FM & REM WinterSchool


13th – 19th of February 2020

Sustainable Urban Development

Content: sustainable real estate development, market and location analysis, sustainable buildings and building services, customer orientation, innovation, aspects of economy and finance

The topic of the 9th WinterSchool 2020 will be “Sustainable Urban Development ”, where the students have to demonstrate their skills in developing an idea for cheap, sustainable and flexible building constructions. The international groups, which are separated in bachelor degree and master degree groups, have to solve a practice-related problem in developing such a project considering the aspect of sustainability.


Thursday the 13th of February 2020

10:00am – 10:30am


10:30am – 05:00pm

22nd FM&REM WinterCongress 2020


Evening Event - Gala Dinner & Networking Stanglwirt (Optional, Premium WinterSchool ticket)

Friday the 14th of February 2020

02:00pm – 03:30pm

Welcome to the FM & REM WinterSchool Project (Start for the FM & REM WinterSchool for our friends from Zuyd University (NL))
Group finding & Project Introduction

03:30pm – 06:00pm

Group working & Coaching sessions


Evening Event - Ice Stock Sports (Optional, Premium WinterSchool ticket)

Saturday the 15th of February 2020

09:00am – 07:00pm

Group working & Coaching sessions

Monday the 17th of February 2020

09:00am – 07:00pm

Group working & Coaching sessions

Tuesday the 18th of February 2020

09:00am – 07:00pm

Group working & Coaching sessions

Wednesday the 19th of February 2020

09:00am – 11:00am

Appraisal of poster

11:00am – 12:00pm

Appraisal of promotion video

12:00am - 01:00pm

Final Appraisal & closing session

To pass the FM & REM WinterSchool successfully, participation in all events of the FM & REM WinterSchool is mandatory, except the evening events.

Group work and teamwork are very important during this time. This requires a constant presence. Compulsory attendance begins 13th of February at 09:30 am (for the Zuyd students the 14th of February 2020 at 02:00 pm)  and ends the 19th of February 2020 at 01:00 pm.

The final grade is composed of the attendance, the final poster project presentation and the video of the project. For recognition of 4 U.S. credits or 7 ECTS these parts have to be passed positively regarding the overall rating.

Partner Universities & Coaches

Is your universty interested to become a WinterSchool partner like the Pratt Insitute New York, InHolland Diemen, Zuyd Hogeschool Heerlen and ZHAW Zurich? We offer academic coaches with students the possibility to be involved into the project tasks, the students coaching and of course to evaluate students project.

Feel free to ask for conditions for your academic staff and your students.

Contact Persons

Asc. Prof. (FH) Dipl.-Ing. Christian Huber
Studiengangsleiter Bachelor Energiewirtschaft, Bachelor Facility Management & Immobilienwirtschaft, Master Europäische Energiewirtschaft, Master Facility- & Immobilienmanagement, Leiter Institut für Facility Management & Immobilienwirtschaft
+43 5372 71819 136
Eitzinger Sabrina
Sabrina Eitzinger, MA
Hochschullehrerin für Facility Management & Nachhaltigkeit - Institut für Facility Management & Immobilienwirtschaft
+43 5372 71819 188

UNESCO Project

Sustainability Award

In 2014 the FM & REM WinterSchool was decorated with the Austrina Sustainability Award for Universities.