February 18, 2020 at 9:00am - 1pm

Catax and SimPRO welcome you along to WEST Brewery on 18th February to enjoy a morning filled with knowledge and insight into how you can maximise growth opportunities that may be sitting on your doorstep.

The event will consist of a variety of speakers (below) as well as an interactive workshop finishing off with some networking over lunch.

If you are involved in the architect, construction, land development, asbestos, contaminated land or commercial property industries or similar, we'd love for you to come along and meet the team and benefit from the topics discussed.

For more information and to register, visit the Eventbrite booking page here


9-9.30am - Registration (tea, coffee and pastries/biscuits)

9.30-10am - Catax (Karen McFadden)

Catax will be touching upon areas of tax relief which may be applicable to you. These areas will cover:

  • Research & Development
  • Capital Allowances
  • Patent Box
  • Remediation of Contaminated Land

Catax have a number of clients in the construction, land development, commercial property and architect fields

10-10.15am - GUP Consulting (George Paschke)

George is an associate partner of Catax and offers Environmental and Business Improving Consultation work. He has assisted clients such as Aecom, ERS, Sweco, Arcaidas, VHE and many more.

He has 25+ years in the contaminated land sector and acts as a Technical expert in collaboration with Catax.

George will offer advice on projects he has worked on in the past/currently and how he has helped his clients get to where they are today.

10.15-10.30am - John Gilbert Architects (Matt Bridgestock)

John Gilbert Architects are a successful client of Catax. They will share with you innovative ways in how they have pushed boundaries in their field, challenges they have faced and how they plan to combat industry challenges to date.

10.30-10.45am - Break

10.45-11.15am - Catax Workshop (Natalie Brown)

Natalie Brown will be taking you through an interactive workshop to help you understand if what you have learned in session 1 will be off value to you or your company.This workshop is designed to get you thinking about your projects from different angles to help you uncover hidden tax benefit.

11.15-11.40am - SimPRO (Stephanie Divers)

SimPRO is a private SaaS company that provides cloud-based job and project management software to those in field service and trade contracting industries.

Mat will be giving you an insight into how this software can help you overcome selective industry challenges.

11.40-12pm - Zero Waste Scotland (Clive Bowman)

Clive will be giving you an update on the Circular Economy aspect of construction/architectural world etc. He will be giving you an insight into where ZWS can be of crucial benefit to your current and future projects.

12-1pm - Lunch and networking (a selection of sandwiches and soups will be served)

February 18, 2020 at 9:00am - 1pm
WEST Brewery, Templeton Building, Glasgow Green, Glasgow
Sponsored by Supporting Scotland's Towns
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