Conference Schedule

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June 5th

4:00

Keynote - Prof. W. Richard Scott, Stanford University

 

   

4:00 - 5:30

Session 1: PhD Symposium Student Spotlight Presentations

This is a special format session to introduce the fifth class of EPOS PhD Symposium Attendees to the entire EPOC conference attendee audience.

 

Johan Ninan

 

Mahesh Balasubramani

 

Franziska Drews

 

Anthony Sparkling
  Soh Young In
  Bushra Bataineh

 

Camilo Benitez-Avila

 

Miriam Hacker

 

Janille Smith-Colin

 

Ram VG

5:30 - 7:00

Welcome Reception (Appetizers) and Poster Session

 

 

June 6th

7:00 - 8:00

Breakfast

   

8:00 - 9:00

Session 1 (3 Tracks)

Track 1A

BIM and Organizations

Moderator: Johan Ninan

 

Eleni Papadonikolaki

ALIGNING BIM ADOPTION WITH IMPLEMENTATION IN LOOSELY COUPLED CONSTRUCTION SYSTEMS

 

Iva Kovacic, Meilha Honic, Helmut Rechberger

BIM BASED MATERIAL PASSPORT AS A TOOL FOR ENHANCEMENT OF CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN AEC INDUSTRY

 

Venkata Santosh Kumar Delhi, Vishal Singh

OUR BIM OR THEIR BIM - WHAT DOES BIM ADOPTION IN CONSTRUCTION ORGANIZATIONS MEAN?

Track 1B:

Personnel Issues 1

Moderator:Mahesh Balasubramani

 

Paul Chinowsky, Barbara Robinson, Sherman Robinson

ANALYZING THE DYNAMICS OF SOCIAL NETWORKS BY COMBINING PSYCHOMETRIC MEASURES WITH SOCIAL NETWORK ANALYSIS

 

Yuzhong Shen, Rita Peihua Zhang, Tas Yong Koh, Steve Rowlinson, Robert M. Leicht

THE EFFECTS OF GROUP SAFETY CLIMATE ON CONSTRUCTION PERSONNEL’S SAFETY BEHAVIOR: A CROSS-LEVEL INVESTIGATION

  Charles Olan Skipper, Lindsay Greenlee, Jannette Finch, Kaitlin Marley EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE ANALYSIS OF UNDERGRADUATE ENGINEERING STUDENTS

Track 1C:

Innovative Approaches to Project Delivery and Management Moderator: Franziska Drews
  Kathryn Elizabeth Gasparro A TALE OF TWO BICYCLE LANES: HOW CROWDFUNDING, AS A SOCIAL MOVEMENT, CATALYZED A CITY’S INFRASTRUCTURE EXPANSION
  Peter Love, Jane Matthews, Jingyang Zhou, Jim Smith FUTURE PROOFING ASSET INFORMATION IN TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

 

qiang mai, shi an, yihuan he, jingrui ju

CENTRAL CONTROL OF INTEGRATED INNOVATION IN CHINESE COMPLEX PROJECT: GENERAL DEPARTMENT AND ITS EFFECT

9:00 - 9:15

Break

9:15 - 10:30

Session 2 (3 Tracks)

Session 2A

Collaborative Project Delivery

Moderator: V.G. Ram

 

Angelo Joseph Garcia, Sinem Mollaoglu

KNOWLEDGE APPLICATION IN IPD TEAMS: THE ROLE OF ABSORPTIVE AND ARTICULATING CAPACITIES, AND COMMON KNOWLEDGE

 

Daniel Hall

CONCEPTUALIZING IPD GOVERNANCE AS A COMMON-POOL RESOURCE SCENARIO

  Anthony Elijah Sparkling, Sinem Mollaoglu EXPLORING THE IMPACT OF FEEDBACK SYSTEMS IN COLLABORATIVE PROJECT DELIVERY APPROACHES: A TRANSACTIVE MEMORY SYSTEM PERSPECTIVE

 

Divyansh Srivastava, Vijay Kumar Saini, Venkata Santosh Kumar Delhi, Raghavan N

INFLUENCE OF PERCEPTIONS OF TEAM PLAYERS ON INNOVATIONS IN PROJECTS – A CASE OF LEAN IMPLEMENTATION IN INDIA

Session 2B

Energy and Sustainability

Moderator: Miriam Hacker

 

