The Bartlett School of Architecture


Blockchain & the Digital Thread – Conference

14 October 2020–16 October 2020, 9:00 am–8:00 pm

Courtesy of Construction Blockchain Consortium. 

Join the Construction Blockchain Consortium (CBC) this October for a three-day conference exploring the application of blockchain technology in the built environment.

Event Information

Open to





Leo Garbutt


Various locations
UCL, Bloomsbury Campus

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Organised by Bartlett Senior Research Fellow, Abel Maciel, the conference will feature keynotes and workshops, with sessions on Computational Construction Law and Digital Construction Management. 

In addition, the Construction Blockchain Consortium (CBC) will present its most recent paper on Financing, Procurement & Blockchain, in collaboration with industry experts, academia and the British Parliament.

The conference will also feature the opportunity to network with academics and practitioners. 


Confirmed speakers include:

  • Abel Maciel, The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL
  • Alastair Moore, Mishcon De Reya LLP
  • Balint Penzes, Pricewaterhouse Coopers
  • David Greenwood, Northumbria University
  • Fernando Santiago Cajaraville, All-Party Parliamentary Group on Blockchain
  • Gavin Johnson, aGenium
  • Josh Graham, Ehab
  • Marta Piekarska-Geater, Hyperledger, Linux Foundation
  • May Winfield, Buro Happold
  • Nick West, Mishcon De Reya LLP
  • Richard Saxon, Joint Contracts Tribunal
  • Stephen Hamil, National Building Specification


Tickets are available for face-to-face and virtual attendance and can be exchanged before 07 October. Student discount is available. For further details, please contact Leo Garbutt at admin@constructionblockchain.org

Early Bird tickets will be available until 01 September. 

Virtual Conference (Days 2 & 3): £70
Virtual Workshops and Conference (All Days): £90
F2F Conference (Days 2 & 3): £320
F2F Workshops and Conference (All Days): £400

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More information

Construction Blockchain Consortium
The Construction Blockchain Consortium is a joint initiative by the UCL Department of Computer Science and The Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment. They investigate the development of open source tools on behalf of the industry, to encourage application developers to build proprietary technology and services that deliver sustainable construction solutions.

This event is co-organised by the UCL Department of Computer Science and The Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment.

Image: Courtesy of Construction Blockchain Consortium.