During the conference, the following issues will be brought into discussion:
• What is the response of the owners to the EU & State subsidized program “SAVE MONEY AT HOME” for the renovation of the old houses?
• What other programmes, motivations & facilitations are necessary to convince them to do so?
• Which obstacles should be removed in order to encourage them to renovate?
The following officials and organization representatives have been invited to participate:
The Assistant Secretary of the Ministry of Energy, Mr. John Maniatis
The Chairman of the Technical Chamber of Greece, Mr. Christos Spirtzis
The Chairman of the Training and Educational Institute of the Members of the Technical Chamber of Greece, Mr. John Alavanos
The Chairman of the Hellenic Institute of Valuation, Mr. Char. Charalampopoulos
The Chairman of the Federation of Constructors and Builders of Greece, Mr. Dimitris Kapsimalis
The Vice-President of POMIDA, Professor of the National Technological University of Athens (NTUA), Mr. Charalampos Tsoutrelis
The Energy Advisor of the Hellenic Property Federation (POMIDA), Mr. Stamatis Perdios
Representatives of the industry for energy upgrading materials
Bank officials, responsible for granting the loans for energy interventions in buildings
Official representative of the Greek Bureau of GREENPEACE
An Energy Day Conference on the subject “Energy Efficiency: How to convince Greek property owners to renovate?”, organized by the Hellenic Property Federation on Monday the 11th of April 2011, from 6-8 pm, in its meeting room (15 Sofokleous and Aiolou Str., on the 4th floor).
The conference aims at bringing together the State authorities, the technicians and the economy experts with the building owners from several parts of the country, in order to discuss the most vital issue, that of how, within the margins of the worldwide financial crisis, will we be able to persuade the building owners to upgrade their properties?
The conclusions of the conference will be presented in the annual meeting of the International Union of Property Owners (U.I.P.I), which is going to be held two days later in Brussels (Charlemagne Building), on Wednesday the 13th of April, from 14.30 to 18.00, within the framework of the “EUROPEAN SUSTAINABLE ENERGY WEEK 2011”, under the chairmanship of Mr. Stratos Paradias, titled “Energy Efficiency: How to convince property owners to renovate?” with the European Commissioner for Energy, Mr. Günther H. Oettinger, as the main speaker.
All interested POMIDA members, from all over the country, are kindly requested to participate, as well as the Media and the Press.