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Built Environment Education Conference (BEE Conference)

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Organised by CIC, as a partner in ConstructionSkills and The Centre for Education in the Built Environment (CEBE). This two day conference in London on 5 and 6 September will examine how industry, practice and education can work together for a 21 st century construction industry.

Building the Future
Industry, practice and education working together for a 21st Century Construction Industry

Organised by The Construction Industry Council (CIC), as a partner in ConstructionSkills, and The Centre for Education in the Built Environment (CEBE)

This will be an opportunity for those with an interest in higher education in the broad discipline of the built environment to explore the benefits and added value of industry-university collaboration. The conference programme will be divided into four sessions over two days:

Session A: Industry and Practice Perspective (Day 1 & Day 2)
Session B: Best Practice in Teaching and Learning (Day 1 & Day 2)
Session C: Pedagogic Research (Day 1)
Session D: Institutional Perspective (Day 2)

Provisional Programme

Keynote Speakers
There will be keynote addresses on developing knowledge capital, resourcing transportation for the London Olympics and developing students’ skills in entrepreneurship. The keynote speakers will be:
• Professor James Powell, University of Salford
• Dr Andrea Frank, University of Cardiff
• Mike McCrory, Transport for London