Presentations range from 30 min lunch time break-out sessions to more in-depth talks lasting 2 hours.

Passive House Standard - A new generation of sustainability

Learn more about the basics of Passive House and the importance of building sustainably for our future.

Passive House is a standard for energy efficiency in a building, which reduces the building's ecological footprint. It results in ultra-low energy buildings that require little energy for heating or cooling.

The three main driving forces we are promoting are health, sustainability and comfort. It is important to have these in mind when designing our homes or buildings.This educational session includes information about the impact of bad air quality, energy waste, air leakages and lack of comfort and we are presenting the main 5 principles of Passive House standard as a solution to the problems we face in a typical Australian building.