“ENERGY in BUILDINGS (EinB)” is an annual International Conference that took place for the third consecutive year. It brings together professionals of all disciplines associated with the built environment including Engineers, Architects, Professors, Researchers, Building Owners, Property Managers and Investors. Information and videos from the previous conferences are posted on the Hellenic Chapter’s website ( The official language of the Conference is English.

The 2014 Conference comprised of 9 keynote speakers, 23 papers with oral presentations and 4 with poster, and 3 workshops with 19 instructors. All these in 4 parallel sessions that run from 8:00 until 21:00, @ the Athens Ledra Hotel. The event (EinB2014) timetable can be found at:

EinB2014 – Conference proceedings can be downloaded following the link below (file size 39.6 MB).

Looking forward to see you at the next one on October 2015

EinB2014 Conference Proceedings

Speakers & Workshops

ISES Workshop on BIM


The “New era for high performance buildings using BIM” is coming to Athens. Are you working with BIM? Are you interested to learn more about BIM? Then join us for this workshop that will present the final results of the EU Project “ISES - Intelligent Services for Energy-Efficient Design and Life Cycle Simulation”. Complete program details will soon be available. There is no registration fee but need to reserve your seat; space is limited. Please submit your name and affiliation at (include in the Subject: ISES Workshop).

Read the full announcement by downloading the PDF file here

Read the program of the ISES workshop here

Ventilation Standards


Ventilation Standards For Acceptable Indoor Air Quality, Psychrometric Analysis and Air Handling Units, Components & Characteristics.

Presented by:

Alkis Triantafyllopoulos

Mechanical Engineer

























William P. Bahnfleth

Ph.D., P.E., ASHRAE President 2013-2014

Opening speech 

William P. Bahnfleth

Ph.D., P.E., ASHRAE President 2013-2014, Department of Architectural Engineering Pennsylvania State University

High Performance Buildings

Georgios Christopoulos

Rear Admiral, General Inspector, Hellenic Navy

Introduction of the Hellenic Navy and the ASHRAE collaboration


Costas Balaras

Group Energy Conservation, Institute for Environmental Research & Sustainable Development, National Observatory of Athens

Calculated & Field Data of Energy Savings for Heating in Hellenic Dwellings

Anthimos Amanatidis

General Secretary, Technical Chamber of Greece-Section of Central Macedonia 

Energy Conservation & Buildings: Developments Overview in the Technical World 

Georgios N. Bamplenis

Captain (Eng) Hellenic Navy. 
Technical Inspector of Hellenic Navy General Staff

New Damage Control Methods for Assymetric Incidents



Dimitris Bikas

Dpt. of Civil Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Energy, Hygrothermal, Fire and Environmental Performances of Building Elements

Ioanna Deligkiozi

Center for Research and Technology, Greece

Self-cleaning coatings of doped TiO2 nanostructured powders for applications in construction industry

Argiro Dimoudi

Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace

Energy Performance of Open Air Swimming Pools in Greece


Konstantina Glampedaki

Architect, Glampedakis Laboratory Design Firm

Energy Consumption and Energy Saving Practices for Laboratory Design 


V.S.K.V. Harish

Research Scholar, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Development of an Energy Model of a Building's Conditioned Space Equipped with a Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning System

Evangelos V. Hristoforou

Professor, Metallurgy and Materials Technology. National Technical Technical University of Athens

New Materials and Applications for Renewable Energy Systems and Energy Storage

Matteo Janes

Key Account Manager, RHOSS SpA, Italy 

Energy Saving in the Modern Buildings Through the Application of Polyvalent Heat Pumps with Simultaneous and Opposite Loads 

Glikeria Kakali

Professor National Technical University of Athens
In: Chemistry and Technology of Aluminosilicate Materials

Reduced Density Geopolymers as Structural Elements in Energy Efficient Buildings

Konstantinos Karagiannis

Laing O’Rourke Centre for Systems Engineering & Innovation, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College, London, UK

Could your Building Catch a Virus? Measuring the Impact of Cyber Security Threats on Building Management Systems

Michaelis Karagiorgas

A&B Enterprise, Athens, Greece 

Energy Saving Verification for an ISO 50001 in the RAE Building

Dimitrios Koubogiannis

Assistant Professor, Department of Energy Technology Engineering, Technical Educational Institute of Athens

Embodied Energy in Electro-Mechanical Installations of Hellenic Dwellings

Nikolaos Kourakos

Bioresource Technology Unit, School of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

STEAM and Knowledge Diffusion Approaches


Raviprakash Kurkiya

Sustainable Engineer

Chiller System Performance Analysis by Data Envelopment

Konstantinos Laskos

Laboratory of Building Construction & Building Physics, Civil Engineering Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece 

The Energy Performance of Windows in Mediterranean Regions 

Georgios Mpalagiannis

Lieutenant Commander (ENG) Hellenic Navy 

The Human Factor and How it Influences the Use of Hardware 




Dora Neroutsou

Dipl. Architect Engineer, M.Sc. Environmental Design & Engineering

Lifecycle Costing of Low Energy Housing Refurbishment: A Case Study of a 7 Year Retrofit in Chester Road, London

Sandro Nizetic

Associate Professor, Dpt of Thermodynamics and Heat Engines, Faculty of Electrical, Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Split, Croatia

A Croatian Experience Regarding the Implementation of the Energy Efficiency Policy in the Public Buildings

Bjarne W. Olesen

Professor, Intl. Centre for Indoor Environment and Energy. Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark

Recent Developments for International Standards for Indoor Environmental Quality



Chrysanthi Panagiotopoulou

School of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering, NTUA, Athens, Greece

Inorganic Polymers: Novel Materials for the Development of High Performance and Low Embodied Energy Solutions for Energy Efficient Buildings

Aggeliki-Kyriaki Skaropoulou

Senior Researcher, School of Chemical Engineers, National Technical University of Athens

The Effect of Synthesis Parameters on the Structure and Properties of Aeroclays

Polytimi Sofotasiou

Postgraduate Researcher, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds

Thermal Performance Evaluation of Semi - Outdoor Sport Stadia - A Case Study of the Upcoming 2022 Fifa World Cup in Qatar



Branislav Todorovic

Professor at the University of Belgrade, Permanent Visiting professor, South-East University in Nanjing, China, Editor of Elsevier's Journal Energy & Buildings 

In Search for new Technologies for the Reduction of Heating and Air- Conditioning Energy Needs 

Marija Todorovic

Academy of Engineering Sciences of Serbia; School of Energy & Environment, Southeast University, China

Harmonized Rural and Urban Sustainable Development to Preserve Natural and Cultural Heritage via RES, Energy Efficiency and BPS

Aris Tsangrassoulis

Associate Professor, Department of Architecture, University of Thessaly

Lighting Energy Savings Due to the Use of a Sun Tracking Mirrored Lightself in Office Buildings



Konstantinos Tsoukalas

School of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering, Laboratory of Metallurgy National Technical University of Athens, Greece 

Evaluation of RES-H2 hybrid energy system limitations operated in an Office Building at Central Greece 

Theocharis Tsoutsos

Associate Professor at Technical University of Crete, Director of the Renewable and Systainable Energy Systems Laboratory.

Nearly Zero Energy Hotels - From European Policy to Real Life Examples: The neZEH Pilot Hotels

Elias Yfantis

Prof. Head of the Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Section, Hellenic Naval Academy

From Energy in Buildings to Energy in Ships