Saturday, February 24 2018 14:08:30

CPD by Others
Code : 2014006
Event Name : Nightmares - Subcontracts
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr Daniel C. Lam, BBS, JP

Sr Lam is the Honorary Advisor of DCL Consultants Limited and was the Director – Property of the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation from 2000 to 2007. He is a Chartered Building Surveyor and an Authorized Person under the Buildings Ordinance of Hong Kong. He is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors. Sr Lam was the President of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (1986-1987).

Sr Lam has been elected as a Chartered Arbitrator and listed on the London Panel of Arbitrators of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. He is also listed on similar panels in Hong Kong and Vancouver, and is appointed as Arbitrator to the China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission. He is a council member of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and Fellow and Past Chairman of the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (1997-2000).

Since 2006, Sr Lam has been appointed as Honorary Professor to the Real Estate and Construction Department of the University of Hong Kong. For his meritorious contribution to the professions and the public services, Sr Lam was appointed as a non-official Justice of Peace in 1996 and awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star in 2001.
Event Date : 10/04/2014
Event Time : 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : BSD
Closing Date : 27/03/2014
Fee : HK$120 for HKIS members; HK$200 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed)
Priority : HKIS BSD Members; First-come-first-served.
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

Subcontracting is the backbone of the construction industry.  However, subcontractors face inherent difficulties in discharging their contractual duties.  The talk will take the viewpoint of subcontractors and discuss the difficulties they may encounter, including tendering information and programs available, counter-offers, group discounts, commencement before main contract, changes after commencement, cash flows, completion and sectional handovers.