2018 Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild, co-organized by ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA

Host:

IBPSA-USA / ASHRAE

Hilton Chicago, 720 S Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60605

September 26 - 28, 2018

The 2018  Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild, co-organized by ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA, will be held September 26-28, 2018 at the Hilton Chicago, Chicago, IL. It is the third co-organized conference between ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA.

The goal of this conference is to present new techniques and workflows that help researchers and practitioners make better decisions during the simulation and modeling process over a building's entire life cycle.

IBPSA-USA members get $75 discount on early registration so register now! Not an IBPSA-USA member? Join now with a $45 one year membership for a direct savings benefit of $35 on this conference registration.

Win up to $1,000 in Scholarship Funds to Attend the 2018 Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild​

IBPSA-USA is pleased to offer up to 12 scholarships for students and young professionals to attend the 2018 Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild. Scholarships include free registration and up to $1,000 in travel expenses. Funding is provided by the U.S Department of Energy. Click here to learn more.

Project StaSIO Competition

Finalist will be presented at the 2018 Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild. Project StaSiO (Standard Simulation Inputs and Outputs) was created through work completed by the IBPSA Architectural Simulations Subcommittee. It is an online website populated with crowd-sourced simulation graphics and case studies organized around the ASHRAE 209 framework. The objective is to catalyze crowd-sourced submissions to Project StaSIO through execution of an online competition for Project StaSIO’s two forms of submissions: 1) Graphic Outputs and 2) Case Studies.

Deadline for Submissions: May 31, 2018

Evaluation from Judges: June 1 – August 15, 2018

Public Voting Process: August 1 – September 20, 2018

Winners will be announced at the conference.

Learn more by reviewing the competition guidelines.