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This overview explores the concept of Architecture 4.0 and its relation to digital information and communication technologies. It is important to emphasise that the digital transformation, as described by the European Commission, is characterised by a fusion of advanced technologies and the integration of physical and digital systems, the predominance of innovative business models and new processes, and the creation of smart products and services.
Post date: 18 Sep 2020
Type: News

On September 14, capitalising on the Propel by MIPIM event – an important meeting point between the "game-changers" of real estate, cities and innovation – Construction21 is organising a new session of Green Solutions Meetup. This highly appreciated format is the opportunity to benefit from the sharing of experiences of pioneering professionals and to directly discuss with them during a dedicated time for questions and answers.
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

The European City Facility (EUCF) aims to support municipalities and their groupings in developing investment concepts related to the implementation of their climate and energy action plans.   
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

Nature integrated in Buildings and the urban landscape, sustainable territory and respectful of biodiversity. The Town hall of Sitges and BioEconomic® are happy to invite you to the IX BioEconomic ®Sitges Day 2020 : “Biophilia, connecting Health and Wellbeing with Buildings and Land”.   Date and time: September 25th 2020 10h - 14h Place:  Miramar Building  Davallada Street, 12, -08870- Sitges, Barcelona 
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

The Green Solutions Awards, powered by the Construction21 network, contribute to the necessary transition of the real estate and construction world, from building to city. This national and international competition brings innovative, high-performance, field-proven solutions to the attention of a wide audience and helps to popularise them. And it helps the most efficient professionals to develop their activity on these new markets. Nearly 200 real projects located in 37 different countries participated in the 2019 Green Solutions Awards. Why this contest?
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

India is a growing country of 1.3 billion people. The energy needs are increasing and people from all corners of the country have started engaging in small businesses and demanding better infrastructure.  
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

According to the UN, up to 70 percent of the world's population is expected to live in cities by 2050. This creates major challenges and calls for new innovative and digital solutions that can push construction and urban development in a more efficient and sustainable direction.   Now, eight start-ups selected from across the globe will help to turbo-charge the development of tech-based solutions for future sustainable cities - in the Nordics, and around the world.
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

Construction21 is a partner of MIPIM and of Propel by MIPIM, an event dedicated to real estate, cities and innovation, that gathers the real estate and service providers ecosystems (2,500 decision-makers are expected).  
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: News

A thermal bridge ‘free’ design is one of the 5 fundamental principles of Passive House design and construction. But, what even is a thermal bridge? Why are they important? And how do we go about reducing or eliminating them?
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: Link

Looking for something to keep the little ones busy?   Check out this video reading the International Passive House Association made of the children's book "We are Building a Passive Solar House" by Martina Feirer and Alexandra Frankel.  
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: Link