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2nd IBSPA-Scotland uSIM Conference: uSIM2020

Sponsored by CESI and hosted by Heriot-Watt University’s Urban Energy Research Group, the theme of uSIM2020 is Building to Buildings – Urban and community energy modelling.

Date/Time: Weds 11 November and Thurs 12 November 2020

Venue: Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI), High School Yards, Edinburgh EH1 1LZ

Following on from the success of uSIM2018, this year's 2-day conference will explore the state-of-the-art in urban energy modelling.

Call for Abstracts now open

The conference panel is looking for research papers from academia and industry in topics covering:

  • Community energy modelling
  • Future forms of stock modelling of the built environment
  • Use of big data in the understanding of urban energy
  • Software developments in dynamic simulation
  • Multi-building energy performance assessments
  • Applications of both bottom-up and top-down energy modelling of buildings

Key dates

  • EXTENDED DEADLINE - Full paper submission: Friday, 31 July 2020

For further details of this event, including how to submit your paper, please see the uSIM Conference website.

uSIM2020 Conference and sponsor logos
uSIM2020 Conference Banner and Sponsors