Programme 

Day 1 – Sunday 23 June 2019

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12:00 - 14:00

Lounge / Restaurant

Lunch and Registration

Once you’re settled into the hotel, drop into the Lounge anytime between 12:00pm to 3:00pm to meet with CIOB staff where they will check you in to the event and provide you with the information you need for the duration of the week, including resource packs and name badges.
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15:45 - 16:50

Highland Suite

Ice Breaker

We’ll be kicking off the Forum with an opportunity for delegates to meet each other and find out more about one another with our ice breaker session.
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17:00 - 18:00

The Carlton Suite

Trustees Briefing

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17:00 - 18:00

Restaurant

Informal Dinner

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19:30 - 21:30

Highland Suite

Welcome Reception

Our Local Hub Committees, Martin Sloan, Chair of the Edinburgh Hub, and Anne Okafor, Chair of the Edinburgh Novus Group, will be hosting an informal reception for all delegates to welcome you to Edinburgh with the support of CIOB Development Manager for Scotland, Lynne McKay. The reception is a great opportunity to meet fellow delegates as well as active members from the Edinburgh area.

Day 2 – Monday 24 June 2019

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08:15 - 08:45

Highland Suite

AGM Registration

Registration for the AGM will open prior to the session for all delegates.
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08:45 - 08:55

Highland Suite

Benevolent Fund AGM

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09:00 - 09:30

Highland Suite

Annual General Meeting 

As well as obtaining approval of accounts, the AGM will provide us with the opportunity to thank outgoing President Chris Soffe FCIOB for all his hard work and commitment over the past year and welcome in our President 2019/20, Prof. Charles Egbu FCIOB.
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09:30 - 10:30

Break & Networking

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10:30 - 13:00

Highland Suite

Quality Workshop

Quality is one of the most significant issues affecting the sector and during this workshop we will be joined by industry leaders to update on the work of the CIOB’s Construction Quality Commission and discuss recommendations and next steps to promote the importance of quality amongst CIOB membership.
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13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

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14:00 - 16:30

Highland Suite

Quality Workshop (cont.)

Quality is one of the most significant issues affecting the sector and during this workshop we will be joined by industry leaders to update on the work of the CIOB’s Construction Quality Commission and discuss recommendations and next steps to promote the importance of quality amongst CIOB membership.
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From 17:00

Edinburgh

Free Evening

Edinburgh is a stunning city of culture and history and we encourage delegates to explore the city during their time here. We have a selection of suggestions for how and where you can spend your time if you require inspiration, just talk to a member of CIOB staff.

Day 3 – Tuesday 25 June 2019

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09:00 - 09:30

Highland Suite

Members’ Forum Registration

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09:30 - 12:30

Highland Suite

Members’ Forum

The day of Members’ Forum is a closed meeting for delegates only and will include the presentation of the Corporate Plan 2020-2023 and reviewing the papers submitted by the various CIOB Boards and each region to reflect on activities and achievements of the past twelve months and identify opportunities and challenges for the coming year.
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12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

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13:30 - 16:30

Highland Suite

Members’ Forum (cont.)

The day of Members’ Forum is a closed meeting for delegates only and will include the presentation of the Corporate Plan 2020-2023 and reviewing the papers submitted by the various CIOB Boards and each region to reflect on activities and achievements of the past twelve months and identify opportunities and challenges for the coming year.
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From 7:00pm

The Hub, Castle Hill, Edinburgh, EN1 2NE

On Edge: Modern Slavery

Performed by Justice in Motion, this play has been sponsored by and developed with the CIOB as an opportunity for delegates to see the impact of modern slavery in the construction industry from a fresh and creative perspective.

Day 4 – Wednesday 26 June 2019

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08:30 - 09:00

Highland Suite

Event Registration

To encourage the sharing of best practice across our regional hub network, this meeting will give each delegate the opportunity to discuss and review local hub successes and challenges.
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09:00 - 11:00

Highland Suite

Regional Representatives Meeting

To encourage the sharing of best practice across our regional hub network, this meeting will give each delegate the opportunity to discuss and review local hub successes and challenges.
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09:00 - 11:00

Corstorphine

Board of Trustees Meeting

This is a closed meeting for Trustees only where the outcomes from the various meetings and workshops throughout Members' Forum will be brought along with recommendations for discussion.
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30 Minutes

Tea and Coffee Break

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11:30 - 12:00

Highland Suite

Wrap-up

All delegates will reconvene together to discuss the morning's meetings and outputs from Regional Representatives and Board of Trustees Meetings
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12:00 - 13:00

Lunch

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13:00 - 16:00

Highland Suite (Presentation) & EDINBURGH ST JAMES

Site Visit

We have the privilege to visit a landmark development Edinburgh St James which is providing a once-in-a-generation opportunity to create a place where shoppers, residents and visitors can indulge and relax. We will hear about the project from Nuveen at the Hilton hotel before undertaking a site visit, led by Laing O’Rouke.
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19:30 - 22:00

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle Reception

Held in the stunning surroundings of Edinburgh Castle, we will be joined by Scottish parliamentarians and construction leaders to discuss the value of our industry to the local economy.

Day 5 – Thursday 27 June 2019

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09:30 - 10:00

Highland Suite

Debate Registration

Chaired by incoming President, Prof. Charles Egbu FCIOB, we will be joined by mental health organisations and advocates to debate and discuss the impact on the construction sector and how, as a professional body, we can help promote wellbeing and improve the support we provide to members.
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10:00 - 13:30

Highland Suite

Live Streamed

Mental Health and Wellbeing Debate

Chaired by Professor Charles Egbu, we will be joined by mental health organisations and advocates to debate and discuss the impact on the construction sector and how, as a professional body, we can help promote wellbeing and improve the support we provide to members.
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13:30 - 14:30

Lunch

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14:30 - 16:30

Highland Suite

CIOB Products and Services

During this session, the CIOB will showcase to delegates some of its current products and services, including training courses through the CIOB Academy and our emerging online CPD content.
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From 18:30

Signet Library, Main Hall

President’s Inaugural Dinner

To celebrate the inauguration of our new President, Prof. Charles Egbu FCIOB, we will be hosting a wonderful evening of exquisite food, fantastic entertainment, as well as announcing the winners of our Global Student Challenge. This event is open to non-delegates, who can book their place here. This event will conclude Members’ Forum 2019.

 

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