25 May '15, 1pm
Concordia plans a net-zero symposium for August: Concordia University in Montreal is organizing a small expert… #fb
Concordia University in Montreal is organizing a small expert symposium of interest for 19-21 August 2015. The event is formally called CZEBS-iiSBE Net-Zero Built Environment 2015 Symposium and is organized by the Centre for Zero Energy Building Studies (CZEBS) at Concordia University. Speakers will be focusing on issues covering smart, net-zero and resilient Buildings and Communities. Topics will include: 1. Building integrated solar as an enabling technology for net-zero energy and resilience; 2. Energy efficiency technologies and their integration with renewables. 3. Design of net-zero resilient communities, including issues of energy, water and waste; 4. Optimizing building operation and smart buildings; 5. NZEB and low-energy building case studies; 6. Policies and incentive measures for net-zero energy communities; 7. Energy storage, smart buildings and grid interacti...