IAWE NEWS

2016.06.14
The 7th International Symposium on Computational Wind Engineering (CWE2018) will be held in June 18th to 22nd, 2018 in Seoul, Korea.

2016.05.25
The 7th European and African Conference on Wind Engineering (EACWE 2017) will be held at Liège (Belgium), from July 3-6 2017.

2016.04.27
YUKIO TAMURA is awarded IAWE Senior Award (Davenport Medal) 2016 for his many contributions to wind engineering, its growth and its dissemination.
TIM TSE is awarded IAWE Junior Award 2016 for his many contributions to high-frequency base-balance testing and wind resistant analysis of tall buildings.

2016.03.02
The latest flyer of ICONHIC2016 conference supported by IAWE and IG-WRDRR is available.

2016.03.01
The 14th Conference of the Italian Association for Wind Engineering, IN-VENTO 2016 will be held in Terni, Italy, at Hotel Valentino, on September 25-28, 2016.

2016.02.25
AIV published the first international journal (in French).

2016.02.12
The 6th of IRENEC Conferences will be organized on 26 – 28 May 2016 in Istanbul, chaired by Prof. Dr. Tanay Sidki Uyar.

2016.02.09
The deadline for paper submission to the 1st International Conference on Natural Hazards & Infrastructure (ICONHIC) has been extended to 01 March, 2016.

2016.01.11
IAWE is calling for nominations for IAWE Awards in 2016!

2015.11.17
The 15ICWE, co-chaired by Prof. Yaojun Ge (Tongji University, China) and Prof. Qingshan Yang (Beijing Jiaotong University, China), will be held in Beijing in September 2019 (Tentatively).

2015.09.27
From IAWE Secretariat: IAWE will support “First International Symposium on Flutter and its Application (ISFA2016)”, to be held in Tokyo, Japan during May 15-17, 2016.

2015.09.10
The 12th UK Wind Engineering Society conference will be held at the University of Nottingham, UK during September 5-7, 2016.

2015.07.07
Following important decisions were made at the IAWE General Assembly held on June 23, 2015 during the 14ICWE
1) Prof. Ahsan Kareem was elected as the IAWE President for 2015-2019;
2) China Wind Engineering Group was awarded to hold 15ICWE in 2019 in Beijing;
3) Prof. Mark Sterling was elected as the Regional Representative for Europe-Africa Region for 2015-2019

2015.05.01
From IAWE Secretariat: The 2015 IAWE award recipients have been decided. The senior award (Davenport Medal) winner is Dr. Peter A. Irwin. The junior award winner is Dr. Vincent Denoël. An award ceremony will be held at the conference dinner of ICWE14.

2015.04.15
From IAWE Secretariat: The Proceedings of APCWE2013 has been disclosed at IAWE HP.

2015.03.18
From IAWE Secretariat: The presentation materials in PDF format of the IAWE forum are available at the website. You may also download the full proceedings from here.

2015.01.11
From IAWE Secretariat: The website for Public Forum on Necessity and Efficiency of Large-Scale Facilities for WR DRR is open.

2015.01.06
From IAWE Secretariat: IAWE Public Forum on Necessity and Efficiency of Large-Scale Facilities for WR DRR will be held in Sendai, Japan on March 16, 2015.

2015.01.03
From IAWE Secretariat: IAWE is calling for nominations for IAWE Awards 2015.

2015.01.03
From IAWE Secretariat: IAWE is calling for nominations for IAWE President in 2015-2019 and host of 15th ICWE.

2014.11.02
From IAWE Secretariat: The next CWE will be hosted by WEIK in Seoul in 2018. Prof. Young-Cheol Ha will serve as the conference chair.

2014.11.01
From 14th ICWE: The submission deadline for 4-page abstracts is extended to November 30, 2014.

2014.09.16
From 14th ICWE: The submission deadline for 4-page abstracts is extended to October 31, 2014.

2014.08.01
From 14th ICWE: The official website of the 14th ICWE is available: http://www.icwe14.org/.

2014.07.04
From 14th ICWE: The deadline for submitting the 4-page abstracts is September 15, 2014.

2014.06.14
From IAWE Secretariat: The program of the 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014 is available.

2014.05.28
From IAWE Secretariat: The 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014 will be held from August 24-28, 2014 in Davos, Switzerland.

2014.05.15
From IAWE Secretariat: The 2014 IAWE award recipients are decided. The senior award winner is Prof. Giorgio Diana, the junior award winner is Prof. Forrest Masters.

