e-nova 2017

Pinkafeld, 23rd / 24th November 2017

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The Future of Buildings

Digital – Decentralised – Ecological

Placing the emphasis on a different topic every year, e-nova focuses on buildings and areas and considers sustainable technologies from an energy and environmental perspective. Conceived as an international scientific conference, e-nova is aimed at the scientific community as well as professionally oriented experts. Contributions from both groups in the field of applied research and development provide an overview of the state of scientific development as well as the possibilities and the status of professional and market-oriented implementation.


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Important dates

May 31st, 2017

Deadline for submission of abstracts

June 12th, 2017

Notification of paper acceptance

September 22nd, 2017

Deadline for full paper submission

Conference topics

  • Digitisation in building technology
  • Low tech building
  • Decentralised power supply units
  • Interconnection of decentralised key players and facilities
  • LCA concepts for buildings
  • Legal and normative developments

Contributions from the ACR network or with a focus on the the climate protection initiative “klimaaktiv” are more than welcome. Take the opportunity to present your research results / experiences at e-nova 2017 and discuss them with experts from Austria and abroad.


Scientific committee

Prof. (FH) DI Dr. Gernot Hanreich (Chairman)
University of Applied Sciences Burgenland, Department of Energy and Environmental Management, Austria

Prof. (FH) DI Ernst Blümel
University of Applied Sciences Burgenland, Department of Energy and Environmental Management, Austria

Mag.a Hildegund Figl
IBO – Austrian Institute for Health and Ecological Building, Austria

Prof. Ing. Karel Kabele, CSc.
President of REHVA (Federation of European HVAC Associations), Czech Republic

DI Dr. Helmuth Kreiner
Graz University of Technology, Institute of Technology and Testing of Construction Materials, Austria

DI Dr. Arne Ragoßnig
UTC Projekt- und Förderungsmanagement e.U., Austria

Mag. Dr. Susanne Schidler
FH Technikum Wien, Institut für Erneuerbare Energie, Austria

Univ. Prof. DI Dr. Wolfgang Streicher
University of Innsbruck – Institute of Structural Engineering and Material Sciences, Austria

Dr. Günter Wind
TB Wind, Ingenieurbüro für Physik, President of pansol, Austria

Ao.Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Franz Winter
Technische Universität Wien, Institut für Verfahrenstechnik, Umwelttechnik u. Techn. Biowissenschaften, Austria

Exhibitors / Supporters


Would you like to present your company to a specialist audience? Please contact the project office for detailed information.





Submission guidelines


  • Cover page with title of the talk, authors´ names and full address of contact person
  • Abstract (a minimum of 2,000 and a maximum of 4,000 characters) including
    • problem outline and state of the art
    • research approach and methodology
    • findings, practical experience, areas of application
  • Specification of presentation language (English or German)

Please use the template Initiates file downloade-nova2017_abstract.doc to submit your abstract. It can be downloaded from the conference website.

For abstract and paper submission please use our online conference administration system Conftool (Opens external link in new windowhttps://www.conftool.net/enova2017/) which is available on our conference website. You can submit your contributions after registration.

Selection of Presentations

All submitted abstracts will be reviewed by a committee. Criteria for selection are topicality and relevance regarding the conference topic, content and overall presentation.

The scientific program of lectures will be accompanied by a poster presentation, a company exhibition (five-minute presentations) and the publication of the conference proceedings as part of the series Science.Research.Pannonia (Leykam Verlag).

Each paper is allotted 20 minutes for the presentation and 5 minutes for a discussion with participants.

Conference fee

Regular Early Registration1)Reduced2)PresentersStudents

Two-day package3)

310,- 250,- 200,-160,-0,-

One day

200,- 160,- 140,-120,- 0,-

Evening reception /

accompanying person



1) Early registration: by September 22, 2017

2) Co-authors, members of alumni FH Burgenland and of ACR

3) The conference dinner is included in the two-day package (does not apply for students).


Robert Kranner

Fachhochschule Burgenland GmbH
Forschungs- und Studienzentrum Pinkafeld
Steinamangerstraße 21
A-7423 Pinkafeld, Österreich

Tel. +43 5 7705-4140

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