Nov 062014

The Environment National Congress, Conama 2014, will take place in Madrid from 24th – 27th November. The Congress has been organised by the Conama Foundation, a non-profit organization, whose mission is to set sustainability as a clue for development.

The main topics that will be addressed during the Congress will be energy, efficiency, climate change, mobility and transport, urban renovation, construction, biodiversity, farm development, waste management, environmental quality, health, water, economy and society.

The different projects can be already consulted. Moreover, you can check the programme here. You can access the registration form here.

Jun 032014

Building Test Expo 2014 is an international free-to-attend exhibition and forum focusing on effective testing and certification of construction products in order to promote increased innovation, quality, safety and sustainability. 

A full spectrum of attendees of  construction products manufacturers will meet with leading testing laboratories, certification bodies and testing equipment manufacturers in order to:

– Gain a full understanding of the benefits of effective construction products testing and certification.

– Increase awareness of European regulations, standards and certifications.

– Take home invaluable knowledge of cutting-edge research, testing services and equipment to differentiate their products for a true competitive advantage.

This forum will take place in Brussels from 17-19 June. It will include the Construction Sector Network Conference, about the standardization processes of construction products sector.

This conference will be lead by the Chairmen of the main CEN Technical Committees  of the sector like, for instance CEN/TC 351, about Assessment of release of dangerous substances, CEN/TC 127, about Fire safety in buildings or CEN/TC 350, about Sustainability of construction works.

You can access the programme here and on-line register here.

May 272014

The 77th Euroconstruct Conferences will take place in Oslo, Norway, from 12th – 13th June. This Conference is part of biannual series of presentations on the medium-term outlook for construction in Europe. EUROCONSTRUCT is the main network for construction, finance and business forecasting in Europe. 

EUROCONSTRUCT was established in 1974 by a number of specialised research institutes and consulting organisations as a study group for construction analysis and forecasting. It has since expanded from the core group to include almost all Western European countries (the European Union and EFTA) and a number of Eastern European states (EU-Accession countries). At present, EUROCONSTRUCT has member institutes in 19 European countries.

This event addresses all those involved in construction activities: producers of building materials and equipment; construction companies; designers; architects; engineers; contractors; investors; financiers; insurers; and other related professions

You can consult the programme and register on-line here.

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