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EBC Meetings, Workshops, Seminars and Conferences

Links to information on upcoming EBC and EBC Annex meetings and other related events are provided below. You can also find links to past EBC Workshops, meetings and related events.

Upcoming Meetings

October 22, 2021
Positive energy districts performance assessment: methodologies, key performance indicators and future outlooks
Please register here through this LINK.

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October 27-30, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 72: 10th expert meeting
Monte Verita, Switzerland

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Past Meetings

October 12, 2021
Low-Carbon, Positive Energy Resilient Communities Webinar
CAE Roadmap to Resilient Ultra-Low Energy Built Environment with Deep Integration of Renewables in 2050 Deep Integration of Renewables in 2050 – Low-Carbon and Positive Energy Resilie...
October 11, 2021
Subtask A Meeting
Welcome to the Annex 83 – Positive Energy Districts working meeting of Subtask A.   MS Teams (LINK) Click here to join the meeting
September 30-October 1, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 79: 7th Expert meeting
Washington State University/Online - This meeting will be 100% online, but follow daytime hours in the Pacific Time Zone. Registration link and agenda: https://wsu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eG73FKgoScIMkey
September 27-October 1, 2021
Third Plenary
Online - The third Annex#81 plenary will be conducted over the last week of September, in a series of one to two hour online meetings that aim to achieve more in-depth engagement (along lines that more clos...
September 23-24, 2021
IEA Annex 83: 3rd Working Meeting
Below you'll find an agenda of the meeting.
September 22-24, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 84: 1st Working Meeting
AAU-CPH campus, Copenhagen, Denmark - The first preparation meeting is a hybrid meeting with both online and onsite participation. It aims to kick-off the work plan of Annex 84. The meeting will include the working session with aim to ...
September 17, 2021
Workshop of PED initiatives on preliminary results: Towards a European PED definition
The workshop aims to discuss preliminary results of the alignment core group on PED definition and integrated approach and also discuss further PED definition process.
September 13-15, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 75: 8th Expert Meeting
Remote Meeting
July 12, 2021
Library workshop for Urban Platform: Use of data libraries and catalogue concepts for energy systems, occupancy, green roofs and other urban domains
Workshop presenter: Kai Brassel, Hamburg/Germany Participation link: https://concordia-ca.zoom.us/j/3850961259 The goal of the workshop is to understand data modeling for urban scale a...
July 9, 2021
IEA-EBC Annex 85 subtask leader Online Workshop
Zoom meeting room, Beijing, China - Introduction The IEA-EBC Annex 85 subtask leader Online Workshop was held on July 9th, 2021 at Beijing, using ZOOM meeting room. The meeting was opened by Associate professor Xiaoyun Xie....
June 11, 2021
IEA Technology Collaboration Programme on Energy in Buildings and Communities Webinar
Netherlands - The aim of this webinar is to share the outcomes of ongoing EBC research projects in this area and to provide updates on some of the innovative work taking place within the programme. This is being arranged for the benefit of the scientific and engineering research community, as well as for policy and decision makers in industry and governments.
June 7, 2021
Research Webinar #4
This is the fourth research webinar for EBC Annex 81. Speakers Naomiki Matsushita, Building Services Commissioning Association, Japan, "Utilizing an HVAC Energy Simulation Tool for...
May 19-20, 2021
Second Plenary Meeting
In the absence of face to face meetings, the Annex 81 online plenary meetings are a way of keeping in touch with what is going on around the Annex. Each subtask will Report on the progr...
May 17-19, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 72: 9th expert meeting
Virtual meeting, Czech Republic
May 11, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 74: 7th Annex meeting
Germany
May 10-12, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 84: 2nd Preparation Meeting
Online - Teams meeting, Denmark - IEA EBC Annex 84: 2nd Preparation Meeting May 10-12, 2021 Online The second preparatory meeting aims to finalized the work plan of Annex 84. The meeting will include presentation sessio...
