The 12th IEA Heat Pump Conference will be held from 15th to 18th May 2017, at the World Trade Centre in Rotterdam. The Conference will begin with a series of workshops on 15th May and a welcoming reception on the evening of 15th May. The era of renewables is inevitable, while energy conservation is a must. The main solutions and choices will not be made on economics only, but more on expectations of future energy systems. Infrastructures are becoming dependent on insecure suppliers and on electricity from renewable sources. As result, ecological concerns are becoming key drivers for policy makers and consumers alike, and their choices are The Conference will have invited speakers, speakers from the key stake holders in the market and the Annexes, as well as speakers in a call for papers, where researchers are encouraged to give their opinions and show their latest developments. There will be both oral and poster presentations.
Before and after the Conference there will be workshops on the Annexes (before) and special events. Sponsors will be offered special side events and rooms to have meetings.