Advanced Building Skins 2017
The aim of the Conference on Advanced Building Skins is to contribute to a multidisciplinary, integrated planning approach by architects, engineers, scientists, manufacturers and the building industry to reduce energy consumption of buildings. The annual international conference attracts 600 participants from over fifty countries. and will be held this year at the Congress Center Kursaal in Bern, Switzerland, 2-3 October 2017.
Roisin will present the paper outlining the scaling up of the proptype lightweight, low impact, cement-free geopolymer concrete panel fabrication from laboratory to factory, at a session titled ‘New forms of Concrete for Modern Building Envelopes’, to be chaired by Professor Ruth Morrow, a colleague from QUB.