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Major Projects Association Event Listing

2018
"How To" become an Ambassador
Major Projects Knowledge Hub Drop In Sessions
The changing digital world - how is this going to change the way we deliver major projects...
Rising Stars 2018 Cohort 2
Are we getting better at Project Initiation?
"How To" become an Ambassador
Rising Stars 2018 Cohort 1
Major Projects Knowledge Hub, Meet Up for Knowledge Managers
2017
Kirtling Street site visit, Tideway
"How To" become an Ambassador
AGM and Annual Dinner
Major Projects Simulation Workshop
Developing the next generation of major project leaders
Women in Major Project Leadership
Challenge of Major Projects Course 2017
Future proofing major projects - navigating an uncertain major project world
Improving supply chain integration in construction
Getting beyond the benefit cost ratio
Global trends in client models and industry insights
Projects and consents, flexibility vs. planning
An Audience with Professor Sadie Morgan
Should mega-projects be treated as temporary organisations?
Major Projects Knowledge Hub Launch
Does collaboration really drive value and efficiency in major projects?
Global trends in the private finance of major projects
Major Projects Simulation Workshop
Site visit to Tideway
Tried & tested vs innovation in major projects
Main Representatives Meeting
Professional Development: Major Projects Simulator
Scoping transformational major projects to realise their full benefits
Maximising Project Performance - the role of Project Controls in assuring delivery
We learn more from our own failures than from the success of others
How To Ambassador Meeting
2016
Portfolio management – can it really make a difference to improving effectiveness of cap...
Annual General Meeting and Annual Dinner
UK Energy Approach to 2025 – getting major projects moving
Lifecycle risk management for major projects
Challenge of Major Projects Course 2016
34th Annual Conference, Major Project Initiation - making the right start
Delivering high-performing assets breakfast meeting
Gender Balance - the retention and promotion challenge
Major Project Investment in the North of England
Initiating and delivering Major Digital Projects
An Audience with Lord Adonis
Unconscious Bias - how to understand and challenge it
Gender Balance - 3 things that work
Knowledge Management and Innovation in Major Projects: Data, Insight and People
How will Generation X,Y (Millennials) change Major Projects?
PPP projects – operational lessons for future procurement
Foreign Investment in the UK
Health, Welfare and Safety - a legal obligation or a moral imperative for a major project?
Designing and Delivering Major Capital Projects
Gender pay gap reporting - what does this mean?
Productivity: working smarter not harder
Understanding your starting point - how to improve Gender Balance
Engaging with stakeholders on the benefits of major projects
2015
AGM and Annual Dinner
Energy Sector Transformations for a Low Oil-price world
How to achieve better Gender Balance in Major Projects
Men and Women - Equal or Different?
Learning lessons from sports projects
Learning Lessons from Sports Projects evening discussion
The Challenge of Major Projects Course
33rd Annual Conference: Major Projects - Opportunities for a New Government
Gender Balance in Major Projects - Discussion Dinner
Transport for Global Cities: London transport in 2050
Developing a Digital Strategy for Major Projects
Creating and sustaining a PMO - does one size fit all?
PMO – a function or a capability?
What are the implications of mergers and acquisitions for the delivery of major projects?
Determining and Delivering the Benefits of Major Projects
Collaboration - panacea or pipe dream?
Acquiring People Capability Cost Effectively
2014
Can Special Purpose Entities deliver Major Projects Effectively?
2014 AGM and Annual Dinner
Heathrow T2: The Queen's Terminal - A lesson in Value and Sustainability
The role of strategic partnership procurement in delivering school capital investment
Major Projects Communities of Practice - how to be more effective
Climate adaptation and resilience – what does this mean for the initiation and deliv...
Challenge of Major Projects 2014
32nd Annual Conference, Making Major Projects Bankable
Prestige Lecture
Professionalism in project management: discussing the role of power and ethics for the mod...
Nuclear new build - Does the UK have the capability and capacity to deliver?
