Improving On-Site Construction Automation and Efficiency
9:00am Welcoming Speech by Conference Director 
9:10am Conference Introduction by Conference Chairman Day 1 Key Sessions
9:20am Lightning Talk Series: Improving Productivity with Innovations in New Construction Automation Technologies & Robotics
10:00am International Case Study: Pioneering New Model of Construction with Pre-Fabricated, Prefinished Volumetric Construction (PPVC)
  • Lessons From Singapore’s Experience in Modular and Pre-Fabricated Construction
  • The Singapore Buildings Market has Drivers That Made Use of PPVC
  • Project Showcasing – Construction Time and Costs were Reduced Through Extensive Use of Structural and M&E Pre-Fabrication Techniques
10:30am Networking & Refreshment
11:00am Case Study: Future of Construction: 3-D Printing for Reinforced Concrete
11:30am Case Study: Improving Construction Efficiency and Reliability with DfMA (Design for Manufacturing and Assembly)
12:00pm Fire Side Chat: Major Factors Hindering Construction Companies from Achieving Higher Productivity, Automation and Efficiency: Capacity, Costs and Capital
12:30pm Networking & Lunch
1:30pm Case Study Demonstration: Advances in Robotics Assembled Construction
2:00pm Technology Showcase: New Building Materials Shaping the Future of Architecture Design and Construction
  • Self-Healing Concrete
  • Concrete Canvas
  • Nanomaterials
  • Topmix Permeable
  • Aerogel
2:30pm Live Demonstration & Technology Showcase: Utilizing Drones for Construction Site Pre-Inspection, Digital Mapping and High Definition Surveying

  • Overview of Automation and How Drones are Having Impacts on The Construction Industry That is Already Underway
  • Drone Data Online Showcasing Powerful Measurement Tools and Layers Augmenting Capability in Construction Projects
3:00pm Networking & Refreshment
3:15pm Case Study: Dawn of Autonomous Vehicle Technology & Trucks in Construction
3:30pm Panel Discussion: Impact of Regulation (Building Codes, Built Act and Consent) on Construction Productivity Growth 
4:00pm Case Study: Integrated Digital Project Management, Scheduling and Estimating
4:30pm  Lean Construction: Improving Project Design, Delivery and Cost Efficiencies

  • Adopting Lean Culture in Construction Practice to Better Results
  • How to Establish Predictable Schedule Using Lean Construction Concepts
  • Improve Value Through Lean Implementation to Optimize Cost and Increase Productivity
5:00pm Closing Remarks by Conference Chairman

Champagne Networking Session

Enjoy a glass of champagne whilst networking with other like-minded individuals on topics that are of most interest to you and fellow delegates.

Off-Site Construction Design and Assembly
9:00am Welcoming Speech by Conference Director
9:10am Case Study: Digital Collaboration with OPENBIM
9:40am Virtual Design, 5D BIM & Construction: Build it on the Computer before Going to Site
  • Exploring 5D BIM and Its Advantages
  • Moving Construction Industry Towards A Position of Significantly Improved Efficiencies
  • Involvement of BIM for Better Partnering and Collaborative Practice
10:10am AR/VR in the AEC Industry: Shaping the Future of Architecture, Engineering and Construction Design
  • Understand the Differences of AR VR and How It is Useful for the Different Roles in the Construction Sector
  • Explore How VR Act as A Collaboration Tool, Supporting Design Review, Critique, Consultation and Task Sharing
  • How AR Can Be Used for Contractors to Support Layout, Inspection and Control
10:40am Networking & Refrechment
11:00am Roundtable Discussion:
  • Integrated Project Digital Delivery
  • Singapore Case Study: Advances in Modular Construction and Pre-Fabrication with PPVC
  • AR VR and 5D BIM
  • Construction Technology Automation
11:30am Case Study: Advances in Laser Surveying and 3D modeling using Scanners, Drones or RPAS and GIS/BIM/CAD software
12:00pm Networking & Lunch
1:30pm Site Visit to Construction Automation Technology & Innovation Centre
5:00pm End of Day 2