The realities of construction project risk require going beyond theoretical management techniques

The Canadian Institute is proud to present our 4th annual Managing Risk in Construction Contracts and Projects (East) conference – an event designed specifically to give you and your team practical tools to prevent claims and delays, improve your contract negotiations, and remedy disputes. Join your peers in Toronto on February 5th – 6th, 2019 for two days of strategic discussions and presentations by some of Central Canada’s leading construction and infrastructure practitioners. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear timely discussions on topics including:
  • Understanding new financing options for infrastructure projects
  • Evolving government procurement models
  • Assessing the impacts of the year’s most important case law on your daily practice
  • Preventing the curse of scope creep through effective communication and documentation
  • Managing projects which span borders or involve international stakeholders

Speakers Include:

Glenn Ackerley Partner WeirFoulds
Justin DeMerchant Subcontracts Manager Crosslinx Transit Solutions Constructors
Robert Poole Managing Director – Construction Solutions FTI Consulting
Jessica Apit Senior Manager, Kiewit Supply Network Eastern Canada Region Kiewit
Andres Duran VP Legal Services EllisDon
Sophie Truesdell-Ménard Sophie Truesdell-Ménard Avocate
Geza Banfai Partner McMillan LLP
Yonni Fushman Senior Legal Counsel AECON
Joan Weir Director, Health and Disability Policy Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association Inc.
Ryan Chalmers Partner Aird & Berlis LLP
Howard Krupat Partner DLA Piper
Richard Wong Partner Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt