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The InnoRenew CoE International Conference 2020

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About the conference

The InnoRenew CoE International Conference 2020, “Integrating sustainability and health in buildings through renewable materials”, will provide a forum to explore renewable materials and their use for creating healthy, sustainable buildings during five thematic sessions:  

  • Digital solutions in renewable materials  
  • Enhancing renewable materials with modification 
  • Developments in renewable material composites 
  • Advancing human health in the built environment 
  • Design and engineering solutions for sustainable buildings 

The conference is an opportunity to share and discuss emerging science and innovations in renewable materials that can be used in the built environment to enhance human and environmental well-being. 


Important dates

October 15, 2019 Abstract submission deadline
February 28, 2020 Registration deadline
March 27, 2020 The InnoRenew CoE International Conference 2020

 


Call for abstracts

The InnoRenew CoE International Conference 2020 welcomes abstracts for presentation that relate to the integration of sustainability and health through renewable materials in all five thematic areas: 

  • Digital solutions in renewable materials  
  • Enhancing renewable materials with modification 
  • Developments in renewable material composites 
  • Advancing human health in the built environment 
  • Design and engineering solutions for sustainable buildings 

Abstracts will be accepted until 15 October 2019 and undergo peer review. Submit an abstract. 

Presenters may choose to have their abstract considered for full paper publication in a special edition of Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Built Environment (IPBE). IPBE is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that presents high-quality research at the nexus of sustainability, health, and the built environment.    


Registration

Conference registration, includes coffee breaks and lunch: 150 EUR
Conference dinner: 30 EUR

Register here and confirm that the registration has been paid by bank transfer (see below).

Deadline for registration is 28 February 2020. 


Payment

Payment must be made by bank transfer.

Name of the account holder: InnoRenew CoE
Address of the account holder: Livade 6, SI-6310 Izola, Slovenia
Name of the bank: NLB d.d.
Address of the bank: Trg republike 2, 1520 Ljubljana, Slovenia
SWIFT code: LJBASI2X
IBAN number: SI56029220262173147
Reference number: 1-2020

Please indicate participant name and “InnoRenew CoE International Conference 2020” in the remark field when transferring payment. Participant will receive an original copy of the receipt at the conference registration desk.


Venue

The conference will be held at the University of Primorksa in Koper, Slovenia.


Scientific committee

Michael Burnard, Andreja KutnarDavid DeVallanceMiklos KreszAnna Sandak, Jakub SandakIztok Šušteršič


Conference sponsors

If you are interested in sponsoring the InnoRenew CoE International Conference 2020, please send an email to conference@innorenew.eu. The InnoRenew CoE would like to thank our sponsors for their support and generosity.


Accommodations

Hotels in Koper

Garni Hotel Pristan; Ferrarska ulica 30; SI-6000 Koper

Hotel Koper; Pristaniška 3; SI-6000 Koper

Bio Hotel Koper; Vanganelska cesta 2; SI-6000 Koper

City Hotel Vodišek; Kolodvorska cesta 2; SI-6000 Koper


Travel

Airports:

Trieste Airport (TRS), about 45 minute drive from Koper.

Ljubljana Airport (LJU), about 1 hour 20 minute drive from Koper.

Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE), about 2 hour drive from Koper.

Treviso Airport (TSF), about 2 hour drive from Koper.

Zagreb Airport (ZAG), about 2 hour 30 minute drive from Koper.

Shuttle service:

The easiest way to get to Koper from any of the above airports is to take a shuttle service, for example GoOpti transportYou can make the reservation for transfer directly to your hotel. Prices can be particularly good if the shuttle is booked well in advance (1-2 months).

Bus or train:

If you choose not to use the shuttle service, you can travel by bus or train. If you fly to Ljubljana Airport, you can get a bus to Ljubljana and from there take a train or bus to Koper.

Public transportation options within Koper

Bus timetables

Train timetables (Slovenske železnice)


Conference organizers

           

The conference is organized by the InnoRenew CoE and the University of Primorska.


Contact information

Please send questions or comments to conference@innorenew.eu.