Host by New Zealand Chinese Building Industry Association (NZCBIA)
Theme: Collaboration / Innovation / Productivity
Organisers: 3A Events and Event Partners Ltd.

Participation fee: $45 (inc GST)
- Free to NZCBIA members, ADNZ members, PrefabNZ members (RSVP required)
• Badge & programme will be provided
• Buffet Lunch will be provided
• A Goody bag & Programme will be provided
The NZCBIA Annual Conference will bring industry experts together for exploring ideas, generate insight and networking opportunities.

The conference includes
Seminars – Invite international and local experts to present the latest ideas, technology and methodology. Summit – KiwiBuild Summit: From Ideas To Opportunities. A forum for industry experts,professionals, government, and industry associations to discuss and debate the challenges and opportunities of KiwiBuild scheme. Four NZCBIA KiwiBuild teams, ChangDa International, Babbage Consultants, Archiland Architecture and OZAC Architects will present in the summit.

NZCBIA 2018 Conference Programme

Date: 27th July, 2018
Venue: BNZ Theatre, Vodafone Event Centre
Time Type Topic-Language Speaker or Location
9:00am Registration Foyer
9:30-9:40am Keynote Speech- English Bill Cashmore - Deputy Mayor, Auckland
9:40- 9:50am Keynote Speech - English Martin Thomson - Chairman of NZ China Trade Association
9:50-10:20am Seminar 1 : Managing the change and quality – Council’s perspective on building control - English Jeff Fahrensohn - Inspections Manager, Auckland Council
10:20-10:35am Seminar 2 : QA Procedure for Imported Structural Steel & Modular Buildings Jane Wu - Auckland Council / Executive of BOINZ
10:35-11:00am Seminar 3 : Overview of NZ economy & building industry - English Paul Clark - Industry Economist, Westpac
11:00-11:30am Break Tea, Coffee, Biscuits Foyer
11:30-12:00 Seminar 4: How to certify overseas imported building products - English Colin Prouse - Director, BEAL
12:00-12:30 Seminar 5: Building Information Modelling - Chinese Luban Software Co.,Ltd.,Shanghai, China
12:30-13:00 Seminar 6: Balancing fire safety objectives with KiwiBuild drive for high quality low cost homes - English Michael James, SFPE’s New Zealand President
13:00-14:00 Buffet Lunch Event Video,Sponsor Video Sir Noel Robinson Conference Centre
14:00-14:15 KiwiBuild Summit: Keynote Speech Frank Xu, NZCBIA President
14:15-14:45 Team 1 presentation ChangDa International -NZCBIA Member YanBing Liu, General Manager
14:45-15:15 Team 2 presentation Babbage Consultants -NZCBIA Member Warren Hill, Marketing & Business Development Director
15:15 - 15:30 Short Break
15:30 - 16:00 Team 3 presentation Archiland Architecure -NZCBIA Member Dylan Huang, Managing Director
6:00 - 16:30 Team 4 presentation OZAC Architects -NZCBIA Member Tom Jing, Founding Director
16:30-17:30 Tour Expo Pre-Visit Expo booths Arena
17:30-18:30 Pre-Dinner Drinks Networking Foyer
18:30~21:30 Gala Dinner Sir Noel Robinson Conference Centre