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Innovation Bites: NZGBC Homestar in prefab projects​​

Innovation Bites: NZGBC Homestar in prefab projects​​

PrefabNZ, the heart of innovative construction, are over-the-moon to offer an engaging series of bite-sized webinars to benefit you and your enterprise -- wherever you are.

Topic: NZGBC Homestar in prefab projects

Presenter: Danidu Wijekoon

  • How prefabrication helps Homestar achieve its aim
  • Conducting an assessment on a prefabricated home, pod or component- what is different
  • Compliance evidence- how to make it easier for your clients seeking Homestar
  • Making most of volume certification

In his role at NZGBC, Danidu assists with the coordination and management of both Green Star and Homestar certification projects. He works with project teams as they undertake the certification process to provide technical support and guidance.

Danidu has a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (hons) and a Master of Business Administration in supply chain management. He has previously worked in consulting engineering, building and industrial energy efficiency and sustainability fields in New Zealand and United States. Danidu is a Green Star Accredited Professional (GSAP) and a LEED Green Associate.


Providing informal yet informative snappy 45-minute lunchtime learning webinars, held every two weeks on Tuesdays. A new expert introduced every session.

Enjoy 15min quick-fire presentation, followed by a 25min discussion where you get an opportunity to pose your questions to our guest speaker. CPD points available. All registrants will receive a replay link to the recording, including absentees. Absentees are still eligible for CPD points on completion of viewing the replay recording.

Innovation Bites are open and free for PrefabNZ Members and Cluster whanau organisation Members (NZGBC, NZIA, ADNZ, NZIQS, BOINZ, EngineeringNZ).

Informative and relevant, topics will include:

  • Design for manufacture and assembly
  • Investment in your enterprise
  • Gaining CodeMark for prefab design and manufacture processes
  • Future of Technology
  • Leadership
  • Business support
  • Taking a product to Market
  • Financing of prefabs
  • KiwiBuild
  • R&D
  • Collaboration
  • + Topics you suggest

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