UKCW 2019


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Building Sustainably… Building Productively… Building Responsibly...

BRE is delighted to announce that in a dedicated theatre, BRE Academy will be hosting a series of informative workshops during UK Construction Week. Each day, industry experts will deliver a series of engaging presentations and answer questions on subjects such as BIM, Ethical Labour Sourcing, Offsite Construction, Urban Planning & Design and much more.

This 3 day programme, accredited by the CPD Certification Service, will deliver practical and applied sessions focusing on the key issues for built environment professionals.

Attendance is on a first come first served basis and will require pre-registration. 


Event programme

Day 1 - Tuesday 9th October - Click Here to See Full Day 1 Programme

Building Productively…

10:30 Construction Site Safety- Efficiency and Safety through digital site performance tools
Simon Cross, Director, Construction Services

11:20 Structural and Building Investigation
Graham Lee, Chartered Architect, Principal Consultant

12:10 Offsite Construction - New Assessment Methodology and certification scheme for modular homes
David Gall, Associate Director

12:50 LUNCH

14:00 Circular Economy and the Built Environment
Gilli Hobbs, Director, Building Performance Group

14:50 Construction Upskilling: The step change needed in Construction Skills
Pauline Traetto, Director, BRE Academy

15:30 END


DAY 2 – Wednesday 10th October - Click Here to See Full Day 2 Programme

Building Sustainably…

10:30 Urban Planning and Design
Rose Pourmatin, BREEAM Communities Scheme Manager

11:20 Construction KPIs - Latest Thinking in Performance Measurement and Benchmarking
Colm Quinn, Project Manager

12:10 Property Resilience - Enhance the resilience of new and existing buildings
Graeme Hannah, Programme Director, Centre for Resilience

14:00 Retrofit – Why do we need a better way? 
Colin King, Director, BRE Wales

14:45 END


DAY 3 – Thursday 11th October - Click Here to See Full Day 3 Programme

Building responsibly…

10:30 Building Information Modelling - The Value of Digital Building Information
Paul Oakley, BIM Director

11:20 Fire Safety Design and Management
Roger Harrison, Technical Director, Fire Safety

12:10 Fire Safety System Options – Fire Suppression Standards and Updates
Dr Sarah Colwell, Director, Certification and Testing, Fire Suppression

14:00 Modern Day Slavery - Why you should start taking Ethical Labour Sourcing Seriously?
Nigel Jones, Team Lead - Sustainable Products

14:50 Property Security – Turning a Grudge Purchase into a Growth Purchase
Gavin Jones, Director of SABRE

15:30 END


By registering your interest in attending this CPD seminar you are agreeing that your contact details can be shared with UKCW and BRE for marketing purposes.



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