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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.

Updated iiSBE Plan B position paper

We have issued a new version of the Plan B position paper on dealing with climate change impacts in the built environment, specifically adaptation and rapid actions to reduce GHG emissions. The PPT file contains additional information on expected climate change impacts.

Please see attached and send comments to larsson@iisbe.org.

Nils Larsson

Update on conditions for SBE17 Expressions of Interest

The four international co-promoters of the SBE conference series have agreed to relax a requirement related to the timing of the proposed SBE17 global conference. Instead of limiting the dates of the event to Q3 or Q4 of 2017, proposals for Q2 are now also welcomed.

Nils Larsson, series coordinator