forum’s initiative? A. B. C. The delegates of the annual conference by Government and Non-Government in addition to Private Sector sponsors organised by MEED Green Construction Company, Ltd. U.S. Green Building Council education program credited by Green Building Chapter of Saudi Council of Engineers. Owners, developers, consultants and contractors delivering Green Building projects
D. E. Suppliers who are active in delivering a sustainable eco-friendly building material resources (products and services) supported by fa PARTNERS. All the above Copyright ® 2014 www.SaudiGBF.org All Rights Reserve
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