Conference on renewable materials and their use in sustainable buildings

Join the conference for a chance to network, share your research and hear from keynote speaker, Pablo van der Lugt, on the biobased future of construction. Submit your abstract by 10 May!

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The International Conference InnoRenew CoE 2024 (IRIC2024) and the University of Primorska invite you to submit abstracts and actively participate at the conference, which will be held for the sixth consecutive year.

The event will take place at the InnoRenew CoE building in Izola from 11 to 12 September 2024.

IRIC2024 provides an opportunity to share and discuss emerging science and innovations in renewable materials that can be used in the built environment to enhance human and environmental well-being.

This year’s thematic sections are related to fire safety in wooden buildings, sustainability and energy efficiency of buildings, buildings skin, design for human well-being, innovative IT solutions for building excellence, advanced manufacturing for the future of built environment, and New European Bauhaus for advancing the built environment.

The IRIC2024 keynote speaker is Pablo van der Lugt, a worldwide expert of circular economy and renewable materials, and a passionate advocate of high performance bio-based materials. In his vision these materials offer tremendous opportunities for transition towards a more sustainable society. He will address participants with a talk about the biobased future and the path towards the next building revolution.

Submit your abstract by 10 May 2024!

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