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11 APR 2022


More than 2,000 have already viewed the new webcast series from ACE’s Emerging Professionals

Fresh Perspectives is a new series of webcasts featuring a one-on-one conversation with an inspirational emerging professional on some of the most challenging topics facing our industry.

Following its launch in March, more than 2,000 have already viewed one of the first three episodes on the ACE Emerging Professionals LinkedIn page or on the ACE YouTube channel.

With the initial episodes exploring COP26, being a leader in the digital age, and how to make a difference, the concise 20 minute interviews get to the core of issues of most importance to the industry and the next generation of business leaders.

Upcoming episodes explore whether Net Zero is achievable, how to start your own business and how to live and work abroad.

  • Fresh Perspectives 1.4: Is Net Zero achievable for the construction industry? – Premieres Wednesday 27 April at 12pm. Hannah Ducas and Diego Padilla-Philipps technical director at WSP, explore what Net Zero means for the construction industry and how the challenge is being picked up by the sector. This episode coincides with Green Infrastructure Week.
  • Fresh Perspectives 1.5: How to start your own business – Premieres Wednesday 11 May at 12pm. Emily Scoones and Brittany Harris, co-founder and CEO of QFlow, a tech start up that is helping to make construction projects more sustainable, discuss entrepreneurship and the challenges of starting your own business.
  • Fresh Perspectives 1.6: How to live and work abroad – Premieres Wednesday 25 May at 12pm. Kat Brown and Farai Mwashita, international project engineer at CBRE discuss the challenges and benefits of moving abroad for work. 

Chair of ACE Emerging Professionals Wojciech Szewczak said: “We wanted to tackle some of the major issues in an easy-to-digest, conversational way – perfect for lunchtime viewing or even an extended tea break!”

Replay previous episodes in the playlist above. Make sure to follow ACE Emerging Professionals on LinkedIn to see new episodes first.