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Jan 16 2019

Garden Cities – 12th February 2019

Following on from our lively discussions on what to do with empty retail spaces in the City at our January event, we are spreading out and will debate the merits of Garden Cities with Chris Leeming, MD of Lanpro and David Ames of the Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation.  See Flyer for more details and …

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Jan 09 2019

Inner Cities – 8th January 2019

The topic for the evening was retail within inner cities. We received two insightful presentations; firstly the Executive Director of the Norwich Business Improvement District (BID) Stefan Gurney, who provided an introduction and overview to the Norwich BID and the work they undertake. Stefan outlined the growth of the Norwich BID to support businesses within …

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Dec 14 2018

Sustainability – Tuesday 11th December 2018

This week we welcomed Ed Gillespie, a writer, futurist, campaigner and entrepreneur who has spent the last twenty years at the pioneering edge of environmental and sustainability business and communications. He practices what he preaches and talks internationally on a broad range of environmental issues.  Ed gave an impassioned speech on the looming environmental crisis …

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Oct 29 2018

The Economy – Tuesday 13th November 2018

We were delighted to welcome back Tim Pike to our stage, soon after he recently retired from his tenure as Deputy Agent at the Bank of England. Tim thrilled us with his data-based insights on the state of the economy and the possible far reaching impacts of Brexit posed to Construction. The key takeaways from …

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Sep 27 2018

AGM – Tuesday 16th October – everyone welcome

We are delighted to have Jan Davis (ex Emergency Planning Manager for Norfolk County Council) coming along to talk to us about his work with RedR (Register of Engineers for Disaster Relief).  We will start the evening with networking over tea and cake and this will be followed by a short AGM presentation.  During the …

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Jun 14 2018

The CAMKOX Arc – Where does Norfolk stand?

We welcomed Iain Hill of Bidwells and Linn Clabburn of New Anglia LEP to the last of our events for this year which we held in the iconic Sainsbury Centre.  They gave us an excellent insight into this very hot topic. Take a look at Iain and Linn’s PRESENTATION In conjunction with this, you may …

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Apr 19 2018

High Buildings – What have we learnt? Tuesday 8th May 2018

James Bessey of Blake Morgan gave a really insightful presentation on safety and compliance in the light of the tragedy at Grenfell.  He shared the lessons they have learnt and how they apply to the rest of us, where they see the regulatory framework moving and insurance implications.  Click to  read a summary of the …

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Mar 14 2018

PPE Part 2

Thanks to all who came to the UEA last night to listen to Barry Dell of BRE present two very useful technologies for dealing with Health, Safety and Wellbeing on site – Yellowjacket and SMARTWaste.  If you would like more information on either technology please contact Barry.Dell@bre.co.uk Many thanks to Clancy Consulting for sponsoring this event.

Feb 20 2018

CIOB – Event – Tuesday 20th March 2018

BIM it or Bin it – Is BIM working for you? Please see the flyer for the Norwich Hub event to be held at the Aviation Academy.  This is a free event but you do need to reserve a place.  This event is being organised by CIOB so to book, please see contact details on …

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Feb 09 2018

Politics, Philosophy and Economics – Wednesday 7th February

We had a lively event on Wednesday where Tim Pike, Deputy Agent at the Bank of England gave his valuable insights on the economy and we thank him for giving his time.  We also thank Chloe Smith for sending in a video link of her views on Brexit and the Construction Industry.  Finally, our own …

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