SPONSORS

SPONSORS

DR Kalle KÄHKÖNEN

International Editorial Advisor

DR Kalle KÄHKÖNEN

Professor, Tempere University of Technology

Hervanta, Finland

Dr. Kalle Kähkönen, is Professor of Construction Management and Economics at Tampere University of Technology (www.tut.fi). His former employer was VTT Technical research Centre of Finland (www.vtt.fi). He holds degrees from two universities. Professor Kähkönen’s background and experience are broad. He has carried out and supervised research in numerous areas covering also the implementation of research results in companies. Such combination of several scientific disciples is seen as a specific strength in modern research where top quality results are increasingly achieved in integrative efforts. With such interests he is closely connected to several universities and has key roles in those with respect to academic teaching, course developement and research supervising. Professor Kähkönen has acted as pre-examiner or opponent for 17 doctoral dissertations in Finland and abroad. He is also co-ordinator of a global research society CIB working commission W65 “Organisation and Management of Construction”. Kalle Kahkonen is also an active member of IPMA: e.g. He is Editor-in-Chief of Project Perspectives periodical and has been chairman of  Project Management Association Finland  (1998-2000).

Presently his research interests cover new dimensions and novel tools of project management and project based business e.g. understanding complexity of projects, visual management tools, management paradigms and new organizational solutions. Dr. Kähkönen can be contacted at [email protected].