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IBPSA-USA ARCHITECT and UTILITY ENGAGEMENT

Request for Qualifications

12/17/2018

Overview:

The objective of this project is to increase the use of energy modeling tools in building design and operation by collaborating with organizations...

In order to assist as many students as possible to participate in Building Simulation 2019 in Rome, Italy, IBPSA will grant a number of travel awards of up to 1000 USD to students presenting peer-reviewed papers.

The selection committee bases its decisions upon the following selection criteria:

need for financial assistance, evidenced in a letter of...
  2018 in IBPSA-USA

You’ve been wondering what IBPSA-USA members were up to in 2018? Well, here’s a list of how they’ve been saving the world, with a feast of hyperlinks for your holiday enjoyment.

Members gathered for drinks and to advance the state of the art at the...

ASHRAE has announced the release of the 2018 International Green Construction Code® (2018 IgCC®). The 2018 IgCC is a joint initiative of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), International Code Council (ICC), ASHRAE and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES).

The 2018 IgCC aligns the technical requirements of ANSI/ASHRAE/ICC/USGBC/IES 189.1-2017-Standard...

Energy modeling is the most effective way we have to optimize energy efficiency for each unique building, but it is severely underused. Even among the self-selected 175 firms that report on the energy use of their designs for AIA 2030, only 32 percent of the projects include energy modeling at all, and even fewer complete modeling early enough to inform the design....

Submit session proposals and peer reviewer applications by January 4.

On Nov. 14-16 2018, Greenbuild Chicago, "...

Get your votes in now! All fourteen board seats are open for election, as the full board is re-elected each cycle. The election of board members will take place January 12, 2019 at the IBPSA-USA Winter Meeting in Atlanta.

A link to the ballot has been sent to all IBPSA-USA...

The Wisconsin Chapter's Sip and Sim Happy Hour, held on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, was the chapter’s inaugural event to meet other simulation professionals and software experts, discuss energy code, and airing of simulation grievances. Energy modelers, architects, engineers, simulation software...

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