SBE19 | Sustainable Built Environment Conference – Call for Abstracts

The 2019 Sustainable Built Environment Conference in Cardiff will take place on the 24th and 25th September 2019, hosted by Cardiff University and Cynnal Cymru – Sustain Wales.

The aim of this event is to bring together built environment professionals, policy experts and government officials to focus on the transition of low carbon and energy performance policies into sustainable practice within the built environment. The conference topics will allow delegates to increase their knowledge and skills related to climate change policies and actions, building design, renovation and retrofit issues and the performance of buildings and materials.

The conference themes are:

  • Climate change and the built environment
  • Resource efficiency at urban and building scale
  • Innovation in materials, products and systems
  • Zero carbon buildings
  • Building energy retrofits
  • Methods, tools and certification
  • Costs and benefits
  • Training and education
  • Policies, regulations and standards

Abstracts of 300 words in English are invited for the conference themes provided on the website The abstract should be submitted by email, using the template provided on the website. Abstracts should include the research aim and methodology, scientific innovation and relevance, preliminary results and conclusions. 

Abstracts need to be submitted by Wednesday 2nd January 2018.

For any enquiries regarding abstracts or the scientific committee please email  

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