Register Now! IBPSA-USA Summer Meeting in St. Louis

IBPSA-USA cordially invites you to our 2016 Summer Meeting in St. Louis. Come join us at Carmine's Steak House to share and discuss IBPSA-USA news, and enjoy the guest presenters for the evening.


Space is limited. Reserve your ticket early and save $5 off of Regular Member Pricing. Early-bird pricing ends 6/1/2016.

Theme for the night: Simulation in Early Design


  • Meet with vendors and consultants to discuss tools and workflows for early design phase building performance simulation and see project examples. 
  • Learn about the proposed ASHRAE Standard 209 - Simulation Aided Design of Buildings and its proposed requirements related to early modeling.
  • Share ideas about the state of our industry with respect to the use of simulation for design

See our draft agenda below.

When: Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)

Where: Carmine's Steak House - St. Louis, MO - Carmine's Steak House is on the corner of Fourth and Walnut, just a few blocks from Busch Stadium. Carmine's menu includes a variety of aged beef and handcut chops, fresh seafood, chicken entrees and delicious housemade desserts.

Please check-out our Eventbrite page for more information, and to RSVP.

Our Sponsors

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We are still actively seeking sponsors. Contact Mike Wilson ( or David Eldridge ( for more information.


Draft Agenda:

Early program (4pm-6pm) - Tabletop presentations on the subject of early design phase building performance modeling. 

  • Vendors show tools that facilitate early phase modeling and design feedback.
  • Consultants show workflows used for early phase modeling, with examples of methods and presentation of results. 
  • Students invited to show related research

Happy hour (~5:30-6:30)

Dinner buffet start (6:30)

IBPSA-USA business items (~7:00)

Dinner presentation (~7:30-8:00)

  • Proposed ASHRAE Standard 209 - Early Modeling and a Bit More

Open forum with moderator (8:00-8:45)

  • Q&A and feedback on proposed Standard 209
  • Early-design modeling: Do we have the tools we need? Does the market want it? need it? Roles for IBPSA-USA? Etc.