February 6, 2007

The 10th Annual Canadian College of Construction Lawyers Conference

The 10th Annual Canadian College of Construction Lawyers Conference will be held between May 31- June 3, 2007 at the  Predator Ridge Golf Resort in Vernon, British Columbia.

2007 CONFERENCE (10th Annual)


“A Perfect 10! Celebrating Our First Decade of Development”


* Please note: preliminary agenda is subject to change

Thursday May 31

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Conference Registration
Reception of Fellows, Guests and Spouses

Friday June 1

7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Welcome of Fellows and Guests
George W. MacDonald, Q.C.,
McInnes Cooper

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Module 1

Introduction of Speakers:
Duncan W. Glaholt,
Glaholt LLP

Keynote Addresses and Roundtable Discussions:

  • The Honourable Donald Brenner
    Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of British Columbia
  • The Honourable Mr. Justice Allan D. Macleod
    Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta
  • John W. Hinchey
    President of the American College of Construction Lawyers

11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Refreshment Break

11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Comments from the Floor, Analysis and Wrap-up of the Morning Session by Panelists

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Luncheon (Spouses and Guests Welcome)

Construction of the Sea-to-Sky Highway Improvement
British Columbia
A Representative of Peter Kiewit Sons Co.

1:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Module 2
Hot Topics

Production and Discovery of Electronic Documents
The Honourable Mr. Justice Colin L. Campbell
Superior Court of Justice (Ontario)

Spoliation and Protection of Documents
A Representative of Kroll Ontrack

Domtar Case
Olivier Kott
Ogilvy Renault

Calculation of Impact Damages
David Percy, Q.C.
University of Alberta (to be invited)

3:45 p.m.
Adjourn for the Day

6:30 p.m.
Mission Hill Winery (Bus leaves Predator Ridge at 5:00 p.m.)

Saturday June 2

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Module 3
Olympic Experience

Introduction of Speakers
Robert W. Jenkins, Q.C.,
Jenkins Marzban Logan LLP

Keynote Addresses:

Methods of Delivery
Kenneth Bagshaw

State of Affairs Regarding Construction
Dan Doyle

Contractors Viewpoint and Managing Risk
A representative of Dominion Construction Company Inc.

11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Refreshment Break

11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Panel Discussion & Questions from the Floor
Panel Moderators:

  • John S. Logan,
    Jenkins Marzban Logan
  • Christopher J. O’Connor
    Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

12:00 p.m.

Afternoon of Leisure
Golf – Predator Ridge

7:30 p.m.
Gala Dinner
After Dinner Speaker – Beckie Scott (to be confirmed)

Sunday June 3

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Business Meeting

Committee Reports

1) Arbitration and Mediation Committee
2) Construction Documents Committee
3) Experts and Website Committee
4) Insurance and Surety Committee
5) Legislative Committee

10:00 a.m.

Closing Remarks

Past Conferences

1998: Inaugural Conference:
June 11-13, 1998.
Queen’s Landing Resort Hotel,
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

1999: 2nd Annual Conference:
Surviving the Big One
June 17-19, 1999.
Le Chateau Montebello, Montebello, Quebec.

2000: 3rd Annual Conference:
Dodging the Delivery Systems & Risk Management.
June 1-3, 2000.
The Rimrock Resort Hotel, Banff, Alberta.

2001: 4th Annual Conference:
Intricacies of Infrastructure: Trouble Over Bridged Waters?
May 31-June 2, 2001.
Rodd Brudenell River Resort, Roseneath, Prince Edward Island.

2002: 5th Annual Conference:
Dealing With Disputed Defaults
May 30-June 2, 2002.
Le Chateau Frontenac, Quebec.

2003: 6th Annual Conference:
Trust Me
May 29-June 1, 2003.
The Fairmont Chateau Whistler, Whistler, British Columbia.

2004: 7th Annual Conference:
Sharing Views Across Borders
Combined Annual Conference with the American College of Construction Lawyers
February 26-29, 2004.
Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, Florida.

2005: 8th Annual Conference
Construction Lawyers Without Borders
May 26-29, 2005.
Queen’s Landing Inn, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario.

2006: 9th Annual Conference:
Problem Solving: Rules, Roles & Regulations
June 1 to 4, 2006.
Fox Harb’r Golf Resort & Spa, Wallace, Nova Scotia.

2007: 10th Annual Conference:
“A Perfect 10!Celebrating Our First Decade of Development”
May 31 to June 3, 2007
Predator Ridge Golf Resort, Vernon, British Columbia

2008: 11th Annual Conference:
May 29 – June 1, 2008
Le Westin Resort & Spa in Tremblant, Quebec

2009: 12th Annual Conference:
Public-Private Partnerships
May 28 – May 31, 2009
THE RITZ-CARLTON in Chicago, Illinois

2010: 13th Annual Conference:
Comparative Construction Law: “Different Strokes…”
May 27 – May 30, 2010
The Westin Nova Scotian Halifax, Nova Scotia

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