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Become one of the speakers at ICEC World Congress 2022

ICEC World Congress 2022

After Milan (2014), Rio de Janiero (2016), and Sydney (2018) the biannual ICEC World Congress will return to Rotterdam in The Netherlands from June 12 – 15, 2022 as a hybrid event. Cleopatra Enterprise is supporting the event as Platinum Sponsor. You can also contribute to the event by sharing your expertise on a project, scientific research, or other interesting development by submitting an abstract for industry and academic presentations before January 5th, 2022.

What is the ICEC World Congress?

ICEC World Congress 2022 is a global conference of the International Cost Engineering Council (ICEC) to be held in conjunction with and hosted by the Dutch Association of Cost Engineers (DACE). For the first time, the congress will be delivered in a hybrid event format, combining a live, in-person conference experience, with a virtual environment.

ICEC represents more than 300.000 ICEC Professionals (Cost Engineers; Project Controls Professionals; and Quantity Surveyors), in more than 40 Associations working in more than 120 Countries. The ICEC Professionals work globally in amongst others the building, infra, petrochemical, steel, mining, food, manufacturing industries.

“The congress is designed to educate professionals towards a variety of global industries that powers from precision. Cost and value professionals are critical thinkers who strive to provide their clients with accurate costings and funds management from pre-design to design to construction to operation to obsolescence.”

– Robert de Vries, President of DACE.

Note: The organization is closely monitoring COVID-19 regulations in line with advice from the Dutch Government and local health authorities to ensure your health is protected. In addition, they are working with the conference venue partners to ensure a safe and secure environment. 

Conference topic: Predictable projects in a dynamic world

The world is rapidly changing in many ways; digitalization, global warming and Covid-19 have a huge impact on the world where we live in. Despite all the changes we strive for predictable project outcomes. The theme of the conference is therefore “Predictable projects in a dynamic world”.

A Dynamic World refers to innovation (technical & IT), environmental challenges (sea rise, sustainability) and economic developments (world markets, COVID). Research shows that large numbers of projects are completed with a time and/or a budget overrun. The combination: “the need to be predictable in a dynamic world” should provide interesting presentations, panel discussions and discussion amongst attendees of the ICEC World Congress deepening our understanding of this phenomena. Around this topic the following 6 themes will be presented:

  • Sustainability
  • Project Control
  • Change
  • ICT
  • Geographical Influences
  • Human Factor

Become one of the speakers: submit an abstract

Do you want to contribute to this global conference? You can, by becoming one of the speakers of the event. How? By submitting an abstract for industry and academic presentations.

ICEC is seeking abstract submissions that will provoke debate, stimulate discussion, offer new ideas, learning and/or encourage the dissemination of research findings. The Scientific Committee welcomes contributions fitting in the 6 congress themes, as well as contributions integrating these. Contributions may be scientific and technical papers, but also experiences and know-how or interactive sessions. At the congress, you can present your topic in a presentation or pre-recorded video.

The deadline for the abstract submissions is the 5th of January 2022. Learn more about the abstract submission.

Cleopatra Enterprise platinum sponsor of the ICEC World Congress 2022

Cleopatra Enterprise is proud to be a platinum sponsor of the ICEC World Congress 2022. At Cleopatra, our purpose is to empower organizations to improve their project performance. We help people and organizations by combining deep industry expertise with our state-of-the-art tools and solutions. As a knowledge provider, we want to contribute to this great event of the ICEC by inspiring, starting discussions, and exchanging knowledge with professionals in the project controls community. Do you also want to contribute to this goal? Make sure to submit your abstract here.

Are you interested in joining the event? You can register here.

Do you want to become one of the speakers during the event? Submit an abstract.

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