Opportunities and Challenges facing the Construction Industry in London

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The Lilla Huset Professional Centre

191 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith

191 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith

London

W6 8BJ

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H&FBrill4Biz Workshop 18th September 2019

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It is important to plan ahead in any business and try and forecast the changes that are taking place which will impact on your sector . This seminar brings in experts who will map out some of the challenges and opportunities facing the construction sector and advise you on how you can avert or take advantage of them.

A range of topics will be discussed including:

- Impacts of Brexit and a No Deal on the industry

- Growth predictions for London’s housing stock

- Shortages of skilled workers

- Automation of the Construction sector

- Mega projects under construction or in the pipeline

- Government Policies affecting Construction

- What can Construction SMEs do to plan for the future?

Caroline Roberts, CITB Partnership Manager for London and Policy Adviser to the Government on Skills, will be a key speaker. She will provide a briefing on the current and projected state of the Construction Industry in London. In particular she will address some of the external issues impacting on the sector including social, technological, economic and political changes.

Gerard Cox, Wates Group Supply Chain Director will talk about the Group's srategic views on the state of the sector and future opportunities and threats.. Wates has projects in both Hammersmith & Fulham and Kensington & Chelsea.

We will give you an update on LBHF and RBKC's procurement plans which involve making use of local companies .

This workshop will be of value to all small and medium sized companies in the construction or related sectors including technical consultants and architects.

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The Lilla Huset Professional Centre

191 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith

191 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith

London

W6 8BJ

United Kingdom

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