With the aim to maximise its impact on the dissemination of information on research and development in the fields of ventilation and air infiltration, the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) continues to “spread the word”, through the organisation of conferences or thematic workshops, the production of technical notes, the cooperation with well-established organisations, the convergence with other information channels and so on.
Post date: 30 Mar 2016
37th AIVC - 18th ASHRAE - IAQ 2016 joint Conference: “Defining Indoor Air Quality: Policy, Standards and Best Practices”. Call for abstracts extended DECEMBER 14, 2015 The call for papers for the 37th AIVC - 18th ASHRAE - IAQ 2016 joint conference has been extended: The new deadline for abstract submissions is 14 December, 2015.The papers should focus on the following themes and topics among others:
Post date: 2 Dec 2015
The eighth issue of the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre’s (AIVC)’s newsletter focuses on the relevance of the AIVC to support research and international collaboration on ventilation and air infiltration in buildings confirmed by:
Post date: 22 Sep 2015
In 2014, the Executive Committee of the Energy in Buildings and Communities Programme of the International Energy Agency (IEA/EBC) has approved the work programme of 4 new projects that have links to various aspects of ventilation, raising the total number of running ventilation-related projects to 9, including the AIVC. It illustrates that ventilation in buildings has many different aspects. This newsletter aims to give you some information on how AIVC contributes to stimulate and foster exchanges and outputs on this topic, in particular, through the organisation of events.
Post date: 2 Apr 2015
The abstract submission deadline for the 36th AIVC Conference: "Effective ventilation in high performance buildings", to be held in Madrid, Spain on 23 & 24 September 2015, has been extended.
Post date: 31 Mar 2015
With pleasure we announce that Spain has decided to join the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC). Moreover, the September 2015 AIVC conference will be held in Madrid. Indoor air quality and energy efficiency in buildings remain very hot topics on the agenda of many governments, while they are growing as such in others.
Post date: 24 Sep 2014
A second announcement has been made for the 35th AIVC conference : 'Ventilation and airtightness in transforming the building stock to high performance' which takes place in Poznań, Poland together with the 4th TightVent and the 2nd venticool conferences September 24-25, 2014.Important dates: Abstract Submission Deadline: 15 March 2014 Confirmation of acceptance: 1 May 2014 Submission of papers: 30 June 2014
Post date: 5 Mar 2014
An overview of the TightVent - AIVC- Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre webinars held in 2012-2013 on building and ductwork airtightness. Airtightness testing: Status and trends in competent tester schemes in the UK, Belgium, Germany, the Czech Republic and France Building Airtightness Solutions BUILD UP webinar: Building and Ductwork Airtightness: Legislative Drivers, New Concerns and New Approaches The need for structured air leakage databases
Post date: 27 Feb 2014
The Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) aims to play a central role in the ventilation and infiltration community with respect to the dissemination of information, either by its conferences and workshops, or with the material available on its website. The annual conferences continue to be greatly appreciated: 96 % of a sample of 76 conference attendees rated the 34th conference as excellent or satisfactory, 91% would recommend it to others. We are working to uphold this quality for our future events as you will see in this newsletter.
Post date: 27 Feb 2014
We are very pleased to welcome Finland and Poland as new AIVC member countries, raising the number of member countries to 17.It is positive to see that 170 abstracts have been submitted for presentation at the AIVC conference in Athens 25-26 October 2013 which shows the growing relevance of the annual AIVC conference.Since 2011, topical sessions at the AIVC conferences, structured workshops and webinars have all been major milestones for several national and international projects.
Post date: 12 Nov 2013