World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED) 2018

Start/Stop Date:
28 Feb–02 Mar 2018
Austrian OÖ Energiesparverband
Wels, Austria
Focus Areas:
Energy efficiency, renewables, technology, smart buildings
Type of Event:

The Austrian OÖ Energiesparverband warmly invites you to the "European Energy Efficiency Conference 2018" which will be held on 28 February - 2 March 2018 in Wels/Austria in the context of the annual World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED)! 

The conference programme is now available!

Energy efficiency first: This new approach in European energy policies aims to boost growth in the EU economy, in investments and job creation. It drives competitiveness, energy security and decarbonisation. Join the European Energy Efficiency Conference to be part of this energy transition!

Five conference tracks will cover policies, markets, business models, financing, research & innovation, technologies and best practice solutions, 3 interactive events offer opportunities for networking and making business contacts.

The events of the European Energy Efficiency Conference 2018:

- Energy Efficiency Economy Conference

- Technology Innovation Conference: Energy and Buildings

- E-Mobility & Smart Buildings Conference

- Young Energy Efficiency Researchers Conference

- Energy Efficiency Policy Workshop

- Site Visits: Building Innovations

- Tradeshow "Energiesparmesse", a major energy efficiency tradeshow that attracts more than 100,000 visitors and 1,600 exhibitors every year.

Meet. Learn. See. Enjoy!

Practical information

Languages: simultaneous interpretation into English and German

Fees: 310 Euro (plus 10 % VAT) for the European Energy Efficiency Conference (28 February - 2 March), includes the conferences Energy Efficiency Economy, Technology Innovation: Energy and Buildings, Young Energy Efficiency Researchers and E-Mobility & Smart Buildings as well as the Energy Efficiency Policy Workshop, site visits "Building Innovations" and an entrance ticket to the tradeshow. Information on fees for the WSED and its individual events (including student fees) is available online.

Travel and accommodation: detailed information can be found here. We advise you to make your hotel reservation as soon as possible.

Registration: Online registration


The World Sustainable Energy Days 2018

The conference is an integrated part of the World Sustainable Energy Days, one of Europe’s largest conferences on energy efficiency and renewable energy. The event is organised by the OÖ Energiesparverband, the energy agency of Upper Austria. Upper Austria is an ideal location for such a conference: Due to long-term and comprehensive policies, greenhouse gases in the building sector were reduced by 42% and overall energy intensity by 25% in the last 10 years. In 2017, the event attracted more than 700 participants from 50countries.

The conference office is at your disposal for further questions (T: +43-732-7720-14386,