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22nd International Passive House Conference 2018

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In view of the international climate objectives, providing both affordable and energy efficient living space has become a challenging task for cities and communities. Solutions for solving this dilemma will be discussed at the 22nd International Passive House Conference which will take place on 9 and 10 March 2018 in Munich, Germany.


Reconciling efficiency and cost-effectiveness will be a focal topic at the Conference. Accordingly, the key theme of this conference, where over 1000 experts in the field of energy efficient construction will come together, is "Passive House – it’s worth it!", introducing many low-cost projects relating to energy efficient construction to the Passive House Standard.


The Conference topics include:


  •     Profitability: cost-effective projects and concepts
  •     Basis of decision-making for investors / valuation of Passive House buildings
  •     Renewable / sustainable energy supply / PER
  •     Ventilation and indoor air quality
  •     Building envelope: components / trades
  •     Qualification of designers and tradespersons
  •     Climate adaptation: summer comfort
  •     Passive House retrofits
  •     Commissioning / Facility Management / Monitoring
  •     Quality assurance: benefits of certification
  •     Building materials in focus: economics / ecology / embodied energy
  •     Fire and sound protection in Passive House buildings
  •     Tools / Digitisation / BIM
  •     Architecture / Aesthetics
  •     Passive House international


Call for Papers deadline: 12 September 2017



For further information, please visit the event's website at the link below.






Passive House Institute
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