Short introduction to ITcon

The Journal of Information Technology in Construction (ITcon) is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal on the use of IT in architecture, civil engineering and facility management. ITcon articles are submitted and published electronically only. The Journal is committed to minimizing publication delays, and to promoting maximum flexibility in the ways that readers use the journal for teaching, research, and scholarship while maintaining strict peer-review standards.

Journal of Information Technology in Construction is an Open Access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of Open Access.

The copyright of the articles remains with the authors, from the start of 2009 using the Creative Commons standard licence.

Recently published papers

January 2018 Akhavian R, Behzadan AH
Coupling human activity recognition and wearable sensors for data-driven construction simulation
ITcon Vol. 23, pg. 1-15, http://www.itcon.org/2018/1
December 2017 van den Berg M, Hartmann T, de Graaf, R
Supporting design reviews with pre-meeting virtual reality environments
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 305-321, http://www.itcon.org/2017/16
December 2017 Anderson A, Sturts Dossick C, Iorio J, Taylor JE
The impact of avatars, social norms and copresence on the collaboration effectiveness of AEC virtual teams
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 287-304, http://www.itcon.org/2017/15
November 2017 Almaimani A, Nawari ON
BIM-driven library for historic islamic structures
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 266-286, http://www.itcon.org/2017/14
October 2017 Azar EA, Kamat VR
Earthmoving equipment automation: a review of technical advances and future outlook
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 247-265, http://www.itcon.org/2017/13
October 2017 Tezel A, Aziz Z
From conventional to IT based visual management: a conceptual discussion for lean construction
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 220-246, http://www.itcon.org/2017/12
October 2017 Svalestuen F, Knotten V, L├Ždre O, Drevland F, Lohne J
Using building information model (BIM) devices to improve information flow and collaboration on construction sites
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 204-219, http://www.itcon.org/2017/11
October 2017 Davies K, Wilkinson S, McMeel D
A review of specialist role definitions in BIM guides and standards
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 185-203, http://www.itcon.org/2017/10
October 2017 Eiris R, Gheisari M
Research trends of virtual human applications in architecture, engineering and construction
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 168-184, http://www.itcon.org/2017/9
September 2017 Kehily D, Underwood J
Embedding life cycle costing in 5D BIM
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 145-167, http://www.itcon.org/2017/8