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Build:Revolution East Midlands

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Nottingham Conference Centre

Burton Street

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NG1 4BU

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Build:Revolution East Midlands is a one-day conference and exhibition dedicated to making innovative construction work for your business.

We want to help you to deliver work better, faster and cheaper, growing the market for quality construction and design. We bring together a range of partners and suppliers who can help you get to grips with BIM, offsite construction, low energy building, smart technology, digitisation and virtual reality. After the event you will have a clear understanding of how you could embrace these opportunities and future-proof your business.

Build:Revolution East Midlands is delivered in partnership with the University of Nottingham and the Energy for Business ERDF programme.


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0930 Coffee / Registration

1000 Welcome and Introductions

1010 How will construction firms be doing business in the future?

  • What will we be building and how?
  • What technologies are relevant to you, what are fads and where are the flights-of-fancy?
  • Do you have the right skill sets in your business to support growth?

Dr Mike Pitts, Head of Transforming Construction and Clean Growth, Innovate UK

Ben Lever, Future Skills Manager, CITB

1110 Networking Activity / Coffee

1130 Clinic 1: Will your efforts to innovate be rewarded by winning more work? A client’s Perspective

Luke Raddon Jackson, Energy Projects Manager, Nottingham City Council

Clinic 2: What is Digital Construction and what does it mean for your business?

Mat Colmer, Digital Transformation Specialist

1230 Lunch / Connect Meetings

1315 How will we generate and conserve energy in buildings?

  • The rise of community energy
  • Improving energy efficiency and eliminating the performance gap
  • Will you have to guarantee energy performance in the future?

Professor Mark Gillott, University of Nottingham

Robert Lambe, Melius Homes and Energiesprong UK

1415 Break / Connect Meetings

1430 Clinic 3: Innovative business models for retrofit after Grenfell, Carilion, and The Green Deal

Russell Smith, Retrofit Works

Clinic 4: Raising standards and responding to new Building Regulations post-Grenfell

Peter Rickaby, The Retrofit Academy

1530 Business Cooperation Session

1630 Close


State Aid

This event is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund 2014-2020. This event is classed as State Aid to participating businesses, but is delivered completely free of charge. For more information about the programme, please contact energy@nottingham.ac.uk

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