Salford and CIB
The International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB) is the world's foremost platform for international cooperation and information exchange in building and construction research and innovation. CIB has a worldwide network of over 5000 experts from 500 member organisations active in the research community, in industry or in education, who cooperate and exchange information in over 50 CIB Commissions covering all fields in building and construction-related research and innovation.
As one of the leading research schools in the Built Environment, SOBE provides leadership in various aspects of CIB activity. Professor Les Ruddock is the UK representative on the CIB Board.
Name: Construction Industry Economics
Joint Coordinator: Professor Les Ruddock
Name: Procurement systems
Joint Coordinator: Professor Peter McDermott
CIB Student Chapter
The Salford CIB Student Chapter aims to enhance our postgraduate students' skills, particularly in regards to international collaboration and information exchange concerning research and innovation in the built environment. All postgraduate students in the School automatically become CIB Student Chapter members upon registration.
- To provide opportunities to further improve relationships among postgraduate researchers
- To identify and exploit more opportunities on developing our skills and capabilities
- To expand our research networks within and among student chapters
- To promote the awareness of CIB and CIB Student Chapters
Salford CIB Student Chapter Committee
President of the CIB Student Chapter
Seyed Payam Salamati Nia
The CIB World Building Congress - 17 June 2019
The CIB World Building Congress 2019 is regarded as the leading construction research and innovation conference worldwide. Panel discussions, workshops, networking events, site tours, and lab visits will offer participants invaluable opportunities to interact and meet researchers, policymakers, and industry peers.