7TH NORDIC CONFERENCE ON CONSTRUCTION ECONOMICS AND ORGANIZATION 2013
– IMPLICATIONS FOR VALUE CREATION
12 – 14 JUNE 2013 TRONDHEIM
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.
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.