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RICS Black Book Series: Conflict Avoidance & Dispute Resolution in Construction

In Hong Kong, it is very common that a construction development may have conflicts or disputes among various contractual parties through the process of works. This seminar will introduce avoidance and resolution mechanisms in Hong Kong’s construction industry.

Date:
Thu 10 Jan 2019
Time:
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Venue:
RICS Conference Room, Room 3707, Hopewell Centre, 183 Queen’s Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
CPD:
2 hours CPD
From
HK$420

Overview

In Hong Kong, it is very common that a construction development may have conflicts or disputes among various contractual parties through the process of works, between the client and the main contractor, or the main contractor and the sub-contractor etc.

We will also discuss the Dispute Avoidance and Resolution Advisor (DARA) system that has been implemented in HKSAR's major projects for decades. An honourable guest speaker — a senior quantity surveyor from the Housing Department — shall be present and will address this issue in particular.

Meet the speaker:

Mr Ludwig C Y Hon FRICS, Director of C Y Hon Consultants Ltd

Ludwig is a chartered quantity surveyor, mediator, arbitrator, dispute resolution advisor, and expert witness, specializing in costs and contracts in the construction industry. He has over 26 years' experience working in Hong Kong, Macau, PRC, Singapore, Vietnam and Singapore.

He has been practicing dispute resolution since 2000, handling claims preparation/defense, mediation, arbitration, litigation, expert witnesses, preparing more than 30 expert reports and participating in several occasions in court/arbitration.

He holds a Diploma in International Arbitration, Professional Diploma in QS, Master of Arts in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution.

Price

  • RICS Professionals & APC Candidates HK$420
  • Non-RICS professional HK$500
  • Visa

  • Mastercard

From
HK$420