Forum Highlights

Why Join Us At This Forum

  1. Update on new regulatory reforms & latest developments on building and resource consents, the Building Act and the proposed New Manufacturer Certification Scheme for modular construction
  2. Meet with new management, senior officials of Kainga Ora, city councils, the ministries and new officials of city councils at this timely and important platform
  3. Interface with new local and international players gearing to enter the OSM space
  4. Understand insurance options and banking/alternative financing solutions available for pre-fabrication projects, and overcoming pitfalls
  5. Discover best practices from exemplar modular projects for further application in new projects
  6. Find out how pre-fabrication techniques can help in the education and retirement villages & aged care sectors to fast deliver projects and lower costs
  7. Gain insights from experience modular players how to achieve multiproof certification from the authorities
  8. Explore how modular construction and pre-fabrication can solve New Zealand’s acute affordable housing shortage, in an expeditious and win-win fashion
  9. Understand how Build-to-Rent projects can help to resolve some of New Zealand’s housing problems
  10. Explore 3D Printing and Artificial Intelligence in modular construction
  11. Meet new developers and investors and collaborate on current and upcoming projects as well as future prospects for the sector

Forum At A Glance

DAY 1: MONDAY, 5 JULY 2021

  • The Advent Of Build-To-Rent Initiatives In New Zealand: How BTR Can Solve New Zealand’s Acute Housing Problems – Implications And Opportunities
  • Housing Solutions That Meet The Wellbeing Aspirations Of The Urban Maori & Pasifika Communities And The Homeless
  • Institutional Barriers To Affordable Housing And How To Overcome Them

DAY 2: TUESDAY, 6 JULY 2021

  • Kainga Ora’s New Way Of Working With The Construction Sector To Deliver An Unprecedented Number Of Homes Over The Next 20 Years
  • Fast-Tracking Building Consent & Compliance
  • DFMA-Led Delivery Of Medium Density Housing: Practical Experience On How To Increase Efficiencies In The Factory And On Site

DAY 3: WEDNESDAY, 7 JULY 2021

  • Offshore Manufacturing And Conformity To The NZ Standards
  • Insuring Prefab Projects
  • Contracting, Tendering, Procuring And Dispute Resolution For Modular Construction Contracts

Hot Topics To Be Discussed

  1. Energy Efficiency And Sustainability For Affordable Housing
  2. DFMA-Led Delivery Of Medium Density Housing: Practical Experience On How To Increase Efficiencies In The Factory And On Site
  3. Stimulating Demand For OSM
  4. The Strategic Direction Of The Construction Sector – Regulatory Changes In New Zealand’s Building Code
  5. The Advent Of Build-To-Rent Initiatives In New Zealand: How BTR Can Solve New Zealand’s Acute Housing Problems – Implications And Opportunities
  6. Prefabricating Affordable Housing Case Study: Case Study Of Kainga Ora’s Mount Roskill Residential Project
  7. Latest Developments, Evolution In The Regulatory Environment, The RMA & Strategic Planning
  8. Bank Financing And Funding For Prefabrication Projects: Case Studies Of Sustainable Financing In Affordable Housing
  9. Closing The Funding Gap With The Banks So As To Mainstream The Product Offering To The Consumer
  10. Dealing With The New Zealand Housing Shortage And Its Associated Building Boom With A Global Pandemic In The Background: The Invercargill Experience
  11. Offshore Manufacturing And Conformity To The NZ Standards
  12. Fast-Tracking Building And Resource Consent And Compliance – Multiproofs. New Planning Standards