The CSTB Info Day for VSEs, SMEs and construction professionals

The CSTB organizes an information day about its innovation support services to help companies prepare for increasingly open markets. The Info Day brings together construction professionals with partners of the Réseau National d’Accompagnement (National Support Network) and CSTB experts.


9am – Welcome
9:30am / 12pm Opening speech by Étienne Crépon, President of the CSTB
Two round tables moderated by Pauline Polgár, Managing Editor of Batiactu Groupe.

Round table 1: Open markets: a shift from “obligation of means” to a focus on results, the stakes and opportunities

  • Anne Voeltzel-Lévêque, Director of Safety, Structures & Fire Performance at the CSTB
  • Olivier Gaujard, specifier for wood constructions at Interprofession Legnu Vivu
  • Guillaume Rabut, Greenfloor project manager at Vinci Énergies
  • Jacques Gandemer, expert in bio-climatic design
  • Christophe Morel, Deputy Director for technical partnerships at the CSTB

Round table 2: Promoting the environmental assessment of products, a distinguishing advantage for companies

  • Florent Vabre, Director of contracts at GIRPI
  • Gilles Detiège, CEO of Naturlaine
  • Charlotte Miriel, Head of Environmental Design, Building and Industry at ARTELIA
  • Pierre Ravel, Head of Environmental Performance of Buildings at the CSTB
  • Michel Cossavella, Director of the Envelope, Insulation and Flooring at the CSTB

12pm / 12:15pm – Closing speech by Emmanuelle Cosse, Minister for Housing and Sustainable Habitats (tbc)
12:15pm / 1:30pm – Cocktail and networking
1:30pm / 3pm – Speed meeting: a panel of experts available to advise VSEs/SMEs and construction professionals
Come and meet CSTB experts as well as partners of the Réseau National d’Accompagnement (National Support Network). The following topics will be covered: accessibility, acoustics, BIM, envelopes and floors, environmental performance, fire risk, insulation, energy performance, structures, ventilation.

Practical information

Contact: journee.innovation@cstb.fr
Space is limited to 150 participants, on a first-come first-served basis.

When? Tuesday 21st June 2016 at 9am
Where? CSTB – 4 Avenue du Recteur Poincaré, Paris 75016

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