ISBE aims to foster international collaboration in research and education of young graduates. We have existing link with China Academy of Building Research (CABR), China Committee of Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (CHVAC), UK Indoor Environments Group, Centre for Sustainable Healthy Buildings (CSHeB), Korea.

We co-organised the following international/national conferences and symposia:

·“Health and Wellbeing” for Sustainable Building in Korea”: 2nd SHB Symposium, 9 October 2009, Seoul, Republic of Korea

·“Sustainable Urban Development and Building Environment – SuDBE 2009”: 28 - 30 October 2009, Chongqing, China

·“Human Aspects of Built Environments”: 3rd SHB Symposium, 27 May 2010, Seoul, Republic of Korea

·“The 1st International Workshop on SVOCs in the Indoor Environment (The 3rd Japan, Korea and China Annual Seminar)”; 31 May – 2nd June 2010, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.

·“Preventing Sick buildings in an Ageing and Welfare Society”: 5th SHB Symposium, 10 February 2011, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

·World Renewable Energy, Asia Region and SuDBE 2011, 28-31 October 2011, Chongqing, China

·The 4th International Symposium on Heat Transfer and Energy Conservation (ISHTEC2012), 6-9 Jan 2012, Guangzhou, China

·“Materials, Lighting and Holistic Health of a Caring Environment”: 6th SHB Symposium, 10 February 2012, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

·“Parameters for Sustainable Management of Buildings” 10th SHB Symposium, 7 June 2013, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

·“Parameters for Sustainable Management of Buildings” 11th SHB Symposium, 1 November 2013, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

·The 8th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning – ISHVAC 2013, held at Xi’an University of Architecture &Technology, Xi’an, China from October 10-13, 2013.

We have contacts with the following universities:

·Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment, University College of London
·School of Construction Management and Engineering, Reading University

·Institute of Environment and Health, Cranfield University

·Department of Civil Engineering, Brunel University


·Department of Building Science & Engineering, Tsinghua University

·Department of Building Environment and Services Engineering, School of Human Settlement and Civil Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University

·College of Civil Engineering, Hunan University

·Centre of Environmental Health, School of Energy & Engineering, Central South University

·Xi’an University of Architecture & Technology

·School of Environmental Science & Engineering, Sun Yat-Sen University

·Key Laboratory of Subtropical Building Science, South China University of Technology

·Department of Built Environment & Services Engineering, University of Science and Technology, Beijing

·School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong University

·School of Energy and Environment, Southeast University

·The Faculty of Urban Construction and Environmental Engineering, Chongqing University

Hong Kong

·The Faculty of Construction and Environment, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


·Center for Sustainable Healthy Buildings (CSHeB), Kyung Hee University

·Yonsei University


·Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya