Forthcoming events

Our Events

Unless marked otherwise, the meetings are free to members and their guests.

For some events, only SCL members are permitted to register - this is stated with the event. Please contact our administrative office with any queries.

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If you need to pay by cheque, please download the flyer and send in the booking form by post.

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July 2018

03 Tuesday - London

6.30pm
A joint meeting of the Society of Construction Law and the Society of Construction Arbitrators
Speaker(s):
Lord Dyson
Chairman:
Lord Justice Coulson

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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04 Wednesday - Cardiff

5.30 for 6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Lindy Patterson QC
Chairman:
Rachel Gwilliam
Organiser(s): Rachel Gwilliam -

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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09 Monday - Ireland

8.30am
Speaker(s):
Siobhan Fahey, Chartered Engineer & Chartered Arbitrator; Rory Kirrane, Partner Mason Hayes & Curran, Dublin; Eoin Cassidy, Partner Mason Hayes & Curran, Dublin
Chairman:
William Frain-Bell, Thomas More Chambers
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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12 Thursday - South West

6.00pm
Organiser(s): Andrew Evans -

SCL South West invites you to an evening at which SCL members and their guests can network, catch up and relax on the (hopefully sunny) terrace of Shore Bar by the harbour in central Bristol.  It is also a chance for those considering SCL membership to find out a bit more about the Society and what it offers.  

Rain or shine, we have exclusive use of the bar and ticket price will cover your first 2+ drinks and canapes. Please join us  from 6pm on 12 July 2018 to celebrate British Summer Time!

Summer Drinks Social (member price) (£18.00) is currently unavailable.

13 Friday - Manchester

12.30 for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Edwina Currie
Organiser(s): Fraser Askham - Lucy Osborne -

Cost £75 per person which includes a glass of Prosecco in the bar after lunch.  Block bookings by firms will be limited to 2 tables each. All places will be allocated on a first paid, first served basis.

19 Thursday - London

6.30pm

SCL Astra, RICS Matrics London & CIOB Novus present the joint organisations’ Boat Trip on the River Thames.  Cost £45 including VAT. The ticket price includes a Pizza Express dinner and a free bar of draft beer, cider, house wine and non-alcoholic drinks.

 

August 2018

09 Thursday - London

5pm
Organiser(s):

The cost of the event is £12.50 plus £2.50 VAT = £15.00 per head, which will cover a light buffet.  

September 2018

04 Tuesday - London

6.30pm
Speaker(s):
Matt Molloy, MCMS

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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05 Wednesday - Manchester

5.30 for 6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Sarah Hannaford QC and Tom Owen, Keating Chambers
Chairman:
Fraser Askham
Organiser(s): Fraser Askham - Lucy Osborne -

Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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06 Thursday - East Anglia/Milton Keynes

6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Lindy Patterson QC, 39 Essex Chambers

Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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07 Friday - Leeds

12.15 for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Andrew Parker, FRCS Consultant & ENT Surgeon
Organiser(s): Jonathan Hawkswell -

Cost £75 pp incl VAT.  Bookings are open to non SCL members. All places will be allocated on a first paid, first served basis.    

11 Tuesday - Sheff-Derby-Notts

6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Kim Franklin QC, Crown Office Chambers
Chairman:
Jocelyn Taylor
Organiser(s): Jocelyn Taylor -

Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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19 Wednesday - Birmingham

5.30 pm for 6 pm
Speaker(s):
Paul Buckingham, Keating Chambers
Chairman:
Mike O'Shea
Organiser(s): Ian Yule -

Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

For further enquiries please contact Grace.Sparkes@shoosmiths.co.uk

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27 Thursday - Ireland

6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Rosemary Jackson QC & Orla Fitzgerald, Architect & Conciliator
Chairman:
Eamonn Conlon, A & L Goodbody
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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October 2018

02 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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04 Thursday - Ireland

10.00am
Joint SCL/Adjudication Society Event
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Cost: €250 per person.  Bookings can only be made online, and only PayPal can be used to make the payment.

19 Friday - South West

12 noon for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Alastair Humphreys
Organiser(s): Jonathan Spencer -

Alastair Humphreys is a British Adventurer and Author. He has been on expeditions all around the world, travelling through over 80 countries by bicycle, boat and on foot.  In particular, he spent over 4 years cycling round the world, a journey of 46,000 miles. He was named as one of National Geographic's Adventurers of the year for 2012.

"I've seen Alastair speak on big stages and to small groups and he's equally inspiring in both contexts.  He speaks with wit and wisdom." Facebook

25 Thursday - Overseas

ESCL Conference
Organiser(s):

Romanian Society of Construction Law is pleased to invite you to the Annual European Conference of Construction Law - "European Construction Public Procurement, Current Issues and Perspectives", to be held from 25th to 27th October 2018 in Bucharest, at Faculty of Law, Bucharest University

The Conference will be 3 days long with one for the Academic Forum and the Working Sessions, the second for the Plenary Session when there will be the chance to hear the countries reports on Public Procurement and the last one with the Presidents meeting.

November 2018

06 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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29 Thursday - Ireland

6.00pm
Speaker(s):
John Tackaberry QC
Chairman:
Arran Dowling-Hussey
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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30 Friday - Ireland

12 noon for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
The Honorable Charles N Brower, Arbitrator (20 Essex Street). Judge ad hoc at the International Court of Justice
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Further details to follow

December 2018

04 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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February 2019

05 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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15 Friday - London

12 noon for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Cathy Newman, Journalist and presenter of Channel 4 News
Organiser(s):

28 Thursday - Ireland

8.45 for 9.15am
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Further details to follow

March 2019

05 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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April 2019

02 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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May 2019

07 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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June 2019

04 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm
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July 2019

02 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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September 2019

03 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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October 2019

01 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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November 2019

12 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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December 2019

03 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

Please also note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

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Participating in SCL

SCL offers many ways in which you can participate.

There are frequent meetings in many parts of the country, all listed on our events page.

There are regional activities. Please be in contact with our regional co-ordinators.

SCL Astra membership (formerly known as Junior SCL) is open to any SCL member who is new to the world of construction law.

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