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News | June 2022, Großbeeren/ Berlin

Innovationsnetzwerk Funktionsfassade – Priedemann's guest at the Facade-Lab Forum

Priedemann is part of the research network Innovationsnetzwerk Funktionsfassade, in which innovations concerning the building envelope are advanced together with the participating partners. Personal meetings and a regular exchange are particularly important for the preparation of new ideas and project applications. Against this background, on 02.06.2022, the second major meeting of the network took place at the Priedemann Facade Lab forum in Berlin. It was an exciting exchange with many new impulses.

Innovationsnetzwerk Funktionsfassade


Lecture | June 9 and 10, 2022, Wuppertal

3. Kongress Energiewendebauen

At the 3rd Congress Energiewendebauen, Paul-Rouven Denz, Head of Projects, will present the TABSOLAR III project together with Fraunhofer ISE as part of the Expo Forum Building Envelope. As part of this, the façade integration of the solar thermal collector made of Ultra High-Performance Concrete (UHPC) will be highlighted using a first demo façade in Kassel.

Image: www.energiewendebauen.de

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Lecture | 07 June 2022, Kuwait

ZAK World of Facades Middle East - Kuwait

We are pleased to be part of the ZAK event in Kuwait this year. Michael Pawelka will present his talk entitled “Digital Facade Design – The Change” on June 07. Be curious.

For more information, please visit the page:

facadeskuwait.com


Lecture | 23-24 May 2022, Chicago

CTBUH’s Steel-Timber Hybrid Buildings Conference

We are pleased to share that this 23 May, Lars will be speaking at the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat – CTBUH’s Steel-Timber Hybrid Buildings Conference in Chicago.
His presentation titled: “Hyper-Hybrid Skin: Multifunctional Hybrid Steel-Timber Unitized Façade System” will be in Session 4.

This event will be a seminal discussion on the current state-of-the-art and future steel-timber hybrid high-rise buildings. Please visit the organizer’s link below to the program for more details on the presentations at the two-day event.

Curious about this topic?

You can view all the speakers here:

CTBUH Program


News | May 2022, Kloster Banz, Bad Staffelstein

TABSOLAR III at 32. Symposium Solarthermie und Innovative Wärmesysteme

The conference took place from May 03rd to 05th, 2022 at Kloster Banz in Bad Staffelstein. We were present together with our partners from the TABSOLAR III research project: Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme (ISE), IngenieurGesellschaft für innovative Bautechnologie (GiB), TruPhysics, and CAS Software.

Natchai Suwannapruk from the R&D team of Priedemann presented our poster contribution about the current planning and implementation of a TABSOLAR III demo façade in Kassel.

Further information, as well as the program of the event, can be found on the conference homepage: www.solarthermie-symposium.de

The TABSOLAR project is also documented on the project homepage.

www.tabsolar.de


Lecture | 04 May 2022, Kloster Banz, Bad Staffelstein

32nd Solar Thermal and Innovative Heat Systems Symposium

We are delighted to be able to be part of it.
This year’s symposium will be held from 03 to 05 May 2022.
On 04 May, Natchai Suwannapruk will present a poster contribution to our TABSOLAR III research project.
Image © Screenshot www.solarthermie-symposium.de

For more info and the program, please click here:

Solar Thermal Symposium


Lecture | 28 – 29 April 2022, Berlin/ hybrid event

4th Innovative Glazing Global Summit

Mark your calendar for the 4th Innovative Glazing Global Summit that will take place on the 28th – 29th of April 2022 in Berlin, Germany. This two-day hybrid event will be filled with valuable insights on material science, façade engineering and much more.

Join Paul-Rouven Denz on the first day of the event to learn more about the Case Study: “Active Building Skin: Interdisciplinary Project and Product Development”. A conference not to be missed!

To get more information about the event and its speakers, please visit the official page:

4th Innovative Glazing Global Summit


Lecture | 27 April 2022, Moscow **POSTPONED**

ZAK World of Facades Russia

Every ZAK event is unique, and we can’t wait for the first ZAK World of Facades Event in Moscow! We invite you to join Thomas Eschenbach in his presentation at the Hyatt Regency, Petrovsky Park. See you all there!

For more information on the conference, log onto

ZAK World of Facades Russia


News | March 2022, Großbeeren/Berlin

Research Network "Innovationsnetzwerk Funktionsfassade"

We are a newly joined partner in the research network “Innovationsnetzwerk Funktionsfassade“ and will contribute to developing energy-efficient and resource-saving facade solutions. We are excited to work with our partners to bring innovative façade concepts to reality for a sustainable built environment.

Image © Screenshot funktionsfassade.org

For more information about the Innovation Network, click here:

funktionsfassade.org


Exhibition | 15 – 18 March 2022, Cannes, France

MIPIM 2022

MIPIM is just around the corner. Only a few weeks left, and the world’s leading real estate event brings together all the key players!

