March 9-11, 2020
Managing Risk in Construction Contracts and Projects
Contract Negotiation Construction Insurance Litigation and Conflict Resolution

September 11, 2019
Prompt Payment & Adjudication in Canada
New Federal & Provincial Legislation
July 25 - 28, 2019
2019 CIQS Congress & 60th Anniversary


Technical Sessions & Panel Discussions

June 04, 2019


Recent Changes to the Ontario Construction Act for Commercial Leasing
Multiple Themes

May 29, 2019


May 09, 2019
May 06, 2019
Miller Thomson
Significant Change - Time for Alignment
Integrated Project Delivery
Contract Formation Administration & Performance
Prompt Payment & Adjudication Symposium
Moving beyond traditional project delivery
Risk Awareness Issues
Multiple Presenters
Adjudication Symposium


Dennis Picco


William Kenny


April 11, 2019
Closing the Project Performance & Cost Gap
Design and Constructability Improvements
Martin Phillips
Team Focus
April 02, 2019
Miller Thomson
Ontario Construction Act
How Bill 142 has changed the Ontario Construction Lien Act
Developments and Changes in Lien Legislation
Leanne Olson
Emma Johnston

March 28, 2019
Strategy, Knowledge & Lean Management
What is Knowledge and Lean Management
Lucie Hamel
Vantage Management Consultants
March 14, 2019
Bennett Jones
Construction Insurance
Insurance Policies for Construction Projects
John M. Craig Q.C.
E. Bruce Mellett
Brian D. Reid

January 31, 2019
PM challenges in the construction industry
Developing an effective PM for the construction industry
Bill Black 
Calgary Construction Association

November 29, 2018
Project Professionals and Project Failures
Diagnosis and Facts
John Zhao
Riskcore Ltd.
November 20, 2018
Value Management
How to deliver Value
Hussien Al-Battaineh
Ehan Engineering Ltd.

April 24, 2018
Miller Thomson


Limiting Risk Through Contract
Key contract provisions to limit risk and
Pursuing and defending claims
William Kenny
Scott Hammel

March 20, 2018
Field Law
Legal, Regulatory & Risk Management; Project Planning, Management & Best Practices
Commonly encountered provisions in construction contracts
Peter Gibson
Ryan Krushelnitsky
March 08, 2018
Bennett Jones
The Blame Game: Determining Responsibility for Project Delays
Allocating responsibility for construction delays
Jason Roth
Thomas W. McInerney

February 14, 2018
Donald Goodfellow
Builder's Liens
Full day workshop on Lien origins, applications, calculations, constraints and resolution
Donald Goodfellow
February 01, 2018
Miller Thomson
Integrated Project Delivery - What are the terms?
How they are different than traditional construction contracts
The goals and challenges of these agreements
William Kenny
Leanna Olson

October 12, 2017
Builders Lien Act
The meaning of delivery of materials for the purpose of the Builders Lien Act
Mechanisms for resolution of construction disputes
Jon Hillson
Dennis L. Picco, Q.C. F. CIArb.

May 04, 2017
Insurance Perspectives
Wrap up liability coverage
The duty to defend - what it is and when it arises
Jon Hillson