ICCP Online Conference: Coming September 2023

We are delighted to announce that the ICCP will deliver its first conference this year: Construction Claims and Dispute Avoidance: How to Achieve Successful Outcomes Date: 20th September Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm BST This conference is for professionals who work in the specialist area of construction claims. Whether you work for a developer, a contractor, a consultant or within the legal profession, your priority is always to achieve a successful outcome for your claims. How can we establish effective contract administration processes for claims? How can we create good project management strategies to avoid claim situations? If we do find ourselves in a claim situation, how do we compile and deliver a well-substantiated claim? How do we put ourselves in the best position to settle at project level and avoid disputes? We will bring top experts together to discuss all these topics and much more. Invest half a day of time; leave with clarity and new perspectives to help you achieve…

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Announcement | New Steering Committee Member

  For the past several weeks, institute members were invited to vote for a new Steering Committee member. Of the five Fellows who stepped forward for the role, Cagdas Bayrak has been selected by the membership community. Please help us welcome him! Cagdas is an accredited Adjudicator and an experienced contracts and claims practitioner. He brings nearly twenty years of experience in claims, contract management, and dispute avoidance and resolution to the ICCP. Prior to joining the Steering Committee, Cagdas has been an active member of the institute as a Regional Representative to Qatar. He is also quite generous with his time and expertise in our members-only LinkedIn group, helping his fellow members solve their sticky contracts and claims problems. The Executive Steering Committee was formed in 2018. Its key objectives are to set standards, policies and drive growth of the ICCP. Committee members are ICCP Fellows who have been voted in by members to represent the broader…

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A New Era for Claims Class

For nearly ten years, Claims Class has been offering training on construction contracts and claims to professionals around the world. Over the years, the catalogue of courses has expanded as has the delivery methods from in-person to online to live online. Some of these courses have also provided an alternative training route to ICCP membership for a number of claims practitioners. As Andy Hewitt moves toward retirement, Claims Class is also transitioning to a new era. Claims Class will now fall under Hewitt Decipher Partnership (HDP) and while Andy will still be taking an active role in training and course development, Managing Director of HDP and current ICCP President, Paul Gibbons, will be overseeing Claims Class.  

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Announcement | New Steering Committee Members

Steering Committee Election Results Throughout the month of February, institute members were invited to vote for two new Steering Committee members. From the four Fellows who put themselves forward for the role, Mark Watson and Lee Sporle were selected by the membership community. Please join us in welcoming them! The newly-elected Mark Watson is a Construction Claims Specialist, Mediator, and Adjudicator. He brings decades of experience in construction claims to the ICCP. I am very much aligned with the goals and focus of…

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The ICCP Welcomes New President, Paul Gibbons

The ICCP is proud to announce that a new president has been selected. Paul Gibbons will be replacing outgoing president, Keith Kirkwood, following Keith's year of leadership. "I am extremely proud and feel privileged to be President of the ICCP. I feel that as an industry we can do so much better in the development and presentation of entitlement. This will ensure that disputing parties can resolve their differences more quickly, based on the credible facts of their case, which are presented in the right way. I look forward to providing my thoughts and to working…

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