23rd November 2023

TechFest 2023

Join Sir Robert McAlpine’s Nick Podevyn, Innovation & Improvement Manager who will host the TechFest Data & Digital Stage.

Construction News and New Civil Engineer have united to present an exclusive event dedicated to showcasing and celebrating the newest technological advancements and innovations within the construction and civil engineering industry.

TechFest is an exceptional event offering a opportunity to recognise the teams, endeavors, and organisations spearheading the embrace of low-carbon solutions, progressive strategies, and digital evolution. This full-day event will immerse participants in a captivating program designed to highlight pioneering solutions, technologies, and innovations propelling the construction industry forward.

Be part of an immersive full-day experience to explore and celebrate those leading the charge in the industry with cutting-edge solutions and the latest technological breakthroughs. TechFest invites you to connect with like-minded individuals, industry mavens, and stakeholders actively steering the integration of new technologies. Join us for a chance to engage, learn, and network with key players shaping the future of construction.

Sir Robert McAlpine’s Nick Podevyn, Innovation & Improvement Manager, will be chairing the TechFest Data & Digital Stage sponsored by AtkinsRéalis. Throughout the day Nick will host five presentations and two panel discussions on the following topics; interoperability and data sharing, transforming asset management with high-quality data, smart nature based systems and cognitive city approach, automation in construction design, power platforms for digital transformation, data and unbiased decision-making and, platform approaches to DfMA. The full programme is available here.

23rd November 2023

Hilton London Bankside

08:00 - 16:00

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Our Speaker

  • Nick Podevyn

    Innovation & Improvement Manager

    Nick has spent the last 12 years as an innovation and continuous improvement professional having worked in the build environment and energy sectors. He has a BEng in Mining Engineering from the University of Leeds and is a former Army officer having served for seven years in the Corps of Royal Engineers. His current role as an Innovation and Improvement Manager for Sir Robert McAlpine sees him deployed at the Align Joint Venture where he is responsible for the design and delivery of innovations and operational improvement on section C1 of HS2. 

Event Summary

  • Join Nick Podevyn throughout the day at the TechFest Data & Digital Stage.

    Date: 23.11.23 - 23.11.23

    Time: 08:00 - 16:00

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