European Research and Innovation Days. Registration now open!


Registration is now open for our inaugural annual flagship event - European Research and Innovation Days on 24, 25 and 26 September 2019 and the draft progammes are online.  Taking place in the iconic venue KANAL-Centre...


Join a MOOC on building expertise on developing sustainable and resilient infrastructure


GIB and the EPFL have developed a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC): 'Building expertise on developing sustainable and resilient infrastructure' starting on the 17th June. The MOOC is open to everyone, and those who enroll at...


Paris Forum on NBS Presentations available online


The presentations of the Paris Forum on Nature-Based Solutions (NBS), that took place in Paris on April 4-5, 2019, are available on the ThinkNature platform at the following link:...


Questionnaire BIM for SMEs in renovation projects


BIM4EEB is a European project focused on the introduction of BIM for SMEs in renovation projects . The project has developed a questionnaire to identify the needs of the industry at international level and to collect the needs...


SMARTSPEND Press release #2 / Report #1


SMARTSPEND is a 3-year EU-funded project running until 30 November 2021, that aims to find new ways to coordinate and increase those investments. The SMARTSPEND project is supporting the execution of the Strategic Energy...


PENTAGON newsletter #2 available


PENTAGON project aims at paving the way for a new generation of eco-districts, leveraging on enhanced energy conversion systems and a high level integrated management platform simultaneously acting on different energy carriers...


Subscribe to GEOFIT newsletter!


The European Commission is financing the GEOFIT project, dealing with geothermal retrofitting of buildings. Core technologies are standard and non-standard drilling and excavation techniques, advanced hybrid heat pumps, use of...


EeB PPP Project Review 2019 now available!


This yearly publication presents the progress of a portfolio of 174 European research projects aiming at developing new technologies for energy efficient buildings. 110 projects have been co-funded within the EeB PPP under the...


Upcoming Events


AMANAC workshop, 3 July, Brussels (BE)

EC3 Industry Day, 10 July, Chania, Crete (GR)

Horizon Europe: New Parliament, new Commission, new agenda, 10 September, Brussels (BE)


Introduction to this 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.

We take the opportunity to wish you a nice summer break.


ECTP Secretariat


Mark your calendar


European Research and Innovation Days, 24-26 September, Brussels (BE)