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Thank you for being a part of IBPSA’s inaugural graphics + case study competition!!! You are helping our entire industry by sharing your amazing graphics, questions, and content with architects, energy simulation professionals, engineers, and others interested in building performance. 

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Whole-building energy modeling (BEM) is a multi-purpose enabling technology for improving building energy performance. BEM supports energy-efficiency applications such as integrated design, code development and compliance, ratings, program design and administration, product design, and policy and investment analysis. The U.S. Department of Energy’s Building...

Now and then we highlight one of our members and ask them to share with our community insights about themselves, their careers and the present and future state of energy simulation as they see it.

This month's Member Spotlight is Joel Neymark, professional engineer (PE) and director of...

 

8 Students and 4 Young Practitioners were selected out of a field over over 70 applicants to win up to $1,000 in scholarship funds to attend the 2018 Building Performance Analysis Conference and...

If you are reading this newsletter, it's safe to say that you are probably passionate about building simulation and think that all buildings would benefit from energy modeling. But, not all building projects are utilizing this analysis! Throughout my career and now as an IBPSA-USA Board member, I have made it a personal mission to impact as many buildings as possible...

Yes, it’s a mouthful, but it’s worth it

I hope to see you soon at the Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild, Co-organized by ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA. (Yes, we are a group of marketing geniuses with...

Last date of registration is Sep 30, 2018. 

CASH PRIZES WORTH $3,000 plus for Architects & Building Science specialists. Special category & discounted registration for college & TESA (the energy simulation academy) students.

COMPETITION DETAILS (High performance design): RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK VISITOR CENTER

All contestants are...

ASHRAE announced the winners of its 2018 ASHRAE Student Design Competition and Setty Family Foundation Applied Engineering Challenge. The competitions recognize outstanding student design projects and encourages students to become involved in the design of energy-efficient HVAC systems. A total of 63 teams participated and 35 teams were judged at Society level.

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A new publication is now available to offer buildings professionals a practical look at the future of the energy sector and the role of buildings. 

The resource, Building Our New Energy Future, is a primer tailored to prepare buildings professionals for the challenges and opportunities of designing efficient and grid-responsive buildings within the changing...

ASHRAE has announced a call for papers for its 2019 ASHRAE Annual Conference to be held in Kansas City, Mo., June 22-26 at the Kansas City Marriott and Kansas City Convention Center.

The conference includes a technical program comprised of eight tracks and one mini-track representing areas of focus common among ASHRAE membership.

"With the global movement...

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