Clients and policy leaders join Digital Construction Summit line-up
More leading industry figures have joined the Digital Construction Summit 2020 line-up, ensuring a strong representation of clients and policy leaders at the event, which starts next week.
Over 2,000 construction professionals have already registered for this year’s summit, which runs from 29 September to 1 October.
The opening session, at 1030 on 29 September, ‘Putting digital at the heart of the built environment’s recovery’, now includes Fiona Moore, information management consultant at the Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB). She will speak about the work of the CDBB’s interoperability expert group. This session will also feature the Construction Innovation Hub’s David Philp, the CDBB’s Mark Enzer, and Buildots’ co-founder Aviv Leibovici.
The third session, at 1030 on 30 September, ‘The power of data and its potential for construction’, has expanded its line up to Michael Hudson, associate director, Turner & Townsend. He will join Dr PCSG’s Jennifer Macdonald, Atvero’s Liam Southwood and Chapman Taylor Architects’ Stephen Higgon.
The seventh and final session, at 1430 on 1 October, ‘Creating a ‘golden thread’ of digital documentation to improve project efficiency, safety and client relationship’, will now feature Trevor Hardy, principal engineering leader at Transport for London (TfL). He will join Ringway Jacobs’ Chris Goodacre and Oculo COO Wojtek Szymczak to discuss how digital tech and data are being used by TfL.
Register for the sessions by clicking on the links below:
- Putting digital at the heart of the built environment’s recovery
- Common data environments and interoperability
- The power of data and its potential for construction
- Communicating digital solutions to site teams effectively
- The Building Safety Bill: digital’s role in the looming legislation
- Improving health and safety management with digital tools and data
- Creating a ‘golden thread’ of digital documentation to improve project efficiency, safety and client relationship
Other speakers include:
- Mark Enzer, head of the National Digital Twin Programme and chief technology officer at Mott MacDonald
- David Philp, digital impact director at the Construction Innovation Hub and global BIM/MIC consultancy director at Aecom
- Neil Thompson, digital construction director at Atkins
- Andrew Gamblen, digital manager at Willmott Dixon
- Vicki Reynolds, head of digital, i3PT Certification
- Matthew Lewis, senior technical manager, Clarion Housing Group
- Paul Nash, chair, CIOB Quality Commission
- Gordon Crick, health and safety inspector, Health & Safety Executive
- Zane Ulhaq, digital engineering manager, Atkins
Partners for the Digital Construction Summit 2020 are:
- Centre for Digital Built Britain
- Chartered Institute of Building
- 3D Repo
Media partners are:
Originally scheduled for 3 June in the City of London, the event has been rearranged because of the restrictions of the covid-19 pandemic.
More detail on the programme and speakers can be found on the Digital Construction Summit 2020 website.
For further information contact:
- Eva Rugeley: [email protected]
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