The built environment is critical to the wellbeing of society and underpins 43% of GDP. Yet it is one of the last remaining industries to truly modernise, adopt digital approaches and become more efficient.
Mat Colmer is Senior Innovation Lead at UKRI, delivering the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) Transforming Construction challenge. He is responsible for the curation and integration of activities across the challenge portfolio, sharing and scaling the innovative methods of construction that enable people and places to be fit for the future.
Mat is an expert specialist in advancements that shape our urban and built environments with a focus on the application of new processes, data and technologies to make our built environment more liveable, affordable and human. His extensive experience has been gained through working at the forefront of innovation in low carbon technologies, energy efficiency and the process of optimising domestic and non-domestic building performance by learning, monitoring and continuous improvement.
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