Update on the SBE Conference Series

Much has happened since we last reported on the Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) conference series.

This year, our colleagues have organized very successful national / regional events in Brussels, Scilla (Calabria), Helsinki and Prague. You can see summary reports of these events as prepared by the organizers.

Richard Lorch launches on-line open access journal

As you are probably aware, Richard Lorch has been a valuable advisor to iiSBE and SBE as well as having a major international reputation from his past role as Editor-in-Chief of the Buildings Research & Information (BRI) journal.

Taipei launches 2018-20 SBE conference cycle

The current cycle of the SBE conference series was well launched in Taipei on 14 October, at the National Taipei University of Science and Technology (NTUST). The conference, formally called the 2018 Conference on Innovative Low-Carbon and Green Buildings in Subtropical Areas (ILCGBS), was very well organized under the leadership of Dr. Cheng-Li Cheng, who is Dean of the Design College and also President of the Architectural Institute of Taiwan.

Annual report for Eindhoven iiSBE AGM

The annual report on iiSBE activities for 2018is available for download. It forms the background for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) that will take place on 4 November in Eindhoven, Netherlands, the day before the beginning of the Eindhoven SBE19 conference on 5 November.

N.L.

Update on SBE19 Helsinki

Ville Raasakka, organiser of the Helsinki SBE19 conference,tells us that they have reached an agreement with IOP publishing so all the accepted Scientific papers will be indexed. The SBE19 website can be found at www.sbe19.org and the latest marketing email can be found at http://email.ril.fi/archive/show/2637072

The deadline for Scientific or Industry abstracts is October 1, which will come sooner than you think... Ville can be reached at or by telephone at +358 50 366 8687.