GDPR in the Construction Industry



Is the construction industry ready for GDPR? The EU General Data Protection Regulation comes into effect on 25 May 2018 and there will be major changes to the collection and use of personal data.  This CPD will cover:

What is GDPR?

Will Brexit make a difference?

What are the restrictions on the use of personal data?

Make sure your project data is compliant

GDPR breaches – what happens?


Rachael King, Associate Solicitor at Harrison Clark Rickerbys has worked extensively in-house as well as in the private practice. Rachael has a broad range of experience in commercial work, having acted for insurance companies, PLCs, financial institutions and chartered surveyors as well as clients in the technology, education and care sectors.

Keith Blizzard, Partner, Chartered Quantity Surveyor and non-solicitor. With a wealth of experience over more than 30 years in every aspect of construction law, partner Keith Blizzard joined Harrison Clark Rickerbys at the start of 2017. As well as being a highly experienced construction expert accustomed to dealing with contentious issues, Keith is a chartered quantity surveyor, chartered construction manager, chartered arbitrator, panel adjudicator, accredited and panel mediator, accredited dispute board member, forensic surveyor and experienced lecturer.

Claire Elston, HR Consultant, Eagle HR. Claire has a real passion for people, specialises in Human Resources and enjoys helping people to flourish and progress in their careers. With extensive experience across the hotels and hospitality sector, she has had considerable experience in multi-site management as well as in supporting people’s learning and growth

Themes: contracts | Ethics | GDPR | Law

Commercial and Contractual Knowledge

CIOB Conservation Conference

New ideas for tough times

The theme of this year's annual conference is balancing conservation needs against rising costs. It is ideal for professionals involved in historic or traditional buildings as well as homeowners who are embarking on their own project.

We have drawn together leading experts from the UK and Europe who will give delegates the inside track on how these projects were successfully delivered and how they can apply what was learned to their own decision making.