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Monday 24 Feb 2020

Members may be interested in considering scholarships of up to $5,000 for current and aspiring female leaders being offered by Women & Leadership Australia

Scholarships of $2,000 to $5,000 are currently available to women to help support their participation in a range of career building leadership development programs. 

The initiative is providing a wide range of women with scholarships to support their growth and development. The scholarships assist with participation in one of three flagship development programs. The programs provide highly collaborative learning environments uniquely tailored to the needs of female leaders. 

Expressions of Interest 
Find out more and register your interest by completing the Expression of Interest form here prior to Friday, March 20, 2020.

Thursday 30 Jan 2020

Our latest "Let's Connect" submission is by Keith Keown "Mine Modification Works in Australia -  Achieving Value for Money" .

Members can download the document from our Resources section.

 

Thursday 30 Jan 2020

Members may be interested in attending The Warren Centre's Fire Safety Engineering Conference - Building Confidence through the Professionalism of Fire Safety Engineering - at The University of Sydney Business School on Tuesday 4 February 2020.
SoCLA members will receive a 30% discount.  Details of the discount code have been emailed to members or contact us for more information.

Tickets and more information are available here.


 

Thursday 23 Jan 2020

Our latest "Let's Connect" submission is by Marc Sukkar "Decennial Liability and Decennial Liability Insurance: The only road to the promised land for the New South Wales building crisis". 

Members can download the document from our Resources section.

Monday 13 Jan 2020

The Society offers the Brooking Prize annually for the best essay submitted in the field of construction law.

It is named after The Hon Robert Brooking AO QC in recognition of his Honour’s pioneering contribution to the study and practice of construction law in Australia.

Papers are now invited for the 2020 Brooking Prize

The Society is delighted to announce the following prize offering for 2020:

Brooking Prize – A$5,000

Brooking Student Prize – A$1,500

High Commendation – A$1,000 (General), A$500 (Student)

Commendation – A$500 (General), A$250 (Student)

All entrants awarded a prize or commendation will, in addition, be granted complimentary membership of the Society for one year.

Entries must be submitted in Microsoft Word or .pdf format and received by 4.00pm Sydney time on Wednesday 27 May 2020.

Further information can be found in the Rules.

Thursday 12 Dec 2019

Members are advised that the Resolution Institute has revised its Arbitration Rules effective 1 January 2020.  A copy of the Rules is available on their website.

Thursday 28 Nov 2019

Sydney Build is part of Oliver Kinross's Build Series, also taking place in London, Chicago and New York. First launched in 2016, the expo is dedicated entirely to building and construction opportunities in Sydney and its surrounding regions.

Across the span of two days, the event brings together thousands of construction professionals, architects, engineers, designers, developers and government representatives. In addition to boasting over 350 exhibitors, Sydney Build – like its counterparts overseas – prides itself on being content-driven. 300 top level speakers from across the industry take part in informative CPD accredited presentations, themed into 20 free-to-attend Summits:.

For more information and to register a complimentary ticket:

www.sydneybuildexpo.com

Wednesday 23 Oct 2019

Members are advised that the 2019 National Conference papers are now available here for download.    Please click here for the full list of all Resources.

Thursday 17 Oct 2019

Members may be interested in completing a short survey to assist one of our members who is carrying out research through the University of New South Wales for the purpose of developing an intelligent contract platform for the construction industry.

The survey will take approximately 10 minutes to complete and can be found here.

The survey also gives a brief explanation on what the intelligent contract (or iContract) is and how it has the potential to disrupt the construction industry.

Wednesday 16 Oct 2019

Members are advised that new papers have recently been added to the SCL International website. Please contact admin@scl.org.au if you need assistance to register on the SCL International website. 

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Applications for our 2020 Mentoring Program close on Friday 17 April 2020. Further information about our mentoring program can be found here.
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