San Francisco


Welcome to the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter page for IBPSA-USA. We host monthly meetings on a variety of topics across the Bay Area. If you are interested in hosting a meeting at your office or university, presenting, or would like to suggest a meeting topic, please contact our event chairs: Ingrid Chaires, ARUP ( and  Panos Bakos, ARUP (


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Register for the 15th International Conference of IBPSA in San Francisco! 

Current 2017 Board:


AnLei Huang

Te Qi

Ingrid Chaires

Panos Bakos

Zahraa Saiyed

Liam Buckley

Nikola Kravik 

Alex Mead

Carlos Duarte

John Bynum




IBPSA-USA is the United States regional affiliate of the International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA). It is a non-profit international society of building performance simulation researchers, developers and practitioners dedicated to improving the built environment.


IBPSA-USA, San Francisco Chapter is a regional affiliate of IBPSA-USA. The Chapter was established in 2010 and has been conducting monthly meetings ever since. The SF chapter hopes to unite the simulation community in the Bay Area by exchanging knowledge between practitioners, researchers and everyone who is interested in building simulations.


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Membership in the San Francisco Chapter is free, but we do encourage people to join IBPSA-USA (currently $45/year). Our educational and networking events are open to anyone.

Board members are required to be paid members of IBPSA-USA and to live or work in the San Francisco Bay Area.


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JULY 2017 EVENT - Applied Data Strategies in Building Science

Open Web Tools and OpenStudio was presented by Matthew Dahlhausen (Integral Group) during the IBPSA-USA San Francisco Chapter July 2017 Event.

APRIL 2016 EVENT - Climate Consulting

2016-04-05 Climate Consulting (002).pdf was presented by Neil Burgler (Integral Group) during the IBPSA-USA San Francisco Chapter April 2016 Event.

APRIL 2016 EVENT - IES VE Weather

IES VE Weather.pdf was presented by Liam Buckley (IES) during the IBPSA-USA San Francisco Chapter April 2016 Event.

APRIL 2016 EVENT - WeatherShift™ IBPSA - Bay Area

WeatherShift™ IBPSA - Bay Area.pdf was presented by Benjamin Brannon (ARUP) during the IBPSA-USA San Francisco Chapter April 2016 Event.

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