We would like to invite you to participate in the SBE16 Manila Conference which will be held on July 13-15, 2016 at the Acacia Hotel, Filinvest Corporate City, Alabang, Muntinlupa City.
The SBE16 Manila Conference is part of a worldwide series of conferences on Sustainable Buildings, with support from four international founding co-sponsors, namely: International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction(CIB); International Initiative for a Sustainable Built Environment(iiSBE); United Nations Environment Programme–Sustainable Building and Construction Initiative (UNEP-SBCI); and FIDIC, the global association of consulting engineering firms. In the Philippines, the local steering committee is composed of the top academic heads from the University of the Philippines’– College of Architecture, College of Engineering and School of Urban and Regional Planning.
With the theme "Sustainable Built Design,” SBE16 Manila Conference aims to inspire, mobilize and build capacities of professionals and stakeholders towards a more sustainable built environment. For your reference, following are key topics that will be discussed:
1. Sustainable Buildings Infrastructures, and Communities
2. Energy Efficiency and New Sources of Energy
3. Water Efficiency and Management
4. Materials and Resources
5. Disaster Risk Management and Business Continuity Planning
6. Governance and Regulation
Distinguished guests of the conference include Hon. Rogelio L. Singson, Secretary of the Department of Public Works and Highways as keynote speaker and other prominent international experts in fields of engineering, architecture and urban and regional planning.
The first two days of the conference will be plenary and parallel sessions. The third day will be Master Class Sessions.
For registration details, please visit our website www.sbe16.upd.edu.ph. You may also contact us through our email firstname.lastname@example.org or through telephone numbers 981-8500 local 3008 or 929-1710.
Please see attached conference poster.
We are looking forward to your participation. See you at the conference!
AURA C. MATIAS, Ph.D.
Chair, SBE16 Manila Steering Committee
Dean, College of Engineering, UP Diliman
SBE 16 Poster
Commission on Higher Education Endorsement