SESBE International Workshop:
“Trends and opportunities in the construction sector”

22th November 2016, Madrid
A final workshop of the project ‘Smart Elements for Sustainable Building Envelopes’ (SESBE)
funded by the European Commission (contract number 608950) will be held in Madrid, Spain
on the 22nd of November, 2016. The workshop will present results from the SESBE project
but also highlight recent developments on the building sector, including other European
projects. The workshop is directed towards industry and stakeholders.


Please download the workshop program for further information.

For attending the workshop, please download and fill in the registration form and send it to:

Jose Vera no later than November 18th, 2016.


LCA workshop
27th March 2015, Stockholm
The goal, framework and characterization models for LCA were discussed. The target is to
unify efforts concerning sharing of deliverables and development of databases. The main hurdle
identified was the lack of updated information given the early stage of technological development
of some of the materials and components.


3rd International Symposium on Ultra-High
Performance Fibre-Reinforced Concrete (UHPFRC)

2-4 October 2017,Montpellier, France
 (Preliminary Invitation)


14th International Conference on the
Durability of Building Materials and Components

29-31 May 2017, Ghent, Belgium


12th International Conference
"Modern Building Materials, Structures and Techniques"

26-27 May, Vilnius, Lithuania


Ecobuild 2016

8-10 March 2016, London, England


World Sustainable Energy Days 2016

24-26 February 2016, Wels, Austria
Within WSED 2016, the Smart Façade Materials Conference is an event promoted by
AMANAC that aims to disseminate results from cluster projects, with parallel workshops
covering the different thematic areas. SESBE will be represented by Nelson Silva (CBI)
with an oral presentation entitled ”Foam concrete-aerogel composite insulation”.


2nd International Conference on
Innovative Materials, Structures and Technologies

September 30th - October 2nd, 2015,  Riga, Latvia
Urs Mueller (CBI) will represent SESBE with the paper “Synthesis and
characterization of reactive powder concrete for its application on thermal insulation panels”.

Concrete 2015: Construction Innovation: research into practice
30th August - 2nd September, Melbourne, Australia
Nelson Silva (CBI) will represent SESBE with the paper “Foam concrete-aerogel
coposite for thermal insulation in lightweight sandwich facade elements
International Conference on Textile Reinforced Concrete 3rd ICTRC
7-10th June, 2015, Aachen, Germany
The SESBE project was represented by Natalie Williams Portal (CBI) with the
paper “Implementation of experimental data in textile reinforced concrete models.


VII International Congress on Architectural Envelopes
27-29th May, 2015, San Sebastian, Spain
Urs Mueller from CBI presented two papers on the AMANAC session of the conference concerning
development of a reactive powder concrete and design consideration for thin sandwich elements

CBI Information Day

12th March, 2015, Stockholm, Sweden

14th International Conference Fire and Materials 2015

2nd-4th Ferbuary, 2015, San Fransisco, USA
The SESBE project was represented by Michael Försth (SP) with the paper
“Low emissivity surfaces for improved fire performance”



SESBE Kick-Off Meeting 2013
19-20th September 2013, Borås, Sweden


2nd Assembly Meeting 2014
27-28th January 2014, Warsaw







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