Schedule

20 & 21 April 2016 Workshops
22 & 23 April 2016 Conference
22 April 2016 Fair party
24 April 2016 Excursions

 

Preliminary programme
(Subject to change)

 

Friday, 22 April 2016, Darmstadt, Congress Center darmstadtium

Plenary session, Hall Spectrum, Level 1, Beginning: 9:00 am

Time Plenary session  
9:00 am

Opening remarks by

State Secretary Mathias Samson, Ministry of Economics, Energy, Transport and Regional Development, State of Hesse |

Jochen Partsch, Mayor of Darmstadt |

Brigitte Holz, President of the Chamber of Architects and Urban Planners, Hesse |

 
9:30 am Claude Turmes, European parliament “Near-Zero Energy Future" |  
10:00 am                  Franz Alt | On the bright side – why we all win with a sustainable energy future |  
10:45 am Wolfgang Feist | Passive House – the long-lasting solution |  
11:30 am Group visit to the exhibition  

 

Sessions, 22 April 2016

Time Session  
1:oo - 3:30 pm I. Passive House Plus  
1:oo - 3:30 pm II. New projects and components  
1:oo - 3:30 pm III. EnerPHit - latest retrofit projects  
1:oo - 3:30 pm IV. Warm climates  
4:00 - 6:30 pm V. Longterm experiences  
4:00 - 6:30 pm VI. Non-residential buildings  
4:00 - 6:30 pm VII. Cost-effective Passive Houses  
4:00 - 6:30 pm VIII. Experiences from UK and Ireland  

 

Saturday, 23 April 2016, Darmstadt, Congress Center darmstadtium

Plenary session, Hall Spectrum, Level 1, Beginning: 9:00 am

Time Plenary session
9:00 am

Opening remarks by

Wolfgang Feist

Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker, Club of Rome "Politics as a partner"

9:30 am Dr. Heinrich Bottermann, General Federal Environmental Foundation (DBU) |
9:45 am                  Scott Foster, Director, Sustainable Energy Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe “Energy and the Sustainable Development Goals |
5:15 pm Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker, Franz Alt, Wolfgang Feist: Panel Discussion: Sustainable Energy for all

 

Sessions, 23 April 2016

Time Session  
10:30 am - 1:00 pm IX. Ventilation solutions  
10:30 am - 1:00 pm X. Components for retrofits and new builts  
10:30 am - 1:00 pm XI. New features and latest developments  
10:30 am - 1:00 pm XII. North America and cold climates  
2:15 pm - 4:30 pm XIII. Passive House areas and major projects  
2:15 pm - 4:30 pm XIV. Passive House and renewables  
2:15 pm - 4:30 pm XV. Step-by-step retrofits  
2:15 pm - 4:30 pm XVI. China goes passive!  

 

Plenary session, Hall Spectrum, Level 1, Beginning: 5:15 pm

"Sustainable energies for everyone" - panel discussion with Ernst Weizsäcker, Franz Alt and Wolfgang Feist