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IBPSA’s Annual General Meeting 2023

TThe IBPSA’s Annual General Meeting will be a hybrid meeting, in-person at University College Dublin on 10.27.2023, 13.00-13.30 UTC. If you would like to attend, please send an email to Dru Crawley. Materials relating to the above matters are available via If you would like to appoint or change a proxy, send an email […]

Building Simulation 2023 in Shanghai, China

Following the successful BS 2021 in Bruges, Shanghai will take the relay in hosting our next world building simulation conference! BS 2023 is scheduled for 4-6 September 2023, so mark your calendar and prepare the travel budget! Please refer to for more information.

IBPSA’s Annual General Meeting 2022

The IBPSA’s Annual General Meeting will be held online on 10.09.2022, 13.00-13.30 UTC. If you would like to attend, please send an email to Dru Crawley Materials relating to the above matters will be posted at If you would like to appoint or change a proxy, send an email to before September 1, […]

A much needed resource for new and aspiring members of the building science community

This new IBPSA-endorsed book, Fundamentals of Building Performance Simulation pares the theory and practice of a multi-disciplinary field to the essentials for classroom learning and real-world applications. Authored by a veteran educator and researcher, this textbook equips graduate students and emerging and established professionals in architecture and engineering to predict and optimize buildings’ energy use. […]

Second IBPSA-Endorsed Book available

“Building Performance Analysis” is a new book by Pieter de Wilde. In eleven chapters, it explores the theoretical foundations of building performance, reviews different approaches to analyze and quantify building performance, discusses the prospects of carrying out building performance throughout the building life cycle, and presents an emerging theory on the subject. It is written […]

Warning for predatory conferences!

Recently, the Board of IBPSA has noted that there is a call for papers for an International Conference on Building Simulation, to take place in Rome in January 2019, which is not the IBPSA Building Simulation 2019 conference – this will take place in September (2nd to 4th). The host of the January event is […]

MOU between IBPSA and REHVA signed

IBPSA recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with REHVA, the Federation of European Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Associations. The MOU aims to strengthen the relationship between REHVA and IBPSA and to promote substantial and tangible actions to increase the co-operation between the two associations. This historic event took place in Hyderabad, India, on […]

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


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.