We will be in Cannes from 15 – 18 March 2022 and looking forward to meeting you at the German Pavilion, Booth R7.G38/02.

Check out the MIPIM website for more information

MIPIM-website


Lecture | 09 March 2022, Dubai

ZAK World of Facades Middle East

This year’s ZAK Middle East Conference will take place in Dubai. Join Micha Pawelka in his “Digital Façade Design – The Change” presentation and be curious about the conference with further exciting speakers. We are looking forward to meeting you there.

For more information on the conference and the complete lineup of speakers, visit

ZAK World of Facades Middle East


Lecture | 01 March 2022, Moscow

Building Skin Russia 2022

We are pleased to invite you to the Building Skin Russia Forum. On March 1 at 10:20 am, Thomas Eschenbach will present the unique project ICD Brookfield in Dubai. We are excited and look forward to seeing you there. The conference will be held in the Russian language.

For more information on the conference, please visit the program

Building Skin Russia 2022 - Program


News | December 2021, Großbeeren/ Berlin

2021 ZUMTOBEL Group Award for the Special Prize for Innovation: ADAPTEX

Congratulations to our collaborators and our entire team in ADAPTEX!
We are happy to receive an honourable mention at the “Special Prize for Innovation” with our R&D project ADAPTEX at this year’s ZUMTOBEL Group Award. Thank you, ZUMTOBEL Group and the Award Jury for recognizing our solution for an autarkic textile sun-shading!

And what a fantastic team to work with, filled with innovative and inspiring ideas: Weißensee Kunsthochschule Berlin, Fraunhofer Institut für Werkzeugmaschinen und Umformtechnik, Carl Stahl ARC GmbH, VERSEIDAG-INDUTEX GmbH, ITP GmbH, SGS Ingenieurdienstleistungen GmbH, i-Mesh.
Thank you for the great partnership and joined strive for innovation!

For more information, please visit:

2021 ZUMTOBEL Group Award for the Special Prize for Innovation: ADAPTEX


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Event | 26 November 2021, Großbeeren/ Berlin

Textile Potentials in Architecture, Networking workshop

The networking workshop “Textile Potentials in Architecture” brings together invited guests and stakeholders from research and industry to discuss how innovative textile technology can contribute to a more sustainable architecture and building culture. It will include 15-min presentations from experts in the fields of smart materials, textile design, facade technology and architecture, followed by a panel discussion.

The event is organized by Priedemann Facade-Lab and Weißensee School of Art and Design as part of the research project ADAPTEX, which is developing an adaptive textile sun shading system using smart materials. It is part of the smart³ consortium, funded by the German Ministry of Education and Research BMBF.

Please register at

Textile Potentials in Architecture, Networking workshop


Lecture | 19 November 2021, Berlin

4th Advanced Materials in Construction Summit

Alongside renowned experts in the field of façade and construction materials, Paul-Rouven Denz will discuss the design and development of novel Smart Textile Sun Shading concepts.

To get more information about the event and its speakers, please visit the official page:

4th Advanced Materials in Construction Summit


Lecture | 18 November 2021, New York

ZAK World of Facades North America

Learn how the Active Cavity Transition (ACT) Façade contributes to meeting NYC´s LL97 on carbon emissions limits and LL15 on bird-friendly building design. An innovative Façade Concept for Refurbishment and New Construction.

Do you want to be part of it? Please visit the page to register:

ZAK World of Facades North America


Lecture | 04 November 2021, Frankfurt

ZAK World of Facades Deutschland

We are also delighted to be part of the second Zak conference to be held in Germany. More information about the presentation will follow soon.
To get more information about the event and its speakers, please visit the official page

ZAK World of Facades Deutschland


Lecture | 26 October 2021, Erfurt

University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Faculty of Architecture

Paul-Rouven Denz participates as a guest lecturer at the seminar “construction + experiment” at the University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Faculty of Architecture, Prof. Johannes Pellkofer.

For more information, please visit:

University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Faculty of Architecture


Lecture | 25 October 2021, Doha

ZAK World of Facades Middle East

We are looking forward to presenting again in Doha. Micha Pawelka will be giving his presentation titled “Sustainability in the Facade Life Cycle – Let’s Dig into this Trend!” at the Zak World of Façades Qatar Conference.

For more information on the conference and the complete lineup of speakers, visit

ZAK World of Facades Middle East


Lecture | 22 October 2021, Bern

Advanced Building Skins Conference

At this year’s ABS conference, Dr. Jens Böke talks about the latest findings from our R&D project ADAPTEX on autarkic, shape memory alloy enhanced textile sun shading solutions for energy- and resource-efficient enveloped design.

Do you want to be part of it? Please visit the page to register:

Advanced Building Skins Conference


Lecture | 14 October 2021, New York

PhiusCon2021

Join our presentation on October 14th at 3.30 pm ET to learn about the ACT façade, a simple and innovative concept to help scale up the passive house!
We’ll see you in NY.

For more information on the PhiusCon 2021, please visit:

PhiusCon 2021