International conference on energy efficient renovation in residential building sector

Start/Stop Date:
28–29 Jun 2010
Staccato, CONCERTO
REC Conference Center
Focus Areas:
Energy efficiency
Type of Event:

STACCATO stands for Sustainable Technologies And Combined Community Approaches Take Off. Within this project three European capital cities Amsterdam, Budapest and Sofia, demonstrate sustainable energy concepts in representative existing residential areas.

Conference topics
The first day focuses on five important themes:

  • Financial opportunities for energy efficient renovation projects
  • Energy policy making on local level
  • Technologies and innovations for reducing energy use & integrating renewable energies in an urban environment
  • User behaviour, social issues and communication with residents - key to success
  • Elements of success/lessons learnt

The second day provides a deep look into best practice projects through interactive workshops and site visits.

Complete and detailed programme click here.

The conference offers a range of benefits to speakers and delegates:

  • Unique and interactive workshops to discover and learn from successful example projects
  • Leading-edge: Presentations from leading managing authorities researchers, practitioners and policy-makers
  • Content: Possibilities to get up to date information on the available funds, policy methods, technologies, practices
  • Networking: Opportunities to meet business, government and research institutes representatives.