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Countdown to Ecobuild

NBS is delighted to announce that we are confirmed as a supporter of Ecobuild, which takes place at ExCel in London from 5 - 7 March 2013, with over 1,500 organisations showcasing the latest and best range of sustainable construction products for new build, refurbishment, residential and commercial projects.

NBS at Ecobuild

We will have a significant presence within the RIBA Village stand, where we will be talking about key issues such as sustainability, BIM, specification and contracts and law. On the stand we will be showcasing our revolutionary specification tool, NBS Create, and the ground breaking National BIM Library.

Within the RIBA Village visitors and exhibitors will not only find NBS, they will also discover RIBA Bookshops, RIBA Product Selector, RIBA CPD, RIBA Insight, RIBA Journal and RIBA Appointments as well as information about the RIBA's activities.

We will be revealing more details of the events happening on the stand over the coming weeks, so keep an eye out on theNBS.com for more details.

BITESized presentations

RIBA will be hosting a series of BITESized talks in our auditorium, taking place every day at Ecobuild, stand number S1230 andS1330. Full details below (Note: current as of 19 February):

Date Times Presenter Topic
Tues, 5 March 2013 10.30 -10.45 Robert King and Lucy Wood Real world sustainability using BIM Tools
11.00-11.15 Andrew Soper Get noticed by specifiers: raising brand awareness and communicating effectively
11.30-11.45 Drew Wigget NBS National BIM Library; why you cannot afford to ignore this BIM resource
12.00-12.15 Chris Okure The power of CPD and its role in influencing specification decisions
12.30-12.45 Koko Udom Achieving sustainability in construction projects
13.00-13.15 Richard Wise BIM implementation; Manchester Town Hall
13.30-13.45 Victoria Fleming Test drive NBS Create
14.00-14.15 Richard Waterhouse Chief Executive of RIBA Enterprises
14.30-14.45 John Gelder Sustainability 2013
15.00-15.15 Stephen Hamil Specification in a BIM world
15.30-15.45 Richard Watson Future developments
Wed, 6 March 2013 10.30 -10.45 John Gelder and Panel Sustainability: The state of the art
11.00-11.15 Victoria Fleming Test drive NBS Create
11.30-11.45 Stephen Hamil NBS National BIM Library; why you cannot afford to ignore this BIM resource
12.00-12.15 Clair Hillier Intelligent proprietary specification
12.30-12.45 Belinda Beake What is specification marketing?
13.00-13.15 Keith Wilson Setting the standard – top ten sustainable living standards and regulations
13.30-13.45 Paul Chappell Finding a job and how to stand out
14.00-14.15 Joe Cilia Environmental fit-out
14.30-14.45 Ian Chapman The future of construction information
15.00-15.15 Bill Gething Moving target – design responses to a changing climate
15.30-15.50 Hugh Pearman and panel Economy and delight: creating sustainable buildings by design
Thurs, 7 March 2013 10.30 -10.45 Adrian Malleson Reporting on BIM 2013
11.00-11.15 Victoria Fleming Test drive NBS Create
11.30-11.45 Stefan Mordue BIM and Health & Safety: virtually sorted
12.00-12.15 Justin Bere Passivhaus
12.30-12.45 Dale Sinclair Plan of Work 2013
13.00-13.15 John Tebbit BIM and manufacturers
13.30-13.45 Paul Swaddle The future of training and education in the construction industry
14.00-14.15 Rebecca DeCicco Quality information throughout the project timeline
14.30-14.45 John Gelder BREEAM and NBS
15.00-15.15 Andrew Soper Get noticed by specifiers: raising brand awareness and communicating effectively
15.30-15.45 Simon Rawlinson Contracts and law
NBS Stand

Visit NBS at Ecobuild in on stand S1230 andS1330.

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March 2013


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