Author Archives: Will Hughes

About Will Hughes

Professor of Construction Management and Economics, University of Reading, UK Editor-in-Chief, Construction Management and Economics Programme Director MSc Construction in Emerging Economies Programme Director MSc Construction Management School Director of Postgraduate Teaching Programmes

Chapman, R C (2014) The Rules of Project Risk Management: Implementation Guidelines for Major Projects. London: Gower.

The Rules of Project Risk Management: Implementation Guidelines for Major Projects. By Robert C Chapman, Gower, London, 2014. ISBN 978-1-4724-1195-2, £39.50 (hb) Publisher’s description: The evidence continues to grow that the effective management of risk is the very kernel of … Continue reading

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CC2014: Creative Construction Conference

21-24June 2014, Prague, Czech Republic http://goo.gl/6v9xR3

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Megaprojects: Theory Meets Practice: 2nd International Workshop

4-5 Sep 2014, Curtin University, Perth, Australia Contact: yoojin.jeong@curtin.edu.au

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4th International Conference on Building Resilience, incorporating the 3rd Annual Meeting of the ANDROID Disaster Resilience Network

9-11 Sep 2014, MediaCityUK, Salford Quays, UK Contact: android@disaster-resilience.net http://www.buildresilience.org/2014

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WBC16: CIB World Building Congress 2016

30 May – 3 June 2016, Tampere, Finland Contact: pia.helminen@tampere-talo.fi http://www.wbc16.com/

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Special issue on innovation, policy and environment

Background Innovation lies at the heart not only of productive and adaptive construction industries but also productive and adaptive economies.  The UK report Constructing Excellence (2004) suggests that a 1% in productivity amongst staff will pay for the capital costs … Continue reading

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ASEA-SEC-2: 2nd Australasia and South East Asia Structural Engineering and Construction Conference

3-7 Nov 2014, Bangkok, Thailand Contact: asea.sec@gmail.com http://bit.ly/ASEA-SEC-2

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8th Built Environment Conference

27-29 July 2014, Durban, South Africa Contact: admin@asocsa.org http://www.asocsa.org

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ARCOM 30: Association of Researchers in Construction Management 30th Annual Conference

1-3 September 2014, Portsmouth, UK Contact: conference@arcom.ac.uk http://www.arcom.ac.uk

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EPOC 2014: Engineering Project Organizations Conference: Beyond Boundaries

29-31 July 2014, Denver, Colorado, USA Contact: paul.chinowsky@colorado.edu http://www.epossociety.org/EPOC2014

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