The construction and infrastructure sector has considerable growth opportunities. The next Wirral Chamber Construction forum will focus on the future of digital technologies within the construction sector.
Barry Roberts, MD, Construction and Infrastructure Morgan Sindall and Chair of the construction forum will welcome businesses.
We are delighted to welcome a range of speakers, who can inform businesses on how they can utilise such digital technology to support construction projects. Businesses will also hear about funding and support to help upskill workers and assist with new innovation.
Susan Hone-Brookes, Chief Engineer, Industrial Liaison, Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC): Will update businesses on how the MTC can support the construction sector, supply chain, and developing a faster route for innovation adoption.
Dr Liz Bishop, CEO, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre: Will provide an overview of the £162M new cancer centre facility which is due to open in 2020.
Roger Frost, Project Director, Laing O’Rourke: Will give an overview of LOR and as the main contractor for The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, will outline how digital technologies have been used to support the construction development.
Stephen Vout, Business Development Manager, Innovative Alliance: Will provide an update on the funding now available for the sector to upskill your workforce.
John Houghton, Employer Responsive Training and Apprenticeships Manager, Wirral Met College: Will outline the support available to employers on apprenticeships and training.