Biography

Dr Mehrdad Arashpour is the Head of Construction Engineering Discipline at Monash University. His team of research fellows and PhD students undertakes research on computer vision, robotics, prefabricated structures and process automation. He is one of the 13 worldwide members of the Working Commission on Off-site Construction and Infrastructure Task Groups established by the International Council for Building (CIB). Dr Arashpourhas many years of managerial experience in the civil infrastructure sector in Australasia and Europe. Dr Arashpour’s research has demonstrated sustained leadership that is evidenced by his work with the Department of Treasury and Finance for developing Victorian Digital Asset Strategy (VDAS-2019) and Victorian Offsite and Modular Construction Guide (2020-2021).