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Le BIM 4D-5D et le contrôle de l’échéancier et des coûts de projet

Le BIM 4D-5D et le contrôle de l’échéancier et des coûts de projet

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L'innovation technologique est partout. Découvrez comment l’utilisation du BIM 4D-5D peut améliorer l’économie de la construction dans ce webinaire interactif d’Ovation Techologies.

L’ICÉC Québec est fier de présenter le webinaire « BIM 4D-5D et le contrôle de l’échéancier et des coûts de projet » le jeudi 5 novembre à partir de 19 h. Assister à cette conférence, c’est avoir le goût de mieux comprendre comment l’économie de la construction peut à la fois évoluer et tout en améliorant la gestion du risque relativement à la création d’un échéancier numérique utilisé par tous les intervenants d’un projet réalisé en mode collaboratif. Il existe une stratégie pour chaque type de projet. Comment innover, facilement, intelligemment et efficacement : cette conférence vous confirmera la manière d’atteindre la réussite d’un BIM 5D.

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Merci à nos commanditaires!


Groupe Altus Macogep | Gouvernance et maîtrise des projets
Consultants Sto Cura Inc. Ovation Technologies Inc.

Intéressé à commanditer ce webinaire?

Pour votre don de 250 $, nous afficherons fièrement votre logo corporatif sur :

  • Tous les courriels générés par cet événement,
  • Le site Web de l’ICÉC,
  • La page d’accueil du webinaire, et
  • Annonces promotionnelles sur les réseaux sociaux.
Le nombre de place est limité! Veuillez contacter Sharon Lui à events@ciqs.org pour plus d’informations sur les opportunités de parrainage.

 


Advancing Preconstruction 2020

Advancing Preconstruction 2020

Calling all Project Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Estimators, Architects, Engineers and other Subject Matter Experts – this three day virtual event should be on your calendar for November!

Advancing Preconstruction 2020 (Virtual Event, November 3-6) is the ultimate end-to-end preconstruction conference covering estimating, bidding, design coordination, technology, project setup and subcontractor management. You’ll discover how to forge integrated preconstruction workflows and ensure every project is set up.

Highlights include:

  • Conceptual cost estimating on small, medium and large projects
  • Cost forecasting including labor and material escalation
  • Streamlining constructability reviews and value engineering
  • Leveraging historical data analytics to prioritize bidding
  • A dedicated track for subcontractor case studies
  • Client-led sessions on feasibility studies, defining scopes and budget
Whether you’re a VP Preconstruction at an ENR 100 firm, an estimator for a small trade, an owner embarking on a new project or a designer looking to work more collaboratively, there’s something on the agenda for you.

View the latest brochure here →

Register online at advancing-preconstruction.com or email info@hansonwade.com.

CIQS is a proud supporting partner of the Advancing Preconstruction 2020 conference

Our valued members get a 10% discount, quote CIQS10 when booking online
or through our sales representatives. Group discounts of up to 20% are also available.

 


COVID-19: Impacts on the Market and the Job Site

COVID-19: Impacts on the Market and the Job Site

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Join a panel of senior industry professionals discuss how COVID has
impacted their construction firms in this compelling webinar.

COVID-19 is having a global impact on the construction and housing markets. Project delays, layoffs and supply chain disruptions all contribute to the challenges of the current construction economy. How are companies tackling these issues stemming from the pandemic?

The CIQS BC Chapter is pleased to present the “COVID-19: Impacts on the Market and the Job Site” webinar to be held on Thursday, November 19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (PST) / 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EST) featuring the following speakers:

  • George Evans, PQS(F) – LEC Group
  • Steven McIver, PQS – Scott Construction
  • Melanie Kennett – Oakwyn Realty

Engage and knowledge share with this panel of experts as they discuss the cost, schedule and home sales impacts during a pandemic. The speakers will also discuss how COVID-19 has impacted their operation and share a few positive outcomes learned. A Q&A session will be available after the presentation.


This webinar is open to all CIQS members,
non-members and students!

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Interested in being a webinar sponsor?

For your investment of $250, we will proudly display your corporate logo on:

  • All pre-event emails,
  • The CIQS website,
  • The webinar welcome page, and
  • Social media promo ads.

There are limited sponsorships available for this webinar.

Please contact Sharon Lui at events@ciqs.org for more sponsorship information.

 


Is it important to have Project Contingency scientifically derived?

Is it important to have Project Contingency scientifically derived?

REGISTRATION IS OPEN !!

Help clarify the myth and confusion of project contingency with this interactive
educational webinar featuring industry expert John Zhao.

The CIQS Prairies and NWT Chapter are pleased to invite all CIQS members, non-members and students to join this engaging webinar to be held on Thursday, November 26, 2020 from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (MST) / 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (EST).

John Zhao, Principal Consultant at Riskcore Ltd. will lead this informative presentation guaranteed to help elevate your knowledge in project contingency. There will also be a Q&A session at the end of the webinar.