Leigh Allison , Jessica Kaminsky

OH THE PLACES YOU'LL GO: HOW RENEWABLE ELECTRICITY IS CONSTRUCTED

  Cheryl Chi, Mei-yan Fan, Yan-ping Wang, Helen Chen INCENTIVIZING HIGH BUILDING PERFORMANCE: A CASE STUDY OF PERFORMANCE CONTRACTING FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION

 

Neda Mohammadi, John E. Taylor

EVALUATING THE SPATIAL REACH OF ENERGY USE SPILLOVER EFFECTS IN URBAN SYSTEM FLUCTUATIONS

 

Laura Delgado, Tripp Shealy, Michael Garvin, Annie Pearce

PROMPTING LIFE CYCLE CONSIDERATIONS DURING THE PROCUREMENT PROCESS FOR GOVERNMENT FACILITIES EQUIPMENT: A CHOICE ARCHITECTURE APPROACH TO ENERGY REDUCTION

Session 2C

Public Private Partnerships Moderator: Janille Smith-Colin
  Edwin E Gonzalez, Michael Joseph Garvin IMPACT OF PROJECT ENVIRONMENT CHARACTERISTICS ON PPP VALUE CREATION AND INNOVATION
  Soh Young In, Rajiv Sharma, Ashby Monk APPLICATION OF RELATIONAL GOVERNANCE IN INFRASTRUCTURE PRIVATIZATION
  Camilo Andres Benitez-Avila EXPANDING THE CONCEPT OF CONTRACTUAL AND RELATIONAL GOVERNANCE INTERPLAY IN PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS: A DYNAMIC REALIST APPROACH
  Bushra Mohammed Bataineh ASSESSING THE OUTCOMES OF LOCAL PRIVATE OPERATORS’ PARTICIPATION IN DELIVERING WATER SERVICES IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES THROUGH PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS

10:30 - 11:00

BREAK

11:00 - 12:15

Session 3 (3 Tracks)

Session 3A

Megaproject Management I

Moderator: Soh Young In

 

Nuno Gil

GOVERNING STRATEGIC PLANNING IN PLURALISTIC PROJECTS: A POLYCENTRIC COMMONS APPROACH

 

Johan Ninan, Ashwin Mahalingam

STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES IN INFRASTRUCTURE MEGAPROJECTS – A DIMENSIONS OF POWER PERSPECTIVE

 

Liang Ma , Shaozhi Hong , Zhilei Wu , Yun Le

COLLABORATIVE GOVERNANCE FOR LARGE AIRPORT TERMINAL RENOVATION & EXPANSION PROJECTS WITHOUT SUSPENDING AIR: A CASE STUDY

 

 

 

Session 3B
Knowledge Management and Learning Moderator: Bushra Bataineh
  Giorgio Locatelli , Diletta Colette Invernizzi , Naomi J. Brookes ROBUST METHODOLOGY TO LEARN ACROSS MEGAPROJECTS
  Andrew Gallagher Tracy, Amy Javernick-Will, Devon Baummer “I’M NOT A SCIENTIST” COMMUNITY KNOWLEDGE-SHARING DURING UNCERTAINTY: INDUCED SEISMICITY AND HYDRAULIC FRACTURING
  Juliano Denicol, Andrew Davies, Tim Brady, Mark Thurston BUILDING AND LEVERAGING CAPABILITIES TO DELIVER MEGAPROJECTS: THE CASE OF CH2M
     
Session 3C
Project Team Dynamics Moderator: Anthony Sparkling
  Katherine Maslak , Bryan Franz , Leicht Robert FRAMEWORK FOR ASSESSING RESILIENCE IN THE COMMUNICATION NETWORKS OF AEC TEAMS
  Carrie Sturts Dossick, Laura Osburn, Bita Astaneh Asl MEASURING SHARED UNDERSTANDING: DEVELOPING RESEARCH METHODS FOR EMPIRICAL RESEARCH ON INTERDISCIPLINARY ENGINEERING TEAM PRACTICES
  Clark Olsen, Tripp Shealy, Frederick Paige, John Taylor, Anne Anderson, Semra Comu DO VIRTUAL WORLDS AMPLIFY OR REDUCE COGNITIVE BIAS IN GROUP DECISION MAKING: AN INVESTIGATION DURING THE DESIGN OF A BIO-INSPIRED BUILDING
  Faizan Shafique, Sinem Mollaoglu SCRUTINIZING SHARED MENTAL MODELS FOR INTER-ORGANIZATIONAL AEC PROJECT TEAMS: PROJECT DELIVERY METHODS PERSPECTIVE
12:15 - 1:15