April 28, 2021
IEA-EBC Annex 85 3rd Online Workshop
Zoom meeting room, Beijing, China - Introduction The IEA-EBC Annex 85 Online Workshop was held on April 28th, 2021 at Beijing, using ZOOM meeting room. Present at the Meeting were representatives from Belgium, Denmark, Fran...
April 21-22, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 83: 2nd Working Meeting
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April 19-21, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 79: 6th Expert meeting
NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
April 15-16, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 80: 4th Expert Meeting
April 8, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 86 and AIVC: IAQ and Ventilation Metrics Workshop
April 1, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 86 and AIVC: Building ventilation: How does it affect SARS-CoV-2 transmission?
March 23-25, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 75: 7th Expert Meeting
Remote Meeting
February 23, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 81: Research Webinar #3
This is the third research webinar for EBC Annex 81.  Speakers Bing Dong, Syracuse University, USA, "Buildings-to-Grid Integration: Now and the Future" Anjukan Kath...
February 2-3, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 72: midterm status meeting
Switzerland
January 28-29, 2021
IEA EBC Annex 83: 1st Working Meeting
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December 16, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 85: 2nd Online Workshop
Zoom meeting room, Beijing, China - Introduction Changing the mode of air conditioning is important to meet the increasing cooling demand without increasing electricity consumption and carbon emission. The Annex 85 project aims to ...
November 25-26, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 81: First Plenary Meeting
Online - In the absence of face to face meetings, the Annex 81 online plenary meetings are a way of keeping in touch with what is going on around the Annex.  Each subtask will Report o...
November 10, 2020
IEA EBC Webinar: The Science and Communication of Energy-Efficient Indoor Environments
Online, United Kingdom - This webinar was organized by the International Energy Agency's Technology Collaboration Programme on Energy in Buildings and Communities (EBC). Progressing the scientific basis of indoor envir...
November 5-6, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 80: 3rd Expert Web Meeting
Remote Meeting, Australia
October 13-16, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 73: Energy Master Planning for Resilient Public Communities
Until recently, energy systems for new facilities have been planned on an individual basis without consideration for how those energy choices might impact future energy generation needs across...
October 7-9, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 72: 8th Expert Meeting
Online, United Kingdom
October 5-6, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 74: 6th Annex Meeting
University Wuppertal, Pauluskirchstr. 7, Wuppertal 42285, Germany
September 24-25, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 81: Research Webinar #2
This is the second research webinar for EBC Annex 81.  Speakers are  * Jessica Granderson, LBNL (USA), "New directions in building control and analytics" * Shohei Miyata...
September 23-25, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 79: 5th Experts Meeting & OB-20 International Symposium on Occupant Behaviour Research with Digital Technologies
ONLINE and Southern Denmark University, Odense, Campusvej 55 - 5230, Online OR Odense, Denmark - The 6th International Symposium on Occupant Behaviour (September 23rd) and the two-day Annex 79 meeting (September 24th and 25th) will be organized as an online event but with the option of participating physically at SDU, Odense, Denmark. See here for more info and registration: https://conferencemanager.events/ob20-annex79/
September 23, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 75 Webinar: Combining the heating and cooling potential of lakes and rivers with energy efficiency measures in buildings at district level
Webinar Programme 14:30   Welcome to participants Introduction  to the topic Roman Bolliger, INDP 15:00   Heat pumps in thermal networks based on energy fro...
September 23, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 84: Webinar on Local Strategies for Demand Management of Buildings in Thermal Networks
Online - Teams meeting - IEA EBC Annex 84 Demand Management of Buildings in Thermal Networks Webinar on Local Strategies for Demand Management of Buildings in Thermal Networks Program for the seminar: 9:00 &nd...
September 22-24, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 75: 6th Expert Meeting
Remote Meeting, in replacement of the foreseen live meeting, Zurich, Switzerland
September 22, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 73: Meeting 6 - Virtual
Due to COVID-19 coronavirus situation, the fifth working phase experts meeting was held on September 22 over internet. The meeting was attended by 28 experts from Australia, Austria, Denmark, Germa...
