Wednesday, October 28 2020 18:38:23

CPD by Others
Code : 2015158
Event Name : The Challenge of the Use of NEC Forms of Contract in Hong Kong
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Dr. Brenda Yip, Director of BK SURCO Limited
NEC Accredited Project Manager

Dr. YIP has contributed to the construction industry and academia for 25 years. Brenda has gained substantial professional experience in building engineering and project management for numerous successful large scale public and private property developments. Brenda has held a Professoriate post at the Department of Real Estate and Construction at the University of Hong Kong. Her teaching experience includes diversified areas in construction management at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. She is also actively involved in research and knowledge transfer with comprehensive publication record in construction management and related fields.

Dr. Yip’s first involvement on NEC was in 2012 when the Development Bureau invited BK SURCO for proposals for NEC contract management. Since then, on the basis of her project management experience and NEC studies, Dr. Yip has conducted numerous NEC training workshops and contract advisory services for clients such as ArchSD, CEDD and MTRC. Dr. Yip has conducted NEC contract management training workshops for more than 900 delegates.
In recognition of her knowledge and expertise, Dr. Yip was accepted on and recently attended the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract Project Manager Accreditation Programme in Hong Kong and has obtained her qualification of NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract Accredited Project Manager to be included in the NEC register held by ICE.
Event Date : 30/11/2015
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm (Registration and networking time: from 6:30 pm)
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : QSD
Organizer : QSD ICES
Closing Date : Please refer to "Remarks"
Fee : HK$120 for members of HKIS and ICES; HK$150 for non-members (See Remarks below for the terms of payment and refund for members of HKIS and ICES)
Priority : Members of HKIS (QSD) & ICES ; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

The use of NEC3 Forms of Contract for the procurement of some public sector works has been adopted for a few years.


This talk aims to reveal the challenge for delivering these projects, both in the provisions of the NEC contract, and also in the philosophy of collaboration, co- operation, openness and teamwork which is the essence of the spirit of mutual trust and co-operation, which are fundamental to the success of an NEC project.

Remark :
Closing date: 16 November 2015


  1. This is a joint CPD of HKIS(QSD) and ICES. All registrations with cheque payments must be through HKIS office as below. Please fill in the attached RESERVATION FORM [for Event on 30 November 2015].
  2. Online registration is NOT accepted for this CPD event. Payment should be paid by cheque made payable to “Surveyors Services Ltd.” and sent to HKIS at Room 1205, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong.
  3. Successful registration will be notified by email and attendance sheets will only be distributed to attendees immediately after the CPD talk.
  4. For members of HKIS and ICES attending for this CPD talk on 30 November 2015, the cheques paid by them will be returned when they attend the CPD talk.