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16th - 17th September 2019 at 5:30 pm

Annual Conference: Embedding sustainability and the circular economy in major projects - the opportunity and the challenge

Annual Conference

Latimer Conference Centre, Chesham, Latimer Place, Latimer, Chesham, Buckinghamshire HP5 1UG


Annual Conference: Embedding sustainability and the circular economy in major projects - the opportunity and the challenge
16th September 2019
Latimer Conference Centre, Chesham, Latimer Place, Latimer, Chesham, Buckinghamshire HP5 1UG

16th September 2019

17:30Registration
18:30Drinks reception
19:00Chairman's welcomeSir Tim Laurence KCVO, CB
Chairman
Major Projects Association
19:15Keynote speech: Embracing sustainability and the circular economyDame Inga Beale
Founder & CEO
Noringa Consulting
20:15Dinner

17th September 2019

08:30Chairman's welcomeSir Tim Laurence KCVO, CB
Chairman
Major Projects Association
08:35Embracing sustainability and the circular economy to transform projects and performance: Understanding the scale of opportunity, market trends and examplesIsabelle Linden
Managing Consultant, Sustainability and Circular Economy Expert
PA Consulting
08:55Panel session: Understanding the case for change: What has changed dramatically in the past 5 years, how has this impacted the panellists' organisations and what are the key challenges for the major projects communityClare Wildfire
Global Practice Leader - Cities
Mott MacDonald
  Michael Wilkins
Managing Director and Head of Sustainable Finance
S & P Global Ratings
  Dr Murray Simpson
Global Lead, Climate Risk & Resilience
IBM United Kingdom Ltd
  Edward Davey
Director, Country Partnerships, Food and Land Use Coalition
World Resources Institute
  Adam Lusby
Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship
University of Exeter
09:55Embedding the triple bottom line in major projects from their initiationBernard Aritua
Senior Infrastructure and Logistics Specialist
World Bank Group
10:15Coffee
10:45Embedding sustainability and the circular economy into the design and delivery of programmesJennie Cooper
Deputy Director Portfolio Assurance, National Operations, Asset & Programme Management
Environment Agency
  Dan Green
Head of Sustainability and Innovation
Wessex Water Services Ltd
11:15Innovating to deliver better sustainability and circular economy requirementsNitesh Magdani
Group Director of Sustainability
Royal BAM Group
  Robert Spencer
Business Line Director - Sustainability
AECOM
11:45Discussion
12:30Introduction to workshop optionsProf Denise Bower
Executive Director
Major Projects Association
  Isabelle Linden
Managing Consultant, Sustainability and Circular Economy Expert
PA Consulting
  Sam Friggens
Senior Consultant - Energy Strategy & Innovation
Mott MacDonald
  Judith Sykes
Director
Expedition and Useful Projects
  Elodie Huiban
Engineering Knowledge Strategy Manager
Institution of Civil Engineers
13:00Lunch
14:00Pitch perfectProf Sadie Morgan
Director
dRMM Architects
  Judith Sykes
Director
Expedition and Useful Projects
  Gilli Hobbs
Director
BRE
  Alistair Blackmore
Product Strategy Manager
UL (International) UK Ltd
  Professor Naomi Brookes
Professor of Engineering Project Management
University of Leeds
  Duncan Baker-Brown
University of Brighton and BBM Sustainable Design Ltd
14:30WorkshopsIsabelle Linden
Managing Consultant, Sustainability and Circular Economy Expert
PA Consulting
  Sam Friggens
Senior Consultant - Energy Strategy & Innovation
Mott MacDonald
  Mark Lancelott
Director, Sustainability and Circular Economy Lead
PA Consulting
  Clare Wildfire
Global Practice Leader - Cities
Mott MacDonald
  Judith Sykes
Director
Expedition and Useful Projects
  Jo Dobson
Associate
Useful Projects
  Elodie Huiban
Engineering Knowledge Strategy Manager
Institution of Civil Engineers
  Paul Mansell
PhD Student
School of Construction and Project Management, UCL
  Prof Denise Bower
Executive Director
Major Projects Association
15:45Report back and confirmation of commitmentsDr Michèle Dix CBE
Managing Director, Crossrail 2
Transport for London
16:25Chairman's closing commentsSir Tim Laurence KCVO, CB
Chairman
Major Projects Association
16:30Close