building design

On 29 -30 March 2017, at the Espace Grande Arche, Paris - La Défense, BIM World brings together all the digital actors for the construction, real estate and territory planning.   In this third edition of the event, many themes are put forward such as: Digital modelling, Collaborative, Mobility, Digital Building, 3D GIS, Geo data, Internet of Things (IoT), Smart Data, Cloud and Augmented Reality, where BIM is the focal point.  
Post date: 17 Feb 2017
Type: Event

2nd International Conference on Building Information Modelling (BIM) in Design, Construction and Operations    
Post date: 17 Feb 2017
Type: Event

Design4Energy Approach, methodology and new tools for designing energy efficient buildings in neighbourhoods     The Far beyond BIM design processes training workshop will take place on 2 March 2017 in Warsaw, Poland. Following the example of the FP7 Design4Energy project, this workshop focuses on the principal challenges of design methodologies optimisation along with integrated platform and tools.   The workshop's topics include:  
Post date: 10 Feb 2017
Type: Event

The purpose of Buildsmart, a EU FP7 project, is to demonstrate and mainstream cost-effective technologies and methods in the design of buildings with very low energy consumption in different European climates. The project also has a strong focus on energy-related behavioural issues, recognising the role end-users play on energy use in buildings. A large scale deployment of the used methods should be possible to practice 2020 in order to facilitate the implementation of the recast of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD).  
Post date: 8 Feb 2017
Type: Link

2016 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings - From Components to Systems, From Buildings to Communities  
Post date: 8 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

Active House General Assembly- open conference on design and development of healthy and comfortable buildings   You are invited to join the Active House General Assembly (GA) taking place on 7. March 2017 at Ecobuild in London.   Before the official part of the General Assembly, the alliance will organize an open conference within the overall Ecobuild theme to foster sustainability for health and happy people.
Post date: 6 Feb 2017
Type: Event

This report, released by the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC), presents a summary of the outcomes of a “futures workshop” facilitated by the council. The document identifies a number of innovative ideas for the built environment industry to deliver zero energy buildings.
Post date: 24 Jan 2017
Type: Publication

FOR ARCH (19-23 September 2017) – is one of the largest building trade fairs in the Czech Republic
Post date: 17 Jan 2017
Type: Event

The Hellenic Passive House Institute and its Cyprus office  organise the 1st Mediterranean Course and a Certification Exam for Passive House Designers, in Nicosia, Cyprus, in January 2017.   The course (duration: 70 hours), will be held by certified trainers  at the ETEK (Technical Chamber of Cyprus) facilities in Nicosia, with the authorisation of the Passive House Institute (PHI).
Post date: 16 Dec 2016
Type: Event

BAU is the World's Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials and Systems in the construction industry. It is where future-oriented manufacturers come together with an audience of interested professionals. Their primary interests include the latest techniques, materials and applications that can be put to use in actual practice. This is where visitors experience the future of building in person.  
Post date: 29 Nov 2016
Type: Event