Join us for two days as we delve into the most critical legal challenges from contract negotiation to construction insurance, litigation, and conflict resolution in Western Canada.

Conference Co-Chairs
Neil Abbott

Stacey Boothman

Vice President and Assistant General Counsel
Ledcor Industries Inc., Legal

Jennifer Suess

Bill Woodhead

Partner
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Featured Speakers
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Robby Sohi

Legal Counsel, Western Canada
EllisDon

Speaker

Leanna Olson

Senior Legal Counsel
Bantrel Co.

Speaker

Adam Lamoureux

Legal Counsel
Graham Construction & Engineering

Speaker

Sean Marchant

Surety Claims Manager – West
Intact Insurance Company

Speaker

Jen Hancock

Vice President, Collaborative Construction
Chandos Construction

THIS YEAR’S HIGHLIGHTS
  • Alberta’s Construction Law Reforms, Lessons from Other Jurisdictions, and What You Need to Know to Avoid Legal Recourse
  • Dispute Resolution – Analyzing the Pros and Cons of Different Approaches and How to Resolve Problems Without Going to Court
  • Think Tank on Integrated Project Delivery: Calculating the Risk, Cost and Performance Certainty of IPD and Determining the Right Model for Your Project
  • Builders’ Liens: Lesser-Known Pitfalls and Where Companies Go Wrong
  • Best Practices for the Fair and Equitable Allocating of Risk and the Role of Subtrades
A MUST-ATTEND EVENT FOR
  • Project Managers
  • Risk Managers
  • Lawyers in private and public practice
  • Contract Administrators, Managers, and Specialists
  • Engineers and Architects
  • Construction Managers
  • Procurement Specialists
  • Estimators
  • Construction Consultants
  • Construction Associations
CPD ACCREDITATION

This 2-day conference program can be applied towards 9 of the 9 substantive hours and 1 of the 3 professionalism hours of annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as required by the Law Society of Ontario. Members will also receive an additional 3 substantive hours at each pre-conference workshop. Learn More

ABOUT THIS CONFERENCE

The annual conference on Managing Risk in Construction Contracts & Projects, Western Canada Edition, has been specifically designed to provide project owners, managers, and builders with practical strategies to reduce risk and effectively manage project contracts amid uncertainties.

With critical challenges arising from pending changes to Alberta’s construction law and the legal ramifications of delay claims during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s essential to know how to keep your project moving and avoid costly claims and litigation.

Join us at the highly anticipated construction law event to share best practices, hear the latest developments and learn strategies for delivering successful projects.

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RECORDED EVENTS

2021 Conference Recording

Missed last year’s conference? Watch a recording of the 13th annual event.

PURCHASE RECORDING

Webinar Recording

Emerging Contract Performance Liability and Litigation Amid COVID-19 Restrictions.

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Testimonials
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Business and industry input was a practical and interesting addition to the lawyers input.

Rebecca Hockin, Legal Counsel, Graymont
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Well organized with lots of excellent speakers.

Mustafa Hassan, Project Management Engineer, City of Medicine Hat
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A solid list of relevant topics.

Shawn Modar, Vice President, The Rhodes Group
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