15:00 – 15:45

Panel Discussion: Delivering the Digital Dream?

nima Virtual Conference 2023 / Speakers / David Philp

David Philp

Chief Value Officer, Cohesive

With over 30 years in industry David is a Chartered Construction Manager by background. He has previously worked with Balfour Beatty, Mace and AECOM. As CVO at Cohesive, he is responsible for driving customer-centricity and creating sustainable value for our clients across their asset lifecycle and portfolios.

David has been involved in delivering innovative projects, digital change strategies and digital asset management strategies across the globe from UK, Hong-Kong, Singapore, Australia, and the Baltics.

He was seconded in the UK Cabinet Office in 2011 as Head of BIM Implementation and has been a key contributor to the UK public sector BIM mandate (GCS 2011-2016) he was also Chair of the Scottish BIM Delivery Group through the Scottish Futures Trust delivering the BIM requirements of the Scottish Government.

David is Co-Vice Chair of BE-ST (formerly the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre.) A Fellow of the ICE, RICS, CIOB and CICES he has completed the Virtual Design and Construct at Stanford University, CA. and is an honorary professor at Heriot-Watt University and visiting professor at Middlesex University, and Regional Lead for Scotland for Women in BIM. He was also co-author of the Dummies Guide to BIM.