The University of Strathclyde in Glasgow is proud to have been selected to host the 11th International Building Performance Simulation Association Conference and Exhibition in 2009. Glasgow, Scotland’s largest City has a worldwide reputation as a welcoming city and is firmly established and experienced as a major centre for conferences and international events. For more information, visit

Conference Themes

The conference will be held on the University’s Glasgow City Centre Campus and will welcome simulation-based papers in the following themes:
advances in building physics
human aspects of the indoor environment
building services
commissioning and operation
energy capture and conversion
advances in applications
validation and calibration
software issues
simulation in design practice
regulation/code compliance
application day case studies
This web site is being regularly updated, so bookmark it for the latest news on BS2009. We look forward to welcoming you in Glasgow!


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ONLINE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: On-line registration was closed at 12:00 on 23rd July, but you can register at the conference registration desk either Sunday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 or on Monday morning from 8:30 onwards. If you only want to register for the Applications day, the registration desk will be open on Wednesday morning from 8:30. The registration desk will be in the John Anderson building at the University of Strathclyde. Details of location are available by [clicking here].

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME: a comprehensive booklet with all the conference details is now available to download (4MB). An smaller Excel spreadsheet (100 kB) with the basic conference prgramme is also available.

TRAINING COURSES: a series of software training courses (workshops) have been organised by software vendors. Check out the software workshops page for more details.