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Read more at: Cyber Physical Fabric Summit

Cyber Physical Fabric Summit

Monday, 19 July, 2021 - 10:00 to 16:00

Exploring the Power of Federated Digital Twins and Cyber-Physical Fabric at a National Scale The emerging perspective is that the pandemic has driven seven years of digital progress in one year. That acceleration has taught us many things for example: the importance of data, particularly the real-time, crowdsourced data on...


Read more at: Blog: Introducing the Cyber Physical Fabric Summit

Blog: Introducing the Cyber Physical Fabric Summit

1 July 2021

Alexandra Bolton, Executive Director, CDBB on the upcoming Cyber-Physical Fabric Summit The pandemic has highlighted the need to make better, data-driven decisions that are focussed on creating better outcomes. It has shown how digital technologies and the data that drives them are key to putting the right information in...


Read more at: Seminar: Supply chain economics and business models for Offsite Manufacturing

Seminar: Supply chain economics and business models for Offsite Manufacturing

Tuesday, 27 April, 2021 - 13:00 to 16:30

Many industries and businesses have been converted into more efficient, dynamic, and productive forms. The construction industry, on the other hand, still relies heavily on labour combined with onsite work, which is no longer compatible with the current health, safety, and performance requirements. Furthermore, delivering...


Read more at: Workshop: Business Models of Digital Twins

Workshop: Business Models of Digital Twins

Thursday, 22 April, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:00

What is the workshop about? Previous research carried out by the Cambridge Service Alliance (CSA), University of Cambridge has demonstrated that digital twins are an opportune conduit for business model innovation. This workshop delves deeper into understanding business model archetypes and opportunities with digital twins...


Read more at: Press Release: Explore our visions for the future at Cambridge Festival

Press Release: Explore our visions for the future at Cambridge Festival

26 February 2021

As part of the Cambridge Festival we are inviting Cambridgeshire residents to join us to explore what the future might be for UK’s buildings, infrastructure, places and spaces. Four Futures, One Choice, developed by experts from the Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) who specialise in the built environment and how it...


Read more at: Cambridge Festival - Four Futures, One Choice - evening talk for adults

Cambridge Festival - Four Futures, One Choice - evening talk for adults

Monday, 29 March, 2021 - 18:00 to 19:00

Explore what the UK’s buildings, places and spaces could be like in 2040 & how the choices we make today could lead to fairer greener future. An interactive story sets out four future visions for the built environment and will be available throughout the Festival. This event is an evening (aimed at adults) talk which...


Read more at: Four futures, one choice: options for the digital built Britain of 2040

Four futures, one choice: options for the digital built Britain of 2040

Tuesday, 2 March, 2021 - 13:00 to 14:00

A panel discussion with the authors Chair: Dr Erika Parn cz_logo_rectangle.png Four Futures, One Choice , a new, plain-language e-book written by experts from the Centre for Digital Built Britain in Cambridge, presents four future scenarios for what the construction sector of 2040 could look like, depending on the choices...


Read more at: Press Release: Global BIM Summit programme and pre-event details released

Press Release: Global BIM Summit programme and pre-event details released

3 February 2021

Following the Centre for Digital Built Britain’s (CDBB) announcement that it is launching a Global BIM Summit on 17 March 2021 aimed at the global public sector community, details of the pre-event series and further programme information for the summit itself have been released today. The Global BIM Summit is the first and...


Read more at: Digital Construction on a Shoestring Workshop - How to use digital technologies to improve productivity in construction

Digital Construction on a Shoestring Workshop - How to use digital technologies to improve productivity in construction

Tuesday, 2 February, 2021 - 10:30 to Wednesday, 3 February, 2021 - 12:15

Hear from experts in application of digital technologies from the University of Cambridge (UoC) that are helping SMEs in the construction sector overcome digital transformation challenges. Using practical examples that are backed in research you will gain knowledge and inspiration for how your business could implement...


Read more at: Global BIM Summit

Global BIM Summit

Wednesday, 17 March, 2021 - 12:15

Driving shared knowledge and benefits from a global and open digital construction market About the Global BIM Summit Building on a foundation of successful collaborations between governments, and regional public sector communities, we are taking the next step together to form a Global BIM Network for the public sector. To...