Dear Ladies and Gentlemen!


ASN Expert Group, Russian Chamber of Construction Expert Witnesses and the Czech Chamber of Judicial  Experts
with the support of  Organisation for European Expert Associations EuroExpert  invite to the


Construction and real estate: expertise and appraisal

Expert as an arbitrator in construction disputes


to be held

24-25 November 2016

in Prague

The Conference

This Conference is held since 2003 annually in Prague, Czech Republic. Today this Conference is the only one international expert meeting in the world, devoted to expertise in construction and mostly judicial expertise in construction, which is held on regular basis. During past 13 conference meetings the Conference welcomed the participants from more than 50 countries. The participation in the Conference will be a great opportunity for professionals to take part in an outstanding event and to share knowledge and new directions in construction expertise and real estate appraisal.


The Keynote of the 14th Conference is Construction expertise and appraisal Best Practice and Standards. During the Symposium
the participants will be presented with new ideas of expert's role in construction dispute resolution – expert as an arbitrator.


The conference is intended for practicing experts in the field of construction and real estate appraisal, practicing lawyers, arbitrators, mediators, corporate counsel, academics and professionals interested in and/or involved in construction expertise and arbitration.

Conference Topics

  1. Construction expertise and appraisal Best Practice and Standards. New methods in construction expertise.

  2. The use of construction experts – practice, procedures and problems. National/Regional Code of Practice for Experts. Remuneration of Experts.

  3. Claim, cost, defects and delays analysis and mitigation. Forensic engineering and investigations in construction.

  4. Expertise as a vital tool of effective dispute resolution in construction. The role of experts in different processes – Negotiation, Mediation,
    Adjudication and Litigation. New opportunities for experts within ADR. Expert as an arbitrator in construction disputes.

  5. Construction expertise legislation - present and future. International and national registers of judicial experts.
    The harmonization of the national lists of judicial experts in EU. The list of European experts.

  6. Professional expert associations in construction expertise. Qualification, education, training, certification and accreditation of experts.

Conference Programme

24 November 2016 (Thursday)

Registration, opening, Conference keynote presentations.


25 November 2016 (Friday)

Symposium and discussions, closing, cocktail reception.


26 November 2016 (Saturday)

One-day trip to Germany.

Conference languages

English, Czech, Russian

Invitation & Information


Conference Fees

Registration fee for Conference and Symposium – 200 €

This rate includes attendance at the conference and symposium, documentation, lunch and cocktail reception.


One-day trip to Germany – 100 €

This rate includes guided round bus trip to Dresden,
City center guided walking tour (app. 1 hour), networking.


Special reduced fees are applied,
please contact Organising committee.


Each person who wants to attend the conference should register and pay the conference fee. Payments can be made by bank transfer or in cash on site – please indicate in registration form. Participation fees are transferred to the account, given in the notification email, sent to the participant by the organising committee after receiving a registration form. One registration form per delegate is required. Registration will only be confirmed once the registration payment has been received and cleared. Please e-mail the proof of payment to Organising committee. Registrations received less than a 14 days before the conference date can only be paid by cash on site.

Cancellations and substitutions must be made in writing. No refund can be made for cancellations received after 1 November 2016. However, you can send a substitute delegate at any time. Non-attendance at the event will be considered as a late cancellation and the full fee will be payable. It may be necessary for reasons beyond the control of the organisers to alter the content and the timing of the programme or the identity of the speakers. In the event that the conference has to be cancelled you will be entitled to a full refund of your delegate fees. The Organisers will not be responsible for the reimbursement of any other costs incurred by potential delegates.

Registration form


Supported by

Official Partners

Organising & Scientific Committee

Ing. Sergey Zakharov, CSc.


International Centre for Judicial
and ADR Expertise of the European Arbitration Chamber, CEO.

Co-Chairman of the Conference.

Ing. Jindřich
Kratěna, CSc.


EuroExpert, Member of Council.

Co-Chairman of the Conference.

Ing. Vladimir


Czech Chamber of Judicial Experts, Chairman of the Board.

Co-Chairman of the Conference.

Ing. Sergey Dolzhnikov, MRICS





Russian Chamber
of construction expert witnesses, Managing Director.

Lyubomir Gerdzhikov


Bulgarian Association
for expertise, financial-economic
and technical analyses «SEFITA»,

member of the Board.

Ing. Miloslav Ilavsky, Ph.D.


Slovak Chamber of Asset Valuers
and Experts, President.

Ing. Vladimír
Kulil, Ph.D.


Technical University of Ostrava, Institute of property valuation, CEO.

Juraj Nagy, Ph.D.


Institute of Economics and
Civil Engineering (Bratislava), Director.

Doc. Ing.
Tamara Narezhnaya,


Moscow State University
of Civil Engineering.

Doc. Ing.
Milan Nič, Ph.D.


Slovak Chamber of Civil Engineers.

Petr Ort, Ph.D.


College of Banking (Prague).

Gennady Pampukha


European Arbitration Chamber, President.

Ing. Sanja
Radovic, M.Sc.


President of the Institute
of Certified Valuers of Montenegro.



Czech Chamber of Judicial Experts




ASN Expert Group, President.

Maarten Vermeulen, FRICS


RICS Regional Managing Director
for Europe, Russia and CIS.

Member of the RICS Board
in Europe.

The Venue

Location: Thákurova str. 1, Praha 6.

Czech Technical University in Prague, "Masarykova kolej"


Metro A, station Dejvická, (walking distance from metro 5 minutes).


Registration & information


ASN Experts & Consultans s.r.o.  (IČ 2648614800)

Na Okraji 335/42, Veleslavín, 162 00 Praha 6,
Czech Republic

+420 776 817 278

Dr.  Sergey Zakharov

+420 776 817 278

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