Updated: May 15
The Renovatiebeurs, or Renovation Fair, is an annual event in the Netherlands that brings together industry professionals, homeowners, and other stakeholders to share ideas and insights on the latest trends and innovations in the renovation sector. This year's event promises to be bigger and better than ever, with a wide range of informative and engaging sessions scheduled over the course of three days: May 23rd, 24th and 25th 2023.
Before we jump into what are our recommended highlights of the fair, in case you are still in a doubt whether or why should you attend the Renovation Fair, here are just a few reasons:
Learn from experts: With a wide range of industry professionals, policymakers, and thought leaders in attendance, the Renovation Fair is a great opportunity to learn from the best and brightest in the field.
Stay ahead of the curve: The renovation sector is constantly evolving, with new technologies, materials, and regulations emerging all the time. Attending the Renovation Fair is a great way to stay up to date on the latest trends and developments.
Connect with others: The Renovation Fair is a great opportunity to network with other professionals, meet potential clients or collaborators, and exchange ideas and insights with like-minded people.
Get inspired: Whether you're a homeowner looking to upgrade your own property, a builder or designer looking to take your projects to the next level, or a policymaker or advocate working to shape the future of the industry, the Renovation Fair is a great source of inspiration and new ideas.
So now, let's jump into our selected highlights that attendees can look forward to:
One session on the schedule is a panel discussion titled "Transform obsolete real estate," which will take place on Day 1 at 11:00 am. This session will feature experts from across the industry, including Joost Thus and Sebastiaan Hameleers (Respace), Freek van Zeist (TheNewMakers) and Maarten Zwemmer (OMRT). They will share their insights on how you can find out, in a short time, whether real estate is promising for transformation.
Another highlight of the Renovation Fair is a workshop on "Sustainable renovation? Start Ventilating!" which will take place on Day 2 at 11:00 am. Given by Mark Kremers and Rutger Naber (Zehnder), the workshop focuses on energetic renovation and overflowing technology. Investigating questions such as 'Why is collaboration so important?' and 'How do you easily apply balanced ventilation in existing buildings?'. Answering questions like these will help achieve the ambitious targets set by the Climate Agreement for the construction and installation sector.
For those interested in making real estate more sustainable. There will be an intriguing is a workshop titled "Building physics risks in making facades more sustainable" which will take place on Day 3 at 12:30 pm. In this hands-on session, attendees will learn more about technical and building physics aspects to make sustainability a success for both the building owner and the user. This workshop will be led by Wouter van den Berg from Nebest.
We will be hosting a "Digitize your product" workshop each day from 11.00 - 11.30 at the Packhunt for Factories booth (1.B031). Everyone is welcome, especially if you are interested in reducing lead times and mistakes through technology. The live modelling demonstration will show you how easy it is to bring digitalisation into the renovation world.
There will be other exciting workshops and sessions taking place at the Renovatiebeurs, the full program can be found here. Overall, the Renovatiebeurs is a must-attend event for anyone who is passionate about renovation, sustainability, and innovation.
We are looking forward to attending and if you'd like to meet us there, feel free to schedule a time slot through our Calendly link below.