September 21-22, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 84: 1st Preparation Meeting
IEA EBC Annex 84: 1st Preparation Meeting September 21-22, 2020 Online The first preparatory meeting aims to initilize the work on workplan of Annex 84. The meeting was attnted by 24 pa...
September 11, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 85: Online Workshop
ZOOM meeting room, Beijing, China - The IEA-EBC Annex 85 Online Workshop was held on September 11th, 2020 at Beijing, using ZOOM meeting room. Present at the Meeting were representatives from Belgium, Denmark, France, USA, Egypt, China, Australia. The meeting was opened by Associate professor Xiaoyun Xie. Five presentations were given by five countries. These presentations aim to exchange the fundamental study and application of the IEC technology in participating countries. The objectives of the workshop are to further refine the main technologies and subtasks of the project and confirm the participants and leader for each subtask.
June 18-19, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 81: Research Webinar #1
Webinar, Berkeley - This is EBC Annex 81's first Research Webinar on Data-Driven Smart Buildings.  Speakers and topics as follows 1. Clayton Miller, National University of Singapore, Singapore Crowdso...
April 22, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 73: Meeting 5 - Virtual
Due to COVID-19 coronavirus situation, the fifth working phase experts meeting was held on April 22 over internet. The meeting was attended by 33 experts from Australia, Austria, Denmark, Germany, ...
April 20-23, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 79: 4th Experts Meeting & OB-20 International Symposium
Online, United Kingdom - OB-20 International Symposium & 4th Expert Meeting of Annex 79. 
April 20-21, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 80: 2nd Expert Web Meeting
United Kingdom - Please register to receive further information at: philipp.stern@building-research.at Schedule Session 01: Monday, April 20th 13:30 – 16:30 (GMT+1) Session 02: Monday, April 2...
April 20, 2020
IEA EBC Preparation Workshop for Defining New Annex
ZOOM Meeting Room, Beijing, China - Workshop Objectives: Define the Annex objectives, discuss the combination of the objectives with the interest and research activities of all participants. Discuss the technology roadm...
April 6-8, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 81: 3rd Preparation Meeting
Online video conference sessions (10 of) - 5 x 1 hour sessions (1 plenary and 4 subtask meetings) were held by video conference.  Each session was repeated twice to give global coverage.  Around 80 people attended the plenary sess...
March 31-April 2, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 75: 5th Expert Meeting
Remote Meeting, in replacement of the foreseen live meeting, Venice, Italy
March 25-27, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 72: 7th Expert Meeting - Cancelled
Cancelled, Zürich, Switzerland
March 23-24, 2020
IEA EBC Annex 74: 5th Annex meeting
UPM Madrid, Madrid, Spain
November 12, 2019
IEA EBC Technical Day
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO - EBC Technical Day November 2019 - Commercial Buildings Research Infrastructure: A Sandbox For Utilities and Building Owners to Evaluate Traditional Energy Savings and Other Non-Traditional Bene...
October 21-22, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 80: 1st Expert Meeting
Austrian Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology, Vienna, Austria
September 25-27, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 72: 6th Expert Meeting
Ljubljana, Slovenia
September 24-26, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 75: 4th Expert Meeting
TU Delft, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, Delft, Netherlands
September 16-17, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 81: 2nd Preparation Meeting
UCL, Central House, 14 Upper Woburn Place, London WC1H 0NN, United Kingdom - The second preparatory meeting was attended by around 30 people.  The meeting was used to validate the Activity structure and identify Activity Leaders in each of the subtasks
September 12-13, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 73: Meeting 4
Copenhagen, Denmark - The fourth working phase experts meeting was held on September 12-13, 2019 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The meeting was attended by 25 experts from Australia, Austria, Denmark, Germany, Finland, Norway,...
