SBE 16 MALTA | Europe and the Mediterranean: Towards a Sustainable Built Environment

Dear Colleague,

We would like to welcome you to SBE 16 Malta (Valletta MALTA, 16th – 18th March 2016) www.sbe16malta.org
We would like to encourage you to submit your abstract until the 31st July 2015 and to present your work at the SBE16 Conference in Malta. Please find attached further details on the SBE 16 Malta Conference , or visit www.sbe16malta.org for further information.
ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The International event forms part of the 2016 International Sustainable Built Environment Conference Series convened under the auspices of the four international organizations : iiSBE, CIB, UNEP-SBCI and FIDIC. 

 SBE16_Malta will be the first international conference addressing a Sustainable Built Environment in Europe and the Mediterranean Region.
SBE16 Malta will be an International, full-paper peer-reviewed conference with a focus on different aspects of Sustainability in the Built Environment.
All papers, oral presentations and posters shall be in English. All papers accepted by the Scientific Committee and presented at the Conference in oral or poster form will be published in a book of Proceedings with an ISBN. All accepted papers will be indexed in international scientific databases.
The main results of the SBE16 Malta Conference can also be presented at the World Congress  (WSBE) 2017 in Hong Kong.
ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The International event forms part of the 2016 International Sustainable Built Environment Conference Series convened under the auspices of the four international organizations : iiSBE, CIB, UNEP-SBCI and FIDIC. 

 SBE16_Malta will be the first international conference addressing a Sustainable Built Environment in Europe and the Mediterranean Region. SBE16 Malta will be an International, full-paper peer-reviewed conference with a focus on different aspects of Sustainability in the Built Environment.
 The conference shall deal with the main challenges faced by both developed and developing countries in Europe and the Mediterranean in addressing the goals of sustainable development. These objectives shall be evaluated in the context of regional, climatic and cultural differences.
The conference shall serve as an important forum for sharing the latest innovation and best practice strategies towards a Sustainable Built Environment.
The SBE16 Malta event includes the International Scientific Conference, the Green Building Exhibition and Community Outreach.
The local organizer is SBE (Sustainable Built Environment) Malta the iiSBE Malta Chapter, in collaboration with the University of Malta, the Building Industry Consultative Council (BICC) of the Government of Malta and the Ministry for the Environment, Sustainable Development and Climate Change of Malta.
 VENUE
The conference shall be held at: The Excelsior Hotel (5 star) in Floriana, Malta, located at the entrance of the UNESCO World Heritage City of Valletta, the Capital City of Malta (European Capital of Culture 2018) and overlooking Marsamxett Harbour.
The Conference venue is located in a central area and can easily be reached by the public transport system. 
 CONFERENCE TOPICS
  • Materials Engineering for sustainable buildings
  • Building Systems and Processes, Energy efficient
  • Urban Regeneration and Spatial Planning
  • Sustainable Refurbishment and Regeneration of the Built Environment, Cultural Hertiage
  • Building Assessment Methods, Tools and Simulations
  • Renewable Energy Sources and the Built Environment
  • Intelligent Buildings
  • Socio-Economic considerations and a Sustainable Built Environment, Education in Sustainable Construction.
CALL FOR ABSTRACT
Abstracts between 150–250 words in English shall be registered into conference electronic system accessible, using the abstract template provided in the Submission section at:
www.sbe16malta.org until the 31 st July 2015. Information on the acceptance of the abstracts and on the preparation of full papers will be given by the 15th September 2015.
IMPORTANT DATES
  • 1st June 2015 Call for papers opening
  • 30th July 2015 Abstract submission
  • 15th September 2015 Acceptance notification
  • 1st November 2015 Full paper submission
  • 15th December 2016 Results of full paper review process
  • 1st February 2016 Submission of final papers.

You can find more details at www.sbe16malta.org. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at contactus@sbemalta.org

We are looking forward to receiving your abstract and meeting you next year in MALTA.
On behalf of SBE16 Malta Scientific and Organizing Committees
The SBE 16 Malta Conference Secretariat



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