Call for abstracts for the 41st AIVC – ASHRAE IAQ joint Conference

The 41st AIVC & ASHRAE IAQ joint Conference “IAQ 2020: Indoor Environmental Quality Performance Approaches Transitioning from IAQ to IEQ” will be held from the 14th to the 16th of September 2020 in Athens, Greece together with the 9th TightVent and the 7th venticool conferences. Abstract submission is now open and due December 9, 2019.


Conference topics include: 



EBC News June 2019

The latest issue of the International Energy Agency's Energy in Buildings and Communities (IEA-EBC) Programme newsletter has been released. The June 2019 edition features articles on: Building Energy Futures for Belgium; A New EBC Strategy to Tackle a Growing Challenge; LowEx Communities - Optimised Performance of Energy Supply Systems with Exergy Principles; Energy Flexible Buildings; HVAC Energy Calculations in Building Codes; and New EBC International Projects.



AIVC 2019 Conference, 15 -16 October 2019, Ghent

Registration is still open for the 40th AIVC conference: “From Energy crisis to sustainable indoor climate – 40 years of AIVC" to be held on October 15-16, 2019 in Ghent, Belgium together with the 8th TightVent and the 6th venticool conferences.


More than 100 papers have been accepted for presentation at the conference.



venticool newsletter issue #14 – June 2019 now available

The fourteenth issue of the venticool newsletter (June, 2019) has just been released. Specific contents include:


IEA-EBC launches Annual Report 2018

The annual report of 2018 of the International Energy Agency’s Energy in Buildings and Communities (IEA-EBC) Programme has just been released. This report presents an overview of progress made by the EBC Programme, including summaries of new, ongoing and recently completed projects. More specifically, contents include:


23 May, 2019 - AIVC webinar on kitchen ventilation

AIVC organized the webinar “New Perspectives on Kitchen Ventilation” held on Thursday 23 May 2019 at 16:00-17:30 (CET). The  webinar discussed kitchen venting, including measurements of contaminants that are emitted from cooking, discussions of kitchen exhaust ventilation system performance and guidance on best practices for kitchen ventilation.


Presentations & Speakers included:


TightVent newsletter issue #16 – May 2019 now available

The 16th issue of the TightVent newsletter is now available! Specific contents include:


Ductwork Airtightness Webinar – Recordings & slides now available!

The recordings and the slides of our recent webinar: “Ductwork airtightness measurements: protocols” held on 25 April 2019 and organised in cooperation with TightVent Europe and the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre, are now available online here



AIVC 2018 Conference Proceedings now available!

The Proceedings of the 39th AIVC - 7th TightVent & 5th venticool Conference "Smart Ventilation for Buildings", held in Antibes Juan-Les-Pins, France on 18-19 September, 2018 are now available for download.

Please click HERE to access the event's papers, slides and Book of Proceedings.


Smart Ventilation for Buildings (Book of Proceedings)


The Proceedings of the 39th AIVC Conference "Smart Ventilation for Buildings", held in Antibes Juan-Les-Pins, France, on 18-19 September 2018.