"How do we Fundamentally Change the Perception of Construction on Planet Earth?"
Co-Founder and MD FRED MILLS
Tuesday February 4
10.00 Park Hall
Fred is co-founder and MD of The B1M - the world’s largest and most subscribed-to video channel for construction with over 9 million viewers each month. The B1M is one of YouTube’s most celebrated educational channels, it was hand-chosen by YouTube as a “Creator on the Rise” out of all 505,000,000 accounts and is the first built environment channel ever to receive YouTube's Silver Creator Award. In February 2019 Fred delivered a keynote address at YouTube’s global education summit, EduCon.
Fred’s videos have amassed tens of millions of views making him a global figure in video publishing and a role model to millions of people interested or already working in construction. Fred’s mission is to fundamentally change the perception of construction on planet Earth.
"Increasing the productivity of infra sector with digitalization"
Professor KALLE VAISMAA
Wednesday February 5
14.30 Park Hall
Kalle is a professor of the infra sector´s digitalization in Tampere University. Productivity of the infra sector has remained at the same level for decades. Digitalization gives much new possibilities to improve effectiveness in planning, construction and asset management. Kalle´s aim is to make research that gives knowledge for strategic guidelines to the digital development of the companies and organisations. Kalle´s background is in transportation, so user-friendliness is one of his main themes in the all research and lecturing.