IBPSA’s 13th biennial conference, Building Simulation 2013, will be held in Chambery, France (in the Savoie region near Mont-Blanc) from August 26 to 28, 2013. Pre- and post-conference events will take place on August 25th, 29th and 30th. The conference will be hosted by INES, the National Solar Energy Institute (CEA, University of Savoie, CNRS and CSTB) and INSA Lyon.

Abstracts are due on 15 September 2012. For further details visit: www.bs2013.fr<http://www.bs2013.fr <http://www.bs2013.fr%3chttp:/www.bs2013.fr> > <http://www.bs2013.fr <http://www.bs2013.fr> >

Dear colleagues,

Please note three full-time permanent academic posts are now available at the Department of Architecture and Built Environment, University of Nottingham (United Kingdom):

Feel free to circulate to those who may be interested.

Kind Regards

Sergio Altomonte

Dr Sergio Altomonte
Associate Professor
Department of Architecture and Built Environment
University of Nottingham
T +44 (0)115 951 3170
F +44 (0)115 951 3159

 For further information on the EDUCATE project, please see www.educate-sustainability.eu

eSim Building Simulation Conference, May 1-4, 2012, Halifax, Canada They say :- ” The 2012 eSim Building Simulation Conference in Halifax, Canada is hosted by Dalhousie University and features an exciting slate of speakers, social events, workshops, and tours. Major themes include: building performance modeling, innovative technology control methods, simulations tools, and quality control approaches. We invite you to explore our new website which contains all the information http://esim.ca . ”

The full Conference Agenda is now available here

A-1: Thermal physics in building envelopes
B-1: System design & optimization
A-2: Advanced energy storage
B-2: Residential optimization
A-3: Commercial HVAC & distribution systems
B-3: Real-world applications & performance
A-4: Heat Pumps
B-4: Case studies & policy applications
A-5: Interior & exterior building environments
B-5: Supporting building design and operation
A-6: Adaptive envelope materials
B-6: Geothermal systems