Brian Cody
Prof. BSc. CEng MCIBSE

Prof. Brian Cody is a full professor and head of the Institute of Buildings and Energy at Graz University of Technology in Austria. He is also a visiting professor and head of the energy design unit at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna, Austria. Prior to his appointment at Graz University of Technology in 2003, he was associate director of the international engineering consultancy Arup, which has over 13,000 staff members in over 35 countries, and design leader of their offices in Germany. The focus of his research, teaching and practice is on maximizing the energy performance of buildings and cities. He is a chartered engineer (CEng MCIBSE) and founder and CEO of Energy Design Cody, with 30 years of experience in the analysis and design of energy efficient cities, buildings and systems. Cody serves on many advisory boards and juries. He speaks fluent English, German and Turkish.
In 2014 his contribution to the design of the NRW state archive building in Duisburg, Germany was recognized with the Balthasar Neumann European Award for Architecture and Engineering.