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Centre for Digital Built Britain completed its five-year mission and closed its doors at the end of September 2022

This website remains as a legacy of the achievements of our five-year foundational journey towards a digital built Britain
Professor Andy   Neely
Pro-Vice Chancellor for Enterprise and Business Relations
Principle Investigator for the Centre for Digital Built Britain
Director of the Cambridge Service Alliance
 Security  Advisor
Government Security Advisor to CDBB
Comms and Engagement Lead - National Digital Twin Programme
01223 766539
Professor of Information Systems & Innovation Studies
Director of Research
Dr Barry  Blackwell
Government Liaison
Head of Digital & Data Transformation – Construction and Built Environment, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Alexandra Bolton
Executive Director, CDBB
01223 760089
Dr Ioannis  Brilakis
Laing O’Rourke Reader in Construction Engineering
+44 (0) 1223 332718
Programme Administrator, National Digital Twin Programme
44 (0)1223 768997
Acting Director and Principal Research Associate, Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research
Advisor, National Digital Twin Programme
DT Hub Lead, National Digital Twin Programme
CReDo Project Architect
Research Associate
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Postdoctoral Research Associate
CReDo Project Lead
Communications and Engagement lead, Construction Innovation Hub
Louise Dobson
Centre Administrator
01223 760098
Programme Lead - National Digital Twin programme
Director, Centre for Digital Built Britain (interim)
Digital Director, Construction Innovation Hub
Head of the National Digital Twin Programme
Chair of CDBB's DFTG
Chief Technical Officer for Mott MacDonald
Computer Associate
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Professor Mark  Girolami
Academic Director
Sir Kirby Laing Professor of Civil Engineering
Policy and Public Affairs Manager
01223 760076
IMF Senior Project Co-Ordinator, National Digital Twin Progamme
Outreach Lead, National Digital Twin Programme
Advisory, National Digital Twin programme
Research Associate
01223 (3)36833
DT Hub Delivery Expert, National Digital Twin Programme
Head of Project Technology, Mott MacDonald
Senior Research Associate
CReDo Project Manager, National Digital Twin Programme
 Anne  Kemp
Member of Management Advisory Board, CDBB
Professor of Chemical Engineering
CARES Director
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 Kirsten  Lamb
Communications Manager - NDTp and Construction Innovation Hub
 Richard  Lane
International Programme Manager
Professor of Image and Signal Analysis
Head of Adaptive Cities Programme
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Security Manager Construction Innovation Hub
Professor Lord Robert  Mair
Director of Research,
Department of Civil Engineering,
University of Cambridge
Research Associate
01223 (3)36833
Professor Duncan  McFarlane
Professor of Industrial Informational Engineering
Professor of Construction Engineering and Director of the Laing O’Rourke Centre for Construction Engineering and Technology
Richard Mortier
Reader in Computing and Human-Data Interaction,
University Lecturer,
Computer Laboratory,
University of Cambridge
HR Coordinator for CDBB and Strategic Partnerships Office
01223 (7)65436
University Lecturer in Concrete Structures
+44 (0) 1223 332 623
Research Associate
01223 (3)37128
Dr Ajith  Parlikad
Senior Lecturer in Industrial Systems
 David  Philp
CDBB Consultant
Impact Director for Digital for the Construction Innovation Hub
 Abigail  Plet
Centre Administrator
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Reader in Architecture and Engineering
Alexandra Robasto
DT Hub Programme Manager, National Digital Twin Programme
01223 765479
Visiting Professor at CDBB and the Division of Civil Engineering
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
Dr Jennifer  Schooling
Chair of the Research Strategy Advisory Group
Director of the Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction
+44 1223 7 61866
Isaac Newton Trust Fellow in Engineering, University of Cambridge
+44 1223 7 66289
 Andrew  Smith
Research Programme Manager
01223 763179
Head, Centre for International Manufacturing
 Terry  Stocks
Information Management Consultant - UK Implementation
Construction Innovation Hub Programme Lead (interim)
Director, Digital Construction, SNC-Lavalin and Atkins
 Tom  Twitchett
Head of Operations
01223 765482
Angela Walters
Engagement Associate
01223 760090
 Robin  Webb
Deputy Director, Infrastructure and Procurement,
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.
IMF Technical Team Lead, National Digital Twin Programme
Advisor on Information Management – Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure
Director – Information Junction
Professor of Satellite Geodesy
+44(0)113 343 5258
Research Associate
Deputy Director of the Cambridge Service Alliance