(Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary, chairman)
Miklos Hajdu PhD received his PhD degree in construction management in 1995 at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. He is a civil engineer with 30 years of experience in both industry and academia. His research interests focus on project planning and controls. He is a past founding president of the Hungarian Project Management Association, and a past vice-president of the Hungarian Scientific Society for Building. Professor Hajdu serves as the editor-in-chief and member of the editorial board of numerous Hungarian and international journals. He has several dozens of publications including books and papers in internationally indexed journals.