SFC 2016 – Sustainable Futures Conference

The Sustainable Futures Conference 2016 will be held at the UN Headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya from 30 August  to 2 September 2016.

SFC 2016 will be co-hosted by UN Habitat at the UN Headquarters Conference facilities in Nairobi. It is The Final Conference for the EU-funded University cooperation JENGA (Joint Development of Energy-Efficient Courses for Sustainable Housing in Eastern Africa).

SFC 2016 is the follow-up event for SFC 2012 held in Kampala (more about SFC 2012). Academics, professionals and students from around the world with a focus on sub-Saharan Africa are invited to submit contributions for oral or poster presentation and to join the JENGA team for this symposium on energy-efficient and sustainable architecture and construction in the Global South.  


Download the Scientific Conference Programme. The SFC 2016 programme includes scientific presentations, a student session and UN Habitat lead workshops on Thursday, September 1st.

Keynote Speakers at SFC 2016

The organisers are pleased to present the following Keynote Speakers at SFC2016:

  • Laura Petrella, UN Habitat, Nairobi Kenya
  • Tatu Gatere, KDI, Nairobi Kenya
  • Phil Harris, Troppo Architects, Adelaide, Australia
  • Solam Mkhabela, Johannesburg, South Africa


Follow the links to the online registration and abstract management pages for the SFC2016.

The first time you access the site, you will need to create a new account in order to:

  • submit an abstract 
  • register as a participant

Source and further details: SFC 2016