Professional groups are the way that RICS segments the various technical specialisms of the profession. In total there are 18 groups covering the broad spectrum of surveying services.
There are a number of ways you can get more involved with your professional group to receive the above benefits:
RICS has a number of digital insight communities which you can join covering the principal areas of surveying practice and many specialist issues such as Building Conservation, Dilapidations, Infrastructure, Insurance, Telecoms. These forums connect the professional membership with the wider market.
RICS regularly holds leader forums or roundtables bringing the profession and wider market together to discuss key issues that will provide insight that ultimately shapes future standards, guidance and technical content.
RICS is always looking for potential contributors to technical content either through standards working groups or writing technical guidance. If you feel you have expertise to offer then please get in touch.