2016 ECTP Conference. Presentations and photos available!


The 7th ECTP Conference took place on 17-18 November 2016 at Bozar in Brussels. More than 170 stakeholders from the whole construction value-chain and representatives of the European Commission shared their experience and...


Publication of REFINET Newsletter No.4


REFINET CSA has issued its fourth newsletter, with the following sections: REFINET progress REFINET communityCoordination with projects and networks News on R&I in transport infrastructures including contributions...


2016 EeB PPP Promising Technologies brochures - Now available online


The final versions of the 2016 EeB PPP Promising technologies brochures which are featuring innovations from a selection of EeB projects are available at http://e2b.ectp.org/resources/publications/.Valuable information can also...


Overview of EU projects on energy efficiency and renewable energy in the heating & cooling sector


The European Commission published late November 2016 the report ‘Overview of support activities and projects of the European Union on energy efficiency and renewable energy in the heating & cooling sector’.With contributions...


Commission proposes new rules for consumer centred clean energy transition


The European Commission today presents a package of measures to keep the European Union competitive as the clean energy transition is changing global energy markets.The Commission wants the EU to lead the clean energy transition,...


Get valuable insights into the developments of the European construction industry


The European Construction Sector Observatory helps the construction value chain to confront the economic and social challenges that impact the construction industry. It aims to inform European policymakers and industry...


Transport Scoreboard 2016: the EU at work to strengthen the internal market


The European Commission has published the 2016 edition of the "EU Transport Scoreboard", a benchmark which compares how Member States perform in 30 categories covering all aspects of transport.The objective of the...


Upcoming Events


Conference EUREKA 2016, 13 December, The Hague (NL)

Final workshop European Guide for the combined funding of large scale RDI initiatives, 14 December, Brussels (BE)

BAU2017, 16-21 January, Munich (DE)

Shift2Rail Info Day – Open Calls for Proposals 2017, 17 January, Brussels (BE)

Blockchain technology Workshop, 6-7 February 2017, Berlin (DE)

Energy for Sustainability International Conference, 8-10 February 2017, Funchal (PT)

European Research Conference: Buildings, 1 March 2017, Wels (AT)


Introduction to this month’s issue


We take the opportunity of the last ECTP newsletter issue of the year to wish you, a little in advance, a Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year!



With our best regards,
ECTP Secretariat.


Mark your calendar


WISDOM Final Event (Cardiff, 19 January 2017)