Conferences

Get the latest news and information on the key issues of the day, directly from leading experts.

We organise conferences and other events at which the top industrial, research, academic and media experts explain, discuss and present the latest information on today’s key built environment issues. These can range from flood resilience and modern slavery, to the digital revolution and affordable homes provision. See below for a selection of our forthcoming events.

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Be our partner in the forthcoming season of prestigious conferences. For more information please contact Ian Davies.

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A range of conference and meeting facilities is available at our 70-acre head-office site near Watford, which boasts a fascinating set of buildings and research facilities, including the world renowned Innovation Park. More information.

Forthcoming events and conferences

Constructing Excellence
Annual Conference 2017

12 December – The Tower of London
The topic of Constructing Excellence’s 2017 conference is digital and how the industry is embracing Industry4.0/the 4th Industrial Revolution. It’s set to be a lively programme with speakers and panellists from across the built environment and the technology industry. Join the debate with Constructing Excellence, industry experts and your peers.

BES 6001 – The Framework Standard for Responsible Sourcing Stakeholder Discussion
14 December – BRE, Watford
The Framework Standard for Responsible Sourcing (BES 6001) provides manufacturers with a means by which their products can be independently assessed and certified as being responsibly sourced.
With a planned update to BES 6001 2016 (Issue 3.1) this stakeholder discussion is designed to take account of your views and answer any queries. Book your place on this free event.

DataBook Breakfast Briefing
for Product Manufacturers

10 January – BRE, Watford
DataBook is a new BIM data library which is free to use and free to list. Join the Product Manufacturers’ early adopter workshop to learn more from the experts at this free morning session.

Other events and conferences

INTERSEC 2018
21-23 January – Dubai World Trade Centre
With two stands you can visit the Fire and Security LPCB teams.
Fire:         4-F30
Security:  S3-B10

Ultimate BIM Summit
31 January – BRE Watford

Digital technology is evolving and is changing the way we plan, construct and maintain our infrastructure and buildings. The Ultimate BIM Summit, on 31 January 2018 in London, provides a full day of thought provoking seminar sessions for all levels.


The Flood Resilience Summit
8 February – BRE Watford
This conference at BRE Watford on 8 February, will place the Defra commissioned action plan to improve uptake of flood resilience measures in homes and small businesses, in the context of the wider aspects of flood risk management.