Key Presence

Editor of the special issue of “December 2004 Tsunami 10 years on” for ISI indexed international journal of Disaster Prevention and Management (2016) – in press

Editor of the special issue on lifelong learning in the built environment for ISI indexed International Journal for Strategic Property Management (2013) Access: http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/tspm20/17/2#.U2pu7aFq0QQ

Member of the editorial board - International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment

Academic Reviewer for the Journal of Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management

Academic Reviewer for the International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment

Academic Reviewer for the International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction

University of Salford VC early career research scholar (University of Salford, United Kingdom, August 2009). This scholarship funded and facilitateed the research project titled "A road map to develop a fully featured Virtual Environment for Built Environment Research Collaborations"

CIB award for the best paper at the final stage of postgraduate research studies received at the 7th International Postgraduate Research Conference Lowry Centre, Salford,26th -30th March 2007

ARCOM best presentation award for the middle stage PhD research category received at the 5th International Postgraduate Research Conference Lowry Centre, Salford, 11th -15th April 2005

University of Salford VC early career research scholar (August 2009).

Guest lecture (March 2016) on “New trends, challenges and uses of standard forms for construction contracts: UK perspective” for the undergraduate students at the department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.

Facilitator of the research methodology workshop for doctoral students in International Postgraduate Research Conference 2013 in Salford Quays, Salford, United Kingdom.

Guest lecture (February 2012) on "Introduction of BIM and the role of the future Quantity Surveyor" for the academic staff of Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. 

Guest lecture (February 2012) on "Introduction of BIM and the role of the future Quantity Surveyor" for the undergraduate students at the department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.

Guest lecture (February 2012) on "BIM and the Quantity Surveyor" for the QS undergraduate students, Colombo School of Technology, Sri Lanka. 

Workshop facilitator for the postgraduate workshop, RICS COBRA Conference: Salford, 2011.

Workshop facilitator for the disaster management workshop, RICS COBRA Conference: Paris, 2010.

Use of virtual networks and other mechanisms for capacity building and Disaster risk reduction (UNDP National Training Workshop on Disaster Risk Assessment and Management for the Coastal Zone of Sri Lanka, Kandy, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka, June 2010).

PhD research training workshop (Changing Roles 09, NOORDWIJK AAN ZEE, Netherlands, October 2009). Invited lecture for the PhD research training programme

Guest lecture on 'Qualitative Research Methods' for the for the staff members, postgraduate and undergraduate students of the Department of Building Economics, the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. June 2007 (Sri Lanka, May, 2007)

Guest lecture on 'Qualitative Research Methods' for the for the staff members, postgraduate and undergraduate students of the Department of Building Economics, the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. June 2007

Guest lecture on 'Virtual Environment for Built Environment Research', Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania, August 2006 (Lithuania, September, 2006)

Technical director, member of the organising team and the scientific committee, developer and the manager of the conference paper management system for the 2014 CIB W55/65/89 International Conference on Construction in a Changing World, Heirtance Kandalama, Sri Lanka, 4th to 7th May 2014

Technical director, member of the organising team and the scientific committee, developer and the manager of the conference paper management system, 2nd ANDROID conference, in Limassol, Cyprus, 23rd to 25th October 2013

Technical director, member of the organising team and the scientific committee, developer and the manager of the conference paper management system, International Conference on Building Resilience: Individual, institutional and societal coping strategies to address the challenges associated with disaster risk, Heritance Ahungalla, Sri Lanka, 17th – 19th September 2013

Technical director, member of the organising team and the scientific committee, developer and the manager of the conference paper management system, International Conference on Building Resilience: Interdisciplinary approaches to disaster risk reduction, and the development of sustainable communities and cities, Heritance Kandalama, Sri Lanka, 19th – 21st July 2011

Technical director, member of the organising team and the scientific committee, developer and the manager of the conference paper management system, CIB World Congress, Salford Quays, Salford, UK, May 2010

Member of the conference organisation committee and the theme facilitator, The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Annual International Conference (COBRA) 2010, Disaster Management stream, Dauphine Université Paris, France, on 2-3 September 2010

Technical director, member of the organising team and the scientific committee, developer and the manager of the conference paper management system, BUILDING RESILIENCE, CIB W89 International Conference on Building Education and Research, in conjunction with CIB, W113, CIB TG53, CIB TG63, CIB TG67, CIB TG68, and CIB TG69, Heritance Kandalama, Sri Lanka, February  2008

Member of the conference organisation committee of the 7th International Postgraduate Research Conference in the Built and Human Environment conferences, Salford Quays, Salford: UK. 2007

Member of the conference organisation committee for 7th International Postgraduate Research Conference in the Built and human Environment, Research Institute for the Built and Human Environment (BuHu), 27th - 29th March 2007

Member of the conference organisation committee for 6th International Postgraduate Research Conference in the Built and human Environment, Research Institute for the Built and Human Environment (BuHu) and Delft University of Technology and TNO, Delft, The Netherlands, 6th - 7th April 2006

Member of the conference organisation committee for 5th International Postgraduate Research Conference in the Built and human Environment, Research Institute for the Built and Human Environment (BuHu) 13th - 15th April  2005