Construction Industry Forum

To ensure the construction sector continues to thrive in the regional area, this quarterly Forum provides opportunities for all organisations trading in the construction and property sectors to showcase their business whilst providing opportunities for potential trade and connections with other organisations.


Developed for businesses in the construction and property sector, businesses can engage with the forum and related events so that they can showcase their businesses and highlight supply chain opportunities.





Next Construction Forum



Construction Forum - Achieving Carbon Net Zero

Join us for our virtual December Construction Forum.

Our speakers confirmed are:

James Bailey – Chief Executive - Hailsham Roadways

Mark Chipol – Managing Director – Eden Utilities

David Greenfield – Managing Director - SOcial, ENvironmental & EConomic Solutions (SOENECS) Ltd

Construction companies can reduce their carbon footprint by looking into alternative highways materials:

  • New recycled products in road construction as an alternative to virgin materials from sea dredging and quarries
  • Green environmentally friendlier concrete and asphalt
  • Carbon and cost savings

By joining the webinar, you will enhance your knowledge on:

  • How to save on CO2 and project cost at the same time
  • What are the new recycled products in road construction that are an alternative to virgin materials from sea dredging and quarries?
  • The Circular economy

More information will follow shortly.

Please book your place online at or call the office on 01444 259259.

Once you have reserved your place, you will receive a booking confirmation - joining instructions will be forwarded to you the day prior to the webinar. This webinar will use ‘Zoom‘, a free online meeting platform. Please ensure you register & download the app prior to joining the event.



The Aims Of The Forum Are To:

  • Bring together construction industry organisations whose expertise, experience and interest in construction matters (as operators or users of services) will develop opportunities across the region
  • Create a network of organisations that can work together to accelerate growth of the construction industry locally
  • Meet quarterly to debate and discuss the current construction issues in the region
  • Raise awareness around legislative changes and challenges faced by the construction industry
  • Improve skills and increase employment across Sussex Region
  • Collaboratively plan and deliver networking events to create opportunities for businesses in the sector
  • Enable the sector to have a collective voice on local, regional and national issues through the Chamber
  • Allow the Chamber to make informed and useful commentary on those issues which we feel are in our members' interests


For further information contact the Chamber on 01444 259 259 or email us.



Current Steering Group Members:


  • Phillip Naylor - RH Partnership Architects Ltd
  • Zoe Wilson - A & F Pilbeam Construction Ltd
  • John Newson - Novi Projects
  • Doug Taylor-Johnson - Sunninghill Construction Co. limited
  • Ana Christie - CEO of Sussex Chamber of Commerce
  • Alison Watson - Head of Operations


If you are interested in getting involved, any expressions of interest should be sent to

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