The eleventh issue of the venticool newsletter (December, 2017) is now available for download.
This issue includes two articles providing feedback on the ventilative cooling workshop in Brussels followed by the final IEA-EBC Annex 62 expert meeting in Gent in October, 2017. Further on, Professor Maria Kolokotroni presents the summing-up of the ventilative cooling track at the 38th AIVC- 6th TightVent & 4th venticool joint conference held in Nottingham, UK on 13-14 September, 2017. Christoffer Plesner from Velux, follows up on his last article on new work items recently approved by CEN and ISO with regard to ventilative cooling. As usual, this edition provides also detailed information on upcoming events in the field of ventilative cooling.
Specific contents include:
- IEA EBC Annex 62- Ventilative Cooling- 8th Expert Meeting, Gent, Belgium, October 24-25, 2017
- Feedback from Brussels workshop on ventilative cooling, 23 October 2017
- Ventilative cooling summary from AIVC 2017 conference
- New standardization projects on ventilative cooling and natural and hybrid ventilation systems
- 18 -19 September 2018 – 39th AIVC- 5th venticool conference in Juan-les- Pins, France
The joint 38th AIVC, 6th TightVent and 4th venticool Conference on ‘Ventilating Healthy Low-energy Buildings’ was held in Nottingham, UK, 13-14 September 2017. The programme consisted of plenary sessions and 3 parallel tracks, one devoted to Ventilative Cooling in four sessions … Continue reading
62 persons from 15 countries attended the international workshop on “ventilative cooling in buildings: now & in the future” held in Brussels, Belgium on 23 October 2017. This workshop aimed at discussing the implementation of ventilative cooling as well as … Continue reading
16 delegates from 10 countries attended the 8th expert meeting. The host was KU Leuven, Faculty of Engineering Technology, Technology Campus Ghent, Associate Professor Hilde Breesch. This was the final meeting of the project and the main focus was to … Continue reading
New Work Items (NWl’s) relevant to ventilative cooling applications have been approved by the European Committee for Standardization (CEN) and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) (see also venticool newsletter June 2017 edition). The scope of this work is to … Continue reading
“Energy Efficiency and Indoor Climate in Buildings” has just been released. This monthly online newspaper contains relevant information on the international platform on ventilative cooling (venticool) & IEA EBC annex 62, the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC), the building and ductwork airtightness … Continue reading
The final programme for the 38th AIVC – 6th TightVent – 4th venticool conference: “Ventilating healthy low-energy buildings” has been released. The joint conference, co-organized by the International Network on Ventilation and Energy Performance (INIVE), on behalf of the Air Infiltration and … Continue reading
The programme for the workshop “Ventilative cooling in buildings: now & in the future” to be held on Monday October 23, 2017 at the BBRI offices (Boulevard Poincaré 79, 1060) in Brussels, Belgium is now available.
The event will discuss the outcomes of IEA-EBC Annex 62 “ventilative cooling” as well as future challenges and possibilities for international collaboration.
The workshop is an initiative of IEA-EBC annex 62 & venticool and is hosted by INIVE-BBRI & KU Leuven.
Participation to the workshop is free, but requires you to register for the event.
To register, please fill in the registration form and send to Mr. Stéphane Degauquier email@example.com
Further information on the programme, speakers etc. is available here.
The keynote speakers, topical sessions and list of accepted papers for the 38th AIVC – 6th TightVent – 4th venticool conference: “Ventilating healthy low-energy buildings” have been announced. The joint conference, co-organized by the International Network on Ventilation and Energy Performance (INIVE), on behalf of the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC), TightVent Europe (the Building and Ductwork Airtightness Platform) and venticool (the international platform for ventilative cooling, Brunel University London, the University of Nottingham & CIBSE, takes place Sept. 13-14, 2017, in Nottingham, UK.
The conference programme includes several high profile keynote speakers:
- Sani Dimitroulopoulou, Public Health England
- Cath Noakes, University of Leeds
- Tadj Oreszczyn, the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE)
- Peter Rankin, Department for Communities and Local Government
- Paul Ruyssevelt, University College London (UCL)
- Don Weekes, Indoor Environmental Quality Global Alliance (IEQ-GA)
- Ant Wilson, Aecom
There will be a total of 10 topical sessions:
- IEA-EBC Annex 62: Ventilative Cooling: Lessons learnt from case-studies
- IEA-EBC Annex 62: Ventilative Cooling: Strategies and components
- Durability of airtightness
- Ventilation measurements
- Integrating uncertainties due to wind in declared airtightness results
- Health outcomes of ventilation
- IEA-EBC Annex 68: Design and Operational Strategies for High IAQ in Low Energy Buildings – Towards better understanding of needs and challenges related to residential ventilation
- Effects and performance of cooker hoods in dwellings
- Utilization of heat recovery in residential ventilation systems
- Low energy ventilation network
The present list of accepted papers can be found here.
To proceed with your on line registration please visit: http://www.aivc2017conference.org/#register
For further information visit the conference website at: http://www.aivc2017conference.org/
The tenth issue of the venticool newsletter (June, 2017) is now available for download. Contents include: Foreword IEA-EBC Annex 62 7th Expert Meeting, Lisbon, May 15-17, 2017 Work item proposals on ventilative cooling and natural and hybrid ventilation systems Feedback from the IEA … Continue reading