Qatar CPD on A quick look at Acceleration – 10 December 2018

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RICS is delighted to invite you to a CPD event run onA quick look at Acceleration  which will be held on the 10 December 2018, at Marriott Marquis City Center, Doha Qatar

Summary of the Topic:
It seems as though everybody wants things done yesterday. Contractors must complete works quicker or recover previous delays. Acceleration of the works is required.

But what exactly is Acceleration? This presentation investigates the types of acceleration that may be encountered during a construction contract and explores what measures may be implemented and who is responsible for the costs of these measures.

Learning outcome:

  • An appreciation of what acceleration is
  • An introduction to the types of acceleration that may be encountered
  • How contracts deal with acceleration
  • What costs may be involved in acceleration

Speaker: Sean Vernon Technical Manager at Quantum Global Solutions in Doha, Qatar 

About the Speaker

He is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and has worked for the Employer, Contractor, Sub-contractor and latterly in Consultancy. He has worked in the UK, France, Germany, Poland, Slovakia, South Africa, UAE and Qatar on a wide variety of projects from concrete repairs to high-rise housing to a multi-billion Euro Nuclear Power Station. Currently he is associated with preparing extension of time and expert reports for Contractors in the Gulf Area. He is also an RICS accredited mediator.

Marriott Marquis, City Centre Doha
Omar Al Mukhtar Street, Area 61, Aldafna, Street #850, Doha, Qatar
T: +974 4419 5000


1800 to 1830               – Coffee, networking & registration
1830 to 1835               – Introduction of the speaker and RICS updates
1835 to 1930               – Speaker Presentation
1930 to 2000               – Q&A

Do not send payment via bank transfer as this form of payment is no longer acceptable for CPD events.

Please note: We are unable to reserve a place at this event unless payment is made

The presentation will start promptly at 1830. If you have not checked in by this time (1830), you will not be able to claim your 1.5 CPD hours.

Just a gentle reminder that your recorded CPD hours are monitored by our Regulation team and you are unable to claim Formal CPD hours if you did not attend the event.

TRN – 100002591400003

December 10 2018


Date: December 10
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: 60AED
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Marriott Marquis, City Centre Doha

Omar Al Mukhtar Street, Area 61, Aldafna, Street #850, Doha, Qatar Doha, Qatar


T: +974 4419 5000


Phone: +971 4 375 5807