1:15pm
PANEL DISCUSSION

Increasing education and training pathways into the construction industry

In the dynamic landscape of the construction industry, upskilling the current workforce holds paramount importance. As technologies evolve and advance, empowering our construction professionals with new skills and knowledge is a strategic necessity. This panel will discuss the CIF Careers in Construction Action Plan, how it is educating the workforce of the future on offsite manufacturing and Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) and how it is driving progress in this space to enable efficiency in time and cost, and high quality outcomes.

·       Topics include:

·       educating the workforce of the future

·       the impact of new techniques and methods on construction education

·       the role of youth in sustainable development

·       increasing pathways into construction

·       ensuring a diverse and inclusive work culture

·       futuristic technologies, the impact of AI, the effect of technology on the jobs market

Senior Research Fellow, Overseas Development Institute (ODI)
Head of High Tech Construction & Housing, Enterprise Ireland
Principal Officer, Dept of Further and Higher Education
Ireland Country Lead, Talent Beyond Borders

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