iiSBE launches the 2011 edition of the Sustainable Building Challenge

Deadline postponed!

After Tokyo 2005 and Melbourne 2008, the Sustainable Building Challenge returns to Europe, hosted by the international conference SB11, held in Helsinki on the 18th - 21st October (http://www.sb11.org).
The third edition of the event organized by iiSBE focuses on the design challenges of all-round sustainability, opening up to all types of buildings and taking a step forward towards sustainable neighborhoods.
The best projects submitted will be invited to participate in design panels, created to show and discuss the design challenges and successes with the SB11 audience and the other panel attendees; all the selected projects will be showcased in the SBTheatre, which will feature audio and video presentations of the projects, each visible also on demand.

Attached you will find the full information on the Sustainable Building Challenge 2011, plus the Expression of Interest form, to be returned to the SBChallenge11 secretariat (sbchallenge@iisbe.org) before January 28th February 14, 2011.
Please do contact us for any question.

We await your project submissions!

Giulia Barbano
SBChallenge11 secretariat

SB11 abstracts submission date postponed until 7 November 2010

World Sustainable Building Conference

18 - 21 October, 2011 Helsinki, Finland

Synergy grids update

One of working groups within iiSBE is WG Synergy Grids. Attached document summarizes basic concepts and ideas.

File updated Jan 30, 2011

iiSBE Working groups and annual general meeting, 08-09 October, 2010, prior to the Euregion SB10 Conference

The iiSBE Working groups and annual general meeting will take place in Maastricht, the Netherlands, 08-09 October, 2010, prior to the Euregion SB10 Conference.

Meetings agenda is in the attachment. For more information on the Euregional confernce on sustainable building: Towards 0-impact buildings and environments which will take place 11-13 October 2010 navigate to the website http://www.sb10.nl.

iiSBE short overview (presentation)

In the attached presentation you will find a basic information on the International Initiative for a Sustainable Built Environment.

Presentation higlights:

  • iiBSE at glance
  • iiSBE activities
  • Board of Directors 2010-2011
  • Active working groups
  • Overview of regional SB conferences 2010 and World SB11 confernce in Helsinki, Finland
  • SBTool
  • SB Method
  • SBTool in Italy
  • Protocollo ITACA
  • Social housing porjects in Italy