econet and Fraunhofer on tour to Shenyang, Qingdao and Hangzhou


econet china joined with the Fraunhofer Building Innovation Alliance, the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics (IBP) and the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE) for the Fraunhofer Travelling Conference 2011 on sustainable buildings in China.

Three conferences were organized in second tier cities, on 14th March in Shenyang, 16th March in Qingdao and 18th March in Hangzhou.

The various Fraunhofer Institutes had their leading experts to contribute to the program. econet china invited its partners to join the sessions to create synergies. Overall the combination provided a good overview of the latest development in science for energy efficient buildings, as well as concrete applications.

A rich range of interesting topics were covered, which contributed to attract  over 120 participants for each city; Participants came from local construction committees, energy saving offices, design institutes and architecture offices as well as project and technical staff from local developers.



The events featured presentations from Fraunhofer and econet partners, followed by panel discussions with the industry, which received a very positive feedback from the audiences. Through those events, our guests had a chance to learn not only about the latest research results from the Fraunhofer experts on building innovation, but also about related best practices from the industry.

Presentations are available on demand, contact us for details.

Source: econet china

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