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InnoRenew CoE 1st International Conference Timber – A healthy future for sustainable buildings


About the Conference

The 1st InnoRenew CoE International Conference “Timber – A healthy future for sustainable buildings” aims to provide a forum for discussion and presentation of the latest developments merging health, sustainability, and timber in the built environment. The main objective is to share scientific development and applications wood use in structures that enhance human and environmental well-being. Sessions at the conference will include:

  • Design solutions for health, safety, and well-being
  • Ambient Assisted Living
  • Mental health in buildings
  • Material design for human well-being
  • Regenerative sustainability and timber buildings

Conference Sponsors

The InnoRenew CoE would like to thank our sponsors for their support and generosity.

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

  AlfaNatura
  Marles

Bronze Sponsor

   MSora
  CBD
  Riko Hiše

 


Conference Agenda

The preliminary agenda for the conference is:

Time Session Info
09:00 – 09:15 Opening – Andreja Kutnar, Director of the Innorenew CoE
09:15 – 10:00 Keynote – Ed Suttie, BRE, United Kingdom
10:00 – 11:00 Design solutions for health, safety, & well-being
  • Veronika Kotradyová, Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
  • Nastja Podrekar, InnoRenew CoE and University of Primorska, Slovenia
  • Sabina Jordan, ZAG, Slovenia
11:00 – 11:30 Networking break
11:30 – 12:30 Ambient Assisted Living
  • Nejc Šarabon, University of Primorska, Slovenia
  • Nuno Garcia, University of Beira Interior, Portugal
  • Rafael Maestre, CETEM, Spain
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Mental health in the built environment
  • Dean Lipovac, InnoRenew CoE, Slovenia
  • Agnieszka Landowska, Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland
  • Anna Sandak, InnoRenew CoE and University of Primorska, Slovenia
15:00 – 16:00 Renewable materials and human well-being
  • Karl Dobianer, Dobianer, Austria
  • Jure Pohleven, InnoRenew CoE, Slovenia
  • Tiina Vaina – Kaila, Aalto University, Finland
16:00 – 17:00 Regenerative sustainability and timber buildings
  • Martin Brown, Fairsnape, United Kingdom
  • Callum Hill, JHC Industrial, United Kingdom
  • Iztok Šušteršič, InnoRenew CoE and University of Primorska, Slovenia
17:00 – 17:30 Conference Closure – Mike Burnard, InnoRenew CoE
19:00 Conference Dinner

A complete agenda will be available soon. The conference will be conducted in English.

A conference flyer is available for distribution.


Registration

Register for the 1st InnoRenew CoE Conference: Please submit the registration form no later than 26th of February, 2019, and confirm that you have paid the registration by bank transfer (see below).


Registration fee

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

Payment must be done by bank transfer.

The deadline for registration is 26th of February, 2019.


Payment

Bank transfer details:
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: 1-2019.

Please indicate the participant’s name and »InnoRenew CoE 1st International Conference« in the remark field when transferring the payment. Participant will receive an original copy of the receipt at the conference (at registration desk).


Important dates

February 26, 2019          Registration deadline

March 7, 2019              The 1st International InnoRenew CoE Conference


Venue

The conference will be held at the University of Primorksa in Koper, Slovenia.
Venue: Tramontana Lecture Hall, Fakulteta za humanistične študije at the University of Primorska, Titov trg 5, 6000 Koper


Scientific Committee

Anna Sandak, David DeVallance, Iztok Šušteršič, Miklos Kresz, Michael Burnard, Andreja Kutnar


Contact information

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


Conference Organizers

           

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