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27 Nov 2016
We will begin 2017 with a new Managing Director for Oceania following the recent appointment of Stephen Albin to the role.
21 Nov 2016
The past few months have been a whirlwind in Southern California since I assumed the role of Chapter Chair in July and I am surprised to find Thanksgiving already upon us and the imminent inauguration of a new President in the very near future.
20 Nov 2016
With this message, I want to take the opportunity to look back and reflect on what went well in 2015/16 and where we'll focus our efforts in the year ahead.
I am excited to announce that we have added two new members to the Chapter Board, Rob Wilson and Steve Hadden.
As the Prairies Region chair, it is my role to ensure that the goals of RICS are advanced in a professional, inclusive manner.
31 Oct 2016
Read about some of our most popular events from around the Americas in recent months.
We welcome three outstanding RICS professionals who have recently joined us as Americas Board members.
The 21st Conference to the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change — or COP21 for short — was held in Paris last December. It hosted the historic signing of the "Paris Agreement", which, for the first time, saw all nations commit to address the effects of climate change.
27 Oct 2016
The RICS Tri-State chapter held its first NYC-based Development Series event on October 26 in Midtown Manhattan.
IFMA and RICS recently came together at IFMA’s World Workplace conference in San Diego to launch our collaboration and the new define.fm campaign.
Simon Rubinsohn, 27 Oct 2016
Q3 shows promise in U.S. commercial property, regardless of current political uncertainty ahead of the 2016 Presidential Election.
On October 12, we hosted more than 60 professionals from around the BC region to join us for a compelling panel discussion on the state of Project Loan Monitoring (PLM) and best practices.
25 Oct 2016
The Atlanta Chapter held its first major CPD event on September 22.
How is emerging technology affecting our business and day-to-day roles, and what can we do to make it work in our favor?
As stakeholder feedback and numerous studies have shown, Measurable, Reportable and Verifiable (MRV) information is pivotal to accelerating energy-efficiency in the construction and real estate and sector.
Ursula Hartenberger, 25 Oct 2016
It is now a well-known and accepted fact that the built environment's impact on our climate is significant; we must meet internationally-agreed climate targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but what has happened since COP21?
07 Oct 2016
Over the summer, RICS Florida Chapter leaders David Baxter MRICS and Tim Gifford FRICS attended the IFMA South Florida Chapter “Kick-Off” meeting, held at the Tower Club in downtown Fort Lauderdale.
We are pleased to welcome our new Florida Chapter Chair, Mr David Baxter MRICS, SIIRSM.
Paul Bagust, 06 Oct 2016
Yesterday, we joined the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) at World Workplace in San Diego. Over a thousand professionals attended the opening session to hear IFMA President & CEO Tony Keane and RICS Chief Executive Officer Sean Tompkins discuss the collaboration.
06 Oct 2016
Global rules allowed the modern Olympics and Paralympics to succeed, and while the greatest show on earth may be over, Rio de Janeiro is the venue for a pioneering cost management event that will promote global rules and see the presentation of a joint congress paper, entitled International measurement standards: space, cost and technology.
I am looking forward to welcoming delegates to the 5th Annual RICS-IPTI Caribbean Valuation and Construction Conference, taking place from Wednesday, November 9 to Thursday, November 10, 2016 in St Lucia.
02 Oct 2016
Elina Grigoriou is a leading industry figure in Interior Design and environmental change.
01 Oct 2016
We would like to make our professionals aware that an administrative issue has come to light affecting some 317 regulatory cases.
29 Sep 2016
Disputes in the construction and engineering sector are increasing year on year — both in complexity and cost — and they have a huge impact on the industry and wider economy. The damage caused is not just financial, projects are often delivered behind schedule, over budget and quality is undermined.
27 Sep 2016
We're delighted to announce that RICS have been awarded the ISO 50001 energy standard for all of our main UK and global offices.
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