Lunch

Keynote:Prof. Donald Lessard, MIT

 

5:30 - 6:30

Reception - Old Lodge

6:30 - 8:00

Dinner

8:00

Activity and Socializing
   

June 7th

7:00 - 7:45

Breakfast

7:45 - 8:45

Session 4 (3 Tracks)

Session 4A:

Personnel Issues II

Moderator: Janille Smith-Colin

 

Qinghua He, Delei Yang, Qingbin Cui, Shu-Chien Hsu

ORGANIZATIONAL CITIZENSHIP BEHAVIORS IN CONSTRUCTION MEGAPROJECTS: FRAMEWORK AND MOTIVATION

 

Tripp Shealy, Mo Hu

EVALUATING THE POTENTIAL OF NEUROIMAGING METHODS TO STUDY ENGINEERING COGNITION AND PROJECT-LEVEL DECISION MAKING

 

Marika Latvala, Vishal Singh

FIVE TYPES OF PEOPLE IN COMMUNAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN CONSTRUCTION SECTOR

   

Session 4B:

Moderator: Bushra Bataineh

 

Jere Lehtinen, Kirsi Aaltonen, Risto Rajala

STRATEGIC PRACTICES OF STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT IN MEGAPROJECTS

 

Andrew South, Geert Dewulf

AN INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING “STAKEHOLDERS”

  Kavitha Selvaraj, Parama Roy, Ashwin Mahalingam STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT IN PUBLIC SPACE DESIGN PROJECTS – STRATEGIES FOR SUSTAINABLE CHANGE: THE LUZ CHURCH ROAD CASE IN CHENNAI

Session 4C

Managing Construction Organizations and Supply Chains

Moderator: Anthony Sparkling

  Afroz Algiers THE COLLABORATIVE SUBJECT: A CRITICAL SUB-CONTRACTOR PERSPECTIVE
  Erin Arneson, Amy Javernick-Will and Matthew Hallowell CONSTRUCTION CAPACITY: HOW CONSTRUCTION RESOURCE AVAILABILITY AFFECTS post-TORNADO rebuilding of RESIDENTIAL HOUSING
  Peter Ryan, Colin F. Duffield CONTRACTOR PERFORMANCE ON MEGA PROJECTS – AVOIDING THE PITFALLS
     
8:45 - 9:00
Session Break
     
9:00 - 10:15

Session 5 (3 Tracks)

Session 5A

Project Ecosystems

Moderator: Camilo Benitez-Avila

 

Kent Eriksson, Kim Wikstrom, Magnus Hellstrom, Raymond Levitt

GOVERNANCE OF BUSINESS ECOSYSTEM PROJECTS

 

Viktor Sundholm, Julius Manninen, Magnus Hellström

MODULARIZATION OF BUSINESS ECOSYSTEMS ACCORDING TO SUSTAINABLE PERFORMANCE MEASURES

 

Christian Thuesen

CONSTRUCTING ENGINEERING SYSTEMS - A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF TWO PROJECT BASED INDUSTRIES THE CONSTRUCTION AND WIND INDUSTRY

  Abdulrahman Khalid Yussef, Mounir El Asmar, David Wayne Ramsey, G. Edward Gibson FRONT END ENGINEERING DESIGN FOR LARGE INDUSTRIAL PROJECTS: INDUSTRY PERCEPTIONS AND STATE OF PRACTICE

Session 5B

Megaproject Management II

Moderator: Johan Ninan

 

Nuno Gil, Jeff Pinto

PLURALISM AT THE FRONT-END OF COMPLEX SYSTEMS PROJECTS: GOVERNANCE AND PERFORMANCE IMPLICATIONS

 

Ge Wang, Qinghua He, Giorgio Locatelli, Xue Yan, Tao Yu

THE EFFECTS OF INSTITUTIONAL PRESSURES ON ORGANIZATIONAL CITIZENSHIP BEHAVIORS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT IN MANAGING MEGAPROJECTS

 

