The International Cost Engineering Council (ICEC) is an nonpolitical and nonprofit organization which was founded in 1976 with the object of promoting cooperation between national and multinational cost engineering, quantity surveying and project management organizations worldwide for their mutual wellbeing and that of their individual members.
ICEC member societies are located in more than 40 countries, and have chapters or sections in many additional countries. Through these chapters and sections, ICEC has access to more than 120,000 cost engineers and project managers in over 120 different nations. Regular ICEC meetings are attended by delegates of the member societies where subjects of common interests are exchanged and discussed. Each member society has one vote on the Council.
» Read more: What is the International Cost Engineering Council (ICEC)?
ICEC is an NGO (Non Government Organisation) in Roster Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations. This status was granted on the 21 July 2006.
More information about this Roster Consultative Status can be found at the ECOSOC website at: http://csonet.org/
This website includes basic facts about this ECOSOC status and a guide on “Working with ECOSOC – an NGOs Guide to Consultative Status”. This can be found and downloaded at: http://csonet.org/index.php?menu=17
‘Women in project management’ is an interview with Dr Alexia Nalewaik – ICEC Chair and Deanne Earle the Director of Unlike Before Ltd conducted by KnowledgeTrain.
Please click on the following link to access the interview article: ‘Women in project management’
The ICEC Council Meeting is held every 2 years in conjunction with the biennial ICEC World Congresses.
The 2014 ICEC Council Meeting was held on Saturday/Sunday 18-19 October 2014 in Milan, Italy.
The ICEC Council meeting was held in conjunction with the ICEC 9th World Congress held from 18-22 October 2015 at the same venue in Milan, Italy.
Minutes of the meeting and the Meeting Agenda Book have been posted on the ICEC website in the Members section.
» Read more: ICEC 2014 Council Meeting – 18-19 October 2014, Milan, Italy
A compilation of classic CE, QS and PM papers published by ICEC members or presented at Member Congresses and Forums.
» Read more: ICEC International Cost Management Journal