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Newsletter 2018 - 6


Around Commissions
CIB New Commission Coordinator W101
In August 2018 the CIB Programme Committee appointed Dr. Morten Tor Gjerde as new Coordinator of the Working Commission W101 – Spatial Planning and Infrastructure Development.
CIB W098, CIBSE and IBG Newsletter Summer 2018
CIB Working Commission W098 – Intelligent and Responsive Buildings – cooperates with the Intelligent Buildings Group of CIBSE – the UK based Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers. The CIBSE-IBG Newsletter is being produced in association with CIB W098 and is available for free.
CIB W099 Safety and Health in Construction Newsletter The Wellbeing
The CIB Working Commission W099 Safety and Health in Construction, introduces their first issue of the Newsletter The Wellbeing, formerly known as The Hard Hat. The Newsletter contains, among other, information about; Conference 2018: Salvador, Out with the old, in with the new, Research: Worker engagement maturity model. The Newsletter is available for free.
From the CIB Management
CIB New Guideline Publications Quality Control Protocol
CIB introduces their latest Guideline for CIB affiliated/sponsored publications. This new guideline contains various topics such as: content of Conference Proceedings, Peer Review Process, Application for Indexing/accreditation, and Books published by CIB Commissions
Forthcoming Meetings
CIB W117 Performance Measurement in Construction Call for abstracts WBC 2019
The CIB Commission W117 Performance Measurement in Construction invites all researchers in the area of building science, construction and information technology to submit abstracts to its session at the CIB World Congress in Hong Kong, June 2019. Deadline to submit abstracts is 30 September, 2018.
CIB W117 Performance Measurement in Construction, Best Value Conference 2019
You are invited to register for the Best Value Conference that will be held from Jan 14-18th, 2019. Professionals from all over the world converge to experience a unique education from the best in the industry. Early Bird registration before October 21, 2018
CIB W113 Law and Dispute Resolution Call for abstracts WBC 2019
The CIB Commission W113 Law and Dispute Resolution invites papers from academics and practitioners for its legal themed session at the WBC 2019 in Hong Kong, which will address legal topics affecting the built environment including, among others; Construction Law, Property & Planning Law and Environmental Law. Deadline to submit abstracts is 30 September, 2018.
CIB Co-Sponsored SBE 2019 Conference Helsinki, Call for Papers
The Global SBE series gathers again in Helsinki on 22-24 May 2019 to share latest knowledge and development trends in sustainable built environment. The SBE19 Helsinki edition debates how our Clean Planet with its Happy People can share Prosperity for present and future generations. Deadline for submitting abstracts is October 1, 2018.
CIB TG95 Professionalism and Ethics in Construction International Conference Call for Abstracts
You are invited to submit abstracts for the International Conference on Professionalism and Ethics in Construction that is organised by the CIB Task Group TG95 Professionalism and Ethics, and is hosted by the London South Bank University (LSBU) between 21 and 22 November 2018. The deadline to submit abstracts is 7 September, 2018.
CIB Co-Sponsored SBE 2019 Conference Tokyo, Call for Abstracts
The organizing committee from Japan is pleased to announce that the Sustainable Built Environment Conference 2019 Tokyo will be held on August 6-8, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. Deadline for submitting abstracts is 31 August 2018.
CIB W104 Announcement International Conference Open Building for Resilient Cities
This conference and exhibition aims to expand the discourse of Open Building by bridging practice and academia. The Conference is organized by the Council on Open Building and the CIB W104 Open Building Implementation world-wide network and is held in Los Angeles, USA on 6-8 December 2018.
CIB Co-Sponsored International Conference IAQVEC
You are invited to submit abstracts for the 10th International Conference IAQVEC 2019 that is Co-Sponsored by CIB International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction. IAQVEC is a premier international conference series, held once every three years. Deadline to submit abstracts is 1 November, 2018.
CIB W122 Public Private Partnership Call for Papers WBC 2019
PPP researchers and practitioners are invited to submit papers for the CIB World Building Congress, themed Constructing Smart Cities, that will take place in Hong Kong, China next year, 17–21 June, 2019. Deadline to submit is 30 September 2018.
CIB W104 Open Building Implementation Call for Papers WBC19
The CIB Commission W104 Open Building Implementation invites you to submit abstracts to its session at the CIB World Congress in Hong Kong, June 2019. Deadline to submit abstracts is 30 September, 2018.
CIB W099 and TG59 International Safety, Health, and People in Construction Call for Papers WBC 2019
You are cordially invited to submit abstracts for the Joint CIB W099 and TG59 International Safety, Health, and People in Construction Parallel Sessions, to be held at the World Building Congress 2019: Constructing Smart Cities, in Hong Kong from 17 to 21 June 2019. The deadline to submit is 30 September 2018.
CIB Co-Sponsored SBE 2019 Conference Graz, Call for Abstracts
In cooperation with BOKU Vienna, ETH Zürich and KIT, Graz University of Technology organises an international conference on sustainable construction. The Sustainable Built Environment D-A-CH Conference 2019 (short SBE19) in Graz will be held on 11-14 September, 2019. Deadline to submit: 15 October 2018.
CIB W014 Symposium IFireSS 2019, Call for Abstracts
This is a Call for Abstracts for the 3rd International Fire Safety Symposium. The Symposium aims to contribute to integrating Fire Science, Engineering practice and Design methodologies for a safe and sustainable built environment. Deadline to submit is 30 September, 2018
CIB World Building Congress Call for Paper EXTENDED DEADLINE
You are invited to submit your papers to the triennial World Building Congress 2019 and be one of the speakers or poster presenters at the event. Extended deadline to submit Abstracts: 30 September 2018!
New Publications
NEW CIB Proceedings Joint W099 and TG59 International Conference Safety, Health, and People in Construction
We want to announce the publishing of the Conference Proceedings that is related to a joint International Conference that is held in August 2018 involving W099- Safety and Health in Construction and TG59- People in Construction. The Proceedings are available for free.
Encouraged Journals
CIB New Issue Encouraged Journal Financial Management of Property and Construction
The latest issue of the CIB Encouraged Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction has just been published online. This issue of JFMPC presents a blend of subjects on both property and construction themes.
CIB Call for Papers Recognised Journal BEPAM
You are invited to submit Call for Papers for the CIB Recognised Journal BEPAM: Built Environment Project and Asset Management. The theme of this Special Issue is: Revamping Design, Construction, and Operations for Boosting Built Asset Sustainability. The deadline to submit is 10 November, 2018.
Members Section New Members
Welcome to New Members
Since the previous news article in the CIB Members’ section we have installed 7 New CIB Individual Members.