About SP2018

Sustainable Places 2018 (SP2018) is the 6th edition of the annual international conference on innovative construction, energy-efficient building, and smart grid technologies.

SP2018: Call for Proposals

Sustainable Places 2018 will be co-hosted by INES (The National Solar Energy Institute of France) and University of Savoie Mont Blanc from 27th-29th June in Aix-Les-Bains, France. The call for proposals (CfP) is now open and accepting several contribution types. Please click on "READ MORE" for CfP details, or "PRACTICALITIES" for info about the venue, registration, and travel.

Publications planned for SP2018

All SP2018 author types (workshop, poster, briefing, or paper) will be able publish their work in an indexed scientific journal. Selected papers will be invited to extend their work based on the relevance to several journals partnering in one of the following special edition publications.


Several journals published by MDPI AG are being finalized for special issues from SP2018 including: Applied System Innovation Behaviorial Sciences Computers Designs Environments Journal of

Energy, Sustainability, and Society (Springer)

ISSN: 2192-0567 (Online) This international peer-reviewed open access journal offers a forum for discourse on systemic challenges at the intersection of energy, sustainability and society for

Energy, Sustainability, and Society (Springer)
Information Technologies and Control (De Gruyter)

Details about SP2018 special issue shortly Online ISSN 1312-2622 The SAI Journal “Information Technologies and Control” publishes high-quality papers on the theory, design and application

Information Technologies and Control (De Gruyter)
Intelligent Decision Technologies (IOS Press)

Details shortly about SP2018 special issue ISSN 1872-4981 (P) ISSN 1875-8843 (E) A refereed international scholarly journal, Intelligent Decision Technologies (IDT) welcomes original research contributions on the

Intelligent Decision Technologies (IOS Press)
Journal of Daylighting (SolarLits)

  An international journal devoted to investigations of daylighting in buildings. Journal of Daylighting is the leading journal that publishes original research on all aspects

Journal of Daylighting (SolarLits)
Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Issues

Following a successful special issue from SP2016, selected papers from SP2018 will be invited for a fast tracked publication in the next upcoming edition of

Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Issues

SP2018 partnerships

Sustainable Places conference is a brand owned by CEA Tech and managed by R2M Solution, aiming to strengthen links between research initiatives and applicable business opportunities. Each year a local host is chosen (INES & USMB) and supporters (e.g. ECTP) are showcased.

Solar Power Portal

The Solar Power Portal (https://www.solarpowerportal.co.uk/) is the leading renewable energy resource for all UK solar...


European Construction, built environment and energy efficient building Technology Platform (ECTP) Working together since 2004...

University Savoie Mont Blanc

  The  University of Savoie Mont Blanc (USMB) has forged close and constructive links with...


INES  is the French national solar energy institute, one of the first of its kind...

CEA Tech

One of three institutes which comprise CEA Tech, the List institute is committed to technological...

R2M Solution

The four branches across EU markets and highly qualified and multidisciplinary staff of R2M Solution...

European Commission

Sustainable Places is a conference that facilitates the commercialization of scientific and technological project results...

Build Up

The European Portal For Energy Efficiency In Buildings The European Commission BUILD UP interactive web portal...

Submitting a proposal for SP2018

Click to see which types, topics, and requirements are entailed with becoming a SP2018 contributor.

SP2018 CfP details

Question, Concern?

Happy to help, don't hesitate to use the below form or email the delegate manager at Zia.Lennard[@]R2Msolution.com