Event Date: 4th July 2020, 11am
The COVID-19 pandemic has widespread effects on industries across Malaysia. Amongst others, the construction industry is one of the most severely impacted sectors, especially evident with the sudden delay or halt of many construction projects. In these unprecedented times, the industry seeks to dispel uncertainty and incorporate new SOPs into the new normal. In this session, Malaysiakini CEO Mr Premesh Chandra will be talking to Mr Lam Wai Loon of Harold and Lam Partnership and Mr Leong Hong Kit of MAC Consultant also collectively known as L2, about the various recovery measures taken by the construction industry to resolve problems and disputes on construction claims.
The L2 Construction Series hosted by Wai Loon and Hong Kit was an online sensation during the MCO, it ran for 30 consecutive days and successfully conducted 34 sessions on various topics related to construction industry. Remarkably, it also attracted more than 13,000 audience. This is not all, after the series ended, L2 Construction Series has continued to engage closely with many of its audience through social media and email. In recognizing the common problems faced by the construction industry, L2 i-con was launched to provide a platform to connect the construction community to resolve problems.