FIDIC, the International Federation of Consulting Engineers, is the global representative body for national associations of consulting engineers and represents over one million engineering professionals and 40,000 firms in more than 100 countries worldwide.
Founded in 1913, FIDIC is charged with promoting and implementing the consulting engineering industry’s strategic goals on behalf of its Member Associations and to disseminate information and resources of interest to its members. Today, FIDIC membership covers over 100 countries of the world.
FIDIC, in the furtherance of its goals, publishes international standard forms of contracts for works and for clients, consultants, sub-consultants, joint ventures and representatives, together with related materials such as standard pre-qualification forms.
Taner is an expert in FIDIC contracts and is a certified FIDIC Adjudicator and on the FIDIC President’s list and a FIDIC certified trainer.
He has delivered numerous lectures and 2-day workshops around the world. He was invited by FIDIC to train the adjudicators on the President’s list and to train the FIDIC Certified trainers.
He was nominated as a finalist for best Adjudicator/FIDIC Accredited Trainer in the 2019 FIDIC Awards delivered by Sir Vivian Ramsey Q.C. at the FIDIC Users Conference in London 2019. He won FIDIC trainer of the year Award in 2020.
He is currently on the FIDIC task group for dispute avoidance.