Webinar CPD on RICS Global Professional Statement in Cost Prediction – 25 September 2019.

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RICS is delighted to invite you to a CPD event run on RICS Global Professional Statement in Cost Prediction which will be held on the 25 September 2019 (600PM-800PM UAE time zone)

Summary of the Topic: This Professional Statement is intended to set out good practice in construction cost prediction on a global basis based upon current international standards (principally the ICMS) to improve the consistency and quality of practice of cost management professionals worldwide.

Learning objective:

  • An understanding and awareness of the first global professional statement in quantity surveying published by the RICS
  • An appreciation of how the benchmarking, cost estimating, and cost planning process can be implemented using ICMS
  • A review of current global best practice in this competence area
  • An understanding of how the professional statement will be applied in practice.

Speaker: Alan Muse, BSc (Hons) MSc FRICS, Global Director of Built Environment Professional Groups RICS

About the Speaker

Alan has over 35 years’ experience in construction specializing in the project and cost management of schemes up to £4 billion.

Since joining the RICS in May 2011, Alan has been leading the RICS response to the government construction strategy. He was a member of the Lean Client/Procurement government task group and is now a member of the government Trial Project Support Group monitoring the trial projects.

Finally, as a Global Director in Professional Groups he liaises with Chartered Surveyors worldwide on general matters of standards development, government policy and education and training and leads the RICS participation in developing International Construction Measurement Standards (ICMS). ICMS is a global standard, developed in collaboration by leading professional bodies worldwide, and work is now underway.

1800 (UAE time) – WebEx call will be open for Audio testing
1830 – 1930        – Presentation
1930 – 2000        – Q&A

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

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TRN – 100002591400003

September 25 2019


Date: September 25
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: 50AED
Event Category:


via Webex link

Webex link will be provided Dubai, UAE United Arab Emirates


+9714 375 5807


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