the International Building Performance Simulation Association, is a non-profit international society of building performance simulation researchers, developers and practitioners, dedicated to improving the built environment.

BuildingSimulation 2015 – Abstracts due November 15, 2014

The 14th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA) will take place during 7-9 December, 2015 in Hyderabad, India. Please note: Abstract submission deadline is November 15, 2014. Conference website: http://www.bs2015.in Major themes covered in the conference are: • Building Physics • Indoor air quality and thermal comfort • Modelling for passive […]

ASim2014 Call for Abstracts

ASim2014 Call for Abstracts The 2nd Asia conference of International Building Performance Simulation Association, ASim2014, will take place November 28-29, 2014 in Nagoya, Japan. ASim2014 is being organized by IBPSA-Japan. Nagoya University will host the conference. This biennial conference will provide a platform for professionals, designers, engineers and students exchanging ideas, knowledge and information about […]

New IEA Annex 66 Launched

Official launch of IEA Annex 66 on “Definition and Simulation of Occupant Behavior in Buildings”. Annex 66 website http://www.annex66.org. For further information refer to the abstract of the annex description which can be accessed here (click on the headline of this post first).

New affiliates

The IBPSA Board recently welcomed the new IBPSA Regional Affiliate IBPSA-Argentina. See the Affiliates page for links to their web sites and contacts. For information on establishing a regional affiliate in your country, see the guide for Submitting a Proposal to form an IBPSA Affiliate.

IBPSA’s First Book

Newly published, IBPSA’s first book “Building Performance Simulation for Design and Operation” with contributions from 21 expert co-authors, this 536 pages book provides a unique and comprehensive overview of building performance simulation. Read more