Digitising Construction 2017

20 - 21 April 2017
IET London: Savoy Place




IET's Digitally Built
20 – 21 April 2017
IET London: Savoy Place UK


BRE's BIM Prospects
20 – 21 April 2017
IET London: Savoy Place UK


This two-day conference will focus on how to create an innovative and digitised construction sector to achieve greater transparency, efficiencies and reduction in costs.

Sessions will include:

CDE challenges and strategies to achieve BIM Level 2
Looking forward to BIM Level 3
Cyber Security and risks
Systems integration across the supply chain
Innovative technologies including Robotics, Virtualisation, IoT and off-site construction
Asset / Facility Management
UK / International Case Studies
Hackathon feedback


Now in its third year, this two-day conference will examine the state of BIM adoption in the UK, including success stories and issues for wider adoption. It will also explore the benefits of BIM for product manufacturers.

Sessions will include:

Assessment of industry’s adoption of BIM Level 2 so far
Latest developments to BIM Level 2 PAS standards
BIM Level 2 delivery best practice across sectors
Improving skills in the supply chain and educating the client
Introduction to the CPA’s LEXiCON product data template
Delivering open product data
Development of the CEN Product Data Template standard







About The Institution of Engineering and Technology:

The IET is one of the world’s leading professional societies for the engineering and technology community and has more than 167,000 members in 150 countries and offices in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific.

It has strengths in the “traditional” engineering disciplines of electronics, power, railway etc but has been embracing newer sciences and disciplines such as nanoelectronics, tribology and synthetic biology.

The Institution produces a number of journals including the new open access “Journal of Engineering”.  Its conference proceedings are published in IET Inspec and indexed on IEEE Xplore and also submitted to EI Compendex ensuring a global reach of successful authors’ work.



About Building Research Establishment:

We are a world leading building science centre and the authority on all aspects of the built environment. We generate new knowledge through research that is used to create products, tools and standards that drive positive change across the built environment.

We enable our government and private sector clients to meet the environmental, social and economic challenges they face by delivering higher performing, better quality, safer, more secure and more sustainable products homes, buildings and communities. We are owned by the BRE Trust, a registered charity, which funds research and education that advances knowledge of the built environment. 

We are committed to building a better world together.



Sponsors and exhibitors




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The co-located events will be held at IET London: Savoy Place