• THE PREFAB CONSTRUCTION CONFERENCE

    October 6th 2020 - The Netherlands

Speakers

Dr. Jan Mischke is a partner at the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) in Zurich. Since 2010, he has led MGI’s work on competitiveness and growth in Europe, and its work on infrastructure, construction, and real estate globally.

In addition to in-depth analyses of more than ten countries and a series of reports on Europe, he has led global efforts on infrastructure and how gaps can be bridged, solving affordable housing challenges, and reinventing the construction industry.

Prior to joining MGI, Jan worked as a consultant with McKinsey for 10 years. He served clients in 12 European countries in a wide range of industries, including automotive, financial services, high tech, logistics, media, and telecommunications.

Jan Mischke
Partner
McKinsey Global Institute

Dr Jerker Lessing serve as the Director of Research & Development at BoKlok, Sweden’s leading housing company within industrialized construction.

BoKlok is a joint venture between the Construction Company Skanska and the furniture Company IKEA. In this role he leads the company’s R&D initiatives and collaboration with partners.

Dr Lessing also has a role as Adjunct Professor at Stanford University where he is doing research and teaching around industrialized construction. In his research he has developed a framework that serves as a theoretical foundation for academic research as well as a guide for companies’ development towards industrialization.

Jerker Lessing
Director Research and Development
BoKlok

Furio Barzon is dedicated to subverting dominant paradigms in the building industry. He focuses on green prefab & modular buildings and software life-cycle management. He’s been producing digital tools to boost industrial production of super-efficient buildings, connecting knowledge and people in the most advanced frontiers of construction.

He has founded a number of companies, websites and web technologies to foster the creation of a zero carbon footprint emission society. He is currently CEO at Green Prefab, founder at the Modular Task Force, member of the EU Board at the Modular Building Institute, and EU Leader at Open Architecture Collaborative.

Furio Barzon
Founder and CEO
Green Prefab and Modular Task Force

Charles Groenhuijsen is one of the anchors of the current affairs program Op1 on public television. He is a soughtafter moderator and public speaker on subjects ranging from international economic developments and new technology to sustainability and TV-journalism.

Charles Groenhuijsen
Chairman of the day

After finalizing various projects as a manager and developer, Berry Hendriks knew there were huge opportunities to improve the process and products in the industry. In 2013, he started CyBe Construction. Mission: redefining construction by enabling 3Dconcrete printing.

Berry Hendriks
Founder and CEO
CyBe Construction

Claudio Del Pero is a professor at the Milano University (architecture, built environment & construction engineering). He is involved in research and advisory activities related to energy efficiency in the building sector and to the exploitation of renewable energy sources.

Claudio Del Pero
Manager
Heart Project

Program

08:00
08:30
Reception

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08:30
08:45
Opening by chairman of the day
Charles Groenhuijsen

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08:45
09:20
Jan Mischke (partner at McKinsey)

About the report "Modular construction: From Projects to products". More information coming soon!

09:20
09:35
To be confirmed

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09:35
09:55
Break
09:55
10:30
Jerker Lessing (director research and development at BoKlok)

About the approach of modular construction and the unique collaboration between Skanska and Ikea. More information coming soon!

10:30
10:50
Berry Hendriks (founder at CyBe Construction)

About the role of 3D concrete printing for international construction. More information coming soon!

10:50
11:20
To be confirmed

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11:20
11:40
Break
11:40
12:15
Furio Barzon (founder and CEO at Green Prefab and Modular Task Force)

About the role of modular construction worldwide and the opportunities it offers. More information coming soon!

12:15
12:40
Claudio Del Pero (manager at Heart Project)

About the important role of industrialization within the European Heart Project. More information coming soon!

12:40
13:15
Final debate
Jan Mischke, Jerker Lessing and more

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13:15
13:30
Wrap-up
13:30
14:00
Lunch
14:00
16:30
Visiting the PREFAB trade show

A walk along the frontrunners in offsite construction and renovation in the Benelux. More information coming soon!

16:30
18:00
Drinks


This program is subject to changes.

About OFFSITE International

Facing challenges, the construction supply chain is becoming more efficient rapidly. Industrialization, modularity and prefabrication - in short 'offsite construction' - is an important part of the road to flawless operations. 

OFFSITE International marks the start of the yearly PREFAB tradeshow in Den Bosch, The Netherlands. It is a unique end high-quality event, focusing exclusively on the new way of construction and renovation.

The programme caters specifically to architects, consultants, designers, builders, contractors, housing experts, energy experts, investors, contractors, installers and municipal -, social housing – and government officials.

Learn from leading international experts, entrepreneurs and innovators during a full day conference in the 1931 conference centre in Den Bosch. And be inspired by what is rapidly becoming reality in the international construction industry.

OFFSITE International is organized in consultation and coordination with the authorities and will meet the requirements as set by them in the context of personal distancing.

Join us

Being at the heart of the international industrial building business, our team is always open for new partnerships that add value. Are you willing to support us growing the offsite industry? Contact us via sander@54events.nl or +31(0)294-745070.

Partners

Are you interested in engaging with a large group of decision makers and innovators from the construction and property market in the Benelux? OFFSITE International offers you a unique opportunity to be heard and seen.

Sponsors

Are you a thought leader when it comes to the future of construction and looking to share your vision on stage? Team up with OFFSITE International! And be part of the #1 international industrial construction platform in the Benelux.

Tickets

OFFSITE International is exclusively accessible to decision-makers and innovators from the construction and real estate sector.

100 tickets are now available! An early-bird discount of € 50,- applies to all registrations before June 30th.