Mahesh Balasubramani, Ashwin Mahalingam

SHAPING MEGAPROJECTS AS INSTITUTIONAL EXCEPTIONS

  Tristano Sainati, Giorgio Locatelli, Nigel Smith, Naomi Brookes HOW SPECIAL PURPOSE ENTITIES (SPEs) AFFECT THE GOVERNANCE OF INFRASTRUCTURE MEGAPROJECTS
Session 5C
Stakeholder Perspectives and Engineering Projects  Moderator: Franziska Drews
  Allie Davis, Amy Javernick-Will, Sherri Cook MULTI-METHOD APPROACH TO IDENTIFYING COMMUNITY PRIORITIES FOR SANITATION SYSTEMS
  Miriam Hacker, Jessica Kaminsky, Kasey Faust LEGITIMIZATION OF WATER AND WASTEWATER UTILITIES’ ROLE IN URBAN EMERGENCY RESPONSE FOR DISPLACED PERSONS
  Jeannie Marie Purchase, Denise Rutledge Simmons EFFECTIVE PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT ACCORDING TO WHOM?: INVESTIGATING MEASURES OF PARTICIPANT PERSPECTIVES OF INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS
  Jenny McArthur, Vedran Zerjav, Andrew Edkins STRATEGIC VALUE CREATION IN INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS: DECISION-MAKERS’ PERSPECTIVES ON URBAN TRANSPORTATION DEVELOPMENTS
10:15 - 10:45
Break
10:45 - 11:45
Session 6 (3 Tracks)  
Session 6A
Organizational Field Struggles Moderator: Mahesh Balasubramani
  Franziska Drews , Nuno Gil WHO DOES WHAT? AN ORGANIZATIONAL DESIGN PERSPECTIVE ON BUYER-SUPPLIER ‘PACKAGING’ PROBLEMS
  Ram Venkataraman , Ashwin Mahalingam , Satyanarayana N Kalidindi INSTITUTIONAL STRUGGLE BEHIND THE DIFFUSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION (C&D) WASTE RECYCLING PRACTICES
  Caroline E. Nowacki, Ashby H. B. Monk USING MACHINE LEARNING TECHNIQUES TO BUILD A TAXONOMY OF SOVEREIGN INVESTORS
Session 6B
EPOS and Megaprojects: Past Work and Future Directions Moderator: Soh Young In

 

Kate Gasparo, Andrew South, Michael Bennon, Danny Hall, Bushra Bataineh, Raymond Levitt VIEWPOINT: OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHANGE IN US FEDERAL INFRASTRUCTURE POLICY
  Michael Puddicombe CYCLES OF RESEARCH
  Anita Ceric, Josip Sertic THE ENGINEERING PROJECT ORGANIZATION SOCIETY AND MEGAPROJECTS: LITERATURE ANALYSIS USING KEYWORDS
Session 6C
Legitimizing, Organizing and Governing Projects Moderator: Miriam Hacker
  Julie Faure , Kasey Faust , Jessica Kaminsky RAPID POPULATION INCREASE AND URBAN HOUSING SYSTEMS: LEGITIMIZATION OF CENTRALIZED EMERGENCY ACCOMMODATIONS FOR DISPLACED PERSONS
  Vedran Zerjav TECHNOLOGY, BUSINESS, OR RESOURCE? TOWARDS AN ARCHITECTURE OF VALUE CREATION IN INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS
  Juri Matinheikki, Antti Peltokorpi SHEDDING LIGHT TO A PERMANENT-TEMPORARY DILEMMA BY INVESTIGATING PROJECTS AS COMPLEX INTER-ORGANIZATIONAL SYSTEMS

11:45 - 1:15

Lunch and Plenary Session

 

Theoretical Lens Plenary

 

Rehema Msulwa , Nuno Gil

INTEGRATING EFFORT IN EMERGING PLURALISTIC ORGANIZATIONS: A STUDY OF PLANNING THE UK HIGH-SPEED 2 RAILWAY PROJECT

  Tripp Shealy, Dalya Ismael, Andreas Hartmann, Marc van Buiten REMOVING CERTAINTY FROM THE EQUATION: USING CHOICE ARCHITECTURE TO INCREASE AWARENESS OF RISK IN ENGINEERING DESIGN DECISION MAKING
  Jaison Desai, Daniel Erian Armanios WHAT CAN’T BE CURED MUST BE ENDURED: UNDERSTANDING BRIDGE SYSTEMS AS INSTITUTIONAL RELICS
  Sittimont Kanjanabootra IMPROVING INNOVATION UPTAKE SPEED AND ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT - IS DISRUPTION THEORY APPLICABLE?
  Antti Peltokorpi, Jere Lehtinen, Karlos Artto, Risto Rajala ECOSYSTEMS APPROACH IN THE MANAGEMENT OF MEGAPROJECTS
  Cara Mulholland, Paul W. Chan FOR GOOD MEASURE? A DISCOURSE ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL VALUE IN THE UK NUCLEAR DECOMMISSIONING SECTOR

6:30

Dinner and Awards