Green Building Faculty
Green Building Faculty (GBF) comprises nine groups of experienced experts who supports the HKGBC and BEAM Society Limited (BSL), in forms of task force work related to green building initiatives, acting as members in BEAM Expert Panels, providing expert advice on green building related matters, adjudication of BEAM Plus Final Appeals and various other kinds of pro bono services. The Term of Office of GBF is two years from the date of appointment. It is preferable that members can regularly contribute a certain number (say 4 to 6) of hours per month to support the work of HKGBC and BSL.
To become a member of GBF, one must meet the requirements in Part A. Candidates who also meet the requirements in Part B would be considered favourably.
Part A – Essential Criteria
Candidates must fulfill the following requirement:
Being an accredited BEAM Pro or satisfying the minimum qualification requirements for BEAM Pro
(For details, please refer to: http://www.beamsociety.org.hk/en_professionals_1.php)
Candidates must also fulfill one of the following criteria:
Minimum 15 years’ relevant post-degree (or equivalent) work experience; or
Previous BEAM Faculty/GBF membership with recognised contribution.
Part B – Preferential Criteria
Priority will be given to candidates who meet one of the following requirements:
Experienced in leading or training in at least one of the subject matters denoted by nine expert groups;
Have exemplary project, research or teaching experience in at least one of the subject matters denoted by the nine expert groups; or
Have past contribution to the work of the HKGBC and/or BSL.
How to Become a GBF member
Eligible candidates should submit the EOI Form online to the HKGBC.
The Selection Panel involving representatives from the Green Labelling Committee of the HKGBC, the Technical Review Committee of BSL and Chairs of BEAM Expert Panels will select suitable candidates based on their qualifications and experience. Normally, selection meetings are held twice a year and the selection will be on a competitive basis. The decision of the Panel shall be final. Candidates will be notified of the selection results when available.