Can you teach old dogs new tricks? Unlocking potential of technology and data in construction


Digital construction is a fast-progressing area driven forward by the need to modernise and a strong innovative approach. However, getting digital transformation right continues to be a challenge for the construction sector.

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Can you teach old dogs new tricks?Unlocking potential of technology and data in construction

Thu, 03 Feb, 11.00 am |  Webinar

Key discussion points will include:  

  • What successful digital construction businesses look like in today’s market?  (assessing how companies can accelerate digital transformation and what this means for corporate structures and teams)

  • How data and its analysis are driving the construction industry forward?

  • Latest trends leading innovation and what types of technology firms are investing in to become more profitable. 

  • Best practices around data gathering and analysis and utilizing data on civil construction projects. How data can help improve project productivity and profitability 

  • Digital skills gaps and how businesses are insuring the benefits of digitalisation can be leveraged throughout their organisations. Are user-centric design processes  in place to ensure solutions are accessible for all?

  • Latest challenges and practical approaches on how the construction companies are leveraging technology to improve efficiencies of their business and improving margins

  • Third- party relationships.  Assessing the main business benefits construction firms can truly expect from partnering with a third-party support.


Target Audience:
Tier 1
Tier 2

Job titles:  
Heads of Digital
Heads of IT
Head of Technology
Head of Procurement
Managing Directors
Data scientist


Tom Loader

Head of Digital & Transformation

Multiplex UK


Saffron Grant

Managing Director Digital Construction Skills


Emma Dixon

Technical Director
Skills Chair
Construction Scotland


Moderated by

Ruth Slavid
Architectural writer and editor


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