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  - Environmental Design Methods
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  - Human Machine Technologies
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  - Timber Structures
  - Industry Comparative Analysis
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From the CIB Management
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  - Welcome to China
From the CIB General Secretariat
  - Secretary General's Column
  - Membership Development
  - Activities Inventory 1999
Priority Themes
  - Sustainable Construction
  - Performance Based Building
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  - Building Materials and Components
  - Culture in Construction
  - ILCDES 2000
  - Information Management
  - Fire Safety Design
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  - Safety and Health
  - Sustainable Future
  - Automation and Robotics
  - Open Building Implementation
  - Environmental Assessment
  - Environmental Design
  - Developing Countries
  - World Building Congress 2001
  - Construction Marketing
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  - Timber Structures
  - Concurrent Engineering
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Newsletter 2000 - 2


Around Commissions
TG19 - Designing for the Ageing Society: Report on Last Meeting and Suggestions for the Future
TG22 - Environmental Design Methods in Materials and Structural Engineering (also RILEM TC EDM): Feature on Integrated Life Cycle Design
TG23 - Culture in Construction: More about its Planned Workshop, 23-24 May 2000
TG27 - Human Machine Technologies for Construction Sites: Report on Futuresite and Innovation to Contribute
TG35 - Innovation Systems in Construction: News on its Next Meeting, 3-4 April 2000
TG42 - Performance Criteria for Health and Comfort (Joint CIB-ISIAQ Task Group): Scope and Terms of Reference and an invitation to members to nominate representatives
W018 - Timber Structures: Report on Last Meeting, Graz, Austria, 23-27 August 1999
W055 - Building Economics and W065 - Organisation and Management of Construction: Update on Joint Project Group - Construction Industry Comparative Analysis
W085 - Structural Serviceability: News on its Next Meeting, Helsinki, Finland, 25-26 May 2000
W087 - Post-Construction Liability and Insurance: News on its Next Meeting, Dublin, Ireland, 25-27 June 2000
W094 - Design for Durability and W086 - Building Pathology: Report on Joint Meeting, May 1999 and News of Regional Workshop and Meetings, June 2000
W094 - Design for Durability: Workshop and Meetings, June 2000
W098 - Intelligent and Responsive Buildings: News on its Next Meeting, Brussels, 5-6 April 2000
W099 - Safety and Health on Construction Sites: Report on Last Meeting, Orlando, 20-22 February and on ASCE Construction Congress
W100 - Environmental Assessment of Buildings: Early Registration urged for Sustainable Building Conference
W101 - Spatial Planning and Infrastructure Development: Introduction of the two New Coordinators
W102 - Information and Knowledge Management in Building: News on its Next Meeting in conjunction with UICB, Helsinki, 14-15 June 2000
W104 - Open Building Implementation: Report on Publication from Dessau Meeting, May 1999
From the CIB Management
Report of the CIB Board for 1999
Notification of the Annual Meeting of the CIB General Assembly for the Year 2000 on 31st May 2000
Welcome to China - The Largest Construction Site in the World, by Xila Liu
From the CIB General Secretariat
The Secretary General's Column: Commission Projects and Pro-Active Approach Drive CIB Towards a Different Image
Developments in the Composition of the CIB Membership over 1999 with Comparative for the Period 1995-1997 and for the Year 1998
Activities Inventory 1999 - Listing of Task Groups and Working Commissions with Coordinators at 31st December 1999
Priority Themes
CIB Pro-Active Approach: Priority Theme 1 - Sustainable Construction
CIB Pro-Active Approach: Priority Theme 2 - Performance Based Building
Forthcoming Meetings
Technology Watch and Innovation in the Construction Industry, Brussels, Belgium, 5-6 April 2000
W092 - Procurement Systems: Symposium on Information and Communication in Construction Procurement, Santiago, Chile, 24-27 April 2000
W080 - Prediction of Service Life of Building Materials and Components / RILEM TC175 - Service Life Methodologies Joint Meeting with ISO TC59 / SC14, Paris, France, 10 May 2000
TG23 - Culture in Construction: Workshop "Part of the Deal?", Enschede, The Netherlands, 22-23 May 2000
RILEM / CIB / ISO International Symposium on Integrated Life-Cycle Design of Materials and Structures (ILCDES 2000), Helsinki, Finland, 22-24 May 2000
W102 - Information and Knowledge Management in Building and the International Union of Building Centres Joint Meeting: Sustainable Product Information - Strategies for the New Digital Network Economy, Helsinki, Finland, 14-15 June 2000
CIB Co-Sponsored: 3rd International Conference on Performance-Based Codes and Fire Safety Design Methods, Lund, Sweden, 15-17 June 2000
W086 - Building Pathology and W094 - Design for Durability: Regional Workshop, Lisbon, Portugal, 21 June 2000
W099 - Safety and Health on Construction Sites: International Conference on Designing for Safety and Health, London, United Kingdom, 26-27 June 2000
CERF International Symposium and Innovative Technology Tradeshow 2000: Moving Innovations into Practice for a Sustainable Future, Washington DC, USA, 14-17 August 2000
CIB Co-Sponsored: 17th IAARC International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC), Taipei, Taiwan, 18-20 September 2000
W104 - Open Building Implementation: Conference on Continuous Customization in Housing, Tokyo, Japan, 16-18 October 2000
W100 - Environmental Assessment of Buildings/Green Building Challenge: International Conference Sustainable Building 2000, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 22-25 October 2000
CIB Co-Sponsored: World Congress on Environmental Design for the New Millennium, Seoul, Korea, 8-22 November 2000
TG29 - Construction in Developing Countries: 2nd International Conference on Challenges Facing the Construction Industry in Developing Countries, Gaborone, Botswana, 15-17 November 2000
CIB World Building Congress 2001: Performance in Product and Practice, Wellington, New Zealand, 2-6 April 2001
W065 - Organisation and Management of Construction: Task Group 1 - International Construction Marketing: 2nd International Conference Pro-Active Marketing and Business Development Strategies for a New Age, Leeds, United Kingdom, 18-20 September 2001
New Publications
W040 - Heat and Moisture Transfer in Buildings: Proceedings - CIB Publication 245
W018 - Timber Structures: Proceedings of the 32nd Meeting
TG33 - Concurrent Engineering in Construction: Challenges for the Millennium - CIB Publication 236
Encouraged Journals
CIB Encouraged Journals
Student Chapters
The Gyula SebestyƩn CIB Young Researcher's Fellowship
Members Section Organisational News
Associate Member Profile: Tsinghua University, Department of Civil Engineering
Members Section New Members
Welcome to New Members