September 9-10, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 79: 3rd Experts Meeting
University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
July 29-30, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 74: 4th Annex Meeting
EMI, Szentendre, Hungary
June 11, 2019
IEA EBC Technical Day
Overheid Vlaanderen, Herman Teirlinck Building, Havenlaan – Avenue du Port 88, Brussels 1000, Belgium - Agenda Opening Session: Opening by Chairs, Peter Wouters and Takao Sawachi Overview of Activities by IEA TCP 'Energy in Buildings and Communities', Takao Sawachi Overview of Activit...
April 12-13, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 80: 2nd Preparation Meeting, Heriot Watt University, Dubai
Heriot Watt University, Dubai, United Arab Emirates - The second preparation meeting will be held adjacent to the "Comfort at the Extremes" conference in Dubai. It will finalise the one-year preparation phase and the working programme for ...
April 10-12, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 72: 5th Expert Meeting
University of Seville, Seville, Spain
April 4-5, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 81: 1st Preparation Meeting
TNO, Delft, Netherlands - Over 30 people attended the Delft preparation meeting. The meeting identified key barriers and gaps that the Data Driven Smart Buildings Annex could address.  Based on this meeting, a firs...
April 2, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 80: 2nd Preparative Web Meeting
Austria - The Annex 80 - 2nd Preparative Web Meeting will be held using the web based software GoToMeeting. If you are intending to take part please send an e-mail to resilient.cooling@building-research....
April 1-2, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 74: 3rd Annex Meeting
Gent University, Gent, Belgium
March 27, 2019
Workshop on district renovation towards nZEB
Laboratory for the Quality Control of Buildings, Department of Housing, Basque Region Government., Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
March 26-28, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 75: 3rd Experts Meeting
University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain
March 13-15, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 79: 2nd Experts Meeting
University of Texas San Antonio (downtown campus), San Antonio, TX - Registration information here. AGENDA here. 
February 25-27, 2019
IEA EBC Annex 73: Meeting 3
Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel, Two Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA - The third working phase experts meeting. February 25-27, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. The meeting was attended by 30 experts from Australia, Denmark, Germany, Finland, Norway, UK and the US...
November 16-17, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 74: 2nd Annex Meeting
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - More Information Coming Soon
November 16, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 74: 1st Open Thematic Workshop "Competition & Living Lab Platform"
Conference Tent of the SDME Solar Hai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates - The workshop starts with a reflection on methods applied for building simulation and monitoring in the past and current Solar Decathlons. The lectures and discussions aim to identify possible evolutions for future editions. Experts from the Building Science Groups of Wuppertal University and Fraunhofer ISE (Germany), Ghent University (Belgium) and Polytechnic Madrid (Spain) organize and guide the workshop.
October 30-31, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 72: 4th Expert Meeting
Ghent, Belgium - No additional information available at this time.
October 29, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 72: Mini-Symposium MS-8 @ IALCCE Conference
Gent ICC - International Convention Center, Ghent, Belgium - No additional information available at this time.
October 11-12, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 79: 1st Experts Meeting
Orange Art Gallery, Ottawa, ON, Canada - The IEA EBC Annex 79 meeting is a group of approximately 70 researchers and other experts on the topic of occupant-centric building design and operation (more information on Annex 79). The&nbs...
October 2-4, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 75: 2nd Experts Meeting
Franciscan Monastery, Franziskanerplatz, 14, Graz, Austria
October 1-2, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 73: Meeting 2
Graz, Austria - The second working phase experts meeting was held on October 1-2, 2018 in Graz, Austria. The meeting was attended by 23 experts from Australia, Austria, Denmark, Germany, Finland, Norway, UK and th...
September 20, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 80: 1st Preparation Meeting
Palais des Congrès, 60 chemin des sables, Juan-les-Pins 06160, France -   This meeting will take place the following day after the 39th AIVC conference and will focus on the ongoing preparation of the Annex80 Resilient Cooling. It is open to all scientific and...
September 13, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 80: Preparative Web Meeting
Web Meeting - This web meeting will focus on the ongoing preparation of the Annex80 Resilient Cooling. It is open to all interested scientific and industrial researchers as well as governmental stake holders. It...
