Year in Infrastructure Conference is returning to London

18 April 2018

Presented by the Bentley Institute, the Year in Infrastructure Conference, October 15-18, 2018 is returning to London.

Join your peers to share ideas and discover new ways to address today’s infrastructure challenges on your going digital journey. This dynamic week includes thought-provoking keynotes, Digital Advancement Academy sessions, industry forums, award-winning user presentations, and more.

As a leading center for global trade and commerce, London is the ideal location to host this conference for the world’s best and brightest in the fields of infrastructure design, construction, and operation. 

Several keynote speakers who will present on this year’s mainstage:

Sir John Armitt, Chair of National Infrastructure Commission, appointed in 2018. He previously held leadership positions with the Olympic Delivery Authority, Engineering, and Physical Sciences Research Council, Network Rail, Union Railways, and Laing International.

Dr. Horst J. Kayser, Chief Strategy Officer, Siemens AG, joined Siemens in 1995 and was promoted to President of the Industrial Automation Systems in 2001. In 2004, Dr. Kayser was named President and CEO of Siemens Ltd. Seoul and Speaker of Siemens Corporation in South Korea. Dr. Kayser has served as Chief Strategy Officer of Siemens AG since 2006.

Greg Bentley, CEO, joined his four brothers at Bentley Systems in 1991. Previously, he founded a financial trading software firm, which became part of SunGard Data Systems, Inc., an S&P 500 company on whose public-company board Greg served from 1991 through 2005. He holds an M.B.A. in finance and decision sciences from Wharton. Greg is a trustee of Drexel University, where he also serves as chairman of the advisory board for the Pennoni Honors College, and a trustee of the National Building Museum.

 

This year’s agenda also includes:

  • Academy Day featuring our Digital Advancement Academies
  • Two full days of Industry Forum sessions on: Buildings and Campuses, Digital Cities, Industrial Infrastructure, Rail and Transit, Roads and Bridges, and Utilities and Water
  • Technology Pavilion featuring Bentley’s Strategic Partners: Bureau Veritas, Microsoft, Siemens, and Topcon
  • Expanded Awards Program, including 19 project categories celebrating digital advancements
  • Countless opportunities to network, engage with industry thought leaders, and learn about new technologies and best practices

VIDEO: Bentley Corporate Keynote: BIM advancements through Going Digital

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