On the 9th March the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE) host the “Engineering your future” conference at the Olympic Stadium (ArcelorMittal Orbit, 3 Thornton Street, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, London, E20 2AD).

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There are some interesting topic for SME’s in particular.  The topics are:

  • Risk Management – Warranties, Contracts and Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Risk Management – Understanding the new sentencing guidelines from HSE – review your risk assessments and fire safety obligations
  • Risk Management – Reviewing your documents of employment – contracts, handbooks, policies
  • Risk Management – How to avoid fee disputes and how to recover outstanding fees from clients
  • The rewards of innovation – R&D Tax Credit Scheme, Patent Box and Grant funding

The conference runs from 2pm to 6pm and is immediately followed by drinks and a three course meal.   The event is complimentary for engineering consultancies.  If you want to know more, please contact Raj Bhajun (rbhajun@acenet.co.uk) or myself Mike Brown (michael.brown@gesl.net).