Past events

H2020 Information Day on Research PPPs - Energy-efficient Buildings


The aim of the event organised by European Commission is to give the research community an overview of ongoing activities, and to support the preparation of proposals for the 2015 calls. The info day is dedicated to for areas of research PPP (Public Private Partnerships) - Energy-efficient buildings, Factories of the Future, Sustainable Process Industry and Green Vehicles.The info day will also offer plenty of opportunities for networking.

Innovation in Raw Materials Policies, Technologies and Strategies


The availability of raw materials and their sustainable use is of increasing concern in Europe and globally and is a significant focus for research and innovation activity. Cefic, together with ERRIN and the East & North Finland EU Office, is organising a seminar and brokerage event to discuss and demonstrate how European Regions and the Chemical Industry can work together to address the challenges in this area.


22.10.2014 - 24.10.2014

Greenbuild is the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. The green building community gathers to share ideals and mutual passion at Greenbuild, sparking a contagious buzz throughout the week.

When industry leaders, experts and frontline professionals dedicated to sustainable building in their everyday work come together, the result is a unique and palpable energy. Participants are invigorated and inspired. They find themselves equipped to return to their jobs with a renewed sense of purpose.

Greenbuild features three groundbreaking days of inspiring speakers, invaluable networking opportunities, industry showcases, LEED workshops and tours of the host city's green buildings. Join thousands of other people who agree that green building is a good idea and good for business.

Local Renewables Conference 2014

22.10.2014 - 24.10.2014

The ongoing economic crisis, growing energy instability and resource scarcity call for a shift to sustainable economies. The 6th Local Renewables Conference puts particular emphasis on the key role of the local level and the importance of renewable energy and improvement of energy efficiency in this shift. This conference will bring together policy-makers from various levels of government, as well as experts from energy utilities, business and research.

2nd BESTGRID Workshop "Innovation through Collaboration"


The 2nd BESTGRID workshop investigates how to design better projects by actively collaborating. We would like to share some of the lessons learned from almost 20 months of collaboration and at the same time look for lively discussions based on your experiences and insights beyond the realms of the project.

9th International ENERGY FORUM on Advanced Building Skins

28.10.2014 - 29.10.2014


The main objective of the conference is to contribute to a multidisciplinary, integrated planning approach to sustainable buildings, and to create a dialogue among architects, engineers, scientists, energy managers and manufacturers with the aim of reducing the energy consumption of buildings.

World Sustainable Building 2014

28.10.2014 - 30.10.2014

The goal of the World SB14 Barcelona Conference is to encourage the uptake of adequate answers to the challenges, social and environmental, which the building sector faces. The main aim of the World SB14 Conference is to propose and promote a Roadmap, to kick start a process that allows the building sector to define, as soon as possible, the local action plans that will give an effective answer to the global challenges, social and environmental, that it faces

Energivie Summit 2014: Buildings at the core of the energy transition

3.11.2014 - 5.11.2014

Energivie Summit is an international symposium organized by the Alsace Energiview Competitiveness Cluster at the initiative of market-leading industrial players and internationally-renowned academics. The event is intended for stakeholders all along the build.
Approches to the energy transition in various countries will be analyzed through comparison with French, German and Swiss experiences. On the agenda: conference, practical workshops. B2B one-on-ones and site visits. The Summit program allows plenty of informal time for visiting partners' stands, networking with other delegates.