This section gives information on workshops organised or supported by the AIVC

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Past Workshops

27
Mar
2019
Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) together with the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) organised a symposium entitled " Quality ventilation is the key to achieving low...
23
Mar
2018
Aiming to inform Australian researchers and engineers on recent developments in the field of ventilation technologies, the workshop gave international experts visiting Australia the opportunity to...
19
Mar
2018
The objective of this AIVC workshop was to discuss and identify ways to improve the quality of our homes with respect to airtightness and ventilation, as well as discussing the impact suboptimal...
14
Mar
2017
Indoor exposure to contaminants should be minimized to avoid adverse health and comfort effects. Experience shows that this qualitative statement is difficult to translate into measurable terms, such...
16
Mar
2015
Although ventilation and airtightness are covered in most countries by various regulations focussed on energy performance and/or indoor air quality, the effectiveness of these regulations is often...
18
Mar
2014
There is a trend to perform more ventilation and air infiltration measurements in buildings, either to strengthen commissioning procedures or to learn from field data. This trend is stronger in...
18
Apr
2013
Workshop Objectives: Bring to light newest developments on sealing techniques, durability, test methods and analyses, challenges and solutions in high‐rise buildings Foster...
19
Mar
2013
The current development in building energy efficiency towards nearly zero energy buildings represents a number of new challenges to design and construction of buildings. One of the major new...
18
Mar
2013
While it is generally accepted that a ventilation system in a building—whether natural, mechanical or hybrid—is needed to provide acceptable indoor air quality and prevent building...
28
Mar
2012
Adequate ventilation as well as good envelope and ductwork airtightness represent a specific challenge for new or renovated nearly zero-energy buildings. Alone, they can represent over 50% of a...
14
Jun
2010
It is expected that many countries will between 2015 and 2020 have regulations imposing requirements for new buildings which are near-zero energy targets. This has major consequences: Such...
31
Mar
2009
The main purpose of this workshop was to present and discuss the evolutions in the national regulations related to summer comfort and cooling: In terms of standards for achieving good...