OCTOBER 2018 PROGRAMME

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 Keynotes     Networking Events     Workshops   
Roundtables 

 

 

09.30 - 10.15


OPENING KEYNOTE - Peak Performance: Developing a Winning Mindset
Steve Backley - British Javelin Champion & Three-time Olympic Medalist

10:30 - 11:00


Intelligent Assistance: the next generation of BIM DesignMapping the Future: Internet of Things, Big Data & Smart Cities
Adam Salt - Design Engineer & Revit Specialist, Wavin UKDr Jacqui Taylor - Chief Executive Officer and Smart Cities Advisor to HM Government
Astor Suite Brunel Room

11:15 - 11:45


Building the Homes Kent NeedsMedway’s Regeneration Programme – Rich Heritage, Great Future Roundtable: Can Today’s Integration Keep Up With Tomorrow’s Demands?
Rico Wojtulewicz - Senior Policy Advisor, National Federation of Builders (NFB)Richard Hicks - Director Regeneration, Culture, Environment and Transformation & Deputy Chief Executive, Medway CouncilBruce Kidd - Sales and Marketing Director, Operational Accounting Systems Limited (o-a-sys)
Brunel Room Telford Room Roundtable Room

12:00 - 12:30


Skills and the Kent Construction Market Research & Development Tax Relief for the Construction IndustryRoundtable: Know Where You Stand – The Sentencing Guidelines
Steve Cresswell - Managing Director, KierJulie Barry - New Business Manager, RIFT R&D Tax CreditsStephen Laws - Consultancy Director, Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd
Brunel Room Telford Room Roundtable Room

12:30 - 13:15


Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce Chief Executives ReceptionLunch & Networking
Astor Suite Sponsored by Caxtons

13:15 - 13:45


Application of Robotics, Automation and Augmentation in Construction Supply Chain Insolvency – Keeping Your Firm Safe!Roundtable: Let’s Talk about Mental Wellbeing in your Workplace
Grant Van Wyk - Director of Sales and Business Development, Construction Robotics UKEdward Quigg - Director, Quigg GoldenChris Munday - Chief Executive, Crossways Community
Brunel Room Telford Room Roundtable Room

14:00 - 14:30


All Alone on the 68th Floor: How One Woman Changed the Face of ConstructionInnovative Approaches to Sustainability: Socially Inclusive Outcomes and Whole Life Asset Circular EconomyRoundtable: Don’t Become a Victim of Cyber Crime
Barbara Res - Head of Construction, Trump TowerDavide Stronati - Global Sustainability Leader, Mott MacDonaldAdrian James CISSP - Cyber Protect and Prevent Officer, Kent Police
Astor Suite Brunel Room Roundtable Room

14:45 - 15:15


Update on the Lower Thames CrossingSCF – Adding Value to Public Sector ConstructionFunding Growth: Your One-Stop-Shop to SuccessRoundtable: The Key to Successful Construction Project Management
Tim Jones - Project Director, Lower Thames CrossingKeith Heard - Southern Construction Framework Lead (SCF)John Hesketh - Funding Proposal Team Leader, T4cNick Baster - Director, Logic PM Limited
Astor Suite Brunel Room Telford Room Roundtable Room

15:30 - 16:00


How to Get in Front of 8,000 Buyers
Grahame Howett - Business Development Manager, Constructionline
Telford Room

15:30 - 16:15