Hosted at the National Self Build & Renovation Centre in Swindon, Wiltshire the conference will focus on Retrofit and the AECB CarbonLite Standards.

The AECB 2024 Conference will focus on practical solutions to decarbonising buildings, with a particular emphasis on approaches which offer most potential to deliver low energy, healthy buildings at scale whilst minimising the use of precious resources and impact on the environment.

Full detailed programme coming soon. 

Headline Speakers

Rachel Owens, National Retrofit Hub

Talk: Future of Retrofit/Retrofit Landscape Today

Ed Dymock, BDP

Talk: The view from Prospecthill,
the largest AECB retrofit.

Jonathan Davies, Spring Design

Talk: Working with authority
The Welsh adoption of the AECB standards

Jaime Moya, Spring Design

Talk: Working with authority
The Welsh adoption of the AECB standards


The conference will take place at NSBRC in Swindon, SN5 8UB


There are a few hotels just a short distance from the centre

DoubleTree by Hilton                                                       Premier Inn Swindon West
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The AECB is very grateful for the kind support of our sponsors.
Sponsors details coming soon

Registration Information

Book your place

(Remember to log in to your account first as the early bird is for members only)

Early Booking Deadline: 31 August 2024

Confirmation of your booking and all relevant information will be sent to you prior to the event.

Your registration fee includes:

  • Access to all talks, workshops and tours
  • Refreshments and lunch as detailed in the conference programme

Please include any special dietary or access requirements when completing the online registration form.



AECB members

Early booking (early booking before 1 September)

£120 + VAT @ 20% = £144

From 1 September

£150 + VAT @ 20% = £180

Discounts available for organisations sending three or more delegates - please email [email protected] for details


Conference enquiries: To AECB Email

Exhibition and sponsorship enquiries: Michelle Youngs Email


Cancellations: Substitutions can be made at any time but please advise us ([email protected]) of any change in name. If you find it necessary to cancel your booking please notify the conference secretary immediately in writing. Provided written notice is received the following cancellation terms will apply: Cancellations prior to 1 September 2024: full refund less 10% administration fee. Cancellations between 1 September 2024 and 15 September 2024: 50% refund. Cancellations after 15 September 2024: full fee is payable.