NICAD Site Visit26/03/19

Organisation: CENE
Date: 26/03/19
Time:
Speaker: N/A
Venue: Newcastle University
Cost: Free
Type: Site Visit
Contact: grace@cene.org.uk or 01915007880
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Day
Topic: Other

NICAD – Site Visit

Date: 26th March 2019
Time: 8.30am – 10.00am
Venue: Newcastle University, NICAD Development

The £50m national innovation centre, on Science Central will bring together businesses, academics and the public to support the research and development of new ageing and data-oriented products and services.

The third Newcastle University building to be located on the Science Central site, the centre will be home to the University’s teams from the National Innovation Centre for Ageing (NICA), the National Innovation Centre for Data (NICD) and the National Institute for Health Research Innovation Observatory (NIHRIO)

The exciting new building will act as a beacon for innovation, attracting companies from around the world, and placing the North East as a global leader in this vital area.

The centre will also house the new £10 million National Institute for Health Research Innovation Observatory based at Newcastle University. The NIHR Innovation Observatory will apply Big Data analytics tools, from text mining, machine learning and cognitive analytics to reveal global trends – and global needs – in health innovation.

This site visit is limited to a max of 15 people so please book your place now to avoid disappointment. Book with grace@cene.org.uk or 0191 5007880.

Third Thursday21/03/19

Organisation: CENE
Date: 21/03/19
Time: 5.30pm - 7.00pm
Speaker: N/A
Venue: The Georgian Theatre, Stockton
Cost: Free
Type: Networking
Contact: grace@cene.org.uk or 01915007880
Region: Tees Valley: Tees Valley
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Networking

Third Thursday – Construction Networking
Date: 21st March 2019
Time: 5.30pm – 7.00pm
Venue: Georgian Theatre, Stockton on Tees

Constructing Excellence in the North East is delighted to welcome you to Third Thursday, a bi-monthly networking event in Tees Valley, this month kindly sponsored by Faithful+Gould.

This relaxed and informal networking event will provide an opportunity for you to meet and catch up with built environment professionals from the local area.

A light buffet and refreshments will be served.

About our sponsor:
Faithful+Gould is a leading integrated project and programme management consultancy, part of the SNC-Lavalin Group, and the largest in Tees Valley.
Their long-established presence in the north east means they hire and retain the best people in the local construction industry, enabling them to consistently support clients with the construction and management of their key assets, important projects and programmes.
They operate at the forefront of the industry, property and transport sectors, using a flexible and multi-disciplinary approach providing core services in: cost management, programme management, project management, asset management, commercial management and project controls.

If you are interested in attending please contact Grace Collinson on 0191 5007880 or grace@cene.org.uk

Balance for Better – International Women’s Day Conference07/03/19

Organisation: CENE
Date: 07/03/19
Time: 8:30am - 12:00pm
Speaker: N/A
Venue: Crowne Plaza, Stephenson Quarter, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Cost: £35 + VAT
Type: Seminar
Contact: grace@cene.org.uk or 0191 500 7880
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Day
Topic: Other

Balance for Better
International Women’s Day Conference

Date: 7th March 2019
Time: 8.30am – 1.00pm
Venue: The Crowne Plaza, Newcastle
Cost: £35 + VAT
(discounts available if you bring a colleague of the opposite gender) 

Better for Balance is the follow up to our successful 2018 International Women’s Day conference, Press for Progress.

Delegates will hear from senior construction professionals about how they can initiate or support change in their organisations, meet other people with the same aspirations and hear from companies already working on their diversity strategies.

Everyone has a part to play in creating change, so we need men and women to join us to hear about the benefits a gender balanced workforce brings to teams and ultimately companies.

Breakfast and refreshments will be served.

Speakers to be confirmed in the next few weeks.

If you would like to register for this event please contact Grace Collinson on 0191 5007880 or grace@cene.org.uk

Moral Box Training26/02/19

Organisation: CENE
Date: 26/02/19
Time: 8:30am - 10:30am
Speaker: Gordon Macpherson
Venue: CENE Offices, E.Volve Business Centre, Houghton-le-Spring, DH4 5QY
Cost: Free
Type: Seminar
Contact: grace@cene.org.uk or 0191 500 7880
Region: Durham
Time of Day: Day
Topic: Other

More information to be announced soon…

Plan of Work19/02/19

Organisation: CENE
Date: 19/02/19
Time: 8:30am - 10:30am
Speaker: N/A
Venue: Watson Burton
Cost: £10 + VAT
Type: Seminar
Contact: grace@cene.org.uk or 0191 500 7880
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Day
Topic: Other

Date: 19th February 2019
Time: 8.30am – 10.30am
Venue: Watson Burton, Newcastle upon Tyne
Cost: £10+VAT

You hear it referred to around the meeting table, ‘complete stage this’, ‘ progressing stage that’.

