Building Forum 2011 was held in the brand new
Helsinki Music Centre on 1-2 September 2011, with the post-tour
"Helsinki by the sea" on 3 September. The main
theme of the congress was "The Energy Efficient
The congress was part of the official World Design Capital Helsinki 2012 program.
Final program (889 kt)
Speakers and presentations
aim of the Nordic Building Forum is to encourage cooperation
and networking within the building and real estate sector
in the Nordic countries.
is mainly achieved through conferences and lectures, professional
meetings, and other activities. The first conference was organized
in Stockholm in 1927, and the tradition has continued ever
since. In 2005 the conference took place in Reykjavik and
2007 in Stockholm.
the geographical interest of the NBF also comprises the Baltic
Sea region. Between conferences, there are seminars on current
topics. For example, in 2004 the Danish section organized
a seminar in Warsaw, Poland, and in September 2006 the Finnish
section organized a seminar in St. Petersburg, Russia.
to these activities, local sections organize other events
and tours for professionals in the building sector.