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Generation for Tech - Better, Faster, Stronger

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM (BST)

Generation for Tech - Better, Faster, Stronger

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G4C 2019 Jun 17, 2019 Free  

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Sir Robert McAlpine logo Construction Innovation Hub logo 
Lead sponsor: Sir Robert McAlpine Partner: The Construction Innovation Hub
   
Exhibition sponsor: Henry Boot Exhibition sponsor: Sheffield Hallam University

 

As G4C, the young professional voice of the UK Built Environment we recognise that technology is changing the face of the built environment right from design processes all the way through operation. Technology is modernising the way we design, make decisions and interact with one another leading to a smarter, more efficient and collaborative construction industry. Or will it?

Our generation has the power to change the future of the built environment like never before. We have access to technologies, tools and processes that open up possibilities to improve profitability and efficiencies creating a smarter more diverse industry.

As we see a continued rise in adoption of data-driven technology in construction, we will also see innovations in how this technology is utilised to create new efficiencies. G4C has the potential to fast-track the way we interact with tech. Join us at our annual conference to explore how the younger generation is using it to make our industry better, faster, stronger. Learn about the pitfalls and the potential and provide your perspective.

You will hear from industry in panel debates and workshops. Agenda:

  • 12:00 – 13:00 Registration, Lunch, Tech Demonstrations
  • 13:00 – 13:10 Welcome & Intros
  • 13:10 – 13:30 Duncan Reed – Trimble
  • 13:30 – 13:45 Construction Innovation Hub
  • 13:45 – 14:30 Industry Led Panel Discussion Facilitated by Henry Fenby Taylor - .be
    • Johnathan Munkley – Pell Frischmann
    • Vicki Holmes – Multiplex
    • Thomas Forth – ODI Leeds
    • Duncan Reed – Trimble
  • 14:30 – 15:00 Break, Coffee, Tech Demonstrations
  • 15:00 – 15:45 Industry Led Panel Discussion Facilitated by Henry Fenby Taylor - .be
    • Josie Rothera – Course Director Msc Civil Engineering, Leeds Beckett University and Director of STEER
    • Sir Robert McAlpine
  • 15:45 – 16:30 Workshop: Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence facilitated by Tom Oulton, Principal Consultant Turner & Townsend, Chair of CE Digital Theme Group
  • 16:30 – 17:00 Whats Next?
  • 17:00 – Shuffleboard & Networking Drinks

You will also have the opportunity to try out tech including the hololens and Trimble Site Vision with live tech demos happening all day.

More details to follow.  To find out more contact getinvolved@g4c.org.uk

Have questions about Generation for Tech - Better, Faster, Stronger? Contact G4C

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The Box Leeds City
15 Infirmary Street
LS1 2JS Leeds
United Kingdom

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM (BST)


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G4C (Generation for Change) is the young professional voice of the UK built environment industry, and an integral part of Constructing Excellence, the single organisation charged with driving the change agenda in construction.

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