As part of Build UK’s Open Doors campaign, veteran developer Rogers will be talking about how he started out in construction and why in his mid-70s he’s still at it

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Peter Rogers, the developer behind high-profile London towers such as the recently completed 22 Bishopsgate, has had a passion for buildings since he was a boy, so who better to talk to the next generation about why a career in construction can be so rewarding?

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Building’s editor Chloe McCulloch will be talking to Rogers, one half of the developer Lipton Rogers, in a live webinar as part of Open Doors initiative promoting careers in construction.

The webinar, on Tuesday 5 October at 4:30pm, is free and you can register now. It will include a Q&A session for aspiring construction professionals to put their questions to Rogers.

Building is proud to be the media partner of Open Doors this year, a series of events run by the industry, for the industry, with over 1,000 sites across the UK taking people behind the hoardings since 2016.

> Also read: Open Doors is a chance to recruit the next generation to construction

Our live online conversation with Rogers, who also happens to be the younger brother of world famous architect Richard Rogers, promises to be an entertaining one, covering his early life and career highlights as an engineer and developer.

He will also have advice for those starting out and his views on the biggest challenge facing us all: the climate crisis and what construction can do about it.

So do please join us, whether you are new to construction, starting out or just want to hear from one of the great characters in our industry about his life and times.


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