Seminar Objectives:

  • To share with project professionals the causes, factors and research findings why so many capital investment projects have failed to meet business or project objectives;
  • To help executives and decision-makers better understand the application, and authorized use of, project contingency at project sanction and during project execution;
  • To clarify the myth and confusion of contingency, what it is generally used for, and risks, items or events that should not be covered by contingency;
  • To demonstrate the importance of scientifically derive project contingency and establish confidence level of Cost / budget underrun for Project Management Team.

Meet the Speaker – John Zhao

John ZhaoWith more than 30 years’ experience in construction industry, John spent 8 years with international contractors (Far/Middle East), 7 years with EPC consulting firms (Canada) and past 12 years with major oil & gas companies (North America and Europe), his knowledge, skills and experiences always add values to project organizations in the specialty area of Project Management, Cost Controls and Risk Management.

Holding MSc. (Distinction) and BSc. (Honors) from England, John developed a proprietary RISCOR simulation model to evaluate the probability of major projects’ cost overruns at a given budget / AFE in consideration of potential delays and systemic risks. He has presented on the world stages in many occasions on the topic of risk management, contracting strategy and project contingency simulations. His presentation included talks at PMI Forum in Calgary 2019, Palisade Conference in Nashville 2018, Canadian Institute conferences in Calgary 2014 & 2013, SPE in Denver 2011, Palisade in London 2010 and in Miami in 2007, IQPC in Abu Dhabi 2008, and AACE in Las Vegas in 2005.


We look forward to your participation at this virtual event!

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THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!


TruEst Quantity Surveyors

Interested in being a webinar sponsor?

For your investment of $250, we will proudly display your corporate logo on:

  • All pre-event emails,
  • The CIQS website,
  • The webinar welcome page, and
  • Social media promo ads.

There are limited sponsorships available for this webinar.

Please contact Sharon Lui at events@ciqs.org for more sponsorship information.

 


YQS Leadership Webinar Series - Part 2

YQS Leadership Webinar Series - Part 2

Upgrade Your Leadership Skills

Are you ready to learn directly from an elite group of experts in leadership development?
The CIQS Young Quantity Surveyors (YQS) Leadership Webinar Series is a succession of 4 leadership webinars blending ongoing professional and personal development with advice from guest speakers who are senior-level professionals.

This webinar series is available to CIQS members and non-members looking to improve their leadership skills. Registration is FREE for CIQS YQS Program participants
(all CIQS members, students and associates under the age of 40).

In every webinar:

  • Discover the fundamentals of leadership
  • Understand how to lead yourself properly
  • Learn to build, lead and influence teams
  • Hear exceptional leaders share their top leadership and career tips

Craig WoodallEach of the sessions will be led by industry expert Craig Woodall, Owner, Byng Leadership Inc. and will feature a special guest speaker. The objective of these webinars is to provide YQS with the essential leadership development skills that are important for their ongoing professional and personal development which are often overlooked in formal education, contributing to building future leaders.

Topics and dates are as follows:

  1. Thursday, October 15, 2020 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM (EDT)
    Why we do what we do – Understanding our ego, bias, fears and drivers – Recognizing the importance of ‘Human Systems’
    Speaker: Tim Smith, President at MPa Project Consulting
  2. Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM (EST)
    What makes us unique – What makes up our personality and how it influences our relationships – Myers Briggs Personality Assessment
    Speaker: Greg Brokenshire, President, Alberici Contractors Ltd.
  3. Thursday, April 15, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM (EDT)
    Dealing with change – How to overcome resistance and drive change
    Speaker: To be announced
  4. Thursday, June 24, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM (EDT
    Leading others – How to lead and influence the teams around us – Having difficult conversations
    Speaker: To be announced

*** Speakers and topics subject to change ***

Reserve your spot here →


A BIG THANK YOU TO OUR VALUED SPONSORS


Advicas Group Consultants Inc. — Professional Quantity Surveyors | Sustainability Consultant

Interested in being a YQS webinar series sponsor?

For your investment of $895 for the webinar series sponsorship package, we will offer 4 free tickets (per webinar) and we will proudly display your corporate logo on:

  • All pre-event emails,
  • The CIQS website,
  • The webinar welcome page, and
  • Social media promo ads.

Sponsorships for individual webinars are also available for $250/per webinar.

Please contact Sharon Lui at events@ciqs.org for more sponsorship information.

 


Congress 2021

July 15-17, 2021 — Winnipeg, Manitoba

SAVE THE DATE! The congress will be held on July 15-17, 2021 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Disclaimer: CIQS does not imply to endorse or recommend opinions, organizations or products included in any speaker presentations and disclaims any legal liability for potential inaccuracies of material therein. Furthermore, views and opinions expressed by speakers are not necessarily those of CIQS.