buildeng 2018 Northern and Southern Ireland Conference and Exhibition

Date, Time and Location

Date: Friday 28th September 2018 Time: Exhibition opens 08.30hrs, conference 09.30hrs - 17.00hrs

Venue: Crowne Plaza Dundalk, Ireland

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Event Summary

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CABE Northern and Southern Ireland Regions are proud to present a comprehensive CPD programme with exhibition.

Sponsored by Viltra and Xtratherm


08.30 CABE Exhibition Opens. Registration and Refreshments 

09.20 Welcome and Housekeeping
David Courtney C.Build E FCABE, Regional Chairman – CABE Southern Ireland Region

09.25 CEO Opening Address - The Future of the CABE
Dr Gavin Dunn BSc (Hons) MSc PhD C.Build E FCABE, Chief Executive – CABE

09.45 Addressing Digital Technology in the Built Environment25% off Button
David Taylor BA (Hons) PCABE FCABE MCIAT (Hon) FAPS

10.30 Sewage Treatment for Today's Environment; Options and Challenges
Colm Gribben, Consultant Engineer – Viltra

11.00 Refreshment Break

11.30 Air Tightness Testing - The Physical Assessment of Build Quality
Barry Cope, Dip IOA AMIOA ACABE, Scheme Manager – ATTMA

12.15 Fire Safety - Where Are We Now?
Ben Bradford BSc MSc MBA CEng PPCABE FCIBSE FRICS FIFireE, Chief Executive – BB7

13.00 Lunch and Exhibition

14.15 Afternoon Welcome
Joel Howson C. Build E FCABE, Regional Chairman – CABE Northern Ireland Region

14.20 CABE Ambassador Afternoon Address - An Overview of the Future of the Construction Industry in Ireland
Sean Canney TD MRICS FCIOB, Chartered Quantity Surveyor, CABE Ambassador for Northern and Southern Ireland

14.50 Understanding Historic Buildings and the Regulatory Environment
David Humphreys, BAgrSc (Landscape) MSc PGDipBAdmin (Project Mgmt) DipBldgCons (RICS) C.Build E FCABE BCAS CMLI MILI MAPM MIPM IHBC MRICS MSCSI MICRI, Director – ACP Architectural Conservation Professionals

15.35 Part L and the Move towards NZEB
Eamonn Clarke, Technical Sales Development Manager – Xtratherm

16.05 Refreshment Break

16.15 Practice Management, Professional Indemnity, Risk Management and Claims Handling for Engineering Practices
Martin Adams, ACII MIRM, Special Risks Director – Arachas

17.00 Passport Draw and Event Close
David Courtney and Joel Howson


£60+VAT* for CABE members

£70+VAT* for non-members

* where applicable

Special Offer!

8 Hours CPD Bubble

Book 4 or more places and receive 25% off using the code 'CABE25'


Crowne Plaza, Inner Relief Road, Haggardstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth, Ireland

There will be free car parking on site.


There will be a comprehensive trade exhibition to view during break times and during lunch. 

How to Register and Pay

Registering for this event is a simple process which you can complete online or via email:


  • CABE Members – click on ‘Login to Book’ below to login to our website to book your conference place. As you are a CABE Member, you will have already been provided with login details.
  • Non-CABE Members – click on ‘Login to Book’ and do either of the following:
    - If you have registered before, simply login to our website using your existing login details.
    - If you have not registered before on our website, click on ‘Register to be part of us’.

Please note: A card payment is required for all online bookings.

Online booking will be unavailable after 24th September 2018. Please call or email to book a place after this date.

Via Email

Please download a booking form and return to the contact below.

Venue Details for Crowne Plaza Dundalk

Green Park

More Details

Map for Crowne Plaza Dundalk


£60 + VAT* for CABE members, £70 + VAT* for CABE members (*where VAT is applicable)

Event Contact Information

Kirri Porter-White

Booking Information