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VIP Access: CPD Seminars Delivered by BRE Academy

9 - 11 October 2018
NEC, Birmingham

Come and listen to these key CPD sessions against the backdrop of UK Construction Week and 650+ exhibitors!

Booking Pages

Day 1    Tues 9th October BOOK NOW
Day 2   Weds 10th October BOOK NOW
Day 3   Thurs 11th October BOOK NOW
Days 1 & 2   Tues 9th & Weds 10th October BOOK NOW
Days 1 & 3   Tues 9th & Thurs 11th October BOOK NOW
Days 2 & 3   Weds 10th & Thurs 11th October BOOK NOW
Days 1 - 3   Tues 9th, Weds 10th & Thurs 11th October   BOOK NOW

VIP Access: BRE Academy in collaboration with UK Construction Week have taken on board feedback from last year and will be delivering a series of engaging seminars as requested by you! Book today and you will benefit from VIP access to the rest of the show!

As delegates attending UK Construction Week, benefit from discounted hotel accommodation and 25% off virgin trains if you book in advance!

Details :

Gain VIP status at UK Construction Week in exchange for attending our CPD approved seminars!

(Download the full 3 day programme here)

BRE is delighted to announce that in a dedicated theatre, BRE Academy will be hosting a series of informative workshops. Each day, industry experts will deliver a series of engaging presentations and answer questions on subjects such as BIM, Ethical Labour Sourcing, Offsite Construction, Urban Planning & Design and much more.

This 3 day programme, accredited by the CPD Certification Service, will deliver practical and applied sessions focusing on the key issues for built environment professionals.

Attendance is on a first come first served basis and will require pre-registration. Please book using the relevant above links.

Your exclusive VIP invitation to UK Construction Week entitles you to:

  • Complimentary breakfast between 10am and 10.30am
  • Complimentary refreshments in VIP lounges
  • Reserved front rows for 100+ hours of seminars
  • Fast track free entrance to the show

Event programme

Day 1 - Tuesday 9th October



Construction Site Digital Performance Capabilities


Simon Cross

Director, Construction Services


Structural and Building Investigation

  Graham Lee

Chartered Architect, Principal Consultant


Offsite Construction - New Assessment Methodology and certification scheme for modular homes

  David Gall

Associate Director

12:50   LUNCH    

Circular Economy and the Built Environment


Gilli Hobbs

Director, Building Performance Group


Developing Programmes for Industrial Transformation

  Pauline Traetto

Director, BRE Academy

15:30   END    


DAY 2 – Wednesday 10th October



Urban Planning and Design


Rose Pourmatin

BREEAM Communities Scheme Manager


Construction KPIs - Latest Thinking in Performance Measurement and Benchmarking


Colm Quinn

Project Manager


Property Resilience - Enhance the resilience of new and existing buildings


Matthew Barker

Consultant, Centre for Resilience


Retrofit – Why do we need a better way?

  Colin King

Director, BRE Wales

14:45   END    


 DAY 3 – Thursday 11th October



Building Information Modelling - The Value of Digital Building Information


Paul Oakley

BIM Director


Fire Safety Design and Management

  Roger Harrison

Technical Director, Fire Safety


Fire Safety System Options – Fire Suppression Standards and Updates

  Dr Sarah Colwell

Director, Certification and Testing, Fire Suppression


Modern Day Slavery - Why you should start taking Ethical Labour Sourcing Seriously?

  Nigel Jones

Team Lead - Sustainable Products


Property Security – Turning a Grudge Purchase into a Growth Purchase


Gavin Jones

Director of SABRE

15:30   END    

For more information:
Gemma Speck
01923 66 4408