Implementation of Digital Technology in the Construction Sector Webinar

– Free digital construction webinar features leading digital transition advocates

Construction sector leaders from across Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland are to gather at a Causeway online session on Thursday 10 June to collaborate and share insights and experiences on implementing successfully digital technology in the sector.

On Thursday 10 June, Causeway: Ireland Scotland Business Exchange is hosting an online networking event and discussion session, as part of a series of four workshop events taking place this year to support to support Irish, Northern Irish and Scottish businesses in the construction sector on their complete digital journey.

How to successfully implement digital technology

Co-sponsored by Invest Northern Ireland and Integrated Facilities Solution, this event will bring together Causeway members, partners and industry guests, from both sides of the Irish Sea and will focus on how to successfully implement digital technology, with guest speakers sharing their experiences and insights of the challenges they encountered on their digital journey, and how they successfully implemented and work with digital technology today.

Event presentation team

This event will be co-hosted by Nick Turberville, Head of Trade – GB Construction, Invest Northern Ireland and Linda Scott, Causeway Board Member and Chief Marketing Officer and Head of Industry Engagement at Scotland’s digital skills academy, CodeClan. As well as breakout discussion sessions for attendees, this event will also have guest talks from George Harold, Integrated Facilities Solutions; Cathal McMullan, Managing Director of Kane Group; and Gary Kelly, Scotland Manager of Leica Geosystems.

Explaining more, sponsor and guest speaker, Causeway Member and MD of Integrated Facilities Solutions George Harold said: “IFS is an Irish business that has been at the forefront of the digital transformation and management of building information for over 20 years, and we work with many clients and projects in Ireland, Scotland, UK, EU and US. This series of events has been fantastic in allowing construction leaders, from both sides of the Irish Sea, to come together to share their experiences and make valuable new connections.

“We are looking forward to taking part in this event to share our journey of digital transformation and how IFS works with technology to enhance the construction and FM sectors from design, right through to construction, handover and operations.”

Adding to this, sponsor of the series from Invest Northern Ireland, Nick Turberville, Head of Trade – GB Construction, said: “Invest Northern Ireland is proud to be sponsoring this series of events, and to be working in collaboration with Causeway and its members, to support connecting construction sector leaders, on both sides of the Irish Sea, with sharing experiences and helpful insights of digital transformation.”

Free event registration

In addition to Invest Northern Ireland, Integrated Facilities Solutions and CodeClan, this event has had key contributors from across Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland, including Enterprise Ireland, Digital Construction Skills, and Smith Scott Mullan Associates.

The previous events in this series are available to watch back online, and the final event will take place in September, looking at Collaborating in Digital Construction Solutions.

This series of events is free to attend and open to both Causeway members and non-members. Advanced registration via the Causeway website is essential. REGISTER HERE