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Conference/Workshop Frequency Venue Date Description
EFFESUS Final Conference No regular event Dordrecht, the Netherlands June 24, 2016 public event discussing results of EFFESUS project
Workshop on Opportunities of Investments in energy-efficient Retrofit of Historic Buildings No regular event Bamberg, Germany June 9, 2016 Workshop for owners of historic buildings, opportunities and barriers for investments in energy efficiency of historic buildings
EFFESUS Citizens Workshop Santiago de Compostela No regular event Santiago de Compostela, Spain May 26, 2016 Workshop for citizens of Santiago on Energy efficiency in historic buildings and historic district, possibilities and barriers
Workshop on Energy Efficiency in Historic Buildings and Districts No regular event Visby, Sweden January 28, 2016 Workshop on energy efficiency in historic buildings and historic district, possibilities and barriers, discussion of the idea of the decision support system (DSS) developed within the Effesus project
The role of Universities in Supporting UNESCO Designated Sites as Drivers for Sustainable Development at Local and Regional Levels No regular event Athens, GR January 18-19, 2016 Two-day long meeting at the University of Athens where the role of universities regarding supporting sustainability development was discussed. Aitziber Egusquiza (Tecnalia) was invited to represent the project team of EFFESUS.Please find here a special Issue of Sustainable Mediterranean (no 72) dedicated to the meeting
EFFESUS-UNESCO Winter School No regular event Venice, Italy December 13-19, 2015 Programme for managers from World Heritage Cities in Europe and a group of PhD students from various research institutions in Europe organized as joint programme by UNESCO Regional Bureau and EFFESUS on the topic of energy efficiency in World Heritage Cities
Old Building Energy Efficiency Research Seminar Annual Stirling, UK November 3, 2015 The Old Building Energy Efficiency Seminar brings together expert speakers from leading heritage organisations to present their latest research and discuss the most up-to-date thinking on how traditional buildings actually perform. This annual event is now in its sixth year and is being organised with support from Historic Scotland, STBA and the SPAB.
SEDA Research Conference 2015 Annual Edinburgh, UK April 24, 2015 This years Scottish Environmental Design Association conference took place on 24th April 2015 at the University of Edinburgh. The aim of this years theme “Appropriate Technologies” was to explore what technological challenges we face and which technologies might have a role to play in promoting sustainability.
Conference of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists Annual Cardiff, UK April 15-17, 2015 “The future of your profession” is the official conference theme of the annual conference of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists in 2015, located in Cardiff – UK.
International Scientific Conference – Florence 2015 Annual Florence, Italy March 5-7, 2015 “How to assess built heritage? Assumptions, methodologies, examples of heritage assessment systems” is the challenge for this year’s International Scientific Conference in Florence. This conference is organized by the International Scientific Committee for Theory and Philosophy of Conservation and Restoration. Further information…
International Symposium at 2015 Bi-Annual Munich, Germany January 24, 2015 Effesus symposium at the International Construction Trade Fair BAU 2015 in Munich, Germany. The BAU is the World’s Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials, Systems.
Industries of Architecture Conference – Retrofit in Practice session No regular event Newcastle, UK November 13-15, 2014 A workshop to discuss the challenges and barriers of UK government’s ambitious carbon reduction standards and the upgrades required in existing buildings to meet high fabric efficiency standards.
SPAB Energy Efficiency Technical Day Annual Carlisle, UK November 7, 2014 Energy efficiency in the historic environment. More details to be posted.
Historic Scotland’s Energy Efficiency Conference 2014 No regular event Glasgow, UK September 30 – October 1, 2014 Historic Scotland, an EFFESUS Partner, is holding a two day Energy Efficiency Conference on the 30th of September and 1st of October 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland at the Royal Glasgow Concert Hall. The two-day Event will cover issues regarding energy efficiency and fabric improvements in traditional buildings. A mix of international and native speakers will attend the event.
Leading Enabling Technologies for Societal Challenges 2014 No regular event Bologna, Italy September 29 – October 1, 2014 Discussion about the role of the Key Enabling Technologies pinpointed by Horizon 2020 in bridging the gap between excellence in scientific and technological research, innovation in industry and access to the European and global markets. Presentations and poster session will show cutting edge research results, ongoing research projects and innovative work in progress.
Energy Efficiency of Historic Buildings Conference First event Madrid, Spain September 29-30, 2014 International conference on energy efficiency in historic buildings: experiences and solutions. The conference analyses how to improve the energy efficiency of historic buildings while preserving their historic character, values and historical integrity.
European Cultural Heritage Research and Innovation No regular event Berlin, Germany September 15, 2014 An evening event and exhibition by the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, within the framework of the 2013 |14 Topic of the Year “Zukunftsort: EUROPA”, in cooperation with the British Embassy in Berlin and the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. Supported by the Senate Chancellery, the Office of the Land Berlin to the EU and the Research Alliance Cultural Heritage.
Industrial Technologies 2014; Smart growth through research and innovation Every 2 years Athens, Greece April 9 – 11, 2014 The IndustryTech 2014 exhibition is Europe’s biggest marketplace in the field of industrial technologies. The Industrial Technologies 2014 conference integrated nanotechnology, biotechnology, advanced materials and new production technologies. The event offered opportunities for developing valuable research and industry collaborations, and showcases cutting-edge research, latest innovations and rising companies from all around Europe.
49th AICARR International Conference Annual Rome, Italy 26 – 28 February 2014 The Conference is devoted to providing a deep overview on the retrofit design of the historical and existing buildings; the themes related to the energy performances, to the indoor air quality, to the energy sustainability and to the innovations on buildings and their systems will be proposed. The conference aims to analyze the main technologies in plants and equipment applicable today in existing buildings to improve energy performance, indoor environmental quality and sustainability.
ASHRAE Annual New York, USA 19 – 23 January 2014 Winter Conference Technical Program – Tor Brostrom (University of Uppsala) was invited to give a presentation on Energy Efficiency in Historic Buildings.
World Intelligent Cities Summit and Exhibition (WICS) 2013 Annual Istanbul, Turkey 27 – 28 November 2013 Bringing together government representatives, city officials, utilities, transport operators, developers, investors, contractors, solution providers, and international corporations, the second annual World Intelligent Cities Summit will create an excellent platform to utilize cutting-edge technology, integrated urban planning approaches, and sustainable methodologies to transform urban spaces into better places to live.
Energy Forum Annual Bressanone, Italy 5 – 6 November 2013 The conference will explore strategies for saving energy and will present new ways of integrating renewable energy technologies into multifunctional building elements to achieve affordable netzero and green buildings.
Green City Energy Annual Bari, Italy 28 – 29 October 2013 Aim of this conference is to deepen the developments and benefits of sustainable choices and new policies for the development of smart cities and systems of energy saving and efficiency
UNESCO Summer School Annual Dubrovnik, Croatia September 29 – October 10, 2013 Training Programme focused on linking advanced technologies in the fields of energy efficiency and renewable energy with the preservation of historical buildings, towns and natural settings. Specifically referenced to UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
3rd European Workshop on Cultural Heritage Preservation Annual Bozen/Bolzano, Italy September 16–17, 2013 The EWCHP is a European Cluster Workshop on research and development activities in the field of cultural heritage and its preservation for future generations.