2014.03.18
From IAWE Secretariat: The Proceedings of EACWE2014 is uploaded into IAWE HP.

2014.02.28
From IAWE Secretariat: The Proceedings of BBAA7 is uploaded into IAWE HP.

2014.01.26
From IAWE Secretariat: The date of next ICWE in Porto Alegre in fixed. It will be held during June 21-26 2015.

2014.01.23
From IAWE Secretariat: A short introduction movie of the first MOOC (= Massive Open Online Course) by Eindhoven University of Technology: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbaKkVY43Dg

2014.01.15
IAWE Secretariat is calling for nominations for IAWE Awards in 2014.

2014.01.12
From IAWE Secretariat: Dr. Yaojun Ge was elected to be the coordinator of IAWE Asia-Oceania Region for the period of 2013-2017.

2013.12.12
From IAWE Secretariat: The UK Wind Engineering Conference in 2014 is calling for papers.

2013.12.12
From IAWE Secretariat: Indian Society of Wind Engineering (ISWE) will hold the 7th National Conference on Wind Engineering during November 21-22, 2014.

2013.12.12
From IAWE Secretariat: Polish Association for Wind Engineering is calling for papers for the 7th International Symposium on environmental effects on buildings and people: Actions, Influences, Discomfort

2013.12.03
Final report of the Sixth European and African Conference on Wind Engineering was uploaded.

2013.11.30
From IAWE Secretariat: We mourn Professor Hans Joachim Gerhardt, who co-chaired the 7th ICWE in 1987. You can read a brief text to memorize him.

2013.11.15
From IAWE Secretariat: We are grieving over the death caused by Typhoon Haiyan, an exceptionally powerful tropical cyclone that devastated portions of Southeast Asia, particularly the Philippines.

2013.11.10
IAWE Secretariat is calling for nominations for the next APCWE conference host and the regional coordinator of Asia-Oceania region 2013-1017.

2013.10.28
ICE/WES Scruton Prestige Lecture is being given by Dr. Ahsan Kareem on Monday 25 November 2013. Please click on the link to view details of his talk and to book your place on line.

2013.09.25
The Danish Wind Engineering Society (Dansk Selskab for Vindteknik - DSVI) joined the International Association for Wind Engineering.

2013.08.31
A sad news: Professor Hans Gerhardt, who was a member of the Editorial Board of the JWEIA and a valuable member of our community, passed away on August 4 in Gorran Haven, UK. (A short introduction of Hans Gerhardt)

2013.08.25
From TPU-GCOE: Drs. Y. Tamura and Kareem co-edited a textbook "Advanced Structural Wind Engineering" collaborated by world eminent professors (Flyer).

2013.07.12
From IAWE Secretariat: The AIV was awarded the host of 7th European-African Conference on Wind Engineering (EACWE2017).

2013.07.12
From IAWE Secretariat: The 6th European-African Conference on Wind Engineering (EACWE2013) was successfully held in Cambridge, UK.

2013.06.28
From IAWE Secretariat: The University of Florida was awarded the host of 13th Americas Conference on Wind Engineering in 2017. Dr.Forrest Masters was unanimously voted in as the Chair of the 13ACWE.

2013.06.22
From IAWE Secretariat: 12th Americas Conference on Wind Engineering was successfully held in Seattle, USA.

2013.05.20
From IAWE Secretariat: The IAWE Awards in 2013 are decided! Haifan Xiang and Bert Blocken are awarded the IAWE senior and junior awards respectively! Congratulations!

2013.05.19
From IAWE Secretariat: IAWE and IG-WRDRR co-organized a session of Scientific and Technical Platforms/Networks with other thematic organizations of UN/ISDR at the 4th Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction that was held in Geneva, Switzerland during 19-23 May 2013.

2013.05.15
From IAWE Secretariat: China, Japan and Korea held a joint CJK wind engineering conference in Shijiazhuang, China.

2013.05.02
From IAWE Secretariat: The full conference (WWEC2013) programme is available on the conference website.

2013.03.15
From IAWE Secretariat: Nomination for IAWE awards is due soon?. Please send your nominations to IAWE Secretariat before the end of March, 2013.

2013.02.23
Dr. Tanay Sidki Uyar is invited to the Executive Board of IAWE as a representative of World Wind Energy Association (WWEA).

2013.02.16
APCWE-VIII is calling for abstract submissions.

2013.01.10
More information of Urban Physics Autumn School 2013 is available from www.urbanphysics2013.org.

2013.01.07
From IAWE Secretariat: An IAWE supported Symposium (The 6th International Symposium on Wind Effects on Buildings and Urban Environment) will be held in Tokyo, Japan on March 6, 2013.

