Event name Opportunities for Investments in energy-efficient Retrofit of Historic Buildings
Event type Workshop
Frequency No regular event
Venue Bamberg, Germany
Start date 09.06.2016
End date 09.06.2016
Description Workshop for owners of historic buildings, opportunities and barriers for investments in energy efficiency of historic buildings
EFFESUS partner(s) Fraunhofer
Role organizer, facilitator, moderator



The workshop was organized by Fraunhofer Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW in cooperation with Regional Government of Upper Franconia and Climate and Energy Agency Bamberg and took place at Stadtarchiv Bamberg on June 9, 2016. About 20 owners of historic buildings in Bamberg and the surrounding area participated in the discussion.

The aim of the workshop was to discuss the owners’ experiences, as much as opportunities and barriers of investments in energy-efficient retrofit of historic buildings, and to learn about the owners’ motivation to invest in these measures.