PRECAST2019

Date:Thursday 16 May 2019
Time:08:45 - 16:00
Price:Free

PRECAST2019 - Equipping the Industry

16th May 2019, King Power Stadium, Leicester

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PRECAST2019 is the UK's largest precast concrete industry conference & exhibition - the event will take place on Thursday 16th May at the infamous King Power Stadium, Leicester. 

With more than 70 exhibitors and more than 500 delegates expected to attend, PRECAST2019 is a fantastic forum to meet new customers and network with others in the concrete and construction industry.
 
The exhibition will run between 08:45 to 16:00 and will be split over two halls, each comprising of a seminar area and catering facilities. A range of seminars on key topics specifically targeted for the precast industry will be presented by clients and relevant experts.
 
See full seminar programme below (downloadable copy available here).

With thanks to our event sponsor:
 
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Programme

Programme - Thursday 16th May 2019

King Power Stadium, Filbert Way, Leicester LE2 7FL

 

08:45

Registration & Exhibition Opens

Tea, Coffee & Breakfast Rolls Served

09:15 – 10:00

Sustainability & Environment Seminar

Update on Sustainability Charter (20 mins)

Dr Hafiz Elhag – Sustainability Manager, British Precast

IEMA Sustainability Skills Training (20 mins)

Neil Peacock - Product Development Lead, MP Skills

09.15 – 10.00

Technical Seminar

The Solution for Non-Combustible Concrete Sandwich Walls (15 mins)

Christian Green – Commercial Manager, CSM UK

Take Control of your Moisture Management (15 mins)

David Taylor – UK Area Sales Manager, Command Alkon

10:15 – 10:40

Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Including Director’s Report

10:45 – 11:30

Health & Safety Seminar

A Fatality in the Business (45 mins)

Alan Smith – Chief Operating Officer, Brett Group

11:45 – 12:45

Digital Transformation Seminar

Presumption in Favour of Offsite Construction - How Does the Precast Industry Respond? (45 mins)

Duncan Reed – Digital Construction Process Manager, Trimble Solutions (UK)

Exploring Digital Workflow in the Precast Sector (15 mins)

Nikolaj Stephansen, Team Manager IMPACT Software Department, Strusoft (UK)

12:45

Lunch (45 mins break: no seminars)

13:30 – 14:00

Speaker to be announced

14:00 – 14:30

Economic Briefing

A Post Brexit Outlook (30 mins)

Prof Noble Francis – Economics Director, Construction Products Association

14:30 – 15:00

Skills & Training Seminar

Higher Level Apprenticeships in Precast (15 mins)

Dr Andy Smith – Associate Professor Mineral Products Technology, University of Derby

Equipping the Precast Industry, Filling the Skills Gap (15 mins)

Tracy Colton – Head of Apprenticeships, Mentor Training Solutions

15:00 – 16:00

Speed Networking Session

One to one pre-booked networking appointment slots for exhibitors to meet with precast concrete manufacturers

16:00

Exhibition Close