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The 2016 Behavior, Energy, and Climate Change Conference (BECC 2016)

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The 2016 Behavior, Energy & Climate Change Conference (BECC 2016) will take place in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. on 20 -22 October 2016. BECC is an international conference focused on understanding human behaviour and decision making to accelerate the transition to an energy-efficient and low-carbon future. BECC is currently in its tenth year and is associated with a growing set of allied conferences in Europe and Asia.


The BECC 2016 programme will include more than 40 plenary and topic sessions showcasing over 150 presenters selected through a competitive abstract process or invited by the organising committee, ensuring state-of-the-art information. There will also be poster presentations, workshops, and the traditional fun film festival.


The conference aim to provide information on ways to:


  • find real energy savings that will benefit the economy, security, and the environment;
  • accelerate climate-friendly innovation via appealing user-focused design, faster diffusion, and better management practices;
  • increase the benefits and decrease the costs of energy-oriented policies and programmes;
  • improve the analytic models that guide our vision.


The 2016 BECC Conference is convened by the Precourt Energy Efficiency Center (PEEC), Stanford University, the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE), and the Berkeley Energy and Climate Institute (BECI), University of California,



For further information on registration, programme etc., please visit the event's website at the link below.