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  - Proceedings SBE16
Forthcoming Meetings
  - Joint Seminar Biophilic Design
  - SBE16 Cairo
  - Open Building
  - Last Reminder: Healthy Cities
  - Built Environment Conference
  - Request for EOI SBE20
Student Chapters
  - Student Chapter LSBU
  - HK PolyU wins 2016 Award
  - Student Chapter Huddersfield
Members Section Organisational News
  - SBENRC received award
Members Section New Members
  - Welcome to New Members

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Newsletter 2016 - 8


From the CIB General Secretariat
CIB Office closed
The CIB Office will be closed during the Season Holidays from December 20, 2016 until January 2, 2017. During this period incoming emails will be looked at just occasionally. Wishing you all a happy new year.
Priority Themes
Proceedings SBE16 Tallinn & Helsinki Conference
This volume of Energy Procedia serves as proceedings of SBE16 Tallinn and Helsinki Conference: Build Green and Renovate Deep that was held in October 2016. Published by Elsevier Ltd. as an open access article that can be downloaded for free for all CIB Members.
Forthcoming Meetings
CIB W098 Joint Seminar Biophilic Design
At this seminar, Oliver Heath explores the science and style of Biophilic Design; explaining the ideas behind this emerging ethos and revealing new research that demonstrates how strengthening the human connection with nature can reduce stress, aid recuperation and so improve the many spaces we live and work in.
SBE16 Cairo
The German University in Cairo – Architecture and Urban Design (GUC) and The German-Arab Chamber of Industry and Commerce (GACIC) are pleased to organised SBE16 Cairo to address the challenges facing the region. The conference will be held on November 29 - December 1, 2016.
Call for Papers Open Building Implementation - Architecture for the Future
A special session conference on Open Building Implementation – Architecture for the Future will be organised at the UIA World Congress.The UIA World Congress is a premier forum for professionals and future leaders in the field of architecture to exchange the best and latest practices, visions and first-hand experience.
Last Reminder: November 21, Healthy Cities Webinar
Task Group TG86 Healthy Cities invites you to join their TG86 Webinar on November 21, 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.
Call for Papers: The 11th Built Environment Conference
On 6 - 8 August 2017 the ASOCSA is organising the Built Environment conference. This series is steadily becoming one of the leading built environment conferences on the African continent. The conference is Co-sponsored by CIB. You are invited to submit abstracts before January 31st, 2017.
International conference on Sustainable Built Environment – SBE20
CIB, iiSBE, UNEP-SBCI, FIDIC and Global ABC now request non-binding Expressions of Interest (EOI) for the holding of a single global conference on sustainable built environment to be held in 2020 (the SBE20 Global Sustainable Built Environment Conference), as part of the on-going series. The deadline for submission of an EOI has been extended to Monday 9 January 2017!
Student Chapters
Newsletter CIB Student Chapter LSBU
The newsletter provides an excellent platform for PhD students in the School of the Built Environment & Architecture, and the School of Engineering to learn from the experiences of past and present-day students.
CIB Sebestyèn Future Leaders Award
The CIB Student Chapter Committee has declared a proposal submitted by CIB Student Chapter at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University – Department of Building and Real Estate the winner of the 2016 CIB Sebestyén Future Leaders Award. The project aims to develop a virtual IDDS community in CIB.
New Student Chapter Huddersfield University
The CIB Student Chapter Committee has approved the establishment of a new CIB Student Chapter at Huddersfield University - School of Art, Design and Architecture. This chapter will be open to the postgraduate and undergraduate students of the University who have interests in research and innovation in the built-environment related subjects.
Members Section Organisational News
SBENRC received prestigious Ashley Goldsworthy Award
CIB Full Member SBEnrc Australia - the Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre has been awarded a prestigious Award for Sustained Collaboration Between Business and Tertiary Education.
Members Section New Members
Welcome to New Members
Since the previous news article in the CIB Members’ section we have installed 1 New CIB Member. One Individual Member from India.