About Us

Sustainable Built Environment 2016 (SBE16) Manila Conference will be hosted by the UP College of Engineering (UPCOE), UP College of Architecture (UPCA) and UP School of Urban and Regional Planning (SURP). SBE16 Manila is a regional conference of the International Initiatives on Sustainable Built Environment (iiSBE). This 3-day conference aims to promote and facilitate the adoption of methods, policies and tools to accelerate movements towards global sustainable built environments.

The hosting of this international conference is a great opportunity for Filipino faculty members and students who have limited resources and access to attend such forum to present papers, posters, network and exposure to worldwide sustainability issues.

International Advisory Committee

Greg Foliente, Board member, iiSBE
Nils Larsson, Executive Director, iiSBE International
Aura C. Matias, Dean, College of Engineering, University of the Philippines Diliman
Mary Ann A. Espina, Dean, College of Architecture, University of the Philippines Diliman
Mario R. Delos Reyes, Dean, School of Urban and Regional Planning, University of the Philippines Diliman
Adeline A. Pacia, Deputy Executive Director, National Engineering Center, University of the Philippines Diliman

Organizing Committee

Aura C. Matias, Chairman
Mary Ann A. Espina, Co-Chairman
Mario R. Delos Reyes, Co-Chairman
Augustus C. Resurreccion, Secretary General
Fernando J. Germar, Chairman, Scientific Committee
Emilio Miguel Mitre, Member, Scientific Committee
Dolores T. Madrid, Chairman, Program Committee
Jaime Y. Hernandez, Jr., Organizer, Master Class

International Sponsors

International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB)

International Initiative for a Sustainable Built Environment (iiSBE)

United Nations Environment Programme-Sustainable Buildings and Climate Initiative (UNEP-SBCI)

International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC)

Venue of the Conference:
Acacia Hotel Manila
5400 East Asia Drive corner Commerce Avenue
Filinvest Corporate City
Alabang, Muntinlupa City 1781
Tel nos.: 720 2000 / 588 5888