Tomáš Hanák is Assistant Professor of Construction Economics and Management at the Brno University of Technology, Faculty of Civil Engineering. His current research interests focus on business economics, risk management, construction procurement, energy efficiency and housing sustainability. Tomáš Hanák received his Ph.D. in 2007 from the Brno University of Technology. He is the author/co-author of two monographs, expert opinions and has also published extensively in international reviewed journals and conferences in the area of his specialization. Dr. Hanák also serves as editor of 3 international research journals and as a member of scientific committees of several foreign conferences. He put considerable emphasis on international cooperation in research as well as in teaching activities. He realized shorter term visits at 11 foreign universities in Europe inclusive of 3 invited lectures.