Workshop: Summer comfort technologies in buildings

Start/Stop Date:
09–10 Mar 2016
Athens, Greece
Focus Areas:
solar control, cool roofs and ventilative cooling
Type of Event:

Voluntary and regulatory frameworks to improve quality and compliance of solar control, cool roofs and ventilative cooling

The 2nd QUALICHeCK Workshop will take place in Athens, Greece, on 9-10 March 2016, and will focus on sustainable summer comfort technologies. Within the context of compliance and quality, topics to be covered include solar control, developments in cooling technologies and potential for advanced cooling, status on ventilative cooling, cool roofs and more. In addition, summer comfort will be examined from the perspectives of energy, climate change and energy poverty.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Nikos Fintikakis (International Union of Architects)
  • Per Heiselberg (Aalborg University)
  • Margarita Karavasili (Citizens Inspectorate for Sustainable Development)
  • José Molina (University of Seville)
  • Mattheos Santamouris (University of Athens)
  • Peter Wouters (Belgian Building Research Institute)

Registration to the 2nd QUALICHeCK Workshop is free and is now open here.

Watch this space for more details to be announced in the coming days.