Building Simulation 2017 in San Francisco

Building Simulation 2017 will bring together practitioners and researchers from around the world to share information about the state of the art in simulation tools and applications, and to discuss new developments. The conference will feature updates on new research to improve simulation capabilities for advanced low-energy building systems, case studies from successful projects that demonstrate the key role that simulation plays, and ongoing efforts to enable compliance and building rating software to support radiant and other energy efficient systems.

The Program:

  • Presentations on both research and advanced practice
  • Panel presentations
  • Software demos and exhibition
  • Tours of state-of-the-art buildings and research facilities
  • Simulation competitions
  • Software training

Key Objectives:

  • Dialog & discussion between practitioners and researchers
  • Encourage non-presenters to attend

Abstract Submission: Aug 10, 2016

Conference Hotel:
The Hyatt Regency Embarcadero

  • Central San Francisco waterfront location
  • Discount conference room rates
  • Moderately-priced hotels nearby
  • Walk to shops, restaurants and attractions
  • Easy public transportation from airport


  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory: FLEXLAB
  • Silicon Valley: NASA Ames Sustainability Base and Stanford University
  • Autodesk: Located in downtown San Francisco
  • Pacific Energy Center: Pacific Gas & Electric’s Hands-On Learning Center
  • Alcatraz, Napa Valley, Monterey, Yosemite

Learn more about the conference at the Building Simulation 2017 website.