01 Dec 2020
This year’s achievements for the East Anglia Branch have been underpinned by the Young Member Group (YMG) Webinar Series. This was organised in lieu of 2nd Annual YMG Conference, which was to be held face-to-face in Manila, Philippines.
The Webinar series was titled “International ADR in Asia: Global Challenges and Opportunities to Young Practitioners in the “New Normal Era”. The series consisted of 8 webinars which ran over 4 weeks during November 2020.The organising committee comprised YMG members from 8 different jurisdictions, including Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, India and Taiwan. In total there were over 40 young ADR practitioners as panellists from across the globe. The webinars were exceedingly popular with some webinars receiving over 300 registrants. There were a total of approximately 650 attendees from various regions across the globe.
19 Jul 2021CIArb Accelerated Route to Membership Course in Taipei
On 10 July 2021, while Taiwan was still under Level 3 Covid-19 alert, CIArb’s Taiwan Chapter held its Accelerated Route to Membership (ARM) course with all participants joining safely from the ease of their office or home.
16 Jul 202125 years since the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act: How can adjudication continue to meet the needs of the construction sector?
On 14 July 2021 CIArb held an event dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996, which introduced statutory adjudication into UK construction.