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CIB in Brief

CIB is the acronym of the abbreviated French (former) name: "Conseil International du Bâtiment" (in English this is: International Council for Building). In the course of 1998, the abbreviation has been kept but the full name changed into:


CIB was established in 1953 as an Association whose objectives were to stimulate and facilitate international cooperation and information exchange between governmental research institutes in the building and construction sector, with an emphasis on those institutes engaged in technical fields of research.

CIB has since developed into a world wide network of over 5.000 experts from about 500 member organisations with a research, university, industry or government background, who collectively are active in all aspects of research and innvation for building and construction.

Welcome to New Members
Since the previous news article in the CIB Members’ section we have installed 2 New CIB Members. One Individual Member is from Italy and one is from the United States.
Issue 5, 2016
Healthy Cities Meeting and online Workshop
Task Group TG86 Healthy Cities invites you to join their TG86 Meeting and online Workshop, which will be held in association with the 7th International Conference on Energy and Environment of Residential Buildings Healthy Housing that is taking place 20-24 November 2016 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
Issue 5, 2016