Committees

The ISIC Committees include the Executive Committee, Steering Committee, Technical Committee and Subcommittees.


Executive Committee

The ISIC Executive Committee provides visions and guidance for ISIC.

Name/AffiliationIICTG RolesBio
Dr. George K. Chang, Director of Research, Transtec Group, USAPresident

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Prof. Antonio Gomes Correia, Professor, U. of Minho, PortugalVice President

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Dr. Guanghui Xu, Professor, SW Jiaotong U., ChinaVice President/Secretariat

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Prof. Soheil Nazarian, Professor, UTEP, USAVice President/Subcommittee Lead

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Steering Committee

The Steering Committee shall be composed of experts from various fields within the Scope. Any candidate Steering Committee members can be recommended by the Executive Committee members and approved by the Task Group of Membership. The Steering Committee members shall represent all categories in a balanced manner:

Name/Title/AffilicationMembers' CountryISIC Membership/ChapterBios
Prof. Dietmar Adam, Professor, Vienna University of TechnologyAustriaSteering Committee/

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Prof. Heinz Brandl, Emeritus Prof., Technical U of ViennaAustriaSteering Committee/

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Prof. Jianming Ling, Executive Dean, Tongji UniversityChinaSteering Committee/

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Prof. Jean-Pierre Magnan, Professor, IFSTTARFranceSteering Committee/

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Mr. Lance Parve, Sr. Project Engineer, Design-Construction/CIM Coordinator, WisDOTUSASteering Committee/North American

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Mr. Curt Turgeon, State Pavement Engineer, MNDOTUSASteering Committee/North American

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Prof. Dongsheng Wang, Professor, Harbin Institute of TechnologyChinaSteering Committee/

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Dr. Xinzhou Yang, CEO, ChinaRoadsChinaSteering Committee/

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Ms. Connie Yew, Team Leader, FHWAUSASteering Committee/North American

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Prof. Musharraf Zaman, Professor, University of OklahomaUSASteering Committee/North American

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Technical Committees

The Technical Committee shall be composed of experts from various fields within the Scope. Any candidate Technical Committee members can be recommended by the Executive, Steering and Technical Committee members and approved by the Task Group of Membership.

Name/Title/AffilicationMembers' CountryISIC Membership/ChapterBios
Mr. Fredrik Akesson, Product Marketing Manager, DynapacSwedenTechnical Committee/North American

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Mr. Paul Angerhofer, Product manager, MOBAUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Prof. Jian-Shiuh Chen, Professor, National Cheng Kung University TaiwanTechnical Committee/

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Dr. Liangliang Chen, Sr. Engineer, Broadvision Engineering ConsultantsChinaTechnical Committee/

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Dr. Fengchen Chen, Sr. Engineer, Technical CommitteeChinaTechnical Committee/

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Dr. YinPing Ding, Chief Engineer, Dalian City Construction GroupChinaTechnical Committee/

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Mr. Yuhui E, Sr. Engineer, Liaoning Province Transport Quality & Safety ChinaTechnical Committee/

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Ms. Rebecca Embacher, Advanced Materials and Technology Engineer, MNDOTUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Prof. Carlos Ferregut, Chair of CE Department, UTEPUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Prof. Hui Gao, Professor, Heilongjiang Institute of EngineeringChinaTechnical Committee/

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Mr. Kevin Garcia, Road and Paving Construction Segment Manager, TrimbleUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Mr. Tim Kowalski, Hamm Applications Support Manager, Wirtgen AmericaUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Mr. Bill Laing, Project Manager, Volvo Construction EquipmentUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Dr. Jeffrey Lee, Principal Engineer, Australian Road Research Board-ARRBAustraliaTechnical Committee/

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Mr. ZeHua Luo, Chief Editor, China Construction Machinery Technology & ManagementChinaTechnical Committee/North American

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Mr. Todd Mansell, Training Consultant, CaterpillarUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Mr. Don Mathews, President, Reclaimed Aggregates, Inc. , Pavement Recycling SystemUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Mr. Antonio Nieves, Construction Engineer, FHWAUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Dr. Johannes Pistrol, Head of Research Group on Soils Dynamics and Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Vienna University of TechnologyAustriaTechnical Committee/

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Mr. Jim Preston, Technical Services, TOPCONUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Ms. Suzana Svetlicic, Head of Project for Geotechnics, DRI Investment Managment - Company for Development of Infrastructure, LtdSloveniaTechnical Committee/European Union

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Dr. Bo Tian, Researcher III, Research Institute of Highway, Ministry of TransportationChinaTechnical Committee/

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Prof. Erol Tutumluer, Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUSATechnical Committee/North American

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Mr. Kei Uchiyama, General Manager, Sakai Heavy IndustryJapanTechnical Committee/North American

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Dr. Mingsheng Wang, Dean of Civil Engineering School, Shijiazhuang Tiedao University ChinaTechnical Committee/

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Prof. Mike Winter, Principal, Winter Associates LimitedUKTechnical Committee/

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Dr. Dehu Yu, Dean of Civil Engineering School, Qingdao University of TechnologyChinaTechnical Committee/

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Ms. Lei Zhang, Research Fellow, China Transport Research InstituteChinaTechnical Committee/

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Ms. XiuPu Zhao, VP, ChinaRoadsChinaTechnical Committee/

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Sub-Committees

Subcommittees shall be authorized and approved by the Executive Committee to focus on the areas of interests within the Scope. The Subcommittee shall be composed of experts from various fields within the Scope. Subcommittee officers and members shall be from the Steering committee, Technical Committee, and General Membership. Any candidate Subcommittee members can be recommended and approved by the current Subcommittee members.


Secretariat

The Secretariat of ISIC assemble and operate the following Task Groups:

  • Task Group A – Administration and Finance,
  • Task Group B – Meeting Program (including the local host of next ISIC Meeting to develop the agendas as well as to secure the facilities and speakers required for the ISIC Meetings.)
  • Task Group C – Sponsorship and Industry Participation (reaching out to industry and cooperation to obtain sponsorship and exhibits for next ISIC Meeting),
  • Task Group D – Communication (broadcasting ISIC meeting information and maintain the ISIC website and social media)
  • Task Group E – Membership process and approval, The Task Group E – Membership shall nominate candidates to maintain a committee membership of up to 16 Steering Committee members and up to 40 Technical Committee members.  The Task Group E – Membership shall remove members who are inactive for a long period of time.
  • Task Group F – ISIC journals and other publication.

ISIC Coordination Offices 

We have also an ISIC Coordination Office for the Northeastern China Region, led by Xu Jin (徐进) of Longe Group 龙格集团. The Chinese title of this office is: 国际智能建设学会中国东北区联络处。The address in Chinese is: 哈尔滨市南岗区哈尔滨 大街与中兴左街交叉口爱达九溪LOFT1栋10层 龙格集团总部.