2013.01.07
From IAWE Secretariat: An IAWE supported Workshop (Workshop on Tornado Disaster Risk Reduction in Bangladesh) will be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh on January 15, 2013.

2012.12.27
A flyer of Urban Physics Autumn School 2013: An international specialised workshop for doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers.

2012.12.20
From IAWE Secretariat: IAWE is calling for nominations for IAWE Awards for 2013 (Awards Rules).

2012.12.09
From IAWE Secretariat: Wind Wizard: Alan G. Davenport and the Art of Wind Engineering

2012.11.23
From IAWE Secretariat: The ERCOFTAC Symposium "Unsteady Separation in Fluid-Structure Interaction" will be held in Mykonos, Greece, on 17-21 June 2013.

2012.11.20
From HKWES: The 1st Hong Kong Wind Engineering Society Workshop will be held on 10-11 January 2013 at the City University of Hong Kong.

2012.11.6
From IAWE: APCWE8 is calling for abstract submissions.

2012.10.20
From AAWE: AAWE newsletter that commemorates Jack Cermak is released.

2012.10.17
From IAWE Secretariat: The Sixth International Symposium on Computational Wind Engineering (CWE2014) will be chaired by K.H. Schluenzen, B. Leitl, K.-U. Bletzinger, J. Franke, R. Hoeffer and C. Katz. A link to the website of CWE2014 was made.

2012.10.15
From IAWE Secretariat: The deadline of paper submission of EACWE (October 31, 2012) is approaching. We look forward to seeing you in Cambridge next July.

2012.9.7
Prof. Luca Caracoglia from Northeastern University, USA, will serve as one member of the Executive Board of IAWE as the Chair of BBAA8.

2012.9.7
BBAA7, chaired by Prof. Yaojun Ge, is finished with grand success! Northeastern University, USA, is awarded the host of next BBAA in 2016.

2012.9.3
From IAWE Secretariat: Prof. Ted Stathopoulos (Concordia University) was awarded IAWE Senior Award (Davenport Medal). Prof. John Schroeder (Texas Tech University) was awarded IAWE Junior Award. Awards ceremony was held at the banquet of BBAA7 held in Shanghai. (Flyer)

2012.8.23
From AAWE President: Dr. Jack Cermak Passed Away on August 21, 2012.(Continued)

2012.8.23
From IAWE President: Passing of Professor Jack E. Cermak on August 21, 2012.
It is with great sorrow that we have heard the sad news of the passing of Professor Jack E. Cermak...(Continued)

2012.8.3
An IAWE-supported Conference "OFFSHORE WIND Development Forum 2012" will be held in Taiwan,during 3-4 SEPTEMBER 2012.

2012.7.26
The International HFBB Benchmark study has finally come to the end with the support of participating laboratories. Please refer to the two summaries (Building A, Building B) for the comparisons.

2012.7.20
From 12ACWE: 12ACWE call for abstracts announcement
Important Dates:
Abstract Submissions Open: July 1,2012
Submission deadline: october 20, 2012.

2012.07.18
The Birmingham Centre for Railway Research will be hosting an international Workshop on Railway Aerodynamics from April 8th to 10th next year.

2012.06.18
From ANIV: Italian conference on Wind Engineering IN-VENTO-2012 - Venice, Palazzo Badoer (7-10 October 2012) becomes international (Download).

2012.06.18
From ANIV: Italian conference on Wind Engineering IN-VENTO-2012 - Venice, Palazzo Badoer (7-10 October 2012) becomes international (Download).

2012.06.10
From EACWE6: Abstract submission is now possible via the conference website.

2011.11.16
IAWE is calling for the host for the next International Colloquium on Bluff-Body Aerodynamics and its Applications (BBAA8).

2011.12.25
Annual report of the IG-WRDRR in 2011 is available.

2011.12.4
IAWE is calling for nominations for IAWE Awards for 2012
One Senior Award and one Junior Award may be awarded at coming BBAA7. Please kindly nominate awards candidates no later than March 31, 2012.

2011.11.25
New IAWE Members
The Hong Kong Wind Engineering Society (HKWES) joined IAWE as a Member Organization on November 22, 2011.

2011.10.25
WIND ENGINEERING RESEARCH NEEDS
The ASCE Technical Council for Wind Engineering (TCWE), chaired by Ted Stathopoulos, has published a short note on wind engineering needs.