Healthy Buildings 2017 Europe took place 2-5 July at Lublin University of Technology (LUT). The conference President was Prof. Marzenna Dudzinska, the Head of Indoor and Outdoor Air Quality Department at Environmental Engineering Faculty. The conference was held under the patronage of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Marshal of the Lublin Province and the President of Lublin City and its Partners including the Voivodeship Fund of Environmental Protection and Water Management and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
The 320 oral and poster presentations addressed many issues related to guidelines and policies in different countries; nZEB and smart buildings; the influence of indoor air on human health and work performance; indoor air pollutants and exposure assessment as well as new materials and solutions in the building industry and corresponding new challenges. The proceedings will soon be available online for ISIAQ members.
HB2017 Europe participants wholeheartedly agreed that the conference was a remarkable success, both scientifically and socially. Attendees were impressed by the professional organization of the conference, in particular the support of the 15 volunteer students of the Environmental Engineering Faculty, who also took advantage of the opportunity to meet with top scientists from their fields of study.
We hope you have also enjoyed HB2017 Europe, along with the LUT campus and the city of Lublin. You can reminisce about a great time spent at LUT by browsing through photos and watching videos found at this link: http://hb2017-europe.org/?page_id=455.
HB2017 EUROPE IN NUMBERS
344 Participants from 38 countries including Japan (52 participants), USA (33 participants) and China (17 participants)
33 Parallel sessions + 2 poster viewing sessions + 11 workshops + 7 keynotes
3 ISIAQ Student Travel Awardees