The 9th International Cold Climate HVAC Conference on Sustainable new and renovated buildings in cold climates will be organized in Kiruna – Sweden on March 12-15, 2018. A website for a conference was already set up (http://www.cchvac2018.se) and more information will be published soon.
Kiruna (Northern Sami: Giron, Finnish: Kiiruna) is the northernmost town in Sweden, situated in the province of Lapland. It had 18,148 inhabitants in 2010 and is the seat of Kiruna Municipality (population: 23,099 in 2008) in Norrbotten County. Being located 145 km north of the Arctic Circle, Kiruna has a subarctic (Dfc) climate with short, cool summers and long, cold winters. Snow cover generally lasts from late September to mid-May, but snowfall can occur year-round.