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Construction News Summit 2017

27 October 2017

Construction News Summit 2017

There is now just under a month to go until the CN Summit 2017! This years' summit is being held on 21-22 November at the Hilton Bankside, London.

This year the CN summit is designed to offer you the choice to tailor your experience and choose the sessions most critical to you.

Day one focuses on infrastructure and day two looks at buildings. In addition, both days will feature exciting keynote addresses from speakers including Sir Vince Cable, and topical sessions on hot topics such as offsite construction, procurement and mental health.

Here are just a few highlights from each day:

Day 1  Day 2 
Major client panel discussing the outlook for investment, with contributions from Network Rail, Highways England, Transport for the North and Transport for West Midlands  Keynote on Private Rented Sector (PRS) session assessing whether it can deliver much needed homes for the country with insight from LIV Group, Telford Homes, Grainger and Royal Bank of Scotland 
Val Shawcross, London’s Deputy Mayor for Transport will be revealing the vision for TfL over the coming decade and which projects to watch Argent, The Crown Estate, City of London and HB Reavis will be debating the outlook for the London office market and the challenges ahead 
Martin Chown, Supply Chain Director at Sellafield, will be exploring how they are putting collaboration and skills at the heart of their development plans  Discussion on the investment and projects that will dominate the North and how it can continue to stimulate development with speakers from Greater Manchester Combined Authority, Harworth Group and U+I 

 

On Day 2 Build UK Chief Executive, Suzannah Nichol will be reviewing what has been achieved in the 12 months since the Skills Hack and how the industry is working together.

Click here to download the full agenda.

To secure your place and make sure you are in the room with 450 decision-makers from government, clients, contractions and the whole construction supply chain, Build UK members can click here and save 20% with the code BuildUK_20.