Innovation in the Construction Sector and the 4th Industrial Revolution

Friends Meeting House
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    • John Nicholls Dip CII, Construction Product Lead, HSB Engineering Insurance Limited

Registration from 11:45am to start lecture at 12:00pm

Brokers and Insurance Underwriters who are interested in understanding the latest and future technological developments within the UK Construction sector and the potential impact on construction insurance covers.

• Drivers behind substantial investment in technology today
• Emerging innovation
• Future predictions
• Impact on the Construction sector and insurance covers
• Summary
• Open Q&A

Learning Objectives
• Understanding of the current challenges facing the UK Construction sector
• Gain awareness of emerging technology and future developments
• Consider the impact technology will have on Construction insurance covers
• Appreciate the role and importance the insurance industry has in assisting the Construction sector through this period of incredible change

Speaker Biography
John is currently the Product Lead for Construction within the Underwriting Standards and Systems team at HSB having previously held positions of Asst Underwriter, Regional Underwriter and Regional Underwriting Manager responsible for the Midlands, South West and South East underwriting teams. Before joining HSB in 2005 he worked for Norwich Union (now Aviva) for 3 years in an underwriting role and is also a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute and have gained the Diploma in Insurance.

  • Friends Meeting House
  • 6 Mount Street
  • Manchester
  • M2 5NS
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