Andrew Woodward announced as speaker at QICCA 3rd International Arbitration Conference

2018-05-30T13:23:42+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Company News|

Quantum Global Solutions – Andrew Woodward – Regional Director Qatar and Technical Director has been announced as a panel speaker at the upcoming Qatar Chamber’s, Qatar International Centre for Conciliation and Arbitration (QICCA), 3rd International Arbitration Conference.

The event is held under the patronage of the Prime Minister and Interior Minister, His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al Thani.

Under the conference’s theme ‘Arbitration between Qatari Law and International Conventions’, Andrew will join prominent legal experts to speak about ‘Expert Determination in the Region’ on Tuesday 20th March from 4:00 to 5:30 pm.

More than 500 participants from Qatar and overseas are expected to attend the two-day event including representatives from specialised centres, UN organisations and the International Court of Arbitration. To register to attend the event click here.

Andrew Woodward is a Chartered Civil Engineer with a contracting background drawn from the delivery of complex civil engineering and infrastructure projects. Based in Qatar, Andrew brings his detailed construction experience to the wider GCC region helping parties with matters of dispute surrounding the difficult issues of quantum and delay. He is a Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers and a Fellow of the Institute of Arbitrators.

Quantum is acknowledged as one of the leading construction support consultancies dedicated to serving the interest of the international construction and engineering industries. In addition to regular industry presentations, Quantum is also actively involved in the presentation of training courses and mentoring programmes.

The Qatar International Centre for Conciliation and Arbitration (QICCA) was established in 2006 by virtue of a resolution of the Qatar Chamber‘s Board of Directors to create an efficient and swift mechanism to settle disputes between Qatari enterprises or between national companies and their foreign counterparts. QICCA seeks to follow the most recent trends in organising conciliation and arbitration procedures through its adoption of the model rules prepared by the United Nations Commission for International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) as revised in 2010. In addition QICCA is a full member in the International Federation for Commercial Arbitration Institutions (IFCAI).

 


About Quantum Global Solutions

Quantum Global Solutions is an independent global construction support consultancy dedicated to supporting the construction industry to manage their projects and avoid disputes. British founded and managed we partner with many of the leading contractors, lawyers and employers around the world.

Our experienced teams working across the MENA region, Asia, Europe, Africa and the USA, provide contractual, commercial and planning support to construction teams with expertise in forensic delay, quantum analysis and the preparation of entitlement submissions for the resolution of construction claims and disputes.

As a leading industry specialist, the Quantum team comprises over 120 industry specialists with experts in many fields including Chartered Engineers, Chartered Surveyors, Contracts/Commercial Specialists, Quantity Surveyors, Forensic Delay Analysts and Media Specialists. Our strong reputation around the world for exceptional quality of service is at the heart of our company’s customer-centric focus.

Quantum is regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and is committed to setting and upholding the highest standards of excellence.