The Construction Industry Council (CIC) is the representative forum for the professional bodies, research organisations and specialist business associations in the construction industry.

CIC Economic and Policy Briefings

Chaired by Rt. Hon. Nick Raynsford, the CIC Economic and Policy Briefings provide regular economic analyses, policy updates and comments on major commercial projects in construction industry. The briefings bring together leading policy-makers, economists and senior  industry players to discuss the key topics in an informal setting.

The Briefings run six times a year, typically on Tuesdays, from 9.30am – 12.30pm with three speakers, the opportunity to ask questions and two short coffee breaks.

This session will feature:

  • Alan Wilen – Economic Director at the Glenigan
  • David Lunts – Executive Director of Housing and Land, at the Greater London Authority
  • Dr David Hancock – Construction Director at the Cabinet Office –Modular Building

In 2018 the series will continue to take place at the Institute Of Civil Engineers, Westminster.Future dates are:

  • Tuesday 16 October
  • Tuesday 13 November

Past speakers include:

Gavin Barwell MP, Minister for Housing, Planning and London at the time, Andrew Wolstenholme OBECEO of Crossrail and CLC, Dr Jennifer Schooling of Centre for Digital Built Britain, Charles Horton, CEO of Govia, Jim O'Sullivan, CEO of Highways England, John Cridland CBE- Chairman of Transport for the North, Mark Farmer, Terrie Alafat (CIH),  Phil Wilbraham (BAA),  Bridget Rosewell OBE from National Infrastructure Committee, Chris Savage,  Paul Morrell, former Chief Construction Adviser, Dr Andrew Neather, Crossrail 2,  Prof.Noble Francis, CPA, Peter Andrews from the Bank of England as well as analysts  from Experian and Glenigans and Arcadis, to name a few.