Bringing together construction companies, engineers and architects to drive productivity, cost-savings and safety in construction

Conference | 28th February 2019

The Construction Tech & Transformation Summit will bring together construction companies, engineers and architects as they explore innovations and strategies for improving processes and workflow to drive efficiency, safety and sustainability of construction projects.

The event will provide you with the exclusive opportunity to leverage strategies from and network with the engineers, architectsand head of design and technology from Meriton, Jacobs, Downer and Fulton Hogan. Learn from the experts and find out how your organisation can adopt and implement new technologies to enhance project planning, minimise variation, achieve just-in-time scheduling and realise cost-savings.

The event is held co-located with the 
Smart Buildings Summit which will bring together developers and asset owners to harness design, technology and innovation to deliver smart and intelligent buildings. 

The event is held co-located with the 
2nd Safe Cladding, Building and Facade Innovation Summit which will bring together government, building owners, developers, certifiers and fire safety professionals to implement solutions and ensure the safety and compliance of Australia’s buildings. 


Featured Speakers

Andrew Harris

Director, Technical Futures and Engineering Excellence Group

Laing O'Rourke

Gary Strong

Global Building Standards Director

Royal Institution Of Chartered Surveyors

Maryam Litkouhi

Development Manager, Commercial Property


Anthony Roe

Head of Digital Technology and Innovation


Gert Van Aswegen

National Digital Engineering Manager

Fulton Hogan

Toby Venables

Head of SaaS and Sales


Jonathan Howe RIBA

Practice Director – Architecture

Jacobs Group (Australia)

Claire Penny

Global Leader


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Why Attend? 

  • Find out how Jacobs calibrated the digital lens onto its pre-design, design and post occupancy outcomes in its Australian Education City project 
  • Understand how Fulton Hogan is realising cost-savings and just-in-time scheduling and delivery by optimising real-time data across various project sites  
  • Learn how Architecture BVN is redefining workplace design through Project Octopus – its new interactive VR system incorporated in BIM 
  • Hear how Laing O’Rourke is integrating people and technology across all aspects of construction to create safer, more sustainable and high performance of buildings 
  • Find out how Downer facilitates advanced work planning, design variation management and economic efficiency modelling through BIM 
  • Leverage lessons learnt from the Grenfell Tower fire from International Keynote RICS (UK) and apply smart technologies to ensure building safety 
  • Learn best practice from GHD for collecting, managing and analysing data to determine building characteristics and occupants’ behaviour 
  • Assess the role of emerging digital technologies in facilitating ethical decision-making in design, delivery and operation processes with Arup 
  • Leverage strategies from Stockland to maximise spaces and improve the liveability and productivity of occupants


Who Should Attend?

Anyone involved in or has an interest in property development, building management, construction, planning, land use, sustainability, urban development and the intersection of smart and innovative technologies including: 
  • Construction and Development 
  • Building Owners and Asset Managers 
  • Government 
  • Architecture 
  • Design & Planning 
  • Civil, Structural and Architectural Engineering 
  • Project Management / Consulting 
  • Manufacturing / Fabricating 
  • Building Materials 
  • Real Estate / Property Developers 
  • Facilities Management and Building Services 
  • Transport Infrastructure Projects 
  • Quality Safety Control

Why Sponsor

in preferential access to senior executives from the Australian construction sector:

  • Meet decision makers face-to-face to leverage your product and brand building
  • Establish strong relationships
  • Make proposals to potential customers
  • Demonstrate your expertise and product excellence
Our unique sponsorship and exhibition packages are specifically tailored to maximise your company’s return on investment by raising your organisation’s profile, position and its solutions to a qualified audience of senior decision makers across developers, architects, real estate firms, engineers, building owners/operators and facilities managers. 

Raise your profile at the Smart Buildings Australia Summit 2019
  • Put your business front and centre: Sponsoring Smart Buildings Australia summit gives your organisation authority in your industry and boosts your credibility. Your brand will be seen throughout the event and attendees will be eager to learn more about your business

  • Get in front of your target market: Attracting over 200 senior decision makers, the 2019 event is your opportunity to develop strategic partnerships with key industry decision makers

  • Increase your reach and exposure to new clients: The event will be marketed to over 15,000 real estate development, architects, facilities managers and building sector stakeholders. As a sponsor your name and logo will be used during these outreach campaigns, which provides the opportunity to generate media exposure and increase your company’s brand awareness

  • Generate Strong leads: Sponsoring Smart Buildings Australia is a great way to generate quality leads as the delegates are actively seeking solutions 

  • Deliver a great ROI: Sponsoring Smart Buildings Australia is cheaper and presents a higher ROI than other advertising methods. Why? Because this event has a very specific and highly engaged target market

For more information, contact us on 02 9188 8950 or email


Team Discounts




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Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park   
161 Elizabeth Street, Sydney, NSW 2000

Conference Room: Philip Room 1

Accommodation: For a 10% discount off our the online rate – this is subject to availability at the time of confirmation.
Guests will have to contact the In-house Reservations team directly on 02 9286 6462 and advise attendance of the Aventedge Meeting and the team will apply this discount during the booking process.