CIB Board

The affairs of CIB are managed on behalf of the General Assembly by a Board of not more than twenty-five members.
The CIB Board is appointed for a three year period.
The Board consists of the five elected Officers, the immediate Past President and the other Members.
Not more than two Board Members may have their domicile in the same country.
For the period 2016-2019 as per June 2016 the Composition of the CIB Board is as follows:


Richard Tremblay , Canada
NRC - National Research Council Canada

Chairman programme committee

Chrisna du Plessis , South-Africa
University of Pretoria


Peter Paul van 't Veen , Netherlands

Vice presidents

Keith Hampson , Australia
SBEnrc/Curtin University
Chelydra Percy , New Zealand
BRANZ - Building Research Association of New Zealand

Immediate past president

Shyam Sunder , United States
NIST - National Institute of Standards & Technology - Building & Fire Research Laboratory


Alex Abiko , Brazil
University of São Paulo Escola Politécnica (USP)
Thorkild Aerø , Denmark
SBi - Danish Building Research Institute
Miimu Airaksinen , Finland
RIL - Finnish Association of Civil Engineers
Albert Chan , China - Hong Kong
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Mike Kagioglou , United-Kingdom
University of Huddersfield
Kalle Kähkönen , Finland
Tampere University of Technology
Brian Kleiner , United-States
Virginia Tech
Georges Klepfisch , Belgium
Belgian Building Research Institute (BBRI-WTCB)
Seung-Eon Lee , Korea-Republic of
Senior Research Fellow
Thomas Morszeck , Germany
Fraunhofer Information Centre for Planning and Building IRB
Antonio Occhiuzzi , Italy
CNR - National Research Council ITC
Les Ruddock , United Kingdom
University of Salford, Research Ist. for thebuilt and Human Environment
Takao Sawachi , Japan
Building Research Institute (BRI)
Mohammad Shekarchizadeh , Iran
BHRC - Building and Housing Research Center
Eva Sikander , Sweden
SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden
Péter Tóth , Hungary
Ron Wakefield , Australia
RMIT University
Qiang Xu , China PR
Shanghai Research Institute of Building Sciences

Guest Members

Michael Behm , United-States
East Carolina University
Robin Drogemuller , Australia
QUT - Queensland University of Technology
Mohammed Dulaimi , United Kingdom
Leeds Beckett University
DongPing Fang , China
Tsinghua University - School of Civil Engineering
Zuhairi Bin Abd Hamid , Malaysia
Construction Research Institute of Malaysia (CREAM)
Theo Haupt , South-Africa
University of KwaZulu-Natal