Day 2 – Agenda



10am Digital Transformation of the Built Environment

  • The future of project management

  • Is the UK still ahead of the rest of the world?

  • Challenges and opportunities


Jon Arnott, Associate Director of BIM and Digital Design, Broadway Malyan


10.30am What's the Reality for Construction?

  • The latest solutions and innovation

  • Are we on the brink of a digital revolution?

  • How is VR and AR impacting the industry?

  • Technology limitations


Ed Hayden, Director, Scott Brownrigg


11.00am Panel Discussion: Tech Trends of 2017

  • The field of robots – What to expect?

  • Wearable technological, 3D printing, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), virtual and augmented reality – Adoption and implementation

  • The Internet of Things (IoT) – Smartening the industry


11.30am – Networking Break


12.00pm Smarter Construction – Internet of Things (IoT)

  • Big data – The practical approach to building

  • Smart homes – Case study

  • Intelligent prefab – Overcoming the complexity of coordination


René Van Zwijndrecht, BIM Manager, EPR Architects


12.30pm  Panel Discussion: Artificial Intelligence(AI) in Construction

  • The latest emerging technologies

  • Adopting autonomous equipment

  • Computational BIM processes

  • Increasing productivity and driving revenue


Charlotte Cale, Head of Operations, Carillion plc
Mike Reader, National Director - Strategic Development, Pick Everard


1.00pm Panel Discussion: Innovation and Technology

  • Best practice of new technologies

  • What are the top tried and tested technologies?

  • The demand for new technology

  • What are the main challenges faced with adoption and implementation?


Nick Ainscough, BIM Development Lead - Studio Associate, IBI Group

CPD Workshops


1.30pm How to Align Your Digital Strategy – Where to Start?


2.30pm Generating Revenue Through Digital Construction


3.30pm Data Management, Cyber Security and Internet of Things (IoT)


4.30pm - Close