Architecture-Talks
Concrete-Talks
Contractors-Talks
Smart-Talks
PVP-Talks

The African Construction and Totally Concrete Expo offers five  technical training workshops , bringing like-minded people together to learn and share experiences.

The workshops , provide visitors with the knowledge and solutions to improve everyday work life. Workshops are and are FREE to attend.

Wednesday 16 September 2020

ARCHITECTURE TALKS

CONTRACTOR TALKS

SMART TALKS

12:00 – 12:45

Gravity storage as an alternative energy solution

Pierre Roux, Engineering Geologist, Pangaea Geophysics and Geodesy Working Group

 

13:00 – 13:45

Understanding the Architectural Profession Act

Senior representative, SACAP

 

Pursuing excellence in construction

Trevor Donga, Chief Executive, Namco Guarantees

 

Smart EV charging for smart cities

Winstone Jordaan, Director, GridCars

 

14:00 – 14:45

Best products and systems for surveying and geomatics

Senior representative, Leica Geosystems

 

Understanding construction law

Martin van der Schyf, Partner, Tiefenthaler Attorneys Inc

 

Smart cities

Dean Gopal, Product Manager – Life Safety Division, EATON

 

15:00 – 15:45

Enhancing the appearance of homes and corporate buildings

Senior representative, Knauf

 

 

Drones and their impact on construction

Innocent Musonda, Associate Professor, University of Johannesburg

University of Johannesburg

BIM intelligent solutions for smart, sustainable infrastructure

Shuaib Yunos, BIM Technical Specialist: Civil Infrastructure, Baker Baynes

 

Thursday 17 September 2020

ARCHITECTURE TALKS

CONTRACTOR TALKS

PVP TALKS

13:00 – 13:45

Introduction of EPCs and their impact on construction

Senior representative, Knauf

 

Calculating building costs correctly

Graham Alexander, Head of Tech and Idea Generation, Buildaid

 

 

Pipeline corrosion protection

14:00 – 14:45

Best practice for waterproofing

Sandor Dowling, Marketing Manager, Sanika Waterproofing Specialists

Project management trends revealing the complexity of future industry

Senior representative, Master Builders South Africa

 

Pump design, maintenance and operation

15:00 – 15:45

The role of landscape architecture in construction planning and implementation

Investigating structure repairs

Pipe applications and standards

Friday 18 September 2020

ARCHITECTURE TALKS

CONTRACTOR TALKS

CONCRETE TALKS

10:30 – 11:15

Trends changing the world of construction procurement managers

“Africon” Brick System – making quality bricks by hand using ground water

David Sassaman, MD, David Sassman Foundation

 

11:30 – 12:15

Understanding the relevance of CPD

Videsh Boodu, National Vice President, SAIBD

 

Insight into the updated BBBEE codes

Concrete quality essentials

Jaco du Plessis, Director, Go Consult

 

12:30 – 13:15

Energy efficiency for architects

Videsh Boodu, National Vice President, SAIBD

 

Trends for contractors to watch as they influence how Africa is built

Successful project deliverance

 

 

13:30 – 14:15

Water harvesting for architects

Videsh Boodu, National Vice President, SAIBD

 

Working with ready-mixed concrete