16th Advanced Building Skins Conference & Expo
21-22 October 2021, Bern, Switzerland
International event on innovative building envelopes for architects, engineers, scientists and the construction industry
The Advanced Building Skins Conference & Expo has been running for over 15 years and is the premier international event for innovative building envelopes.
Attracting architects, engineers and representatives from the construction industry makes this event the ideal place for productive networking with a wide mix of industry specialists from across the world.
Besides the excellent networking opportunities you'll also benefit from high-caliber presentations and targeted marketing opportunities through our tailored exhibition and sponsorship program. The event is held in English and takes place at the Kursaal Conference Centre in Bern, Switzerland.
Join our 16th Advanced Building Skins Conference & Expo, 21-22 October 2021
Attend the event in Bern, Switzerland
The registration fee is €680 and includes lunch, coffee breaks and the conference documentation including full manuscripts of the presentations. Register to attend
Full 2021 registrations will be credited to ABS 2022, if travel restrictions are re-imposed in Switzerland or in the participant’s country due to new measures for health and safety reasons.
Join us live online
Online delegate prices start from €280. Price includes access to our live webinar, plus you’ll be able to watch the presentations anytime with on-demand access for one year. You’ll also receive the conference documentation with the full papers from the speakers.
Register to join online
Exhibition and Sponsorship Opportunities
Ensure visibility and exposure to an international audience
Showcase your business and profile in the building envelope market with our speaking slots, sponsorship packages and exhibition space. It’s the perfect way for you to network with those from across the world and grow your business.
For more information please visit our Sponsors & Exhibitors page.
The Conference Committee
AeV Architetti, Rome, Italy
Newcastle University, UK
University of Canberra, Australia
HOK Los Angeles, USA
University of Texas at Austin, USA
Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
former President Association of Architects BDA, Germany
Director, Fraunhofer ISE, Germany
President, Joanes Foundation, Germany
Advanced Building Skins Ltd Lucerne, Switzerland
Vector Foiltec, Germany
University of Innsbruck, Austria
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands
European Academy, Bolzano, Italy
Prof. Emeritus, Kogakuin University, Tokyo, Japan
Lucerne University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland