The new age of construction: technology as an enabler – CIRIA virtual conference

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Join CIRIA for this virtual conference where a stellar line-up of speakers will share insight and knowledge on how advancements in technology, tools and thinking are streamlining processes, enhancing existing practice and boosting productivity.

Delegates will also have the opportunity to discuss what changes the industry needs to make, and what technology and innovations it should adopt and develop to modernise the ecosystem.

Sponsored by Autodesk and BAM Nuttall, this conference promises to be a lively event so be sure to book your place.

Why attend

  • understand the trends and policy impacting the construction industry
  • learn how technology and processes are reshaping the sector
  • be inspired by case studies demonstrating how various technologies and approaches deliver better value and support whole-life performance
  • debate what technology and innovations industry should focus on next
  • discover relevant CIRIA guidance aimed at driving digital transformation
  • earn valuable CPD.

Who should attend

  • Clients, Consultants, Contractors, Civil engineers, Digital experts, Property managers, Infrastructure asset managers and Building and facilities managers

Speakers include:

  • Sam Stacey, Challenge Director – Transforming Construction, Innovate UK
  • Mark Greatorex-Davies, Geotechnical Engineer, Royal HaskoningDHV
  • Dr Graham Webb, Principal Engineer, WSP
  • Leo McKibbins, Technical Director and Chris Power, Engineering Geologist, Mott MacDonald
  • Dave Cousins CEng MICE, Principal Engineer, James Fisher Testing Services
  • Amrit Ghose, National Framework Director, Waterman Group
  • Dr Jennifer Schooling, Director, Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction, University of Cambridge
  • Stephen Boyle, Strategic Programme Manager, Zero Waste Scotland
  • Lara Young, Group Carbon Manager, Costain
  • Paul Wilkinson, Technology Group Chair, UK BIM Alliance: Managing Director, PWcom Ltd and Editor,
  • Philip Proctor, Head of Research, Highways England
  • Ivor Barbrook, Head of Digital Construction, BAM Nuttall
  • Marek Suchocki, EMEA Sales Development Executive, Autodesk


10 March 2021

9.30 – 16.45


£65 + VAT for CIRIA members

£65+ VAT Buildoffsite members

£100+VAT UK BIM Alliance members

£130 +VAT for Non members