SEEK: Salford Environment for Expertise and Knowledge
Key Memberships
From September 2015 to present.
From October 2013 to August 2015.
Full Member of Research Centre: Management in Construction Research Centre (MIC)
From October 2009 to October 2013.
Profile Summary

* Manufactured Construction * Systems Design * Quality Systems


Key Projects
2016
Apr
Employee motivation and engagement for promoting green behaviour quality leading to energy efficient workplaces
British Council, 17,220.00.
Principal Investigator: M Arif (80%). Co-Investigators: H Yazdifar (10%), Z Aziz (10%).
2015
Nov
Earthworks Control - Pilot (2015)
Highways England, 20,000.00.
Principal Investigator: Z Aziz (85%). Co-Investigator: M Arif (15%).
2015
Nov
Optimising Handover (2015)
Highways England, 30,000.00.
Principal Investigator: Z Aziz (80%). Co-Investigators: M Arif (10%), J Underwood (10%).
2015
Nov
Lean in SMEs - Pilot (2015)
Highways England, 35,000.00.
Principal Investigator: Z Aziz (70%). Co-Investigators: Y Arayici (10%), M Arif (10%), V Ahmed (10%).
2015
Jan
KTP with Manchester City Council
Technology Strategy Board, 188,629.00.
Principal Investigator: M Arif (60%). Co-Investigator: G Wood (40%).
2014
Dec
Developing Green Building Guidelines for Occupant Productivity, Wellbeing and Behavioural Change: A BIM based Design Planning Approach
Qatar National Research Fund, 182,773.00.
Principal Investigator: M Arif (80%). Co-Investigators: Z Aziz (10%), D Tumula (10%).
2012
May
Low Cost Housing and Offsite Construction: A Multi-disciplinary Approach
Higher Education Academy, 1,500.00.
Principal Investigator: M Arif (100%).
2011
Nov
Evaluation of Emerging Ind. Housing Technologies & Systems for Affordable & Sustainable Housing Stock in India & UK
UK-India Education and Research Initiative, 20,000.00.
Principal Investigator: M Arif (75%). Co-Investigators: M Alshawi (20%), A Williams (5%).
2011
Nov
2010
Aug
Open Resources for Built Environment Education (ORBEE)
JISC, 245,345.00.
Principal Investigator: A Williams (50%). Co-Investigators: N Thurairajah (25%), C Egbu (5%), M Arif (5%), R Haigh (5%), B McAdam (5%), C Fortune (5%).
2010
Jul
Travel Grant - Green Building Business Delegation to India
European Business and Technology Centre, 830.00.
Principal Investigator: M Arif (100%).
2010
May
KTP with Walsingham Planning (Crowdcrete)
Technology Strategy Board, 89,761.00.
Principal Investigator: M Arif (50%). Co-Investigator: M Alshawi (50%).
Key Presence
Conference Organisation
2007
Conference Refereeing - Information Resource Management Conference, 2007, Vancouver, Canada
2007
Conference Committee - Business and Information conference, 2007 (BAI 2007), Tokyo, Japan
2007
Conference Committee - Information Resource Management Conference, 2007, Vancouver, Canada
2007
Member, Organizing Committee - Ideas Arabia Conference - 2007
Invited Papers and Lectures
2008
17th International Conference on Management of Technology, 2008, Dubai, UAE
Other Research Activity
2017
Editorial Advisory Review Board - Ideas Group International Books Publishing
2017
Journal Refereeing - International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology Journal Refereeing - Construction Innovation Journal Refereeing - Contemporary Management Review Journal Refereeing - Information Resource Manage... more >>.
2017
Editorial Review Board - Journal of Knowledge Management Practice