40th AIVC & 8th TightVent conference 15-16 October 2019, Ghent. We are pleased to announce that the AIVC 2019 Conference “From Energy crisis to sustainable indoor climate – 40 years of AIVC” is now accepting abstracts…more
AIVC & SEAI Symposium, 27 & 28 March 2019, Dublin. “Quality ventilation is the key to achieving low energy healthy buildings”…more
Upcoming Webinar, 25 April 2019 (10:00-11:30 CET). “Ductwork airtightness measurements: protocols”…more
Energy Efficiency and Indoor Climate in Buildings is out. This monthly online newspaper contains relevant information on TightVent Europe, AIVC, venticool & IEA EBC annex 62 and EU relevant information. . Subscribe to get informed on a regular basis on the platforms’activities… more
Thursday 25 April 2019, 10:00-11:30 (CET) Various studies have shown that ductwork leakage has a major impact on energy use (i.e. increased fan energy use, heating & cooling losses etc.). However, in most European countries, it is not common to … Continue reading
The abstract submission deadline for the 40th AIVC – 8th TightVent – 6th venticool joint conference “From Energy crisis to sustainable indoor climate – 40 years of AIVC” to be held on October 15-16, 2019 in Ghent, Belgium, has been extended to 7 April, 2019.
The conference programme will include well‐prepared and structured sessions focused on the conference topics, invited speakers, long and short oral presentations arising from the call, as well as 90 seconds industry presentations.
Abstract submission is still open at: https://www.dna.gr/aivc2019/
For further information and updates visit us at: https://www.aivc2019conference.org
The February 2019 edition of the REHVA Journal has been
released, including a selection of articles presented at the 39th AIVC – 7th
TightVent & 5th venticool Conference, 2018 “Smart Ventilation for
buildings” held in Juan-Les-Pins, France on September 18-19, 2018.
Specific articles include:
- Are low-cost sensors good enough for IAQ controls? | Iain Walker, Woody Delp, Brett Singer (LBNL,
- Including air-exchange performance in building regulation | R.C.A. van Holsteijn (VHK Research,
Netherlands), H.J.J. Valk (Nieman Raadgevende Ingenieurs B.V. , Netherlands), J.
Laverge (Ghent University, Belgium), W.L.K. Li (VHK Research, Netherlands)
- IAQ in workplace in Belgium: alternatives to CO2 requirement |
Samuel Caillou (BBRI, Belgium), Jelle
Laverge (Ghent University, Belgium), Peter Wouters (INIVE EEIG, Belgium)
- Key findings on ventilative cooling | Peter Holzer, Philipp Stern Institute of Building Research &
To download and read the full journal please visit: https://www.rehva.eu/publications-and-resources/rehva-journal/2019/012019.html
Stay tuned for the next issue of the REHVA journal with
more highlights from the AIVC 2018 Conference!
TightVent Europe is pleased to announce the eleventh anniversary of the International BUILDAIR Symposium “Airtight Buildings, Thermography and Ventilation Systems in Practice” to be held on May 24-25, 2019 in Hannover Germany. The event is intended for thermography teams, planners, … Continue reading
The symposium “Activities of IEA TCP on Energy in Buildings and Communities (EBC TCP)” will take place on the 11th of June 2019 in Brussels, Belgium from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. During this event activities of various Technical Collaboration Programmes (TCP) … Continue reading
Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) together with the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) are organising a symposium entitled “ Quality ventilation is the key to achieving low energy healthy buildings ” to be held on 27-28 March 2019 in Dublin, … Continue reading
The January 2019 issue of the “Energy Efficiency and Indoor Climate in Buildings” newsletter has just been released. This monthly online newspaper contains relevant information on the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC), the building and ductwork airtightness platform (TightVent Europe), the international platform on ventilative cooling (venticool), Indoor Environmental Quality – Global Alliance (https://ieq-ga.net/), the Dynastee platform & EU relevant information.
The paper is available at the first of every month at: http://news.inive.org/
We would like to encourage you to subscribe to get informed on a regular basis on our platforms’ activities.
The 40th AIVC Conference “From Energy crisis to sustainable indoor climate – 40 years of AIVC” will be held during the 15th & 16th of October, 2019 at ‘Het Pand’, the congress centre of Ghent University in Ghent, Belgium. It will be a joint event combined with the 8th TightVent and the 6th venticool conferences. The conference programme will include well‐prepared and structured sessions focused on the conference topics, invited speakers, long and short oral presentations arising from the call, as well as 90 seconds industry presentations.
Abstract submission is open at: https://www.dna.gr/aivc2019/ .
The deadline for the abstract submission is March 20, 2019.
For further information and updates visit us at https://www.aivc2019conference.org
The 15th issue of the TightVent newsletter is now available! Specific contents include:
- 15 -16 October 2019 – 40th AIVC & 8th TightVent conference in Ghent, Belgium
- Feedback from the 39th AIVC & 7th TightVent conference: Summary of the airtightness track
- First results of a new database on airtightness in Spain
- Impact of envelope leakages distribution on Demand Control Ventilation performance
- Product news from our partners
To download the newsletter please click here.
More than 200 participants attended the joint 39th AIVC – 7th TightVent – 5th venticool conference held in Juan-Les-Pins, France on September 18-19, 2018. The programme consisted of 3 parallel sessions with contributions from 27 countries and international organisations. Around … Continue reading