Webinar CPD on Geomatics – 14 May 2019

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RICS is delighted to invite you to a Webinar CPD on Geomatics, which will be held on 14 May 2019.

Land surveyors mainly provide measurement solutions for land and buildings.  To do this, a variety of techniques and different types of equipment is used to accurately and swiftly capture the required information.  This discussion covers the basic collection methods and the most common forms of deliverable.  During the presentation some simple examples will be displayed together with the methodology used to accurately capture the data.

This Webinar will discuss, in a basic overview, how measurement professionals (Land Surveyors) capture and use their measurements to provide 2D and 3D data to a mixed use of stakeholders.

Key learnings:

  • What Land Surveyors key roles are using modern data capture
  • What the main forms of equipment are used for data collection
  • What the common deliverables are
  • Who normally requires the services of Land Surveyors

Speaker: Chris McGinty

About the Speaker

Chris is a member of The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS), Registered Surveyor (Dubai and Abu Dhabi) and Corporate Member of the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (MCInstCES). Experienced in the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Far East, Kuwait and the UAE and has practical and managerial experience for over thirty years in all aspects of Company Management and Geomatics.

Chris has extensive knowledge of measurement codes and standards, Strata Law, Lease and Title plan preparations. Expertise with GIA and NIA preparations, IPMS, AFL (Agreement for Lease) documents, retail zoning, practical measurement skills, 3D scanners, hand-held lasers, Leica Total Stations and MBS software.

Chris has worked on several major projects including the London Olympic Village and initiatives for McDonalds Restaurants, Barclays Bank and Toyota.


16:00 to 16:30 – Adobe Connect will be open for Audio Testing

16:30 to 17:30 – Presentation

17:30 to 18:00 – 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 through this secure payment portal.

The presentation will start promptly at 4:30pm. If you have not been signed in by this time (4:30pm), you will not be able to claim your 1.5 CPD hours.

TRN – 100002591400003

May 14 2019


Date: May 14
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost: 50AED
Event Category:


via Webex link

Webex link will be provided Dubai, UAE United Arab Emirates


+9714 375 5807


RICS Dubai
Phone: 00971 (0) 4375 5806
Website: Visit Organizer Website