Conference programme

Tuesday, November 29, 2022
8:15 AM
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM
 
 
9:00 AM
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM


The fireside chat on current and emerging issues in the fast-changing world of the global construction industry.

 
9:50 AM
9:50 AM - 11:00 AM


Impacts of Covid-19, war in Ukraine and rising inflation affecting construction projects.

FIDIC Contract mechanisms (FIDIC 1999 and 2017 Editions considered):

  • Changes in law
  • Adjustments for changes in cost
  • Exceptional events

Legal positions in various jurisdictions.

 
11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
 
 
11:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:40 PM


Stakeholders’ response to Covid-19, war and rising inflation impacts on the infrastructure industry:  

  • National governments response: measures and recommendations 
  • MDBs response 
  • Industry response   
 
12:40 PM
12:40 PM - 1:40 PM
 
 
1:40 PM
1:40 PM - 2:50 PM

Launch of new publications:

  • FIDIC Suite of Contracts 2017 Reprint 2022 with amendments.
  • FIDIC Contracts Guide 2022. 
 
2:50 PM
2:50 PM - 3:40 PM


Industry feedback and early use of FIDIC Green Book 2021.
 

 
3:40 PM
3:40 PM - 4:00 PM
 
 
4:00 PM
4:00 PM - 4:40 PM


Q&A session with questions from the floor - main room.

The Tower Hotel - Bridge Suite
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM


Discussion tables will run in parallel to the last session of the main conference.

The Tower Hotel - Discovery
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM


Discussion tables will run in parallel to the last session of the main conference.

The Tower Hotel - Great Harry
4:40 PM
4:40 PM - 4:45 PM
 
 
7:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
 
The Tower Hotel - Tower Suite
Wednesday, November 30, 2022
8:15 AM
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM
 
 
9:00 AM
9:00 AM - 9:05 AM
 
 
9:05 AM
9:05 AM - 9:25 AM
 
 
9:25 AM
9:25 AM - 10:25 AM

 

  • ​​​​​​​Procurement 
  • Contracting 
  • Cost overrun and time management 
  • Change management 
  • Early contractor involvement 
  • Equator principles and social and environmental aspects 
  • Dispute avoidance 
 
10:25 AM
10:25 AM - 10:55 AM
 
 
10:55 AM
10:55 AM - 11:55 AM


Lessons learned in delivering megaprojects.

 
11:55 AM
11:55 AM - 1:05 PM


How bank COPAs amend or supplement FIDIC Conditions of Contracts.
Use of DAABs on bank financed projects.

 
1:05 PM
1:05 PM - 2:05 PM
 
 
2:05 PM
2:05 PM - 3:40 PM


FIDIC DAAB Rules and its practical application. 
Use of mediation and other ADR technics on construction projects.

 
3:40 PM
3:40 PM - 4:00 PM
 
 
4:00 PM
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM


Dispute Resolution in Arbitration.
Interpretation of FIDIC conditions in arbitration.  

 
5:30 PM
5:30 PM - 5:45 PM
 
 
Time Zone: (UTC+01:00) London, Edinburgh [Change Time Zone]