REHVA ANNUAL CONFERENCE - programme, April 19 – 20, 2012


REHVA ANNUAL CONFERENCE - programme
April 19 – 20, 2012

HVAC Technology in Energy Retrofitting


Venue: Hotel Timisoara
           Str Marasesti nr 1-3, 300086 Timisoara, Romania.
All the meeting will be held in the Hotel Timisoara except the “21st INSTALLATION CONFERENCE” by AIIR which will be held in "Politehnica" University of Timisoara, Rectorship, Pta Victoriei No. 2, 300006 Timisoara


THURSDAY 19 APRIL

 

08.30 – 10.30

 

Technical session 1:

EU policy and regulations for building retrofitting

Chairs:
Zoltan Magyar (Hungary)
Liviu Dumitrescu (Romania)

 

Opening of the conference

 

Europe refurbishes - EU policies on energy efficiency for buildings
Clemens Haury, the European Commission, DG Energy

 

Implementing EU policy and regulation in the Romanian policy and regulation for building retrofitting
Liviu Dumitrescu AIIR, Eugen Curteanu MDRT, Romania

 

German policy/rules for cost efficient retrofitting
Michael Schmidt, University of Stuttgart, Germany

 

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break

 

 

11.00 – 12.30

 

Technical session 2:

Energy use of buildings and systems

Chairs:
Jarek Kurnitski (Estonia)
Olga Bancea (Romania)

 

Energy use of buildings - Measured energy use in buildings and its break down
Hirosi Yoshino, International Energy Agency, Annex 53, Sendai, Japan

 

Toward the definition of reference buildings: results of IEE – Tabula project on European building stocks
Stefano P. Corgnati, TEBE Research Group, Italy

 

Energy use of existing air-conditioning systems
Ian Knight, coordinator of IEE – iSERV project, UK

 

 

 

 

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch

 

 

13.30 – 15.00

 

Technical session 3:

Energy efficient HVAC systems for retrofitting

Chairs:
Stefano P. Corgnati (Italy)
Florea Chiriac (Romania)

 

French policy and regulations for retrofitting
Francis Allard, University of La Rochelle, France

 

Air tightness of building envelope and ventilation systems
Rémi Carrié, TightVent project, France

 

Low and nearly zero energy buildings
Jarek Kurnitski, SITRA, Estonia

 

 

 

 

 

 

15.00 – 15.30 Coffee break

 

 

15.30 – 17.30

 

Technical plenary session 4:

Energy efficient equipment for retrofitting

Chairs:
Ioan Silviu Dobosi (Romania)
Iolanda Colda (Romania)

 

Energy efficient HVAC retrofits for improving the indoor environmental quality
Bjarne W. Olesen, Technical University of Denmark

 

HVAC Technology in Energy Retrofitting
Ansgar Thiemann, Daikin Europe

 

Heat Pump Systems in retrofitting
Robert Gavriliuc, UTCB, Florea Chiriac, AGFR, Romania

 

The trends, technologies, and standards for retrofitting in China
Xu Zhang, Tongi University Shanghai and CCHVAC, China

 

19.00 – 23.00 Conference buffet dinner
Recas – Wine tasting

 

FRIDAY 20 APRIL

 

08.30 – 10.00

 

Technical session 5:

Inspections for better energy efficiency

Chairs:
Bjarne W. Olesen (Denmark)
Silviana Brata (Romania)

 

Heating system efficiency and inspections
Karel Kabele, CTU Prague, Czech Republic

 

Inspection of the Heating and Air Conditioning Systems in Romania
Octavia Cocora, UTCB, Iolanda Colda, UTCB, Romania

 

Energy efficiency by continuous commissioning and balancing
Zoltan Magyar, University of Pecs, Hungary

 

Building labelling and sustainability in retrofitting
Maija Virta, Finnish Green Building Council, Finland

 

 

 

10.00 – 10.30 Coffee break

 

 

10.30 – 12.00

 

Technical session 6:

Successful cases of energy retrofitting

Chairs:
Karel Kabele (Czech Republic)
Robert Gavriliuc (Romania)

 

Benefits of display energy certificates in UK
Donald Leeper, CIBSE, UK

 

Financing of retrofit – cost efficiency of retrofitting
Frank Hovorka, Caisse des Dépôts, France

 

Successful retrofitting of dwellings - energy efficient and environmentally friendly
Dusan Petras, SSTP, Slovakia

 

Aspects of buildings rehabilitation in Romania
Ioan Silviu Dobosi, AIIR, Adrian Retezan, AIIR, Romania

 

12.00 – 12.30

Student competition awards

 

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch

 

 

13.30 – 15.00

 

Workshops

 

iSERV – a bench marking database for energy use of air-conditioning
organised by TRC REHVA
Ian Knight and Alex Vanden Borre

 

Energy efficiency with certified products
Organized by EUROVENT CERTIFICATION
Sandrine Marinhas and Sylvain Courtney

 

Energy efficient pumping
Organized by WILO – Mihai Stroescu

 

Heat pump technology for low energy buildings and retrofitting
Organized by DAIKIN and TOSHIBA
Bart Van Reeth and Cristian Iordan

 

 

15.00 – 15.30 Coffee break

 

 

15.30 – 17.00

 

Workshops

 

Energy efficiency in HVAC – a new Guidebook for building owners
Organized by TRC REHVA
Nejc Brelih and Olli Seppänen

 

REHVA Guidebooks for refurbishment
Organized by TRC REHVA
Marija Todorovic

 

Energy efficient heating
Organized by VIESSMANN – Corina Rosu

 

Technical and Financing integrated solutions for better energy efficiency in Romanian buildings stock
Organized by AIIR Banat Branch
Adrian Retezan and Ioan Silviu Dobosi

 

17.00 – 17.30

Closing session

Chairs:
Michael Schmidt (Germany)
Adrian Retezan (Romania)

 


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