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16.01.2018

Call for Abstracts for IEECB&SC'18 is open until 5 February

The 10th international Conference on Improving Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings  and Smart Communities (IEECB&SC’18) will be held from 21 to 22 March 2018 during the Light+Building trade fair.

The conference is addressed to energy policy makers at international, national, and local level, academic, researchers and energy efficiency experts, ESCOs, utilities, buildings energy and environmental managers, buildings engineers and architects, equipment manufacturers and commercial property investors, with the aim to promote and diffuse the concept of energy efficiency in new and existing commercial buildings and enlarge the market for low consumption and sustainable non- residential buildings.

The conference covers also the  topic of smart and sustainable districts, communities and cities, as energy systems efficiency and renewable energies are  often optimized at district or city level.

The topics for the Call for Abstracts include:
• (non-residential) Building policies and programmes, including design, implementation and evaluation;
• (non-residential) Building design, retrofits and simulation programmes;
• Specific technologies (HVAC, lighting, advanced material for insulation and storage, RES integration, poly-generation, building control systems);
• Audits and commissioning, energy management, ESCOs and financing ;
• Control systems, Smart buildings and demand response;
• Behaviour  (occupants and property owners)  and investment decisions;
• Smart and sustainable districts, communities and cities.

The conference aims at attracting international experts, policy makers and companies to allow exchanges of experiences and best practices among different countries and continents.

Accepted abstracts will be presented at the conference (oral presentation). There are no registration fees for accepted abstract presenters, including co-authors.

More information in the Call for Abstracts here (deadline for submission is 5 February 2018 - abstracts shall be sent to paolo.bertoldi@ec.europa.eu).

Source: EC DG JRC © European Union, 1995-2018