What are the current trends in the construction sector for 2023 and beyond?

Tuesday 31 October 2023 | 08:30am - 10:30am (UK Time)
Breakfast Seminar
75 Minutes CPD
Tuesday 31 October 2023 | 8:30am - 10:30am
Edinburgh | Shepherd and Wedderburn Edinburgh office, EH3 8FY

Join legal experts from Shepherd and Wedderburn's construction and infrastructure team as we take a closer look at the trends and issues currently affecting the sector, and how to manage them.

Our speakers will discuss:
• Current trends in contracting and how to manage them, including insolvency and supply chains;
• Current trends in disputes and court, through a case law update; and 
• The Building Safety Act provisions and practical considerations to manage.

The event will close with an opportunity for you to pose questions to the panel.

This is an in-person event which will include time for networking and informal discussions with our speakers and other members of the team, over breakfast.

This seminar will be of interest to employers, consultants, contractors, sub-contractors, and suppliers operating in the Scottish and UK construction sector.

This event qualifies for CPD. Click here for further information.


8:30am Registration and networking

8:55am Welcome from event chair, Iain Drummond

9:00am Session1: Current trends in contracting and how to manage them, Euan McLeod

9:20am Session 2: Current trends in disputes and court, through a case law update, David Anderson

9:40am Break and networking

10:00am Session 3: Building Safety Act update and practical considerations, Chiara Pieri and Paul Young

10:20am Question and answer session

10:30am Event close