Abdol Chini Director and Professor, Holland professor of Construction Management and Past Director of M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management at the University of Florida, USA and Frank Schultmann, Professor Doctor and Chair of Business Administration, Production and Operations Managment of the Institute for Industrial Production at the Karlsruhe University of Technology, Germany were appointed as coordinateres for the working comission.


The two coordinators come from different but complimentary building disciplines, (engineering/construction, design/construction, management/economics), and come from different geographic locations on the planet (America and Europe). They will be able to offer different professional and regional perspectives and expertise. The coordinators consider that they will be able to share the workload and the work together in a very synergistic way to the benefit of all the members of the working commission and to the better achievement of the working commission’s mission statement and objectives.