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CPD Day, Leeds

Hear the latest updates and technical guidance across built environment, land and property.

A regional conference for Yorkshire & Humberside

Thu 11 Oct 2018
08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Hilton Leeds City, Neville Street, Leeds, LS1 4BX
6 hours formal CPD
£160 + VAT


Enhance your capabilities and knowledge around today’s ever-changing market trends, legislation, and technical guidance. 

Learn from leading industry professionals and take away practical solutions which can be implemented into your daily practice - benefiting both your business and personal professional development. 

Everyone has different topics they are interested in, which is why this conference offers a choice of 18 breakout sessions to allow you to tailor the day specifically to your personal CPD needs.


Here is a small selection of what you’ll acquire:

  • An overview of the economic performance and outlook for the region
  • Update on development appraisals, collateral warranties and much more
  • General Data Protection Regulation: Where are we now?
  • Expert insight on a range of key issues, including General Data Protection Regulation: Where are we now?
  • Review of the RICS' work on ICMS
  • Tailor your day to best suit your personal CPD requirements, giving you the opportunity to gain a maximum of 6 hours CPD
  • Utilise networking opportunities with colleagues from your local area.

As well as breakout sessions, your day also covers an essential round up of key developments in your region. This will help you to explore the potential challenges and opportunities facing your business in the next 12 months.


To present these practical sessions we have gathered industry leading speakers:

  • Andy Hirst, Mace Group
  • Robin Holme, Director, Head of Leeds Office, Watts Group
  • Philip Feather, Lupton Fawcett
  • Alexandra Slater, Wrigleys
  • Michael Watson, Shulmans
  • Steven Thompson, Associate Director, Built Environment, Professional Standards, RICS
  • Chris Darley, Lichfields
  • Katie Cohen, Consultant Solicitor, Keystone Law
  • Colin Horton, Horton Valuers

Explore the full programme.

Explore the full programme

As well as bringing industry leading speakers to your doorstep, the day also allows for dedicated networking time.
We all know networking is a vital part of working in our industry, but as busy professionals we can struggle to find the time to do this effectively. With this in mind, time is set aside to give you a chance to make new contacts and catch up with peers.

For those who book to attend the full day, a two-course hot lunch is included in ticket price.

Conference app
To enhance your event experience, all the resources you will need are available via our dedicated conference app.

This allows you to:

  • Interact with the speakers via polling and live Q&A sessions to ensure your burning questions are answered.
  • Access all the speaker presentations and save these to your desktop for future reference, meaning you won’t miss anything important on the day.
  • View up-to-the-minute session details, including full speaker bios.
  • Add your own notes while the session is being delivered.
  • Network using the special feature to interact and engage with fellow attendees, which is also a great way to follow up if you miss them during the dedicated networking breaks.
  • Connect to the app using any device. It’s built to work on laptops, tablets and smartphones so no matter how you choose to interact you can be certain it will work for you.


If you wish to book a half-day, please select either three morning sessions or three afternoon sessions and enter voucher code: VHR0000738  to obtain the correct rate. This voucher code is to be used on half-day bookings only.

Group Discounts

We’ve also got some great group discounts when you book your seats together with your colleagues:

  • Book 3 or more places and get 10% off
  • Book 5 or more places and get 15% off
  • Book 7 or more places and get 20% off

We can only offer one discount per person. This cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer from RICS Conferences.

  • RICS Professional £160 + VAT
  • Non-RICS Professional £216 + VAT
  • RICS Professional Half Day £105 + VAT
  • Non-RICS Professional Half Day £141.75 + VAT
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