Brady Last - MD, Breakthrough Group
There’s cash on offer for construction companies who are solving problems.
R&D tax relief is the single biggest funding for small businesses. However many are unaware they are eligible or believe they don’t qualify.
Hear how the scheme works and what you need to do to claim this money
Brady is MD of Breakthrough Group and trains accountants on R & D tax relief. They have processed over 1000 successful claims with a 100% success rate securing over £60milions for small business.
Peter Searle - Searle Management Consulting
Construction is like no other sector. It is fragmented and impacted by economic cycles. Every project is unique in terms of people and location, yet projects are awarded it to the lowest bidder.
Come and hear a proven method of how to secure only work which is profitable. you will hear how to:
James Johnson - Picture Book Films
Video should be an essential part of every company’s marketing strategy and is revolutionising the way business reach new clients.
There are key steps to differentiate yourself from your competition, showcase your offering, cut through the online noise to talk directly to your target market.
A former TV Director who worked for the BBC, Channel 4 and Discovery. James now runs Picture Books an award-winning production and drone company.
Mark James and Danny Frost - Coffin Mew LLP
If you know what causes disputes in building projects, you can then take steps to prevent them. Danny and Mark will give you the knowledge to save you time and money with disputes. Hear how to get out of a difficult situation including negotiation , ADR and adjudication
The common causes of disputes
Mark specialises in dispute resolutions and provides risk reports and advice on contracts
Danny helps people resolve problems, is an assessor for RICS and trains young surveyors to become future leaders and construction professionals.
Matt Samways - AIMIS
It’s not a tick box exercise, although it often seems that way when projects ‘require’ BIM and then get delivered using the same old approach.
There is widespread misunderstanding about the what and why surrounding BIM and this interactive discussion is going to simplify things and put it into context for all project stakeholders.
Matt helps the construction industry adapt to the new and innovative ways of managing information related to construction projects.
David Crick - Contractors Marketing Services Ltd
Project sales leads, used effectively, from early planning to tendering and contract awards can be an exceptionally powerful source of ongoing new business. Use them effectively to secure substantial profitable targeted business.
David’s speciality is the generation of new contract business using project sales leads. He is seen as a trusted advisor from small contractors to major building firms.
Gareth Cairns - ZC Social Media
Today social media is bigger than ever. Learn how construction businesses are leveraging social media for brand awareness and lead generation
James Burrowes - Sharepoint Engineer, ADM Computing
An overview of SharePoint and how it can increase efficiency for the construction industry. Such as document management, intranets, expenses, leave request, resource and purchaser order management and much more.
Garry James - Switchplane
Are you wasting time and money on repetitive tasks? Hear what other construction businesses are doing with innovative software and not to be scared by digital or automation.
John Hefford - Thermal Economics
How to overcome common acoustic challenges faced in both change of use and refurbishment builds. How to identify and overcome common problems.
Zoe Howes and Simon Harrison - The Collective
Simon and Zoe will take you through the benefits of 3D CGI animations and virtual reality within the construction sector. Highlighting how the technology is more affordable and accessible than you may think.
Zoe has been creating bespoke video an CGI for over 10 years within the construction sector to increase their client base and win bids.
Simon has worked with Siemens and Clancy Docwra.
Jade Pluck - LinkedIn to Success
Let me share with you some tips so that your content starts to get more engagement and your construction company will get increased brand awareness and more leads.
So if you look at other posts and wonder how they get substantial Likes and Comments I will tell you how.
Lots of hints and tips on LinkedIn with loads to take away ...
Jade’s aim is always to get across the huge benefits LinkedIn has and how to use it effectively. Jade has used it since the launch of her first businesses to increase turnover and get brand awareness. So understands the importance as part of your ongoing marketing plan.