• Sydney Opera House
  • Sydney Bondi Beach
  • UNSW Australia (University of New South Wales)
  • Tyree Energy Technologies Building at UNSW Australia

Conference Themes

Design Innovation and Collaboration

  • Bioclimatic architecture
  • Integrated design for high-performance buildings
  • Energy conservation and efficiency in built environments
  • Building and urban retrofit
  • Carbon positive buildings and precincts
  • Sustainable built asset management and collaboration
  • Decision-support for high performance built environments
  • Smart Built Environments

  • Computational design
  • Smart cities and buildings
  • Building or urban information modelling
  • Interactive built environments
  • Remote sensing and GIS
  • Sustainability Policy and Governance

  • Policies to enhance sustainable built environments
  • Regulations, standards and rating systems
  • Built Environment Resilience

  • Adaptive architecture
  • Liveability and urban infrastructure and resource efficiency
  • Healthy and low carbon living
  • Disaster resilience and recovery
  • Assessment of the resilience of built environment systems
  • Management and decision-support for resilience
  • Performance Assessment in Built Environments

  • Indoor environment and thermal comfort
  • Healthy built environments
  • Post-occupancy evaluation of buildings
  • Micro-climate performance and outdoor thermal comfort
  • Green infrastructure and ecosystem services
  • Integrated sustainability assessment
  • High Performance Materials and Emerging Technology

  • Materials recycling, reuse and manufacturing for built environments
  • High performance materials
  • Emerging technology in built environments
  • Construction innovation
  • Education for Sustainable Built Environments

  • Government and community education programs for environmental sustainability
  • Sustainability education in engineering and built environments
  • Industry, Government and University Collaboration

  • Best practices in industry, government and university collaboration
  • Innovative collaboration and engagement systems