Construction boom in London and the South of England – London Build 2015
Duration: 18 & 19 June, 2015
Location: The O2, Peninsula Square, London SE10 0DX, UK
Both days of the show will see over 50 top level speakers from across the industry and local government, discussing the latest strategies & project forecasts through presentations and interactive panel discussions as well as 36 hours of CPD accredited training workshops. Day 1: The conference venue will be opened by Jamie Ratcliff from the Greater London Authority who will be speaking about the construction boom and opportunities that are coming up and ongoing in the Capital. Following on from that Peter Shipley will be speaking about the need for the Thames Tideway Tunnel as part of the programme which will also see Nigel Hardy from TfL speak about the Road Modernisation Plan, and some outstanding panel discussions which will be announced closer to the time.As day one of London Build 2015 draws to a close, attention switches towards the London Construction Awards, hosted at Indigo at the O2. The Awards will be recognising achievements by those that have played a defining role in delivering exceptional quality, innovation and service; and in driving the London construction industry forwards. The evening also features a Gala Dinner, exclusive presentations from industry leaders, a wide-array of live entertainment, and comedy-sets from celebrity acts, including the superb Jimmy Carr.
Day 2: Simon Wright from Crossrail will be speaking about building Crossrail, Balfour Beatty’s Head of Sustainability, Dr Paul Toyne, will then be speaking about the role of construction in delivering legacy projects. The final afternoon of London Build will see conference sessions continuing with a presentation from Richard Griffiths, the director of policy and communications at the UK Green Building Council.The conference sessions will be complimented over the two days by a number of CPD accredited training workshops, situated across three workshop venues within the exhibition. These workshops will be presented by special guests and regulars of the CPD roadshow circuit, including RIBA, BRE Global, Tata Steel, CompeteFor, BSRIA, Supply Chain Academy and many more.Further information:www.londonbuildexpo.com