The Call for Papers is closed – thank you for numerous submissions!
Become a speaker at the 27th International Passive House Conference 2024
Come to the beautiful city of Innsbruck on 5th and 6th April 2024 and share your project experiences, research findings, new tools, and inventions with a keen audience of passionate Passive House experts from all over the world! Join us in taking another step towards energy efficiency!
- Energy efficiency NOW!
- PH / EnerPHit for city districts
- Prefabrication for PH and EnerPHit projects
- Energy efficiency and renewables
- PH concepts under challenging climatic conditions
- Keeping cool: passive and active cooling solutions
- Highly energy-efficient non-residential buildings
- Tools and methods for implementation
- Heat pumps and split units for deep retrofits
- Highest energy efficiency for staged renovation projects
Guidelines for your abstract submission
Please prepare a Word document (Arial, 11pt., standard margins, in English or German) and write an abstract of max. 3,000 characters including spaces. During the submission process, you will be asked to copy and paste your text into a designated dialogue box. Subsequently, you may upload up to 3 photos and/or graphs in a separate upload field if you wish.
Please describe your project and pay particular attention to the following aspects:
o Did you face particular challenges (e.g.: Was it a historic building? Did you have to use interior insulation?)? Which strategies did you choose to overcome
o Which lessons have you learned from the project? What would you do differently if you could re-start the project?
o If available, please include feedback from the tenants / users
o If available, please provide the (expected) yearly running costs and the (expected) investment payback
o If applicable, please highlight the way you used new, innovative strategies compared with the business as usual for your particular building type in the
country where the project is located
o Please give as much detail as possible and avoid vague information as well as unanswered open questions to facilitate the selection process
Important information for applicants
The scientific Advisory Board for the 27th International Passive House Conference will evaluate your abstract.
If you are selected as a speaker, we ask you to contribute to the 27th International Passive House Conference by doing the following:
1) Giving a 20- to 25-minute presentation (followed by a short group Q&A at the end; using a PowerPoint slideshow is recommended)
2) Submitting a 2-/4-/6- page article for the digital conference proceedings (you decide which of these lengths but please no uneven page number!)
3) Attending the conference in Innsbruck, Austria
We are looking forward to welcoming you as a speaker in Innsbruck to share knowledge, have fruitful discussions and get the chance to visit successful Passive House and EnerPHit retrofit projects in Innsbruck and the surrounding area. All lecture sessions will also be recorded and will be made available on demand after the conference. To ensure that the conference runs as smoothly as possible, we kindly ask you to select one speaker (with max. one co-speaker) who will give the presentation on behalf of all authors (if applicable).
We are very much looking forward to your abstract submission(s)! Please make sure to follow the guidelines to increase your chances of being selected. You can expect to receive an email notification with the result from us in autumn 2023.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the call for papers, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line “Call for Papers 27intPHC”.
We look forward to creating an inspiring programme for the 27th International Passive House Conference in Innsbruck, Austria, with you!