Construction 2025 Industry Strategy – The Liverpool Vision

Organiser: Constructing Excellence - Liverpool Region
Location: Council Chambers, Liverpool Town Hall, Liverpool, L2 3SW

This prestigious event, sponsored by the RICS will be the first in a series of events which will form part of Constructing Excellence's national roadshow promoting Construction 2025 Industry Strategy. This will be a very high profile event in Liverpool and will attract a diverse audience from the Construction and Built Environment sector.

Covering the key themes and how the industry/their organisation are delivering the objectives presented in Construction 2025 including; 33% Lower costs, 50% Faster delivery, 50% Lower emissions and 50% Improvement in exports. This will be followed by an open debate panel including all guest speakers and facilitated by Constructing Excellence' Liverpool Regional Club Chair, Zoe Brooke.

Event Itinerary

14:30 Arrival, refreshments and networking

15:00 Welcome and Opening address – Liverpool Regional Club Chair

15:05 Don Ward (Constructing Excellence) – Constructing Excellence's Vision and how this supports Construction 2025

15:30 Tim Whitehill (Constructing Excellence Regional Clubs) – Constructing Excellence's Regional Clubs Vision and how this supports Construction 2025

15.45 Keith Hayes (Balfour Beatty and CE Collaborative Working Champions) – The importance of Collaborative Working in achieving the objectives of Construction 2025

16.00 Mark Kitts (Liverpool CC) – The importance of Construction 2025 for the future of Liverpool and NW

16:15 Roy Cavanagh (Seddon Construction) – PEOPLE An industry that is known for its talented and diverse workforce

16:30 Dr Andy Ainsworth (Project Five Consulting) – SMART An industry that is efficient and technologically advanced

16:45 Les Owens (Recipro) – SUSTAINABLE An industry that leads the world in low-carbon and green construction exports

17.00 TBA – GROWTH An industry that drives growth across the entire economy (we are currently in the process of identifying a suitable speaker for this topic and would welcome any suggestions)

17:15 Mark Wakeford (Stepnell) – LEADERSHIP An industry with clear leadership from a Construction Leadership Council

17:30 Q&A / Debating Panel

17:50 LCBPC Chairs closing remarks

18:00 Close

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