Championing young blood
According to a recent survey, over a quarter of the nation has no idea what “the cloud” is or how “cloud storage” works, but they might be able to identify cumulostratus or cumulonimbus! The poll was undertaken by Currys PC World and is an example of a modern technology that is a mystery to a […]
BCIA confirmed as supporting partner of CIBSE Build2Perform Live 2018
The BCIA is proud to announce that it is a supporting partner of CIBSE Build2Perform Live 2018 which takes place on the 27-28 November at Olympia London. CIBSE Build2Perform Live is significant two-day interactive event dedicated to helping built environment professionals and the wider supply chain to improve efficiency and save money through effective building services. If […]
Smart Buildings Show 2018 open for registrations
Smart Buildings Show, where the industries leading technology vendors and smart buildings professionals converge, has announced an influential conference programme for its London show. The free-to-attend event, which takes place at the Barbican on the 7th and 8th of November, 2018 features a packed line-up and includes 38 presentations, keynote addresses and CPD-accredited training sessions […]
Are you feeling the heat?
Chances are that you or someone you work alongside has had a rant about the high temperatures we’ve been experiencing of late. A summer heatwave is great if you’re by the beach of course…but the workplace is a different matter, especially if you have no air conditioning or any control over your immediate surroundings… Being […]
Does wellbeing need to be regulated?
The topic of wellbeing continues to create discussion in all quarters – and it is highly prevalent in the building controls sector. Therefore, the Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) ponders the question of whether wellbeing needs to be regulated in reference to commercial buildings… While there is legislation in place concerning energy efficiency, there is […]
Don’t fear innovation…embrace it!
Managing change is something we all have to do at home and at work, sometimes as a reaction to events and other times as part of strategic planning. To some, managing change comes easily, others might be more apprehensive – but both these responses are normal! With so much innovative technology ‘disrupting’ our industry and […]
Are you following the BCIA on LinkedIn?
The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) now has its own Company Page on LinkedIn. This will allow those in the building controls and BEMS sector to be able to share thoughts, news, blogs and event information via the page. The BCIA page also provides an opportunity for like-minded people to network. Make sure you are […]
Join the BCIA for a Cocktail Masterclass
You are invited to join the BCIA for a Cocktail Masterclass where guests will enjoy a complimentary cocktail on arrival before being guided through the background and concepts of mixology. Once you have learnt the basics then it is over to you as every guest will have the opportunity to make four cocktails behind their […]