Stakeholder Meeting "NZEB: The vision for 2020"

  Date:   02 March 2012
  Venue:   A-4600 Wels, Upper Austria/Austria
  Conference fee:

   80 Euro (40 Euro for students)
   (plus 10% VAT)

  Conference languages:   English, German
  Organisation and conference office:    O.O. Energiesparverband
   Landstraße 45, 4020 Linz, Austria
   Tel. +43/732/7720-14386
   Fax +43/732/7720-14383
   office [AT] esv.or [DOT] at  
  The CA-EPBD Stakeholder Meeting will focus on the discussion of the national definitions of NZEBs and on the practical
  implementation oft he cost-optimal regulation.
  More details about the Concerted Action: www.epbd-ca.org

PROGRAMME


Friday, 02 March 2012

08.30 Welcome

09.00 Applying the definition of "Nearly-Zero Energy Buildings" at national level

  • Opening remarks
    - Christiane Egger, O.Ö. Energiesparverband, Austria
    - Robert Nuij, European Commission, DG Energy

  • Keynote: Variations in national approaches to NZEBs – status and implications for EPBD implementation
    - Hans Erhorn, Core Theme Leader NZEBs – Concerted Action EPBD

  • Country reports
    Ministerial representatives from two EU countries on the application of the definition of NZEBs in the national contexts:
    - Roger Hitchin, Advisor Department of Communities and Local Government, UK
    - Sara Kunkel, Federal Institute for Research on Building, Urban Affairs and Spatial Development (BBSR), Germany

  • Forum
    - Stakeholder statements
    - Questions & answers

11.15 Practical implementation of the cost-optimal regulation for establishing national minimum requirements

  • Keynote: Practical implementation of the EC cost-optimal regulation
    - Kirsten Engelund Thomsen, Core Theme Leader – Concerted Action EPBD

  • Country reports
    Ministerial representatives from two EU countries on the application of the cost-optimal regulation in the national contexts:
    - Bart Poel, Advisor Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, NL
    - Marjana Sijanec Zavrl, Building and Civil Engineering Institute (ZRMK), Ministry of Economy, Slovenia

  • Forum
    - Stakeholder response
    - Questions & answers

  • Concluding remarks
    - Eduardo B. Maldonado, on behalf of ADENE, the Portuguese Energy Agency, Co-ordinator of the Concerted Action EPBD
    - Gordon Sutherland, European Commission, EACI

13.00 Lunch break



Co-hosts from the Organisers:

  • Gordon Sutherland, European Commission, EACI
  • Robert Nuij, European Commission, DG Energy
  • Eduardo B. Maldonado, Co-ordinator of the Concerted Action EPBD

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