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RICS Dilapidations Forum Annual Conference

08:30 - 11:35

08:30 Registration and refreshments

09:30 Chair’s opening comments

Paul Spaven, Partner, TFT Consultants and Chairman, RICS Dilapidations Forum

09:40 Welcome from the sponsor

09:45 Legal Speakeasy

Wayne Clark, Barrister, Falcon Chambers

10:25 Fixtures and Fittings

Zia Bhaloo QC, Barrister, Landmark Chambers
Edward Shaw, Director, Building & Project Consultancy, Savills

11:05 Networking refreshment break

11:35 – 12:35: Break-out session

Delegates choose between two parallel break-out sessions

1A Valuation: A focus on damages and consequential loss

A focus on damages and consequential loss
Nicholas Taggart, Barrister-at-Law, Landmark Chambers
Richard Kay, Senior Partner, Beckett and Kay Chartered Surveyors

1B Mechanical and Engineering Update

Dr David Arnold, Partner, Troup Bywaters and Anders

12:35 - 17:20

12:35 Networking lunch

13:35 Schedules of condition: a schedule of errors

  • Examining some of the most common errors and issues
  • The consequences of these and how they affect dilapidations matters

Adam Nash, Director and Head of Dilapidations, GVA

14:15 Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards

Peter Williams, Head of PSL, Shoosmiths
Nicholas Dowding QC, Barrister, Malcolm Hollis

14:55 Conflicts of interest

William Glassey, Partner, Mayer Brown
James Morris, Senior Associate, Mayer Brown

15:35 Networking refreshment break

16:00 Negotiation tactics

Nick Davies, LLB Barrister, The Really Great Training Company

16:40 Closing keynote: The client perspective

Sally Duggleby, National Head of Industrial and Logistics Occupier Services, Savills
Stuart Davies, Vice President & Head of UK Asset & Property Management, ProLogis
Andrea Carpenter, Director, Women Talk Real Estate

17:20 Chair’s closing remarks