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Main Conference: 1-3 December 2020 / Workshops: 30 November
Virtual Conference,
Delivered Live (GMT Time) & On-Demand Afterwards

FIDIC INTERNATIONAL CONTRACT USERS' CONFERENCE

In-depth guidance on selecting, using and managing FIDIC contracts. Get best practice advice on leading major projects and resolving disputes, listen to new case studies of FIDIC application in practice and compare notes with other users on the most common FIDIC challenges facing the industry

Hear directly from the FIDIC Contracts Committee and the FIDIC Update Task Groups in collaboration with distinguished business leaders from across the globe

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Special pre-release of the FIDIC Green Book 2nd Edition

This year's virtual conference will be the stage for the exclusive preview of the much awaited FIDIC Short Form of Contract (Green Book) 2nd Edition to be released by FIDIC in early 2021. The participants will receive a special pre-release version of FIDIC Green Book update. Learn more about this updated and increasingly important Form directly from its principal drafters and get access to an extended session on the main changes to clauses. Ensuring that you gain a full understanding of the Form's new capabilities and that all your questions will be answered.

New Sessions and Key Themes for 2020 Include:


Special Pre-Release of the FIDIC Green Book 2nd Edition
Special Pre-Release of the FIDIC Green Book 2nd Edition

Don't miss the exclusive preview of the FIDIC Short Form of Contract (Green Book) 2nd Edition to be released in early 2021. Receive a pre-release version of FIDIC Green Book update with your registration and learn more about this updated and increasingly important Form directly from its principal drafters explaining the main changes to clauses and ensure you gain a full understanding of the Form's new capabilities.

COVID-19 and Its Impact on Construction & Engineering
COVID-19 and Its Impact on Construction & Engineering

The COVID-19 crisis is having material and global impact on the delivery of construction projects across the world and it presents extraordinary challenges to the construction and engineering sectors in numerous ways. This session will explore the legal and contractual implications you need to be aware of as a user of FIDIC. Understand the implications for claims and EOT, the role of the Engineer and much more besides.

FIDIC Bronze Book - Test Edition Progress Update
FIDIC Bronze Book - Test Edition Progress Update

FIDIC are currently developing a new Operate-Design-Build-Operate contract: the Bronze Book. This is aimed at pricing the operation, design and execution of the Works in a brown field setting. Based on the FIDIC Gold Book and harmonized with the 2017 FIDIC Books, the core element of this new form will be the management of the risk which derives from the existing facilities and the interface between old and new. Get the inside scoop!


New Case Studies of FIDIC Application by Users
New Case Studies of FIDIC Application by Users

Experienced FIDIC Contract Users from large infrastructure companies will once again share lessons learnt in using FIDIC forms of contract to underpin some of the most challenging aspects. We have assembled a number of new case studies from different industries and geographies to help bring the benefits to life and to help you understand the practical challenges of FIDIC application in practice. Projects under review will be announced soon. These will be new and insightful cases covering several forms of contract and project types.

International Contractors' & Consulting Engineers' Panel
International Contractors' & Consulting Engineers' Panel

By popular demand! This session on contract administration and dispute avoidance from a contractor’s perspective will assemble seasoned contractors and in-house contract specialists from large infrastructure and engineering firms at the forefront of implementation of FIDIC forms of contract. The panel will be discussing critical areas of contract administration including optimisation opportunities and common pitfalls to avoid, as well as the latest trends in dispute management and avoidance. 

Understanding the DAABs Role Under FIDIC Conditions of Contract
Understanding the DAABs Role Under FIDIC Conditions of Contract

The FIDIC 2017 updates focused on dispute avoidance and reflect current best practice for Dispute Boards. The main changes and improvements introduced in the 2017 edition will be explained and discussed during this session. Included in the discussion will be an overview of the reformulation of the current 20 clauses of the FIDIC contracts, with a new Clause 21 dedicated to dispute avoidance and resolution and the tools and techniques offered in the New Dispute Avoidance/Adjudication Board (“DAAB”) Procedural Rules.

FIDIC International Contract Users' Conference in Numbers

300+
Users & Experts in Attendance in 2019
50+
Authoritative & Inspiring Speakers
4
Days of Essential FIDIC Training & Networking

The FIDIC International Contract Users' Experience


What to expect at the leading event for FIDIC contract users from across the globe...

FIDIC Contracts Awards 2020

The FIDIC Contracts Awards, now in its second year, will once again recognize excellence in the use of FIDIC contract forms for project delivery. Put your in-house team, or client, forward to receive the recognition they deserve for good practice at this year's virtual ceremony..

Nominations are still open. Contact Ayo.Fagbohun@informa.com for sponsorship options and an exclusive demo of our sophisticated digital platform.

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