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FLUIDGLASS M30 consortium will meet in Prague

prahaThe FLUIDGLASS team will meet again in Prague, Czech Republic for a personal Project Steering Committee meeting.

A two day meeting has been planned in order to discuss further FLUIDGLASS progress and plan the activities for the last 18 months of the project.

During this annual meeting a workshop dedicated to design and manufacturing of the container and demonstrator intends to be organized as well as a workshop on system integration.

 

FLUIDGLASS at World Sustainable Energy Days 2016

wsed2016FLUIDGLASS project will be presented at World Sustainable Energy Days which will be held in Wells on 24 – 26 February 2016.

The World Sustainable Energy Days, a large annual conference in this field in Europe, offer the combination of events on sustainable energy production and use, covering energy efficiency and renewable energy sources for buildings, industry and transport. Four conferences, which present the latest technology trends, outstanding examples and European strategies – and the “Energiesparmesse“, an important energy trade show, offer opportunities to establish new partnerships. The conference makes an important contribution to awareness-raising for green energy and energy efficiency. The 2015 conference attracted more than 750 participants from 64 countries.

FLUIDGLASS consortium will be represented by Martin Schröcker (GX), who will present a paper in one of the conferences. FLUIDGLASS consortium intends also to organize a joint booth with the InDeWaG within the fair.

More information on the event can be found here.

First FLUIDGLASS workshop took place in Munich

FluidGlassPosterA1As a part of training activities FLUIDGLASS workshop for energy managers, industrial stakeholders and researchers from the field of energy efficiency was organised on 3 November 2015.

The event took place in Oskar von Miller Forum, Munich, Germany and was organized as part of FLUIDGLASS mid-term meeting. The topics for the training were identified in line with the latest trends in the field of energy efficient buildings and FLUIDGLASS development.  The content of the training workshop was divided into two parts, while the first one was dedicated to the topic of role of modern façade and the second one to the demonstration of the FLUIDGLASS system principle and the first results. The following presentations have been made public so far:

FLUIDGLASS workshop

FluidGlassPosterA1First FLUIDGLASS workshop is under preparation and scheduled for 3rd November 2015. The workshop will be organized within FLUIDGLASS M24 meeting and will take place in the Oskar von Miller Forum in Munich, Germany.

First part of the workshop will be dedicated to the role of façade within the concept of the low-energy building, while the second part will be focused on the description of the FLUIDGLASS façade concept, The target group of this event will be compounded of the energy experts from the local companies and the students of the Technical University of Munich.

If you are interested in taking part in the training, please do not hesitate to contact us.

FLUIDGLASS M24 meeting will be organized in Munich, Germany

The FLUIDGLASS team will meet again in the beginning of November in Munich, Germany (3 – 4 November  2015).

A two day meeting has been planned in order to discuss further FLUIDGLASS progress as well as give the opportunity to the General Assembly members to meet and make some important decisions on further FLUIDGLASS activities.

During this annual meeting a workshop dedicated to design of the container and demonstrator will take place as well as a workshop on system integration.

As a part of FLUIDGLASS M24 meeting, training session for energy experts and students will be organized in order to give the audience the information on principle of the FLUIDGLASS system as well as first outputs of the testing performed within the project.

FLUIDGLASS project completed first period

We would like to inform you about the completion of FLUIDGLASS project’s first period through the submission of periodic report to European Commission..

Significant progress was made in all parts of the project including development of collector, development of the facade system, system simulation and integration as well as testing of first prototype. The consortium received a positive feedback and strong encouragement from both Project Officer.

FLUIDGLASS consortium met in Stuttgart, Germany

stuttgart

On the occassion of the M12 meeting, the FLUIDGLASS team met at the end of September in Stuttgart, Germany.

During this two day meeting, FLUIDGLASS work progress in individual WPs was discussed including discussions in specific workshops dedicated to development of facade element and operating strategy.

The meeting was concluded with the General Assembly meeting, where some important decision were made on the future FLUIDGLASS progress. During the GA meeting the financial reporting covering first 12 months of the project was presented.

During the meeting was also approved that next regular M18 meeting will be organized in Chambéry, France in the beginning of April 2015.

FLUIDGLASS at “Eurosun 2014” conference

EurosunConference will be organized on 16-19 September 2014, in Aix les bains, France.

Solar energy and solar buildings are fundamental pillars to achieving a transition to a renewable energy society. While Europe is 6 years from 2020 when the binding targets of the 3×20 will be evaluated, technologies under development today should be common place in this horizon. To bring light to the latest developments, the scientific and organizing committees warmly invite everybody to Aix les Bains, France to participate in EuroSun 2014, a European solar energy conference, organized jointly by ISES Europe and INES. Leading scientists, engineers, architects, and representatives from industry and business will be present to discuss the latest research results, technological developments and business opportunities in solar energy. EuroSun 2014 will be the place to discuss the achievement and the potential of solar energy, but also to show some innovative technologies. Of course, there will also be social events, where you will have the opportunity to network and discuss further economical, technological and scientific development of solar and building technologies, but also to meet old friends and make new contacts.

FLUIDGLASS project will be represented by the paper Control Strategies of Adaptive Glazing that will be presented by Volker Ritter from University of Liechtenstein.

For more information please visit http://www.eurosun2014.org/

FLUIDGLASS at “Zukunftsperspektiven im Fassadenbau 2014” conference

FLUIDGLASS project will be presented at Zukunftsperspektiven im Fassadenbau 2014 conference which will be held in Vienna on 13 June 2014.

Project coordinator Dr. Daniel Gstöhl will present a paper titled “DAS PROJEKT „FLUIDGLASS“ -SONNENSCHUTZ, HEIZUNG UND KÜHLUNG IM GLAS”

More information on the conference can be found here.

FLUIDGLASS semi-anual meeting in Feldkirch

fled_consOn the occassion of the M6 meeting, the FLUIDGLASS team met at the end of March in Feldkirch, Austria.

During this two day meeting, FLUIDGLASS work progress in individual WPs was discussed including discussions in specific workshops dedicated to simulations and modelling and development of facade element.

FLUIDGLASS General Assembly members also took part in the meeting. During the GA meeting the financial reporting covering first 6 months of the project was presented. Development of new business model was discussed as well.

During the meeting was also approved that next regular M12 meeting will be organized in Stuttgart, Germany in the second half of September.