• Project Delivery Summit

    October 23 - 24, 2019 I Marina Bay Sands I Singapore


  • Tuesday, October 22

    • 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.Welcome Reception
  • Wednesday, October 23

    • 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.Breakfast
      9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Corporate Keynote
      Greg Bentley, CEO, Bentley Systems

      Greg Bentley will join with Bentley regional executives to provide a company update and highlight projects from the 2019 YII Awards nominees that exemplify advancements which go beyond BIM to Digital Twins. This discussion will conclude with a roadmap of non-disruptive steps to help make infrastructure engineering digital twins a key business benefit of every organization's going digital strategy.
      9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Guest Keynote and Fireside Chat
      Dr. Ayesha Khana, Co-founder and CEO, ADDO AI
      11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.Summit Welcome
      11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.Summit Opening Keynote: Redefining Infrastructure Project Delivery - How Embracing the Digital Twin Can Drive Vital Value into the Planning, Design Construction and Management of Assets
      Steffen Fuchs, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

      Digital Readiness – How mature is the global infrastructure market?
      • Preparing for a new world of integrated digital delivery
      • Creating and implementing a new construction digital platform
      • Understanding the management of change
      • new business opportunities and revenue streams
      • Defining the digital integrator
      12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Summit Lunch
      1:30 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.Afternoon Keynote: Digital Twin City - Virtual Singapore - Embedding Data into the Infrastructure Delivery Process
      A New Project Structure to Drive Success

      Tai Fatt Cheng, Managing Director, BCA and Head of Built Environment Research and Innovation Institute (BERII)

      Singapore has invested $73 million in public and private projects to create a data-rich, live digital replica of the actual city infrastructure assets. When complete, Virtual Singapore will be the digital platform used across the public and private sector to research, plan, design, develop construct and management the city’s growing and aging infrastructure assets.

      Topics to be covered include:
      • The challenge of defining and developing a city-wide digital twin
      • The business case for investing in data
      • Understanding the whole value of data and digital engineering
      • Creating value through digital project delivery
      • Driving and managing change
      • Lessons from other global digital experience
      2:20 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.Case Study: The Client Perspective

      How is the use of the data and digital engineering during the project delivery process driving greater value across the asset lifecycle? Case studies will describe digital lessons from around the world.

      How to Influence the Engineering Process to create Digital Twins as an Output of the Project
      Rob Ritchie, Managing Partner, The Cravern Group

      The Role of Digital Engineering in Creating Australia's First Driverless Metro
      Peter Hynd, Contract Director, Operations, Trains and Systems, Sydney Metro Northwest
      3:10 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.Round Table Discussion: Embracing the Digital Twin - What's Stopping Us?

      Part 1: Identifying and unpacking the opportunities and challenges facing project delivery professionals.

      Building on the experiences described in the earlier sessions, delegates will work in groups to describe the challenges they face when trying to embrace the emerging world of digital engineering and the digital twin.
      3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.Networking and Refreshment Break
      3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
      Creating a Modular Infrastructure Future: Why the Digital Twin Holds the Key
      Eugene Seah, Digital Director, Surbana Jurong
      Lina Monica Ali, BIM Manager, Surbana Jurong

      A new world of products, not process.

      • How will digital technology help increase off-site manufacture in construction?
      • Improving productivity, quality, and safety across construction delivery
      • Why the digital twin makes a modular future possible
      4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.Panel Session: New Skills to Place the Digital Twin at the Heart of Project Delivery Success
      • Defining and finding the new skills and new talents for digital future
      • Embracing new capabilities
      • Preparing for new business and revenue models
      • From traditional engineering company to digital innovator
      • The challenge for existing staff
      • Breaking down information silos
      • The journey from asset manager to information manager

        Vinod Singh, Geography Manager, India and South Asia, Jacobs
        Randal Jones, General Manager, East Asia, Mott MacDonald
        Yvonne Cheu, Technical Director, AECOM
        Amos Cheong, Executive Director, Head of Project and Programme Management, Singapore, Arcadis
        John Hainsworth, Digital Leader for Built Environment, Aurecon
      5:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.Wednesday Summary and Wrap Up
      6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.Summit Dinner
  • Thursday, October 24

    • 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.Breakfast
      9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.Bentley Technology Keynote with Guest Presentation
      Guest Speaker: Keith Clarke, CBE, FReng, FICE, RIBA, Chairman, Forum of the Future

      It's time to embrace digital twins. Context and chronology are redefining the digital experience for users and transforming static 3D BIM models into living, evergreen digital twins. A timeline of change makes possible 4D design review and 4D design insights, helping the industry to reduce cost, scheduling, and quality problems during design and construction. See how digital twins are achieving lower whole life cost for owner-operators, helping to deliver more resilient, safer and better performing infrastructure assets. Get expert advice on your digital readiness and roadmap.
      11:00 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.Morning Keynote: Growth to Maturity - Understanding Digital Life Beyond BIM
      Mark Enzer, Chief Technical Officer, Mott MacDonald

      Underpinning Use of Data and the Digital Twin across Infrastructure Project Delivery
      • Lifting focus from construction to operation and outcomes
      • The Gemini principles to value, manage, and share data and underpin the development of a national digital twin
      • The UK strategy for driving data and digital twin technology and culture into the heart of the infrastructure sector
      • Data for the public good - how will the digital twin improve social outcomes?
      • Who pays and where is the value?
      11:40 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.Panel Session: Embedding the Digital Twin into the Construction Process
      How can we export the new and evolving digital world into the traditional and highly conservative construction industry?

      Implementing Model-Based Production Tracking using SYNCHRO 4D
      Meena Abdelkodoos, BIM Project Manager, Turner Construction Company

      Contracting Expert Panel: How can we export the new and evolving digital world into the traditional and highly conservative construction industry?
      • Driving forward with continuous surveying
      • Creating the performance digital twin during project delivery
      • Embedding sensors - creating the business case
      12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Summit Lunch
      1:30 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.Afternoon Interview: Preparing for a New World of Digital Cities
      In Conversation with Microsoft - Exploring the CityNext Program

      Rahul Savdekar, Director – Industry Solutions, Microsoft (WWPS) – Asia
      • Empowering cities to be more sustainable, prosperous, and inclusive
      • Moving from GIS platforms to digital twin cloud services
      • The path towards digital transformation in infrastructure
      • The role of AI and IoT in Project Delivery
      • Embracing reality modeling
      • The power of engineering analyses, operational analytics, and immersive web visualization
      • Learning from the disrupters: Can infrastructure hack the project delivery process?
      2:10 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.Round Table Discussion: Embracing the Digital Twin - What's Stopping Us?

      Introduction by Keith Bentley, Chief Technology Officer and Bhupinder Singh, Chief Product Officer, Bentley Systems

      Fireside chat with Jason Hallett, VP of Global Software Business Development, Topcon and Nabil Abou-Rahme, Principal Research Officer, Bentley Systems

      Part 2: Removing the Blockers

      Table discussion followed by group feedback
      3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.Networking and Refreshment Break
      3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Future Gazing: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning of the Infrastructure Sector
      Steffen Endler, Head of Singapore Digitalization Hub, Siemens

      As data and digital technologies start to embed into the infrastructure and construction sector, how will project delivery professionals continue to add value to their clients, partners, and stakeholders?
      4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.Summit Summary and Closing
      6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.Year in Infrastructure Reception, Dinner, and Awards Ceremony