Passivhaus Affiliate

UK Passivhaus Conference 2015

Date: 20 October 2015 Time: All day
Location: Business Design Centre, 52 Upper St, London N1 0QH Cost: £220 +VAT for non-members, £180 +VAT for members. Book now for 10% early bird discount

The 2015 UK Passivhaus Conference, organised in partnership with the Passivhaus Trust and BRE, will offer an exciting and concentrated update of what has happened in the UK Passivhaus movement over the past year. Delegates will have a chance to learn about the development of large-scale UK housing projects and the challenges this provides. 

This one day exhibition and conference will host over 30 exhibitors, models and demonstrations; over 400 delegates, plus some special features such as exhibitor seminars and demonstrations, student competition entries and the 2015 Passivhaus Awards shortlisted project displays.


Proposed conference programme

For details on case studies and speakers please click here.


  'The Big One' - Delivery at scale

Session 1: 9.30 - 11. 00

Welcome from the Chair 

Large-scale projects and masterplanningin the UK 

Passivhaus planning for a whole city region

Passivhaus perspectives: Views from client, designer & contractor  

Coffee Break 11.00 – 11.30

Large scale Passivhaus case studies

Session 2: 11.30 – 13.00

3 Non-domestic projects

3 Residential projects

3 Retrofit projects


Lunch and networking 13.00 – 14.00


Good Practice Guidance – design do’s and don’t’s.

Session 3: 14.00 – 15.15

Large scale planning & design

Small scale planning & design

Technical details

Coffee Break 15.15 – 15.45

Good practice guidance – successful delivery.

Session 4: 15.45 – 17.00

Large scale detailed design & construction

Small scale detailed design & construction

Future performance

Final Panel: What is needed to take large scale Passivhaus forward in the UK?

Summary session: 17.15 – 17.45 

Passivhaus Student Competition – Award ceremony

Drinks & networking:18.00



This year, the exhibition area will be open to non-attendess of the conference in the afternoon. This is the first time that the UK's largest Passivhaus specific exhibition has been made accessible to the public. For an Exhibition Programme click here.

Tickets can be purchased online for £10+VAT.

What are the benefits of exhibiting?

  • Promote your activities to over 3,000 Passivhaus - specific contacts through the conference website, flyer, programme and Passivhaus Trust  newsletters
  • Showcase your company or product to over 400 Passivhaus experts and practitioners at the event itself
  • Invite potential clients and members of the public to visit your exhibition stand in the afternoon where you have a chance to demonstrate your product/service to even more people
  • Increase your credibility and prestige – by meeting the strict criteria for the exhibition.

Exhibiting packages are available from £1000 +VAT for PHT members. Click here for further information.



We are pleased to announce that tickets are now available for the 2015 UK Passivhaus Conference. 

Conference ticket includes: all refreshments and lunch, access to the only Passivhaus exhibition in the UK, delegate list and speakers presentations.

Tickets are priced at £220 +VAT for non-members, £180 +VAT for PHT members, £200 +VAT for partners organisations and limited £50 +VAT tickets for students (first come, first served).

Book now to receive 10% early bird discount! (Ends August 31st). For more information and to book, visit the Booking page.


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