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CBC/CSTB International Symposium

6-7 June 2019 | Paris, France


Digital Trust in the Built Environment

The CBC is pleased to announce its first International Symposium titled Digital Trust in the Built Environment. Held in collaboration with the Scientific and Technical Centre for Building (CSTB) in Paris, the symposium will bring together leaders in the field of BIM, Distributed Ledgers, Semantic Web and the Internet of Things (IOT) to ask:

How can we make blockchain work to transform the production and operation of Smart Environments?”

The symposium will be themed following the CBC’s workstreams: Legal and Financing; Design, Construction and Safety Processes; Operations and Building Services; and Culture, Compliance and Policy. The CBC will be presenting its progress on its white papers in each of these areas and invite discussion with experts from across industry and academia.


Speakers

FOSTER + PARTNERS | Francis Aish
CSTB | Nicolas Bus & Julien Soula
MACE | Brittanie Campbell-Turner
UNIVERSITY OF NORTHUMBRIA | Prof David Greenwood
DIGITAL CATAPULT | Dr Rob Learney
ALPHA CORPORATION | Andrew Lindsey
CBC, DESIGN COMPUTATION | Dr Abel Maciel
DUBLIN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY | Malachy Mathews
KROQI | Nicolas Pastorelli
HYPERLEDGER | Marta Piekarska
BIG INNOVATION CENTRE | Fernando Santiago
JOINT CONTRACTS TRIBUNAL (JCT) | Richard Saxon CBE
HS2 | Dr Sonia Zahiroddiny

With more to be announced!

In addition to presentations and panel discussions across the two days, four tours of the CSTB’s Oscar Niemeyer collaborative BIM room lasting 15 minutes will occur throughout Day 2: one during the morning break; two over the course of lunch; and a final one during the afternoon break.

There will be networking and drinks at the end of Day 1. Day 2 will be concluded with a dinner and drinks at a nearby restaurant.

An agenda will be available shortly. Please note that the agenda is subject to amendments and the final PDF version will be released on 5th June.


Accommodation

Please CLICK HERE for information about nearby hotels [PDF].

Location

CSTB Paris

Transport

CSTB HQ is situated between the subway stations Jasmin (M line) and Gare D'Avenue du Pdt Kennedy (RER line). The bus stop La Fontaine/Radio France is located just outside the CSTB.

4 avenue du Recteur Poincaré,
75016
Paris
FRANCE

Tél. : 00 33 (0)1 40 50 28 28

 
 
 

ABOUT THE CBC

The Construction Blockchain Consortium was established to develop knowledge transfer, arrange commercial and academic presentations, assess and test commercial services and technology, conduct research, and drive policy, regulation and understanding of the consequences of Blockchain and other emerging technologies in the Built Environment. CBC is led by the UCL Department of Computer Science and the The Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment.

We also investigate the development of open source tools on behalf of the industry and to encourage application developers to build proprietary technology and services to deliver sustainable construction solutions.