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Rating Diploma Holders Conference 2019

In a changing world, some things remain the same – the Art of Rating Valuation

Thu 19 Sep 2019
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Holywell Park, Loughborough University, New Ashby Road , Loughborough, LE11 3GR
5.5 hours formal CPD
£137.50 + VAT


RICS Rating Diploma Holders Conference 2019 returns this year, discussing the latest developments and challenges affecting modern rating practitioners. 

This annual conference is a unique event organised by the RICS Rating Diploma Holders’ Section Committee together with the RICS.

The programme is designed around the most important current topics in the rating world to provide only the best CPD and knowledge to attendees.

This event is suitable for Rating Diploma holders & all Valuation professionals.


9.00 - Registration and refreshments (hot bacon, sausage or egg rolls)

9.30 - Introduction (John Webber BSc FRICS Dip Rating, Chairman RICS Rating Diploma Holders' Section)

9.35 - Non-domestic Rating – the latest context (John Webber BSc FRICS Dip. Rating, Colliers International; Tony Masella MRICS, MCIOB, FIRRV, Chief Executive, Valuation Tribunal Service; Helen Zammit-Willson MRICS Dip. Rating IRRV (Hons), Director National Valuation Unit, VOA)

10.50 - Question and answer session

11.00 - Networking refreshments 

11.20 - The Principle of Reality (Josh Myerson MRICS Dip. Rating, Vice-President Rating Surveyors’ Association, Montagu Evans; Wayne Cox MRICS Dip. Rating, Head of Leisure and Licensed, VOA)

12.05  - Practical issues for the jobbing valuer

12.50 - Lunch – two courses in the first floor restaurant

2.00 - The challenges of Analysing Evidence for the 2021 Revaluation (Stuart Hicks FRICS Dip Rating IRRV (Hons), Dunlop Heywood; Allen Evans BSc MRICS Dip Rating ACI Arb IRRV (Hons), Gilbert Evans; Emma Mackenzie, New River)

3.00 - CCA FAQs (Alison Gidman MRICS, Valuation Office Agency)

3.30 - Networking Refreshments 

3.50 - Recent Cases on Rating (Duncan McLaren MRICS Dip. Rating, Technical Adviser, Valuation Office Agency)

5.00 - Conference Close  

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  • Non-RICS professional Standard £162.50 + VAT
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