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BRHG event: Innovation & Technology Update - This event has already finished

20 November 2014
BRE, Watford

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Technology and innovation have the power to improve the design, construction and use of buildings, improving their energy-efficiency and making them more sustainable. Understand how social landlords can use BIM to deliver cost-effective newbuilds and refurbishments and the opportunities for offsite construction to meet the housing challenge. Find out about the very latest innovations and the pitfalls around their maintenance.

Event programme

09:30        Registration & refreshments         
10:00   Welcome & introductions   John O'Brien, BRE
10:10   Keynote – the use of technology and making it work for residents   John O'Brien, BRE
10:40   Offsite construction to meet the housing challenge   TBC
11:10   Q&A session    
11:30   Refreshments    
11:50   BIM for RSLs – the opportunities and challenges   Paul Oakley, BRE
12:20   Using POE for business improvement   Mindy Hadi, BRE
12:40   Q&A session    
13:00   Lunch    
14:00   Welcome back from Chair    John O'Brien. BRE
14:10   Europhit: Refurbishing to Passivhaus standards   Adam Robinson / Steven Stenlund, BRE
14:30   Digital Inclusion – ensuring access to digital services   Martin Ganley, BRE

The S-IMPLER approach to retrofitting solid wall homes including the Virtual Retrofit Manager


Paul Cartwright, Project Manager, S-IMPLER Project & Neill Ryan, CEO, VRM Technology Ltd

Q&A Session


15:30   Event close    


For more information:
Laura Cox
0333 321 88 11