Sean Vernon, Quantum Global Solutions Senior Contractual/Commercial Consultant, will present ‘’A brief look at Expert Witnesses – What they are, what they do and how they do it’’ to the AACE® International (formerly the American Association of Cost Engineering) – Qatar Section.

The technical presentation will discuss how construction disputes often move from being purely ‘site level’ matters into the arena of arbitration and/or litigation and the time when Expert Witnesses may be required. The event will take place on the 21st of February at the Rotana City Centre from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Tickets are available from

Sean Vernon is an experienced Quantity Surveyor and Contract and Claims Manager from a building and civil engineering background. Sean has worked on projects ranging from small local authority refurbishment projects to a multi-million dollar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) nuclear power station. His experience in a wide range of areas of construction from nuclear to housing refurbishment shows a flexibility and adaptability to the needs of a large variety of projects. Sean has good working knowledge of FIDIC, PWA and bespoke forms of contract. Sean has a BSc in Quantity Surveying, is a Member of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS), holds the Legal