AGENDA

Thursday 4 November

Time
Activity
13:00
14:00
14:00
16:00
Hotel check-in
18:45
First Timers Drinks Reception
Sponsored by Keystone Lintels
19:30
Welcome Drinks
Sponsored by Marsh
20:15
Networking Welcome Dinner
Sponsored by Rockwool

Friday 5 November

Time
Activity
08:00
Delegates depart for YEC Conference Centre – Registration/Refreshments
SESSION ONE
09:00
Opening Video
09:05
Introduction to Conference – HOST – Jason Mohammad
Sponsored by ACO
09:15
Welcome by BMF Chairman, Richard Hill
09:20
BMF Presentation – John Newcomb, CEO
09:30
Welcome, Kevin Morgan, Crystal, Headline Sponsor
09:35
SPEAKER 1 – James Mason, Welcome to Yorkshire
09:55
SPEAKER 2 – Geoff Ramm
10:30
BMF WORKSHOPS
  1. Digitalisation – Andy Scothern, eCommonSense and David Haldane, Haldane Fisher
    Sponsored by eCommonSense
  2. Marketing – Geoff Ramm and Lucia Di Stazio, MRA Marketing
    Sponsored by MRA Marketing
11:15
NETWORKING BREAK/EXHIBITION
Sponsored by BMN
SESSION TWO
11:45
SPEAKER 3 – Steve Ingham, Page Group
12:25
SPEAKER 4 – Jamil Qureshi
13:15
Q&A Session – hosted by Jason Mohammad
13:20
Close of Day 1 – HOST – Jason Mohammad
13:25
NETWORKING LUNCH/EXHIBITION
17:00
Depart for hotel
Free evening at leisure or individual dine arounds

Saturday 6 November

Time
Activity
08:00
Delegates depart for YEC Conference Centre
SESSION THREE – Industry Forum
09:00
Welcome back and Introduction – HOST – Martin Bayfield
Sponsored by ACO
09:10
Andy Mitchell, Co-Chair Construction Leadership Council
09:25
Industry Speaker – Nick Roberts, CEO Travis Perkins plc
09:40
Industry Speaker – Paul Bence, Managing Director, George Bence Group
09:55
Peter Hallitt, Trading Director, Marshalls
10:10
Panel Discussion – Hosted by Martin Bayfield
10:30
SPEAKER 5 – Nicky Moffat CBE
11:15
NETWORKING BREAK/EXHIBITION
Sponsored by BMN
11:45
BMF WORKSHOPS
  1. Sustainability – Michael McGowan, Ibstock and James Mitchell, Kerridge
    Sponsored by Ibstock Brick
  2. Mental Health – Tony Adams
    Sponsored by Encon
SESSION FOUR
12:30
NMBS Launch of 2022 Conference – Andy Hextall, Commercial Director NMBS
12:35
SPEAKER 6 – Rt Hon John Bercow
Sponsored by UK Construction week
13:20
Summary of Day – HOST – Martin Bayfield
13:25
Close and summary – John Newcomb, BMF CEO
13:30
NETWORKING LUNCH/EXHIBITION
16:00
Return to hotel
18:30
Depart for offsite Gala Dinner with After Party
  • Drinks Reception
    Sponsored by SIG
  • Gala Dinner
    Sponsored by Kerridge
  • After-party
    Sponsored by Hanson

Sunday 7 November

Time
Activity
AM
Departures