ASHRAE is extending the deadline to submit white papers for its upcoming HVAC construction building conference.

Proposals are now due Oct. 23 for the 2016 SimBuild conference HVAC market event in Salt Lake City. The meeting will focus on building performance modeling.

The American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers is looking for abstracts on topic such as energy efficiency, data exchange, HVAC component modeling and occupant comfort. Accepted papers are due Jan. 15, 2016.

For details and the full list of recommended topics, go to this website.