The International Cost Engineering Council and The Global Demand for Cost Engineers

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dc.contributor.author Smith, Peter en_US
dc.contributor.editor en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2010-06-18T02:07:06Z
dc.date.available 2010-06-18T02:07:06Z
dc.date.issued 2008 en_US
dc.identifier 2007002933 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Smith Peter 2008, 'The International Cost Engineering Council and The Global Demand for Cost Engineers', AACE International, vol. 50, no. 7, pp. 26-32. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0274-9696 en_US
dc.identifier.other C1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/12384
dc.description.abstract This article describes the development of the International Cost Engineering Council (ICEC) since its inception in 1976 and links this with the global expansion of the project cost management profession over the same period. ICEC is an international confederation of cost management associations with the main objectives of facilitating cooperation between these associations and promoting the profession worldwide. Commencing with four founding associations in 1976, ICEC has grown to a membership base of 44 national associations located in 40 countries. ICEC now represents more than 100,000 quantity surveyors/cost engineers in over 120 different nations. This in itself provides demonstrable evidence of the global rise and recognition of the profession. This article will track this growth and the concomitant recognition and development of the profession internationally. This will include emerging trends in Africa, China, India, and the Middle-East. This has created tremendous international opportunities for expert project cost management professionals and demand for these services is at an all-time high. Unfortunately, this demand has not been matched by supply resulting in a global shortage in the profession. This article was presented at the 2008 Annual Meeting as manuscript en_US
dc.language en_US
dc.publisher AACE International en_US
dc.title The International Cost Engineering Council and The Global Demand for Cost Engineers en_US
dc.parent Cost Engineering en_US
dc.journal.volume 50 en_US
dc.journal.number 7 en_US
dc.publocation USA en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 26 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 32 en_US
dc.cauo.name DAB.School of Built Environment en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 120201 en_US
dc.personcode 870345 en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Building Construction Management and Project Planning en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom en_US
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dc.description.keywords NA en_US
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dc.staffid 870345 en_US


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