The Singapore Contractors Association together with SCAL Academy with the support from Singapore Mediation Centre is organising a full-day seminar on “Contracts for Dummies” on 28 August 2015. This seminar will highlight some of the key elements of contract management including the drafting of Main contracts and Subcontracts, indemnity through insurance policies, performance bond and dispute resolution mechanism. This seminar will also give an update on the recent development of the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act. The seminar will benefit anyone involved in contract management and contract administration in both public and private sectors.
The Singapore Contractors Association together with DDG Glass and PPG Industries, Inc jointly presents this seminar to bring together Building Owners, Building Specialists, Engineers, Architects, Consultants and Facilities Managers to gain more knowledge on the history, current and future for facade glass and examples of various projects on how green building materials can help in achieving a more sustainable environment for the glass and building industry.
This seminar will provide attendees with the necessary pointers on how to audit their organisation’s level of compliance in meeting its obligations under the law relating to personal data protection. It will cover an organisation’s basic obligations under the law, sanctions that an organisation faces for failing to meet its compliance obligations, determine the extent to which your organisation is meeting its obligations as well as how to assess the legal and commercial risks your organisation faces and mitigate those risks.
The seminar is to introduce mediation as a way to resolve dispute to the attendees. After the seminar, the audience should have a better understanding of the process of mediation, the pros and cons of the mediation, and the way to initiate mediation. The audience will also have a better understanding of how to prepare for mediation.
Most construction projects are always faced with problems and issues. The seminar will focus on how companies in the construction industry should focus, and how problems should be rectified. Many case studies and issues will be discussed which will provide the necessary learning curve as to how construction projects should be completed successfully.