Call for Papers for AACE International 2016 Conference in Toronto



Abstracts due 31 August 2015 for June 2016 annual meeting in Canada

1 August 2015 – Morgantown, WV, USA – AACE International has issued a call for papers for the 2016 AACE International Annual Meeting to be held at the Sheraton Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada during June 26-29, 2016. Abstracts are due by August 31, 2015.

Paper proposals in the following topic areas are invited:

  • 150801-pmwj37-aace-LOGOAdverse Conditions
  • Building Information Modeling
  • Claims and Dispute Resolution
  • Cost/Schedule Control
  • Decision and Risk Management
  • Earned Value Management
  • Estimation
  • Owner Issues
  • Planning and Scheduling
  • Professional Development
  • Project Management
  • Total Cost Management
  • Other

An abstract of 100-175 words must be submitted on the official form provided at http://www.aacei.org/mtgs/guidelines/call4papers.shtml#Introduction

Abstract should summarize the scope and nature of the work upon which the paper is based. Note the relative emphasis of the paper on either research work or practical applications for projects. Describe the results presented in the paper and state specific conclusions of your work. Describe how these differ from results or conclusions of previous work on the same or similar subjects.

Papers may not contain actual intellectual property data and must focus on developing and describing concepts for practicing total cost management professionals. In general, this is not an appropriate forum for academic papers that are highly theoretical. Papers centered on commercial products or endorsements will not be accepted.

Founded in 1956, AACE International is a professional society for cost estimators, cost engineers, schedulers, project managers, and project control specialists. AACE International is industry independent, and has members in 78 countries and 71 local sections. AACE offers a monthly journal, online bookstore, education, library, certification, annual conference, professional development opportunities, employment information, executive search services, member discounts and other benefits. For more information, visit http://www.aacei.org/.

Source: AACE International