Expert workshop preparation Annex Comfort Climate Box

The IEA Technology Collaboration PRogram on Heat Pumping Technologies and the IEA Energy Storage TCP organize a workshop to finalize the discussion on the objectives, scope and activities of the new Annex. The outcome of this workshop will be a workplan for this new annex on the Comfort Climate Box.

If you are interested in joining this new Annex, you are invited to participate in this workshop. The objective of the workshop is to finalize the working program, to define the national contributions and to establish the core group, including subtask leaders of this new joint Annex.

If you plan to participate in this new Annex, please fill in the registration form (also if you want to participate, but you are not able to come to this Preparation Workshop). If you want to give a brief presentation (pitch), please also indicate this in the form. There will be time for updates on latest developments.
If you have updates but not able to come, please indicate the updates in the form.

If you know other partners, do not hesitate to forward this invitation!

Workshop specifics

  • Start: Thursday January 17th 2019 – 1pm
  • End: Friday January 18th 2019 –  2pm
  • Location: RVO – Croeselaan 15 – Utrecht – The Netherlands (app. 30 minutes by train from Schiphol Airport)

Registration form

To register for the workshop, please use this registration form.

Also, if you are interested in this new Annex, but you are not able to attend the workshop, please fill in the registration form as well and we will keep you informed on the developments.



If you would like to receive more information or if you have questions, please contact the secretariat of the IEA HPT TCP or the secretariat of the IEA Energy Storage TCP. Contact person for IEA HPT TCP is Marion Bakker and for IEA Energy Storage TCP is Teun Bokhoven.


Preliminary agenda

Thursday November 1st   2018 – start at 1pm
Welcome and introduction of participantsSophie van Eck and Joram Snijders (Ministry of Economic Affairs & Climate and Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations)
Background of this joint Annex and link to Mission InnovationJohn Dulac (IEA) / MI#7 leadership
Work plan and outline of Annex Comfort Climate BoxTeun Bokhoven (ECES TCP) and Marion Bakker (HPT TCP)
Update reports by participantsParticipants
Discussion round 1: scope, objectives and deliverablesAll
Conclusions day 1
Dinner in Utrecht Hosted by TKI Urban Energy


Friday November 2th 2018 – start at 9am
Discussion round 2: work packagesall
Discussion round 3: organizational issuesall / operating agent
Any other businessall
Follow up / start of annex from 1 jan 2019Operating Agent
Conclusion day 2 and complete workshop
Closing at 2pm