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Hanscomb Sponsoring Construction Dispute Symposium Series 2021

Posted Tue 11th May 2021

Construction professionals will convene digitally to engage in six sessions on a variety of dispute resolution methods, and explore collaborative and adversarial approaches in the Canadian construction industry.

Leading subject matter experts including those with substantial international experience will discuss collaborative and adversarial approaches.

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This event is brought to you jointly by RICS and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb). Both, RICS and the CIArb, are renowned for the training, development and continuing professional development of professionals that have experience in construction disputes.


Global Trends & Adjudication

May 25 

Update on global trends and current status of Adjudication across Canada


Negotiation & Mediation

 June 08

Explore current practices in Negotiation and the process of Mediation



June 22

Explore current practices in Arbitration, including the impact of procedural changes



July 06

Explore current practices in Litigation, including the impact of procedural changes


The Role of Experts

July 20

Update on emerging case law and the expectation of experts and reliance on expert reports


Collaborative & Adversarial Approaches

 August 03

Recap on development of emerging trends and resolution via collaborative and adversarial approaches