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    BRHG event: Innovation & Technology Update

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    20 November 2014
    BRE, Watford


    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