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FUTURE OF CONSTRUCTION SUMMIT

Day One - 20th March

10.00 Chairperson's Opening Remarks

10.10 Building the Future Scotland

Speaker:

Anne McTaggart, Member, Scottish Parliament for Glasgow

10.40 Reshaping Building Standards in Scotland

Speaker:

Stephen Garvin, Head of Building Standards, The Scottish Government

11.10 Panel Discussion: Tackling Scotland's Housing Shortage – What is Being Done?

Panellists:

Neil McKay, Managing Director, Urban Union

11.50 Panel Discussion: Developments and Opportunities Across Scotland's Major Redevelopment Projects

Panellists:

Martin McKay, Executive Director of Regeneration, Clyde Gateway

Andrew Bowman, Head of Business Investment and Operations, Riverside Inverclyde

Neil McKay, Managing Director, Urban Union

12.40 The Role of SMEs in the Future Built Environment

Speaker:

Gordon Nelson, Director FMB Scotland, Federation of Master Builders

13.10 Pre-Fab and Modular Build Housing as a Solution

13.50 Panel Discussion: Master-Planning and Urban Development

Panellists:

Jonathan McQuillan, Associate, anderson bell + christie

14.30 Panel Discussion: Housing Innovation and Future Thinking

Moderator:

Lorna Wilson, Innovation and Future Thinking Lead, Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA)

Panellists:

Jackie McIntosh, Director of Property Development and Initiatives, Wheatley Group

Jim MacDonald, CEO, Architecture & Design Scotland

Jill Pritchard, Occupational Therapist & Business Change, Change Management Practitioner (APMG)

Nile Istephan, Chief Executive, Eildon Housing Association

15.10 Total Fire Engineering

Speaker:

Fraser Smith, Fire Engineer, ARUP

15.50 Panel Discussion: Let's Talk Fire Safety and Prevention

16.30 Close of Conference

Day Two - 21st March

10.00 Chairperson's Opening Remarks

10.10 Infrastructure Update 2019

10.40 Innovating Scotland's Construction Industry - CSIC

11.10 Panel Discussion: The Future of Infrastructure and Transport in Scotland

Panellists:

Stephen Slessor, Operations Director, Morrison Construction

11.50 A9 Dualling Perth to Inverness – Transport Scotland

12.20 Panel Discussion: Infrastructure Investment and Opportunities – Scottish Development International

13.00 How Our Ageing Population Can be Supported by The Built Environment?

Speaker:

David Kelly, Group Director, BRE

13.30 Closing the Skills Gap

Speaker:

Yvonne Gilfillan, CSR Manager, Morrison Construction

14.00 Panel Discussion: Diversity and Equality in Today's Built Environment

Panellists:

Amanda McKay, Quality Director, Balfour Beatty

Yvonne Gilfillan, CSR Manager, Morrison Construction

Caron Dunlop, Head of Community Engagement, Multiplex

Ruta Turcinaviciute, Part 2 Architectural Assistant, 3DReid

Jan Atkinson, Talent and Organisational Development Director, Kier Construction

15.00 Mental Health and Well-Being Within the Workplace

Speaker:

Andy McNair, Health & Safety Professional, VolkerInfra

15.30 Panel Discussion: Health, Safety and Well-Being in Construction – Are We Covering All Bases?

Panellists:

Yvonne Gilfillan, CSR Manager, Morrison Construction

16.00 Close of Conference

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