Construction Industry Summit 2016 to feature expert speakers from leading firms

The 2016 Construction Industry Summit (CIS) programme has been revealed and will feature a number of speakers from industry-leading firms.

Highlights over the two-day programme include an opening Keynote on the ‘Government Construction Strategy’ by David Hancock, of the Government Construction Team; a Construction Leadership Council Q&A with Ann Bentley of Rider Levitt Bucknall.

Other notable figures include David Cash of BDP, Mike Putnam of Skanska and Simon Rawlinson of Arcadia.

A comprehensive array of leading industry speakers with presentations entitled Working with the Enemy; Disrupting the Norm; Buying Smart; Smart Cities and Open Data; Delivering the Future and; Innovation in Construction. 

The 2016 Construction Industry Summit will also host a new award – the Inclusive Environments Award which will be presented for the first time and to an exceptional and inspired inclusive design in the built environment.

Day Two will begin with a keynote address by Maggie Philbin, CEO and co-founder of TeenTech, an award winning, industry-led initiative which runs events to help young teenagers see the wide range of career possibilities in Science, Engineering and Technology.