pic of white boardAll attendees of the ASOCSA 12th BuiltEnvironment Conference 2018 will earn CPD points as approved by the SACPCMP/ASAQS/SACQSP


The Association of South African Quantity Surveyors (ASAQS)

CPD Hours: 12 (6 CPD Hours per day x 2 days) CPD Category: 1 (view 2016 example of cpd certificate)

The South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE)

1 points per day (maximum 2) (view the 2018 cpd certificate)

The South African Council for Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP)

5 hours in total for one day of conference attendance

10 hours for both days of conference attendance


About the Conference

The 12th Built Environment Conference will be held in Durban, South Africa from 6-7 August 2018.

The ASOCSA Built Environment conference series has become the leading built environment conference on the African continent. It is one of only two construction-related conferences in South Africa that has been fully accredited by the Department of Higher Education for subsidy.

The series continues to be endorsed by the International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB), one of the largest global built environment research organizations.


people at conferenceWho Should Attend

The conference provides an international forum for researchers and practitioners from developed,developing and underdeveloped nations to address fundamental problems and constraints that affect the Built Environment and a wide range of topics will be presented

Why Should You Attend

This conference will seek responses to questions related to current conversations and debates on the following:

Objectives of the Conference

The 12th Built Environment Conference with a very clear infrastructure delivery and sustainability focus continues in the tradition of previous conferences in the series and provides in an ever-increasing challenging global economic environment an international forum that provides the opportunity for researchers and practitioners from developed, developing and underdeveloped nations to deliberate topical current issues that impact the Built Environment. The broad objectives of the conference remain:

The organisers aim to bring together researchers, academics, administrators and practitioners representing institutions of higher learning, government agencies, contracting organisations, consulting enterprises, financial institutions, and other construction-related organisations from all over the world.

Conference Outcomes

This conference will seek responses to questions related to current conversations and debates in construction and its future and will include papers that are based on research and address, inter alia,

Data Analysis Workshop - Sunday,5th August 2018

| Download the workshop details

Student Research Proposal Competition Initiative (SRPCI) - 5th–7th August 2018

The purpose of the competition is to cultivate and encourage a research culture among students as emerging researchers and also provide them a platform to present their research ideas to a wider audience, with a view to eliciting useful feedback for taking the study forward and ultimately publishing the findings upon completion.

| Download the FAQs - Student Research Proposal Competition Intiative - 1st Call

| ASOCSA SRPCI Research Proposal Template - 1st Call June2018