The Stress of Leadership - how and when do we intervene?
Leveraging global capability to deliver major projects
What is the true value of major projects?
Project Initiation - making the right start
Managing Sophisticated R&D projects (across the sectors)
2013
AGM and Annual Dinner
Aspects of PPP Procurement and their impact on Social Infrastructure
Organisational Project management and Project Governance - when do different models work?
Tottenham Court Road Site Visit
Challenge of Major Projects 2013
Infrastructure Economy - Accelerating Major Projects
31st Annual Conference: A Successful Project Every Time
Lessons from a successful sector - UK Ports as an example
Celebrating150 years underground: London Underground as an operator and a capital delivery...
Prestige Lecture, Hard Times: Great Expectations
London Games - What Went Well?
The Infrastructure Procurement Routemap
Delivering Major Projects in Brazil
Developing Leaders for Major Projects - a global challenge across all sectors
Responding to the National Infrastructure Plan: HS2 as a case study
Collaborative working on Major Projects
Are we any good at Project Controls - what are the cross-sector challenges for the future?
2012
AGM and Annual Dinner 2012
Are Carbon Neutral Projects Achievable
The Challenge of Major Projects Course 2012
30th Annual Conference - Choosing the right delivery model
Delivering Public Projects - What is best practice?
The operational implications in projects of alternative procurement methods
Innovation - Taking a balanced view on the opportunity
The Unchanging Face of Major Project Management
The Digital World and Major Projects - what will be different?
Discussion Dinner - Major Projects and Alternative Dispute Resolution
Global Cities - opportunities and challenges for major projects
Lunch Meeting in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 11.00 - 2.00 pm
Breakfast meeting in Sao Paulo, Brazil, 8.00 - 11.00 am
Disaster Planning, Crisis Management and Recovery
Thames Tunnel - From Lessons to Planning
2011
AGM & Annual Dinner
What makes an Intelligent Client?
London Games - From Construction to Commissioning
The Challenge of Major Projects Course 2011
29th Annual Conference. The Productivity Challenge for Transformational Change Programmes
Public Consultation
Lessons from a life in our industry
Rising Stars Part 2
King's Cross regeneration site visit
Question Time: What's Project Management ever done for Major Projects?
Project Capabilities: How Much Do Clients Need to Do on the Projects They Fund?
The challenges of delivering renewable energy projects - using examples of offshore wind
The regulated project - delivering in regulated industries
NW based Main Representatives lunch meeting
Crossrail - lessons for initiating large public sector projects
Identify and manage project success
2010
AGM and Annual Dinner - 6.30 pm on 6th December 2010
All Change at King's Cross - Urban Renewal and Transport Improvements
Waste - opportunities and best practice
The Challenge of Major Projects Course
28th Annual Conference - Project Personality Matters
Mobilising Global Resources to deliver major projects
MPA Prestige Lecture (6.00pm - 10.30 pm)
Driving the UKs Motorways to success
Discussion Dinner May 2010
London Games - gold medal project delivery
Supply Chain Management - benefits for all
Main Representatives Lunch in Manchester, 12.00 - 2.30 pm
Governance and Risk - being wise before the event
Innovation in the Management of Major Projects
2009
Annual Dinner 2009
Managing Government as the Client
The changing faces of Procurement
Site Visit to The Olympic Park Site, London 2012 Games
27th Annual Conference, Sustaining the UK's Energy - preparing for the big agenda
Prestige Lecture
Success is "soft" people skills
Power Generation in a Developing Economy - an international experience from South Africa
Managing Complexity in Major Projects
Manchester Main Reps lunch meeting
The Planning Act 2008
The Future of Major Projects
2008
Beyond the London Games
Annual General Meeting & Annual Dinner 2008
The Investor, the Board and Major Projects
What can we learn from Space Projects
26th Annual Conference - Regenerating London - examples from major cities
Major Projects Simulator Launch
The Private Delivery of Public Services
Testing and Commissioning
Britain needs the best Project Managers: Where will they come from?
