Futurebuild: The future of the built environment

Futurebuild: The future of the built environment


07 March 2023


09 March 2023
ExCeL, London

UKCRIC is delighted to be speaking at FutureBuild 2023.

Futurebuild is about building a better future for the built environment. The conference provides the stage for inspiring ideas, innovative solutions and knowledge sharing to drive sustainable construction and help us reach our goal of net zero. The exhibition brings together the entire supply chain to showcase, debate and understand the advancements in sustainable construction and the emerging technologies that will make net zero possible. Futurebuild is about driving positive change.

There is an extensive programme of speakers across 3 days. Details of the session curated by UKCRIC are below.

Making Infrastructure Improve Human Wellbeing - 8th March, 12.30- 13.15 

How do we build infrastructure in order to help the brain make better decisions for everybody, to improve their wellbeing and their sense of quality of life? In this seminar Prof Nick Tyler will talk about his research relating to Infrastructure and the wellbeing of people in their environment and the research conducted at the PEARL facility which is part of the UK Collaboratorium for Research on Infrastructure and Cities (UKCRIC) . Dr Joanne Leach will close the seminar with an overview of UKCRIC and how businesses, researchers and policy makes can access the expertise and capabilities of UKCRIC to solve the complex problems relating to infrastructure, cities and systems.


Professor Nick Tyler, Chadwick Professor of Civil Engineering at UCL and the Director of the UCL Centre for Transport Studies
Dr Joanne Leach , Executive Manager, UKCRIC

Visit futurebuild for further information about the conference and for the full speaker programme