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Digital building and construction webinar

Learn how TÜV SÜD integrate technologies into the classic testing and inspection services to increase cost and time efficiency

Did you know?

  • 60% of the projects missed cost and time objectives
  • 30% of the construction costs are spent on rework
  • 55% of the maintenance costs are caused by errors during construction phase

Despite always being deemed as a conservative industry, the construction industry is undergoing digital transformation. The demand for cost efficient building and sustainable operation are two of the main driving forces towards digitalization of building lifecycle. In this webinar, we speak about the evolution of construction industry and the trends we can expect in the near future. What does digital transformation in the construction industry mean to investors, developers, building owners, contractors, operators and facility managers? Our experts will also be sharing how TÜV SÜD integrate technologies such as Artificial Intelligence or smart drone technology into the classic testing and inspection services.

Duration: 1h (including Q&A)

Through the webinar, you'll gain insights into:

  • The upcoming trends in the construction industry

  • Your advantages in digital transformation in the construction industry
  • The integration of technologies into classic testing and inspection services and how it can benefit you as an investor, developer, building owner, contractor, operator or facility manager

About the speakers

Marc GrosskopfMr. Marc Grosskopf

Global Business Unit Manager- Building Testing Inspection Certification, TÜV SÜD 

Marc started at TÜV SÜD in 2006 in the structural engineering department focusing on qualification and technical design. He has vast experience in dealing with demanding construction projects in a wide variety of industries. Prior to his current role, Marc was the department head for the Real Estate & Infrastructure division in South Korea. As the business unit manager, he is responsible for TÜV SÜD global activities in the field of building lifecycle solutions focusing on digital service integration.



Robert MuenchMr. Robert Muench

Business Line Manager- Construction Assurance, TÜV SÜD 

With a master degree in Civil Engineering, Robert has more than 20 years experience in the international construction sector. Prior to joining TÜV SÜD in 2019, he was working in several management positions in general contractor organisations.




Joachim JungunstDr. Joachim Junggunst

Director of International Construction Technology, TÜV SÜD

As the Director of International Construction Technology, Joachim has deep experience in project management and QA/QC of international construction projects. He participated in expert surveys in both German and International construction projects and was working for a German developer before taking up his current role. In addition, he was also a recognised mediator in cases of dispute in construction projects.


Martin Saerbeck

Dr. Martin Saerbeck

CTO of Digital Service, TÜV SÜD

As the CTO of Digital Service, Martin leads strategic R&D initiatives of novel digital testing solutions in the domains of AI, Robotics, and IoT technology. Martin holds a degree in Computer Science and a PhD in Industrial Design. He was also awarded the prestigious A*STAR Independent Investigatorship in Singapore. He has deep passion for applied research and promotes the translation of academic results to make today’s connected smart systems safe, secure, and reliable.


Igor Gagula

Mr. Igor Gagula

Project Manager for Building Automation, TÜV SÜD

Igor is a hands-on and trained engineer in Mechatronics. As the Project Manager for Building Automation, he is deeply involved in BACnet test laboratory (BTL recognized), key account management and customer project management. Igor joined TÜV SÜD since 2013 as the expert and inspector for ventilation and air conditioning where he provided support for mechanical, thermal and acoustic measurement as well as hygienic and factory inspections.






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