neZEH 2016 International conference has been organized in the framework of the International Tourism Trade Fair of Madrid – FITUR 2016 (20-22 January 2016), with the co-funding of the European Commission and the support of Instituto Tecnologico Hotelero (ITH) and FITUR, UNWTO partners in the organization of FITUR Green.
neZEH International Conference 2016 “ Nearly Zero Energy Hotels, The Potential for Change” was in charge of leading the opening of the FITUR Green exhibition, taking place in Madrid last 20 January 2016.
The conference, organised by the UNWTO in cooperation with NECSTouR under the framework of the neZEH project gathered around 90 participants representing mainly the private sector of the tourism industry.
NECSTouR actively participated along the different sessions!
- Region of Catalonia: Undertook the key note speech of the whole conference by introducing the initiative on energy efficiency and renewable energy of the Catalan Government and its transferability to the tourism sector
- Region of Vastra Gotaland: shared the experience of the “Vastra Gotaland Passive House Centrum” and the work with tourism related buildings they have initiated and they have foreseen.
- Permanent Secretariat: NECSTouR coordinator moderated the session 3 on Communication is Power with a high level panel composed by DG Grow, HOTREC, Vastra Gotaland Region and the Hotel Amalurra (ES) neZEH pilot hotel
Presentations and streaming available here!