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hybridGEOTABS WSED 2019 workshop

hybridGEOTABS will provide a Workshop at the European Energy Efficiency Conference 2019 on 28 February from 14:00 to 16:30, during the World Sustainable Energy Days 27 Feb - 1 Mar 2019 in Wels, Austria.


Register here to join our workshop
“Geothermal heat pumps and thermally activated buildings” 
on 28 February from 1400-1630

Geothermal heat pumps and thermally activated buildings : Organised in the context of the H2020 project hybridGEOTABS


The Workshop Agenda:

  • Introduction
    The heat pump market – responsibilities and challenges
    Wim Boydens, EHPA/Boydens Engineering, Belgium
  • Decentralised storage: impact on renewable share in grids and buildings
    Anke Uytterhoeven, KULeuven, Belgium
  • Model predictive control for “HybridGeotabs”
    Lukas Ferkl, Energoklastr, Czech Republic
  • Geothermal applications
    Hector Cano, Geoter, Spain
  • Heat pump design
    Gert Dewandeleer, Nathan, Belgium-The Netherlands
  • Designing a “HybridGeotabs” building
    Anne Caminade, Lemon Consult, Switzerland
  • Value propositions of “hybridGEOTABS” buildings
    Suleyman Dag, Uponor, Finland
  • Discussion: Challenges for market deployment and policy support 

Chair: Wim Boydens, Boydens Engineering, Belgium




Energy efficiency first is the motto of the next European Energy Efficiency Conference

Take a look at the programme:
Value for your time
In 2 days, the event offers delegates:

  • 5 dedicated conferences, including the Energy Efficiency Policy Conference, Industrial Energy Efficiency Conference and Smart E-Mobility Conference

  • technical visits to innovative energy efficiency projects

  • a major tradeshow on building efficiency and renewable energy with more than 100,000 visitors and 1,600 exhibiting companies

  • new business opportunities and valuable networking possibilities


WHAT is the European Energy Efficiency Conference?
The Clean Energy Package is changing Europe‘s energy markets. "Energy efficiency first" is at the core of Europe’s commitment to a clean energy transition. This requires strong policies, competitive businesses, technology innovation and investments. The European Energy Efficiency Conference addresses policies, innovation and business in specialised conferences and interactive events. It connects people from business, the public sector and research and empowers them to embrace the change.


WHO attends the event?
 Over 400 experts each year from more than 50 countries including:

  • A wide range of business actors engaged in the energy transition: technology and equipment companies, energy companies, service providers, planners, developers, financing sector etc.

  • the energy efficiency research community

  • representatives from public bodies (e.g. EU institutions, national, regional and local governments, energy agencies)


WHEN and WHERE does it take place?
27 Feb – 1 Mar 2019 in Wels, Austria. The region of Upper Austria is an ideal location for this conference: Through significant increases in energy efficiency and renewable energy, greenhouse gas emissions from buildings have been reduced by 43 % in 10 years. Over 60 % of all space heating and 31 % of the primary energy in Upper Austria already come from renewables.
Come take advantage of this comprehensive package wrapped in Austrian hospitality! The event is organised by the Energy Agency of Upper Austria, OÖ Energiesparverband
For more details and information on conference fees, visit the conference website
The conference office is at your disposal for further questions
T: +43-732-7720-14386,
We look forward to welcoming you to the European Energy Efficiency Conference 2019!