In May of 2020, after much deliberation, the Passive House Institute announced that the 24th International Passive House Conference would be offered as a comprehensive online conference. How did they do it? What was that process like? We sat down with the two main players of PHI’s conference planning team, Cornelia Baumgärtner and Luzia Teinert to ask them!
If you want to know more about the conference set up, the programme, then you should definitely read one of our latest blog posts 6 Highlights of the 24th International Passive House Conference – Virtual Edition.
Alternatively, if you’re more of an auditory learner, you can check out this recorded iPHA webinar on our Youtube channel. In the video, Cornelia (Conny) and Luzia discussed the format of the virtual conference, the registration procedure, the online manufacturer’s expo, and virtual social events that will take place over the course of the conference, and more.
With these sources, we know what, where, and when about the first-ever virtual conference. The purpose of this interview, however, is to ask how it all happened…