CLIMA 2016 - 12th REHVA World Congress

22. - 25. Mai 2016
Aalborg Kongres & Kultur Center
Aalborg, DK

The scope of the congress is to offer researchers, industry, building owners, end users, consultants, engineers, architects, policy-makers, etc. a platform for the exchange of scientific knowledge and experiences on innovative technical solutions and on practical applications and technical solutions.


Congress Organisation Committee

  • Jørn Simonsen, JSI-Consult (Chair)
  • Jørn Schultz, Orbicon A/S
  • Michael Mast, Danvak
  • Per Heiselberg, Aalborg University
  • Rasmus Lund Jensen, Aalborg University
  • Bjarne W. Olesen, Technical University of Denmark (ASHRAE Liason)
  • Geo Clausen, Technical University of Denmark (IDA Liason)

Content Description

Congress topics

Building and HVAC system design

  • Design of energy efficient heating, cooling and ventilation of buildings
  • Near zero, zero and plus energy buildings
  • Integrated building design
  • Building certification schemes
  • Energy and economic sustainability of high performing buildings
  • Implementation of directive on energy performance of buildings
  • Energy-efficient retrofit of existing buildings (intervention, energy
    and indoor environment management)
  • LCA - embodied energy vs. operation energy in buildings
  • Human centred design solutions
  • Man - HVAC - building interaction

Sustainable energy for buildings

  • Sustainable energy systems
  • Renewable and high-efficient energy sources
  • Building integrated RES (Renewable Energy Sources)
  • Solar energy utilization
  • Building energy storage
  • From sustainable buildings to sustainable cities

Efficient HVAC systems

  • Advanced heating, cooling, ventilation and air-conditioning systems
    for buildings
  • HVAC design, equipment & technology
  • HVAC best practise examples
  • Energy-efficient domestic hot water supply systems

Smart building operation and management

  • Building energy performance - simulated and real performance
  • Performance of energy efficient heating, cooling and ventilation
    of buildings
  • Commissioning and facility management
  • Compliance to regulations and requirements
  • Commissioning, control and monitoring
  • Fault detection and diagnostics
  • Energy management, control and optimization of smart buildings
    in smart cities
  • Flexible energy demand management and response
  • Indoor environment, health and productivity
  • Occupant behaviour and energy needs in buildings


Participant Information

Registration on the congress website

Contact Address


Aalborg University
Department of Civil Engineering
Sofiendalsvej 11
DK-9200 Aalborg SV

Phone: +45 9940 7230


VisitAalborg Production A/S
Kjellerups Torv 5, level 13
DK-9000 Aalborg

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