Code : 2024006Q
Event Name : QSD PQSL Specialization Series 2024 (5) – Basic Principles of Contractual BIM
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr Sunny Choi

Sr Choi is currently the Manager of Industry Development at the Construction Industry Council (CIC). One of his main duties in CIC is administering the CIC BIM Certification and Accreditation Schemes. Before he joined the CIC, he had worked as a Senior Quantity Surveyor in the Hong Kong Housing Authority. He has over 35 years of professional quantity surveying experience in technical audit, cost management and contract administration of construction and maintenance works. He has been involved in the exploration and development of BIM applications for quantity surveying works since 2010.

Sr Choi got RICS Certified BIM Manager in 2014 and obtained CIC Certified BIM Manager (CCBM) in 2019. He is the past Chairman of the HKIS QSD (2021 to 2023), the current Chairman of the Digitalisation Sub-committee of HKIS QSD and the current Chairman of Digitalisation Committee of PAQS. He strives to promote the value of BIM uses to quantity surveyors and students, and to enhance the collaboration on BIM applications among quantity surveyors and other disciplines. He is currently working on how to improve the effectiveness of digitalised measurement.

In this talk, Sr Choi will talk about the basic principles of contractual BIM and what are the implications to project participants.
Event Date : 2024-08-15
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2024-08-08
CPD Hour(s) : 0
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : By online media – ZOOM
Division : QSD
Organizer : Quantity Surveying Division
Fee : HK$120 for members, HK$200 for non-members; Free of charge for full time degree student members (subject to availability)***(Please refer to the remarks)
Priority : Priority is given to QSD Associate Members and Probationers
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

The purpose of the QSD PQSL 2024 is to help QSD probationers and Associate members to enrich the basic knowledge in quantity surveying practice and prepare for the APC examinations. There shall be various series of PQSL events, namely Measurement, Estimating, Procurement, Contractor Tender & Cost Control, Contract Administration and Specialization which cover various topics such as Measurement Techniques, Measurement of Building Works and Building Services Installations, Tendering, Report on Tenders, Variation and Post-Contract Cost Control, Payment Valuation and Final Accounts, Contractual Arrangement, Liquidated Damages and Extension of Time, Direct Loss and Expense Claims, Dispute Resolution, Liquidation and etc.

The coming events are:


CPD Code



9 Jan 2024


QSD PQSL Contract Administration Series 2024 (1) – Payment Application and Valuation

Sr Mandy Christina Lam


29 Jan 2024


QSD PQSL Contract Administration Series 2024 (2) – Procurement Strategy and Contractual Arrangement

Sr K C Tang


5 Feb 2024


QSD PQSL Specialization Series 2024 (1) – The Role of Quantity Surveyor in Construction Arbitration, Adjudication and Mediation

Sr Eric Y C Ting

26 Feb 2024


QSD PQSL Procurement Series 2024 (2) – Tender documentation, the stage before tendering

Sr K C Tang

29 Apr 2024


QSD PQSL Procurement Series 2024 (3) –Tender Documentation - Drafting Front Parts

Sr K C Tang

15 Mar 2024


QSD PQSL Contract Administration Series 2024 (2) – Elements in Prolongation Claims

Sr Rita Ng


8 Mar 2024


QSD PQSL Contractor Tender & Cost Control Series 2024 (1) – Contractor's Procurement of Materials and Trade Works

Sr Hazel Luk

15 Apr 2024


QSD PQSL Specialization Series 2024 (2) – Basic Knowledge for QS in BIM Application

Sr Anthony Tse

6 May 2024


QSD PQSL Specialization Series 2024 (3) – The Joy in Sub-contracting: Experience Sharing on Revitalization of Historic Buildings

Sr Frederick S C So

24 May 2024


QSD PQSL Contract Administration Series 2024 (3) – Liquidated & Ascertained Damages in Construction Contract Revitalization of Historic Buildings

Sr Wilson Li


5 June 2024


QSD PQSL Contract Administration Series 2024 (4) – Extension of Time

Sr H Y Wan


25 June 2024


QSD PQSL Contract Administration Series 2024 (5) – Payment Evaluation

Sr Mandy Ng

8 July 2024


QSD PQSL Contract Administration Series 2024 (6) – NEC4 - Pre-contract Practice

Sr H Y Wan

26 July 2024


QSD PQSL Estimating Series 2024 (1) – Pre-Contract Estimates and Cost Plans

Sr Thomas Ho

16 July 2024


QSD PQSL Specialization Series 2024 (4) – Exploring Artificial Intelligence from the Quantity Surveyors’ Perspective

Sr Sasa Zhang

6 Aug 2024


QSD PQSL Estimating Series 2024 (2) – Sharing of Cost Estimation and Planning with Practical Examples

Sr Anderson Chan

15 Aug 2024


QSD PQSL Specialization Series 2024 (5) – Basic Principles of Contractual BIM

Sr Sunny Choi

Remarks :

***Registration priority for the free seats will be given to QSD full-time degree student members. Please send an email stating the programme you are studying, with a soft copy of your University Student ID card to HKIS Secretariat ([email protected]) for verification.

NOT Eligible for CPD Hours

This event is recognised as the Divisional PQSL event and it counts for 1.5 PQSL hours. Whether the event could be regarded as the PQSL event for other Division's APC scheme or not shall be determined by the APC candidate's respective Division. This event does not count for CPD hours.

The event will be conducted online via ZOOM. Upon successful payment of the registration fee, the ZOOM link for joining the CPD event will be available in the CPD/PQSL profile under the "Member Area" of the HKIS website.

On-line registration is not applicable for non-HKIS members. To register, please complete the CPD registration form ( and return with payment to the HKIS Secretariat.

Please install the Zoom Application in advance at

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Payment : HKD 120
Face-to-Face/Zoom : By Zoom

HKIS members only