12 – 14 JUNE 2013 TRONDHEIM

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The conference was held in good spirits with 77 participants. Proceedings from the conference are available online for free download.

 Award winners at 7th Nordic Conference on Construction Economics and Organization 2013

Winner of Statsbygg best paper award: Hedley Smyth, University College London with the paper: "Green" or maturing? Environmental sustainability in marketing and business development amongst construction majors.

Winners of Statsbygg best young researcher award: Therese Eriksson, Chalmers University of Technology with the paper: Learning in the early design phase of an infrastructure development project, and Selamawit M. Fufa, Norwegian University of Science and Technology with the paper: LCA of nano-coated wooden claddings utilizing accelerated ageing test results.

We congratulate the winners.

Next Nordic conference will be held i Tamprere, Finland June 11-12 2015. Further information is available from Kalle Käkönen kalle.e.kahkonen@tut.fi or Suvi Nenonen suvi.nenonen@aalto.fi

Nxt NeProgramme. The programme is revised per June 10th. This is the official version of the programme. It has been minor changes compared to the previous one.  A summary is found in the Programme section.

Construction process day. On day 2 of the conference, there will be a joint programme between 7th Nordic conference and a construction process day. We will share key note speakers Keith Hampson and Petter Eiken, as well as the Statsbygg awards .

Key note speakers of the conference include Prof. Graham Winch, Prof. Anne Grete Hestnes and Prof. Keith Hampson . See more on key note speakers in General information. 

Statsbygg and Skanska support the conference.  More oMoMMore on Statsbygg and Skanska in General information



PhD workshop June 11 - Free of charge

There will be a PRE CONFERENCE PhD WORKSHOP 11TH JUNE 2013 IN TRONDHEIM, NORWAY. It is Free of charge! (but you need to pay for your own travel).Theme:Getting it across: How to quick and efficiently describe what you do and how you do it. Time: 13:00 - 18:00 + evening. More info.. 

Awards - best paper and best young researcher

  We are proud to annonce that two awards will be to be handed out at the conference. Statsbygg will give awards for best paper and best young researcher. 



NTNU and SINTEF invites you to participate in this unique event;
a conference about construction research and practice with
a Nordic perspective. Our main goal is to present up-to-date
research and refl ections from practice, and to encourage a dialogue
between researchers and practitioners in the construction

The conference will focus on green urbanisation. Urbanisation
is meant in a wide perspective. "Green" relates to the consequences
for construction organisation and economy, from
ongoing development, as well as the industry's ambitions for the
future. We encourage discussion of current trends in a multidiscipline
perspective, including a social, environmental, economic,
organisational and technological perspective.

Why should you participate?
The conference is targeted at practitioners, researchers,
teachers and postgraduate students within all aspects of the
built environment. The conference will have a special focus on
construction economy and organisation with a Nordic perspective.
Patrticipants from non-Nordic countries and presentations
on related topics are welcome, and should challenge or contrast
the Nordic dimension for deeper discussions.

Time and Venue
The conference starts Wednesday 12 June 2013 and finishes Friday 14 June 2013. The conference is located at NTNU Gløshaugen campus in Trondheim.