Transport Research Arena 2018. Newsletter n°4 now available


ECTP is one of the platforms supporting the Transport Research Arena 2018 organised on 16-19 April 2018 in Vienna, Austria. Digitisation, Automatisation and Decarbonisation are major trends that will drastically change the way...


The EeB PPP Project Review 2017 is now available!


The sixth edition of the EeB PPP Project Review has been published.This yearly publication presents the progress and results of 110 co-funded projects within the EeB PPP under the 7th Framework Programme (FP7) for 2010, 2011,...


EU Sustainable Energy Week: Policy Conference 2017


The European Sustainable Energy Week will be held in Brussels on 20, 21 and 22 June. Policy conferences will feature a diverse programme of sessions aiming at discussing and getting a clear idea of Europe’s energy saving...


Registration for the conference "Research & Innovation – Shaping our Future" is open until 26 May


The conference "Research & Innovation – Shaping our Future" will be a major event in the area of R&I which will bring together policymakers from EU institutions, nearly 500 stakeholders and interested actors to...


Results of the stakeholder consultation for H2020 Interim Evaluation


The European Commission (DG RTD) and the EESC organized on 28 April 2017 a joint event to present and discuss the results of the stakeholder’s consultation on the Horizon 2020 programme. The event was an occasion to compare these...


The promising growth prospects - The EU construction industry in 2015 and 2016


The EU construction industry returned to growth and it seems that this positive signal is not temporary. Increasing values of production in construction sector were already observed in 2015, but the next year was even better. The...


ISOBIO Workshop on skills & standards for bio-based construction products: report and presentations available


On 22 March 2017, ISOBIO organised in Brussels a stakeholders workshop about the importance of skills and standards for the take up of bio-based construction products. ISOBIO is a EU-project co-funded in the framework of the EeB...


Building Efficiency Accelerator launched it new website with resources for cities


The Building Efficiency Accelerator (BEA) is a public-private partnership which goal is to facilitate the implementation of building efficiency policies and program, by making them more clearly visible. The online platform...


Upcoming Events


Ceramics for Energy – CEn 2017, 7-9 June, Faenza (IT)

Smart Sustainable Cities 2017 – Viable Solutions, 14 June, Utrecht (NL)

ITS European Congress, 19-22 June, Strasbourg (FR)

EuroNanoForum 2017, 21-23 June, Valletta (MT)

Sustainable Places 2017, 28-30 June, Middlesbrough (UK)

The future of drones in design and construction, 3 July, Barcelona (ES)

Prohitech2017, 12-15 July, Lisbon (PT)


Introduction to this month’s issue


This newsletter contains a selection of information dedicated to Research & Innovation for the Construction & Built Environment sector. Access all the news published on ECTP website here.

You are kindly invited to contribute by sending us proposals of news or events to ECTP Secretariat.


Thank you!
ECTP Secretariat


Mark your calendar


VERAM Experts’ Workshop, 13 June, Brussels (BE)

International Conference on Engineering, Technology, and Innovation, 27-29 June, Madeira (PT)