IBPSA-Italy Award for the best student paper

As part of the 16th IBPSA International Conference and Exhibition, IBPSA-Italy is glad to announce the IBPSA-Italy Award for the best student paper.

Students who have already submitted an accepted abstract can apply for the award in the occasion of the paper submission.

The first author of the paper must be a student (PhD, MSc, BSc or equivalent) at the time of submission. A nomination letter by a supervisor or by the principle investigator of the paper for the candidature support is required and can be uploaded at the time of submission together with the paper.

Six selected papers will be presented in a dedicated session as the finalists of the competition and the best one, also based on the presentation, will be announced and awarded with a cash-prize of 1200 EUR from IBPSA-Italy.

The finalists will be notified by the end of May 2019 and will have travel expenses refunded up to € 800. Attendance of BS2019 and presentation in the award session are mandatory requisites to be eligible for the reimbursement and the award. 


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All questions and responses will be posted to the IBPSA-Italy Award Competition section on the BS2019 website so please look here first to check that your query has not already been answered. Thank you.