dif 2016

We are delighted to be participating in 3 open mic events with dif (Disruptive Innovation Festival). https://www.thinkdif.co/

Our first event will be on the 22 of November at 14:00 till 15:00 and we will be discussing the Fit Homes project with Lucy Fraser Head of Innovation at Albyn Housing Society and Professor Angus Watson Head of R&D at NHS Highland. To watch the event follow this link https://www.thinkdif.co/open-mic/fithome-putting-the-end-user-at-the-heart-of-assisted-home-design-and-then-changing-everything-else-to-suit

Then on the 24th at 14:00-15:00 we will be addressing how different the construction industry needs to look in the future and how the educational systems that support it have an opportunity to transform in anticipation. This discussion will explore the work that Alison Watson Managing Director of Class of Your Own and Dr Robert Hairstans Head of COCIS at Edinburgh Napier University are doing with their respective programmes of Design Engineer Construct! (DEC) and the Built Environment Exchange (beX) https://www.thinkdif.co/open-mic/education-collaboration-and-knowledge-transfer-a-new-model-for-education-for-the-construction-industry

And finally we will be joined by Martin McDonnell Chairman of the Soluis group to discuss 'A Vision for an Entirely Digital Construction Industry (& making it happen). You can view this session here: https://www.thinkdif.co/open-mic/a-vision-for-an-entirely-digital-construction-industry-and-making-it-happen