Reporting from the Building Simulation 2013 Conference (Chambery, France, August 2013)
When: Wednesday, September 18th, 6:30pm
Where: Gund Hall room 123 , 48 Quincy St, Cambridge MA.
Followup networking at a nearby pub.
We would like to invite you to our 2013-2014 kickoff meeting!
The event will begin with a brief introduction to the new board of directors of the IBPSA Boston chapter, and then move on to opening the floor for interaction and discussion among building science academics and professionals. For this occasion, a select group of attendees to this year's Building Simulation 2013 Conference will briefly present the key findings of the conference paper that each found most interesting, relevant and groundbreaking. Discussion will focus on the potential impact of these findings on the future of professional practice.
The speakers for this session will be:
Carlos Cerezo -- PhD student in Building Technology (BT), MIT
Timur Dogan -- PhD student in BT, MIT
Diego Ibarra -- -- PhD student in in Energy and Environment, Harvard GSD
Nathaniel Jones -- PhD student in BT, MIT
Tarek Rakha -- PhD student in BT, MIT
Christoph Reinhart -- Professor of BT, MIT
Brian Simmons -- Energy Engineer at Retroficiency in Boston
Transportation and parking:
Parking has been made available for the IBPSA-Boston event in the nearby Broadway Garage (7 Felton St. Cambridge) for $6. However, you must prepay at the following website! There is limited availability on a first come first serve basis.
Here are the instructions: The online link for the One Day Online Permit Purchasing System is https://www2.uos.harvard.edu/cgi-bin/permit/purchase.pl. Please note that, when registering as a visitor, you will be asked for a department name and code;use the following:
DEPARTMENT NAME: Visitor to Campus
DEPARTMENT CODE: 7700
You will need to have the license plate of the vehicle you are driving in that day in order to complete the transaction. Once you pay via credit card, you will need to print the permit itself (printed receipts will not be accepted). Guests will be directed to park on the third floor and above. The permit will be valid from 5pm until 11:30pm that day.