Research and Innovation

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Concept: New Buildings Institute (NBI) is a trusted, independent nonprofit organization with a mission to push for better buildings that achieve zero energy, zero carbon, and beyond—through research, policy, guidance, and market transformation—to protect people and the planet.  
Post date: 14 Gen 2021
Type: Link

This study provides the basis for the development of an EU framework for Digital Building Logbooks.   The definition of Digital Building Logbook has been created as part of this study, based on a thorough stakeholder consultation, interviews with experts and detailed analysis of 40 existing Building Logbook initiatives across Europe and beyond.  
Post date: 14 Gen 2021
Type: Publication

Retrofitting Europe’s buildings for energy efficiency is not enough to slash the carbon footprint of the construction sector and cut emissions in time to meet the Paris climate agreement goals, according to Dr Catherine De Wolf, assistant professor of design and construction management at TU Delft in the Netherlands.   She says that we need to design buildings to make them recyclable – but doing this will require a fundamental restructure of the construction industry.  
Post date: 7 Gen 2021
Type: News

The 2021 ASHRAE Virtual Winter Conference will take place in a convenient, online format February 9-11. Attendees can join live discussions with top experts, learn the latest updates relating to COVID-19, and have access to 90+ technical sessions for 18 months. Group rates are available, and members register for just $249.
Post date: 23 Dic 2020
Type: Evento

  Tämän kilpailun organisoi Sähköinsinöörit - SIL ry. SIL on sähköalan aatteellis-ammatillinen verkottumisyhteisö.   Kilpailu alkaa 11.1.2021 ja päättyy 23.4.2021.  
Post date: 16 Dic 2020
Type: Evento

Concept:   Smart energy management is currently one of the most important research areas in Europe. With this in mind, the EU-funded SINERGY project aims to unlock the innovation potential of the Institute Mihajlo Pupin (IMP) in Serbia.   It will therefore strive to strengthen the IMP’s current research capacity and enhance its research competitiveness so as to make it a regional point of reference in smart energy management technologies.
Post date: 9 Dic 2020
Type: Link

Concept:   Europe is experiencing an increasing number of disasters due to severe and extreme weather and climate events.   The more vulnerable a community is to such natural hazards, the greater the risk of human and material losses.  
Post date: 9 Dic 2020
Type: Link

Concept and objectives:   Conques is visited annually by thousands of tourists and walking pilgrims. It is a unique site of cultural heritage preserving outstanding visual, material, and ritual cultures from the 9th to the 21st c. Regretfully, its cultural significance contrasts with the lack of comprehensive scholarly attention.  
Post date: 8 Dic 2020
Type: Link

  SPACE International Conference 2021 on Computer Aided Design in Architecture and Urban Planning will be held in London on 26-27 February 2021. SPACE Conferences always attract a substantial number of participants from all over the world.   Thus, the Conference establishes an ideal platform to recent advances and research results in the fields of computer aided design, architecture and urban planning.  
Post date: 1 Dic 2020
Type: Evento

Within the Science to be Green project, the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) is organizing four events to disseminate scientific knowledge regarding the quantification of environmental impacts, to further support their reduction through individual behaviours.  
Post date: 17 Nov 2020
Type: Evento