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Why Construction Materials Matter

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WWF Switzerland

Hohlstrasse 110

8010 Zurich

Switzerland

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The Canton Zurich is a major center of innovation in the fields of construction and building standards. The aim of this event is to bring major industry players together with start-ups, scientists, and representatives of civil society to discuss how innovation in the building sector can drive economic growth while contributing to achieving the UN sustainability goals.


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18:00 - 18:30 Arrival and Registration

18:30 - 18:40 Welcome by GreenBuzz and Representative from Office for Economy and Labour Canton of Zurich will open the event.

18:40 - 18:50 input by Alexander Eisenhauer, Head of Airium™, LafargeHolcim, presenting a new mineral insulation technology, with a focus on its recycling and life cycle benefits.

18:50 - 19:00 input by Dr. Holger Hendrichs, greenTEG AG. greenTEG is a Zurich-based startup that develops sophisticated measurement systems to analyse building physics, including the thermal performance of walls.

19:00 - 19:15 input by Dr. Petrissa Eckle, sus.lab, ETH - Scouting and evaluation of innovative and sustainable construction materials.

19.15 - 19.30 Input by Dr. Olivier Enger, Senior Innovation Manager, Technology Scouting and Incubation at BASF, presenting his topic “Towards materials and systems for sustainable construction”

19:30 - 21:30 Apéro and Buzzing


Join us for this informative thematic evening event as we address the UN SDG #9 - Sustainable Cities and Communities and #9 - Industry, Innovation, Infrastructure. There will be a short panel discussion with questions from the moderator and the audience, followed by an apero and a chance to network.


This event is free for GreenBuzz members. Not a member yet? Check out our memberships here.

“GreenBuzz events & activities help people meet. We also arrange further meetings and sessions for GreenBuzz members, partners and clients interested in learning more or initiating collaborations. Please get in touch to discuss further."



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