Seminar on contracts, with the focus on finance and insurance

We aim to hold a seminar on 29th (all day) and 30th November (morning) 2018 as noted above. It is open to all and offers ARC CPD points. Price per person is P2,250-00 (BIDP members) and P2,500-00 (others) with rebate for those who attended our August/September seminar. Venue and details will be posted soon.



BIDP is 40 champagne breakfast

We are arranging a Champagne breakfast for Saturday 1st of December this year, to mark our 40th year. The venue will be the Kalahari Flying Club. Cooked breakfast followed by talk and discussion/reminiscences. Price per person is P250. Spouse/partner and your personal guests welcome. 9h30 for 10h00. RSVP: Please contact the executive secretary to book.

Certificate for payment and paysheet

Please check the Publications list for a note about the alpha-stage draft of the new electronic version. Please give feedback to the executive secretary at bidp@mega.bw

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2018

Notice is hereby given in accordance with clause 6(a-f) of the Constitution that the Botswana Institute of Development Professions 40th Annual General Meeting For 2018 shall be held on Thursday 27 September 2018, starting from 18:00 to 20:00. Venue is President Hotel, Gaborone, Ground floor, Mall side

The AGM Agenda will be as follows;

1.MINUTES OF PREVIOUS 39TH AGM AND MATTERS ARISING
2.PRESIDENT'S REPORT
3.TREASURE'S REPORT
4.ELECTION OF BIDP COUNCIL OFFICE BEARERS
5.ANY OTHER BUSINESS

ALL MEMBERS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND

Secretary: Sikhosini Mkhwananzi (71816811)

Upcoming seminar for architects: 31st August and 1st September carries ARC CPD points

We have a seminar for architects at the end of this month as per notice. Venue is Mokolodi Conference facility. To get the bus please ensure you are at Mokolodi entrance preferably by 8h00, 8h30 latest.

For information and bookings, please contact the executive secretary on 71816811 or at bidp@mega.bw

Banker's guarantee standard agreement

We now have a standard agreement for use with our contracts. An editable version is listed in Publications.

BIDP New Brand Identity/Logo

Our new logo, by Glowflox Enterprises

The serif typeface hearkens back to our heritage as a 40 year old institute

The buildings skyline motif pays homage to our bias towards the construction industry as a major contributor to development.

The ‘Light Beach’ shade of brown represent the earth, the first physical element to be worked on in a development activity such as building.

Members new certificates (Available now!) will now show this logo. The old logo has been retained on our seal.

Site Notice Boards

We have some new images picking up our standard boards and colours. They are available from our Publications page on this site.

CPD SEMINAR-Upcoming end of February

A belated Happy New year to fellow professionals and members of BIDP.

Did you have a Professional Development Plan for this year in your Resolutions?
Did you Assess and Evaluate your competence and identify an area of potential improvement (There is always one)?

You could perhaps introspect as follows:
1. What area do I really need to improve performance?
2. How does this link with my other objectives?
3. What skills do I need to LEARN to achieve this?
4. What will I do to achieve this?
5. What resources and support will I need to acchieve this?
6. Ho will I evaluate success?

AGM 2017

The BIDP annual general meeting is scheduled for 18h00 tomorrow, 5th September at the President Hotel, Main Mall.

Please support your organisation and join in electing the new Council

Snacks and beverages will be available.