One of the greatest achievements of European integration is the Single Market and its free movement of goods. Thanks to harmonised European standards, the construction industry is able to sell its products everywhere in Europe. As the legal basis for marketing construction products, the Construction Products Regulation needs to keep up with constantly changing technology. In addition to creating a functioning Single Market for construction products while ensuring building structure safety, we need to overcome the standstill in standardisation. Greater attention should also be paid to subjects such as health, climate change mitigation, sustainability and the circular economy. The European Green Deal has already set out a number of goals. The conference aims at bringing together various stakeholders, including representatives from European institutions, policymakers, public administration officials from EU member states, experts from the research community and representatives from the private sector.

Organiser: Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community

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Contact

Bianka Liebscher

BWI2

+49 30 1868116851
cpr-conference@bmi.bund.de

Simone Hapel

BWI2

+49 30 1868116133
cpr-conference@bmi.bund.de