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New FIDIC Yellow Book and the New FIDIC Red Book

The seminar will cover the changes between the FIDIC Yellow Book & FIDIC Red Book 1999 editions and the recently published 2017 editions.

Tue 24 Apr 2018
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Marriott Marquis, City Centre Doha, Omar Al Mukhtar Street, Doha, Qatar
1.5 hours formal CPD


The topic will widely cover the recently issued FIDIC Conditions of Contract for Plant & Design Build (Yellow Book) and the FIDIC Conditions of Contract for Construction (Red Book). This will include highlighting the significant changes between the special pre-version of the Yellow Book and the issued version of the Yellow Book, including the changes made by FIDIC to the controversial clause 17 dealing with risk allocation between the contracting parties. This topic will also include key changes in the Red Book, highlighting areas of risk to be mindful of when contracting on this form.

Learning outcomes

Attendees will:

  • Learn about the key changes between the FIDIC 1999 and 2017 editions.
  • Understand how these changes will affect project participants.

Meet the speakers

Paul Prescott (Legal Director), Daniel Goodwin (Senior Associate) and Gabriel Olufemi (Associate) are lawyers who regular advise employers, developers, sponsors, contractors and other project participants on complex infrastructure and energy projects in the Middle East.


18:00 – 18:30     Coffee, networking & registration
18:30 – 18:35     Introduction of the speaker and RICS updates
18:35 – 19:30     Speaker Presentation
19:30 – 20:00     Q&A

Please note:

  • Do not send payment via bank transfer as this form of payment is no longer accepted for CPD events.
  • We are unable to reserve a place at this event unless payment is made.
  • The presentation will start promptly at 18:30. If you have not checked in by this time (18:30), you will not be able to claim your 1.5 CPD hours.
  • Just a gentle reminder that your recorded CPD hours are monitored by our Regulation team and you are unable to claim Formal CPD hours if you did not attend the event.
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