Marking the next step in a two-year collaboration the MoU will see the U.S. National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) work with experts from the UK’s Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) on the development of a national BIM program for the U.S. supporting international alignment on technical standards for the built environment. The US-UK collaboration […]
In response to the unfolding situation in Melbourne and the recent COVID-19 cases, the Be Summit Melbourne event, scheduled for Monday 7th June at The Edge, Fed Square has been postponed until 10 September. “One of the key benefits of the Be Summit is the opportunity for delegates to finally network face-to-face and to reconnect […]
Australia’s leading built environment event, the Be Summit, is back this year with Victorian Treasurer, Tim Pallas MP, announced as opening speaker.
The UK’s leading platform for innovation and technology in the built environment, Digital Construction Week (DCW), has announced its foray into Australia with a launch at Be Summit sister event DesignBUILD 2021. This global expansion of the brand is set to promote investment in growth markets like Australia and signifies the future direction of the industry.
Over $100 billion is slated to be spent by state governments on infrastructure projects in the coming years to revitalize economies and create jobs, offsetting the negative impacts of COVID-19. Here is a quick summary of what has been announced across each state.
As a world leader in the adoption of digital building technologies, there’s a lot the Australian building and construction industry can learn from their UK counterparts. Here are 6 tips shared from NBS Australia, Be Summit headline sponsor, direct from their own event held in the UK last week, on the political, legal and technological drivers required for industry change and adoption as well as the impact of the pandemic on the digital future.
Session 3 of Be Summit 2020 focused on the implications of government stimulus, new policies and regulations, and opportunities for the built environment to get back to business in a post-covid construction landscape. Explore the key insights from this session.
Trying to speculate what a post-COVID-19 world will look like is difficult enough. Predicting how Australia’s construction industry will shape up, based on possible scenarios likely to play out in each state and territory, is considerably harder. Luckily, we don’t have to with an exclusive preview of what’s coming in the latest ACIF Industry forecast.
Our inaugural Be Summit 2020 kicked off with an address from Tim Pallas MP, Treasurer of Victoria with an insight into the opportunities for the construction sector to play a key role in the State’s economic recovery. Explore the key insights from the session!
With the inaugural Be Summit just days away, here’s a preview of the sessions and discussions that are set to help chart a course of recovery and build industry confidence for all sectors and professional within the built environment.