There continues to be significant challenges for the construction sector in 2021 – but huge opportunities as well. During this conference we'll discuss some of the key challenges for the industry.

Join us to hear about:

Defective buildings: bringing successful claims

Jessica Tresham, Partner and Emily Leonard, Managing Associate, Womble Bond Dickinson.

An overview of key considerations for parties involved in a defect dispute.

Modern Methods of Construction: ESG the "perfect partnership"?

Stephen Wightman, Regional Director - MMC Lead, Faithful+Gould.

Testing the relationship between MMC in delivering real ESG value. We will focus on how MMC best meets our needs in response to social value; equality, diversity & inclusion; levelling up; and net zero carbon.

Pulling the threads together: the Building Safety Bill and related developments

Simon Lewis, Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson.

This talk will focus on the progress of the Building Safety Bill through Parliament, main points of interest in the Bill and related funding and regulatory initiatives.  

Health, safety and the environment: what should be on your radar?

Stephen Panton, Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson.

This briefing will cover recent health, safety and environmental developments relevant to the construction sector and building safety, our insight and observations on Phase 2 of the Grenfell Tower enquiry and regulators' current areas of focus.  

On completion of the presentations, our speakers will all form part of an interactive Q&A panel to answer your questions on these topics. Questions can be submitted in advance as part of the registration process.

Cost
: Free