Is the Plan of Work a universal language for projects? Who means what when?
Unpacking the RIBA Plan of Work and showing how making it work for clients, teams and projects alike can improve the image and the delivery of the Built Environment.

If you are wondering or asking those questions then please join Generation4Change North East and Tim Bailey, xsite Architecture discuss the stages of Architecture through the RIBA Plan of Work.

If you would like to register for this event please contact Grace Collinson on 0191 5007880 or grace@cene.org.uk

Importance of Social Media and Networking21/02/19

Organisation: CENE
Date: 21/02/19
Time: 8:30am - 10:30am
Speaker: Meryl Levington
Venue: Teesside University, Darlington Campus
Cost: £10
Type: Seminar
Contact: grace@cene.org.uk or 0191 500 7880
Region: Tees Valley: Tees Valley
Time of Day: Day
Topic: Other

Date: 21st February 2019
Time: 8.30am – 10.30am
Venue: Darlington Campus, Teesside University
Cost: £10+VAT

Generation4Change Tees Valley in association with Teesside University and delighted to be holding an event looking at Social Media and Networking.

Networking is the lifeblood of business large and small as it is vital to have strong supply chains and reliable contacts that can provide you with key market information as well as advice and support.

But networking can be a daunting prospect – especially if you are new to it.

Meryl Levington will give a short guide on how to make the most of opportunities around you and how to spot which networks on and offline need to be part of and which you can ditch.

If you would like to register for this event please contact Grace Collinson on 0191 5007880 or grace@cene.org.uk

Lean Construction12/02/19

Organisation: CENE
Date: 12/02/19
Time: 8:30am - 10:30am
Speaker: N/A
Venue: Offices of DAC Beachcroft, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Cost: na
Type: Seminar
Contact: grace@cene.org.uk or 01915007880
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Day
Topic: Other

More Information will be announced soon…

G4C Networking07/02/19

Organisation: G4C NE
Date: 07/02/19
Time: 5.30 - 7.00
Speaker: N/A
Venue: Revolucion De Cuba
Cost: £10+VAT
Type: Networking
Contact: grace@cene.org.uk or 01915007880
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Networking

Generation4Change North East would like to welcome you back to 2019 with a networking and nibbles event at one of Newcastle’s newest hotspots.

Why not fight off those winter blues and join us for the Havana Night. It will also give you the opportunity to catch up and meet new professionals from the industry.

The price for the event includes nibbles and a drink, £10 + VAT per person.

If you wish to register please contact Grace on 0191 5007880 or grace@cene.org.uk

First Friday Club01/02/19

Organisation: CENE
Date: 01/02/19
Time: 12:30 - 2:00pm
Speaker: Constructing Excellence in the North East
Venue: Hilton Hotel Newcastle Gateshead
Cost: Free
Type: Networking
Contact: Grace Collinson on grace@cene.org.uk or Call 0191 500 7880
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Day
Topic: Networking

Watson Burton LLP in conjunction with Constructing Excellence In The North East would like to welcome you to the First Friday Club.

First Friday Club is a relaxed networking event for Built Environment Professionals from across the North East and provides an excellent opportunity for industry professionals to meet on a regular basis and discuss issues that affect the sector in the day-to-day running of business.

Our February event will be held at The Hilton Hotel, Bottle Bank, Gateshead, NE8 2AR.

The event will take place in the restaurant and light refreshments will be provided.

Sponsorship for this event is still available for February. If you are intersted please contact Grace on 0191 500 7880 or grace@cene.org.uk

Unlocking Construction’s Digital Future31/01/19

Organisation: CENE
Date: 31/01/19
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Speaker: Constructing Excellence in the North East
Venue: County Hotel Newcastle
Cost: 0
Type: Seminar
Contact: Grace Collinson on grace@cene.org.uk or Call 0191 500 7880
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Other

Modern technologies will be the cornerstone of construction sector reform to increase productivity, efficiency and quality of delivery. However, for change to happen, new cultures and ways of working need to be driven from the top; leaders of companies large and small need to ‘think digital’ in everything they do.

Join the Construction Industry Training Board, Constructing Excellence in the North East and Generation for Change to hear about the opportunities and challenges of digital construction technologies. Speakers will include CITB, BIM Strategy, Kier and Space.

  • Increase your awareness of digital construction techniques.
  • Find out about future digital construction technologies.
  • Understand the implications for construction skills and training.
  • Find out about funding available to digitally upskill your workforce.

The event will be followed by a networking drinks reception.

To register for this event please contact Grace Collinson on 0191 5007880 or grace@cene.org.uk