BIPV as Architectural Tool

15. June 2018
TU Wien, Getreidemarkt 9, 1060 Wien, AT

Within the international meeting of the IEA PVPS Task 15 "Enabling Framework for the Acceleration of Building integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV)", a workshop on "BIPV as Architectural Tool" is organized providing the opportunity to meet local PV-Architects and BIPV stakeholders.


Austrian project consortium of IEA PVPS Task 15 contribution:

  • UAS Technikum Vienna
  • OFI
  • AIT
  • UAS Upper Austria
  • Joanneum Research Forschungsgesellschaft mbH
  • Ertex Solartechnik GmbH

In cooperation with the Austrian Photovoltaics Technology Platform (TPPV), as well as the project consortia DEM4BIPV and smart(D)ER.


  • 09:00 Arrival and Coffee - Welcome and Opening
  • 09:15 - 11:15 International lectures

    • BIPV as Architectural Design-Element; Karl Viridén, Viridén + Partner AG, CH
    • Combining colour and efficient power generation in BIPV modules; Helen Rose Wilson, Fraunhofer ISE, D;
    • Diversity of (BI)PV Products; Francesco Frontini / Pierluigi Bonomo, SUPSI, CH; Menno van den Donker / Roland Valckenborg, SEAC, NL
    • Thin film Technology in BIPV; N.N, Hanergy, China - requested
    • BIPV in South Korea; Jun Tae Kim, Kongju National University, S-Korea
  • Coffe break

  • 11:30 – 12:30 Reports from national and international R & D projects and activities

    • PV@Facade, Gabriele Eder, OFI, A
    • Construct-PV, Francesco Frontini, SUPSI, CH
    • IEA SHC Task 41 & Task 51, Daiva Walangitang, AIT
    • The Austrian “BIPV Innovation Award” , Hubert Fechner, FT-TW
  • Lunch

  • 13:30 - 15:00 Workshop: integrale Ausbildung von Studenten und BIPV-Spezialisten/BIPV-Planern Organized and led by the project consortia DEM4BIPV and smart (D)ER

  • 15:15 - 16:15 Guided tour: BIPV System des Chemiehochhauses der TU Wien, Schöberl & Pöll GmbH, A


Target Audience

Experts coming from the PV and BIPV area and related stakeholders such as:

  • R&D experts
  • Architects
  • Planners
  • Administration
  • etc.

Participant Information

For binding registration by June 8th, 2018 please contact Gabriele Eder.

The participation for members of the TPPV and the IEA PVPS TASK15 is free, otherwise 100 Euro / person.

Location: TU Wien, Getreidemarkt 9, Chemiehochhaus 10. Stock, Raum BA 10A, 1060 Wien

Contact Address

FH Technikum Wien
Peter Illich
Giefinggasse 6
A-1210 Wien