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Conference Programme

10:00-10:20  Introductions & welcome speeches
10:20-10:30 The ZenH Balkan Project – An overview

Prof. Argiro DIMOUDI, Department of Environmental Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece

10:30-10:55 Cooling the Cities and Buildings New Developments

Prof. Matthaios Santamouris, Professor of High-Performance Architecture, University of New South Wales, Australia

10:55-11:15  Health and Sustainability for Future Design

Prof. Stefano Capolongo, Department of Architecture, Built Environment and Construction Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

11:15-11:35 Emerging solar-driven technologies for the built environment

Fabio Maria Montagnino, Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, The Cyprus Institute

11:35-11:55 Healing and therapeutical gardens at hospitals

Assoc. Prof. Julia (Nerantzia) Tzortzi, Department of Architecture, Built Environment and Construction Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

11:55-12:15  Towards nearly zero energy buildings through energy performance contracting: The case of a Greek hospital

Prof. Theocharis Tsoutsos, Maria Aryblia, Stavroula Tournaki, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Systems Laboratory, School of Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Crete, Greece.

12:15-12:35 Energy efficiency, Indoor Air Quality and Resilience: Main features for hospital buildings of the 21st century

Prof. Agis Papadopoulos, Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

12:35-12:55  Technologies and Systems for Intelligent Energy Management in Hospitals

Prof. Denia Kolokotsa, School of Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Crete, Greece.

12:55-13:10 Break for a “virtual” coffee together
13.10-14.20 ZenH Balkan Partners’ case studies and good practices
  • Benchmarking towards zero energy hospitals – a case study in Cyprus 

               Prof. Despina Serghides, The Cyprus Institute 

  • Models of Public-Private Partnership, as an opportunity for investment- modernization- innovation- energy saving; Case study: Construction and operation of a cogeneration plant in a public health institution – City General Hospital in Skopje

Dr  Sasha Maksimovski, Republic of North Macedonia

  • Good practice of energy efficient building of a private hospital in the Municipality of Karpos 

Ljupco Dimov and Dr Marina Filiposka, Republic of North Macedonia

  • Results from Renovation of Hospitals based on Energy Audits and the Implementation of Advanced Measures for RES Utilization and Energy Management in Bulgaria

Zdravko Georgiev, M.Sc. Eng, Executive Director of SOFENA, Bulgaria

14.20-15.40 ZenH Balkan outcome at partners’ countries

  • Arch. Stella Dimitriou, The Cyprus Institute 
  • Aleksandar Avrosievski, CeProSARD, Republic of North Macedonia
  • Eneida Mara, ALBAFOREST, Albania
  • Arch. Evelina Stoykova, Association Sofia Energy Centre, Bulgaria
  • Prof. Argiro Dimoudi, Department of Environmental Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
15.40-16.00 Conclusions