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8th Contract and Risk Management for Construction and Capital Projects

Enhancing Collaboration and Decision-Making to Mitigate Risk and Liability of all Stakeholders

11-12 Sep 2019
Hotel ICON, Houston, TX, United States of America

Conference Workshop

Exploring Alternatives to Dispute Resolution to Avoid Extensive Arbitration Processes with Baker Hughes, a GE Company

Arbitration and litigation are lengthy processes that can be avoided with strengthened communication among all stakeholders. Commitment of both parties is essential to anchor positions and engage is collaborative negotiation to prevent a win-lose situation.

Workshop Moderator: Ali Athar

Company: Senior Counsel, Sourcing Legal at Senior Counsel, Sourcing Legal

Conference Workshop

Facilitating Theoretical Bid Meeting to Mitigate Contractual Risks and Properly Allocate Funds with Henkels and McCoy

Establishing project priorities and strengths and weaknesses of all proposals is crucial to the bidding process. It is important to involve all project stakeholders to evaluate potential project vulnerabilities and optimize the bid selection process. With various challenges and risks at hand when deciding on a bid, it is imperative to adopt the best practices to select the best, most appealing bid.

Workshop Moderator: Dylan B. Spadaccino & Maurice (Mo) Perry

Company:Henkels & McCoy, Inc. and Kiewit Energy

Why You Should Attend

8th Contract and Risk Management for Construction and Capital Projects

The 8th Contract & Risk Management for Construction and Capital projects conference will discuss key strategies in advancing drafting techniques, fortifying negotiation tactics, balancing liability and risk for all stakeholders, and constructing successful projects through lessons learned from all stages of execution. This conference will provide attendees with approaches to prepare for unforeseeable roadblocks, alternatives to dispute resolution and overcome challenges surrounding contract and risk management.

Key Topics

  • Facilitate Theoretical Bid Meeting to Mitigate Contractual Risks and Properly Allocate Funds
  • Strengthen Communication and Collaboration with Procurement to Ensure Contract Compliance
  • Establish Ethical Obligations of In-House Counsel to Successfully Complete Projects with Non-Lawyer Business Partners
  • Examine Additional Insured Clauses and Requirements to Determine Standardized Policies
  • Leverage Risk Management Technology and Digital Tools to Improve Efficiencies and Minimize Cycle Time
  • Previous Attendees Include

    A & L Industrial Services
    Aecom Technology Corporation
    Alpek Polyster
    Anadarko Petroleum Corp
    Bechtel Global Corporation
    Black and Veatch
    Brown & Root
    Bruce Power
    Burns & McDonnell
    Cdi Corporation
    Chart Industries
    Citgo Petroleum
    Doris Inc
    Dow Chemical
    Duke Energy
    Enerfab Inc.
    Energy Systems Engineering
    Energy Transfer Partners
    Enlink Midstream
    Eversheds Sutherland
    Ferrovial Agroman N.A.
    Flowserve Corporation
    Freeport Lng
    Great Lakes Environmental & Infrastructure
    GROUP Contractors LLC
    Honeywell UOP
    Hydro One Networks Inc.
    JGC America
    King & Spalding LLP
    LEDCOR group
    Linde Engineering North America
    Lyondell Basell
    Marathon Petroleum Company LP
    Merrick & Company
    Midwest Pipeline
    MYR Group
    NAES Corporation
    National Grid Ventures
    Noble Energy
    OCI beaumont LLC
    Pacific gas &electric
    Performance Contractors
    Petrojam Ltd
    Phillips 66
    Porter Hedges LLP
    Quanta Services Inc
    San Diego & Electric Company
    Saulsbury Industries Inc
    Shearman & Sterling LLP
    Southern Company
    Stora Enso
    Technip Usa
    Toronto Hydro
    Turner Industries
    WEC Energy Group
    Willbros Group
    Xcel Energy

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    Practical Insights From

    Chris Celano
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    IHI E&C International Corporation

    Victoria Salem
    Managing Counsel

    Keith Haas
    Senior Attorney
    Black & Veatch Corporation

    Holly Chastain Nini
    Senior Corporate Counsel
    CITGO Petroleum Corporation

    Kelli Wayland
    Senior Counsel
    Baker Hughes, a GE company

    Dubraska Jaramillo
    Senior Counsel

    Elizabeth Ganiere
    Senior Legal & Compliance Counsel, North, Central & South America (NCSA)
    McDermott International, Inc

    Greg Attrep
    Senior Counsel
    Sterling Construction Company, Inc

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “Really enjoyed these last 2 days. Very good job bridging contracts/legal owner/contractors” -Lyondellbassell
    • “It’s a rare occasion that you get the opportunity to be in a small group of industry leaders and share ideas and opportunities to overcome & improve relationships and practices” -Envirocon
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    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Melini Hadjitheori

    PO Box 24797
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    +357 22 849 308
    Fax: +357 22 849 394