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.

If you are going to pay for an event, you will need to be logged in before going through checkout. If you do not have an account on this website, you can create one.

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

The Society of Construction Law aims to ensure that people have equal access to our events.  If you need alternative formats or other reasonable adjustments, please contact one of the SCL Administrators (Jill Ward or Frances Whitehead) with your request so that arrangements, where possible, can be made.  Please note that any arrangements will have to depend on the nature of the venue and what can be done.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak all lectures will be held as webinars for the foreseeable future.

You may filter the list of events by region

July 2020

09 Thursday -

6.30-7.30PM CET
ESCL Webinar
Speaker(s):
Romano Allione (Engineer, DRBF Member)
Chair:
Roberto Panetta, General Secretary of the Italian Society of Construction Law
Organiser(s):

The administration is taken care of by the Italian Society of Construction Law (ISCL).  All webinars are free of charge. Please send an e-mail to info@iscl.it if you wish to participate.

15 Wednesday -

8.00am
SCL Webinar
Speaker(s):
Dr Matthew Bell, University of Melbourne; Deirdre Ní Fhloinn, Barrister (Law Library, Dublin) & Martin Cooney (Head of Construction, Byrne Wallace)
Chair:
Arran Dowling-Hussey B.L
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Please note: joining instructions will be sent out nearer the date.

 

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21 Tuesday -

5.30pm
SCL Webinar
Speaker(s):
Simon Hale, 4 Pump Court
Chair:
Her Honour Frances Kirkham CBE

Due to the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic upon construction projects around the world, we can expect to see a prominent rise in the enforcement of performance-related securities. In this webinar, Simon Hale of 4 Pump Court will consider a number of recent decisions in domestic and international courts, and address important issues of principle and practice that can arise in this area.  This will include Leonardo SpA v Doha Bank Assurance Co LLC [2020] QIC (A) 1, an appellate decision that discusses the Uniform Rules for Demand Guarantees (URDG), in which Simon appeared for the successful contractor.

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

 

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August 2020

September 2020

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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09 Wednesday -

6.30-7.30 PM CET
ESCL Webinar
Speaker(s):
Adriana Spassova (Tutor at the University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy, FIDIC accredited adjudicator and trainer, Partner EQE Control OOD, Bulgaria)
Chair:
Roberto Panetta, General Secretary of the Italian Society of Construction Law
Organiser(s):

The administration is taken care of by the Italian Society of Construction Law (ISCL).  All webinars are free of charge. Please send an e-mail to info@iscl.it if you wish to participate.

11 Friday - Leeds

12.15 for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Julian Norton, The star of the TV series the Yorkshire Vet
Organiser(s): Jonathan Hawkswell -

You can book individual places, or tables of 10 (max two tables per firm) via the drop down.

16 Wednesday -

6.30-7.30 PM CET
ESCL Webinar
Speaker(s):
Bastian Fuchs (Honorary Professor of German and International Construction Law at the University of the Bundeswehr München, Germany)
Chair:
Roberto Panetta, General Secretary of the Italian Society of Construction Law
Organiser(s):

Please note the administration is taken care of by the Italian Society of Construction Law (ISCL).  All webinars are free of charge.  Please send an e-mail to info@iscl.it if you wish to participate.

17 Thursday - Overseas

Given the current issues with COVID 19, the dates for this conference are under review. The Astra Committee will update the membership in due course. Thank you for your patience.

17 Thursday -

5.00pm
SCL Webinar
Speaker(s):
Niav O’Higgins (Head of Construction, Arthur Cox, Dublin) & David Brynmor Thomas QC (39 Essex Chambers)
Chair:
Mr Justice Michael Peart
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Please note: joining instructions will be sent out nearer the date.

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23 Wednesday -

6.30-7.30 PM CET
ESCL Webinar
Speaker(s):
Arent Van Wassenaer (Director of the Faithful Goose B.V., the Netherlands)
Chair:
Roberto Panetta, General Secretary of the Italian Society of Construction Law
Organiser(s):

All webinars are free of charge. Please send an e-mail to info@iscl.it before midday of the webinar you wish to attend.

30 Wednesday -

6.30-7.30 PM CET
ESCL Webinar
Speaker(s):
Marcello Viglino (Engineer, Contract Management Salini Impregilo S.p.A., member of the Italian Society of Construction Law)
Chair:
Roberto Panetta, General Secretary of the Italian Society of Construction Law
Organiser(s):

The administration is taken care of by the Italian Society of Construction Law (ISCL).  All webinars are free of charge. Please send an e-mail to info@iscl.it if you wish to participate.

October 2020

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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November 2020

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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04 Wednesday - Overseas

Organiser(s):

SCL (New Zealand) welcomes the opportunity to host the 9th International Society of Construction Law Conference in Auckland New Zealand. 

Further details can be found at www.constructionlaw2020.com

December 2020

01 Tuesday - London

6.30pm
Speaker(s):
Sir Rupert Jackson
Chair:
Mrs Justice Jefford DBE

(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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03 Thursday - Ireland

9.00 for 9.30am
Society of Construction Law 2020 Ireland Conference
Speaker(s):
Anneliese Day QC (key note), Mark Beer, Graham O’Doherty & James O’Donoghue
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

04 Friday - Ireland

12 noon for 12.30
Speaker(s):
Alva Brangam QC
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Further details to follow

February 2021

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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12 Friday - London

12 noon for 1.00pm
Organiser(s):

March 2021

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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05 Friday - Leeds

8.15 for 9.00am
Organiser(s): Jonathan Hawkswell -

April 2021

13 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 2021

11 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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26 Wednesday - London

6.30pm
Organiser(s):
Input number of places required: Register to attend

June 2021

08 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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25 Friday - Manchester

12.30 for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Rt Hon Lord Andrew Adonis PC, formerly the Labour Secretary of State for Transport
Organiser(s): Fraser Askham - Lucy Osborne -

July 2021

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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September 2021

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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October 2021

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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November 2021

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

Input number of places required: Register to attend

December 2021

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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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.

You can find out about other SCLs in other countries.

You can follow the work of our Ethics group.

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