September 8-9, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 73: Nahwärme kompakt 2018
Karlsruhe, Germany - A two day workshop on district heating was conducted by the Competence Centre of District Heating Baden- Wuerttemberg in collaboration with the Danish Energy Agency  September 8- 9, 2018. The ...
June 19-21, 2018
IEA EBC 83rd Executive Committee Meeting
Scandic Continental, Vasagatan 22, Stockholm 111 20, Sweden
May 22-23, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 74: 1st Annex Meeting
Szentendre, Hungary - No additional information available.
April 11-13, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 72: 3rd Expert Meeting
Carl Friedrich von Siemens Stiftung, Munich, Germany - No additional information available at this time.
April 11-13, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 73: Meeting 1
Frankfort, Germany - The first working phase experts meeting was held on April 11-13, 2018 in Frankfurt, Germany. The meeting was attended by 23 experts from Australia, Austria, Denmark, Germany, Finland, Norway, UK an...
March 19-20, 2018
IEA EBC Annex 75: 1st Experts Meeting
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, School of Architecture, Avda. Juan de Herrera Nº 4, Madrid, 28040, Spain - No Meeting information posted yet
December 5-6, 2017
IEA EBC Annex 73: Energy Master Planning for Resilient Military Installations Training Workshop
National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC - December 5 and 6, 2017.  International Forum at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, DC (USA) on Energy Master Planning for Resilient Communities with participation of 160 experts f...
November 28-29, 2017
IEA EBC Annex 72: 2nd Expert Meeting
Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria - No information available at this time.
June 7, 2017
IEA EBC Technical Day
London, United Kingdom - Check back
May 18-19, 2017
IEA EBC Annex 72: 1st Expert Meeting
Danish Building Research Institute at AAU, Copenhagen, Denmark - Check Back
November 15-16, 2016
IEA EBC Technical Day
Sydney, Australia - The National Energy Efficiency Conference 2016 in collaboration with EBC took place at Australian Technology Park.
September 15-16, 2016
IEA EBC Annex 72: International Workshop on the Annex Proposal
HWZ, Zürich, Switzerland - Check back
September 12, 2016
IEA EBC Annex 73: Preparatory Workshop
Hampton Inn Washington Downtown Convention Centre, Washington, DC - The first preparatory workshop took place in Washington DC, on September 12, 2016 between 900am and 6pm. at the Hampton Inn Washington Downtown Convention Centre. Presentations Master P...
June 8, 2016
IEA EBC Technical Day
Oslo, Norway - The Department for Energy at the Research Council of Norway Rune Volla The Norwegian Picture: People, Buildings, Energy, and Communities Arild Gustavsen and Tomas Berker The R...
November 11, 2015
IEA EBC Technical Day
Seogwipo, Republic of Korea - International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities Research Programme Andreas Eckmanns Policies and Technologies for Energy Efficiency in Buildings Brian Dean Pol...
June 17, 2015
IEA EBC Technical Day
Lisbon, Portugal - The IEA-EBC Research Programme Andreas Eckmanns The Policies and Activities of the IEA for Energy Efficiency in Buildings Brian Dean Portuguese Participation in EBC Eduardo...
November 5, 2014
IEA EBC Technical Day
Helsinki, Finland - The IEA-EBC Research Programme Andreas Eckmanns Witty City: A Tekes Smart City Programme 2013-2017 Virpi Mikkonen RYM Oy: Innovation Ecosystem Platform Anssi Salonen ...
June 10, 2014
IEA EBC Technical Day
Rostock-Warnemuende, Germany - Energy Research in Germany and Global Perspectives Arne Höll Land Mecklenburg-West Pomerania Beatrix Romberg Energy in Buildings and Communities Andreas Eckmanns ...
June 13, 2013
IEA EBC Technical Day
Rome, Italy
November 14, 2012
IEA EBC Technical Day
Bern, Switzerland