The purpose of this Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is to strengthen the relationship between the Federation of European Heating, Ventilation and Air conditioning Associations (REHVA) and the International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA) and to promote substantial and tangible actions to increase the co-operation between the two associations.
REHVA represents with its 27 member countries more than 100,000 experts in the area of heating, air-conditioning, ventilation and refrigeration. IBPSA, established in 1987, represents with its 29 affiliates more than 4,000 experts in the area of building performance simulation. IBPSA is officially registered as a non-profit corporation in Canada.
REHVA and IBPSA enter into this MoU to promote communication and information exchange between the organizations and their respective members through announcements in journals, websites, and other communication vehicles and to cooperate in the development of, and participate in, conferences and exhibitions globally which may be mutually beneficial and which strengthen the bonds of international cooperation between the organizations and their respective members.
Both organizations enter into the dialogue in a positive and constructive attitude knowing that a positive outcome will strengthen both parties, ultimately resulting in technological advancement for the benefit of humanity.
Karel Kabele, president REHVA (l),
Chip Barnaby, president IBPSA (r),
|Karel Kabele, president REHVA (l),|
Chip Barnaby, president IBPSA (r)