i4Ci Awards Inaugural Scholarship
The Institute for Construction Innovation (i4Ci), has awarded its inaugural scholarship to Yadvindra Luktuke for the Advanced Studies in Estimating and integrated Cost Management certificate program offered exclusively at the UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education.
“I am honored. Learning the new methodologies, the Advanced Studies program offers, especially target value design/delivery, will help me understand how to effectively apply the data that we have to create better, more accurate estimates,” said Luktuke.
Originally from India, Luktuke, worked for Saniket Builders, LLP before, coming to the US to earned his MS in Civil Engineering and Project Management from UC Berkeley. He is a certified LEED Green Associate, and Certified Associate in Project Management is a Cost Estimator for Plant Construction Company, LP in San Francisco, CA.
“We are excited to award Yadvindra this scholarship for the Advanced Studies in Estimating and integrated Cost Management certificate program. His professional and educational background is extremely impressive. Yadvindra’s forward thinking and skillset makes him one of the future stars in the preconstruction field, and an ideal student for the Advanced Studies program” said Hung Nguyen, Ph.D., Director of Research at the i4Ci.
Dr. Nguyen and Paul Martin are both directors at i4Ci and are working exclusively with UC Davis – CPE to develop the Advanced Studies in Estimating and integrated Cost Management certificate program, which launches on October 26, 2020.