Webinar: Automation in Construction - meet the panel

08 September 2020

TECH-KHL-Webinar-sponsored-for-web

Following on from our successful Construction Technology webinar in June, the second in the series will look at the latest trends in the automation of construction machinery, including remote operation, robotics and machine learning.

Among the questions will be the speed of adoption and the key applications for machine automation.

The webinar will be hosted by Andy Brown, Editor of International Construction with the following distinguished leading experts:

gaurav_kikani_built_robotics.b632c3b2

Gaurav Kikani, Vice President of Operations & Strategy | Built Robotics

At Built Robotics, a company building automated guidance systems for heavy equipment, Gaurav oversees growth, operations, and business development.

Previously, he launched startup companies at Shumway Capital, an investment firm, and was a consultant at Bain & Company, where he advised companies in the mining and technology sectors.

Gaurav graduated with honors in finance and economics at Northwestern University.

A native Texan, his interest in heavy equipment originates from growing up surrounded by the oil and gas industry.

 

Alan_Berger_high

Alan Berger, former SVP Technology with Volvo CE & previously Chief Technology Officer at Case

With a longstanding interest in automated machinery Alan has worked in the vehicle industry for over 25 years.

In his previous senior tecnology roles with Volvo Construction Equipment and CNH Industrial, he focused on leadership, product development, efficiency and the digital and electrification transformation.

 

Downey-John_20170621_0001

John Downey, Director of Sales, EMEA | Topcon Positioning Group

Since joining Topcon Positioning Group in 1998, John has been a key figure driving forward the adoption of technology within the construction industry.

In his current role, he is responsible for leading and developing the national sales teams, while supporting and managing the OEM distribution structure through key partnerships and programmes.

With a wealth of knowledge and experience in machine control and automation, John has brought to market Topcon’s most advanced automated systems to boost productivity on construction and infrastructure projects across the continent.

This free webinar is produced under KHL’s Construction Technology brand, jointly organised by Construction Europe and International Construction magazines.

Register for the webinar here.

MAGAZINE
NEWSLETTER
Delivered directly to your inbox, Access, Lift & Handlers Newsletter features the pick of the breaking news stories, product launches, show reports and more from KHL's world-class editorial team.
Featured Training From Easybook
NYC SST Online Training

The clock is ticking… Construction workers in New York City – have you fulfilled your required Site Safety Training (SST)? Get your SST card online now

Latest Events
Larry Silber to keynote ALH Conference
Larry Silber, Herc Rentals’ president, CEO and director, will give the keynote presentation at the 2021 ALH Conference
APEX and IRE shows cancelled for 2021
The two exhibitions will now be held in 2023, which was the next scheduled year for the events.
How to watch the IPAF Summit and IAPA awards
The event is going online for the first time this year, so how do you watch it?
Off-Highway Research

The gold standard in market research

Off-Highway Research offers a library of more than 200 regularly updated reports, providing forensic detail on key aspects of the construction equipment industry.

Our detailed insights and expert analyses are used by over 500 of the world’s largest and most successful suppliers, manufacturers and distributers, to inform their strategic plans and deliver profitable growth.

Click here to visit our website

CONNECT WITH THE TEAM
Lindsey Anderson Editor, Access, Lift & Handlers Tel: +1 312 929 4409 E-mail: lindsey.anderson@khl.com
Tony Radke Sales Manager Tel: +1 480 478 6302 E-mail: tony.radke@khl.com
CONNECT WITH SOCIAL MEDIA