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Innovation Bites Webinar with Matt McDermott | Building Performance

Innovation Bites Webinar with Matt McDermott | Building Performance

Join Scott Fisher, PrefabNZ CEO as he chats with Matt McDermott & Patrick Lindsay, from Building Performance | MBIE, about the Building Amendment Bill, Modular Components.


The Building Amendment Bill currently progressing through the House lays out the framework for a new certification scheme, which will help some modular building component manufacturers access more efficient and consistent building consent pathways for their components. Join Matt McDermott (Policy team leader) and Patrick Lindsay (Senior Policy Advisor) to hear more about this in-development scheme and other changes the Bill will introduce.

Find out more and get involved here.

About the Speakers

Matt McDermott, Team Leader, Building Policy

Matt leads the work programme on the first phase on building system reform, including legislative change and regulations.

Patrick Lindsay, Senior Policy Advisor, Building Policy

Patrick is the workstream lead for the new modular component manufacturing certification scheme.


PrefabNZ's webinars, Innovation Bites, are easy-to-digest, short presentations, followed by an opportunity to pose questions to our topic expert.

NZIQS and RAB CPD points may be available to:

  • Registrants who watch the live webinar or
  • Absentee registrants who watch the replay within one week after the live webinar.

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For this monthly Innovation Bites webinar series, we find epic people to chat with, to spur inspiration, express innovative ideas, create new ones, enable growth and help in the uptake of innovation in construction.

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