Sustainability, Climate Change And Carbon Footprint
Delivering High speed 1: The Successes and the Lessons
2007
The Growing influence of IT on major projects
MPA Annual Dinner & AGM
The Importance of Starting Well
T5 Case Study Seminar
The Challenge of Major Projects Course
25th Annual Conference - The Impact of Contracts on Project Behaviour and Outcome
Nuclear Decommissioning Moves Ahead
Is The Secret of Successful Projects in The Management of Design and Engineering
Benefits Management and the Business Case
Managing The Resource Gap
The Application of Technology in Managing Demand
2006
Management Styles and Leadership
Learning Lessons from Completed Projects
Rethinking Project Management
24th Annual Conference - Making Project Risk Management Work
The London Games - Managing Delivery
Managing Dispersed Project Teams
Corruption - Damage, Risk and Prevention
Managing Changes in Projects
A New Generation of Nuclear Power Stations - Are we Ready?
How can MPA Member Organisations Make Better Use of UK Academic Resources
2005
Change Management
23rd Annual Conference - Sensible clients get sensible projects
Corporate Responsibility
Risk transfer and allocation in PFI / PPP projects
Stakeholder Management
Lessons from a Major IT Project
The International Market Now
The Project Manager's Tool Kit - Time to Move on?
2004
Managing Joint Ventures and Alliances
22nd Annual Conference - Developing the People Resource
Financial Management in Major Project Businesses
The Channel Tunnel Rail Link
Strategic Planning of Major Projects
Major Project in a Volatile Environment: Lessons from the Telecoms Sector
2003
Learning from Project Failures
21st Annual Conference - PFI/PPP Projects - are they Working?
The Management of Unexpected Projects
Cleaning up the UK
Lessons from High Technology Development Projects
Bringing Change to a Dynamic Business: The BBC Property Outsourcing Project
2002
Creating a Workforce Fit to Deliver Major Projects
20th Annual Conference - The Management of Change
Supply-Chain Management
The Americans and the French: Do They Do It Better?
Crossrail
Systems Integration for Major Projects
Alliancing/Partnering
2001
Canary Wharf
19th Annual Conference - Setting Objectives and Understanding the Client's Business
Transfer of Project Management Competence within and Across Organisations
Effective Teams for Complex Projects
Hong Kong International Airport
The Impact of E-Commerce
The Smart Procurement Initiative - "Faster, Cheaper, Better"
2000
The Jubilee Line Extension
18th Annual Conference - The Client/Designer Interface
Strategic Use of insurance in Complex Projects
Project Recovery - Breaking the Cycle of Failure
The Newbury Bypass
Major Projects in a Changing Financial World
1999
Managing High Technology and Innovative Projects
The Channel Tunnel Rail Link
17th Annual Conference - Managing the Environmental Risks to Major Projects
So Where Do We Stand Now?
The Learning Organisation
Heathrow Express
Dealing with the Millennium Bug - Lessons for Major Projects
1998
Current State of Liability for Environmental Risks
16th Annual Conference - Managing Major Event Projects
Risk and Contingency Management
Project Evaluation
The Great Man - Made River Project in Libya
Private Finance in Cultural Contexts
Managing Completion Risks
1997
From Dreaming to Doing - How Projects Happen
15th Annual Conference - Dimensions of IT
The South African Experience
Tsing Ma Bridge
A New Age of Rail?
1996
Decommissioning Major Projects
14th Annual Conference - National Approaches to Transport Integration
Social Costs and Benefits
Surfing the Private Finance Initiative
The Hub Power Project
1995
Partnering: Competition v Cooperation
Partnering: Competition V Cooperation
13th Annual Conference - The Changing World of Risks
Network Infrastructure
Integrated Project Management Systems
Thailand and Indo-China
Nuclear Waste Disposal
1994
Sizewell B: A Case Study
12th Annual Conference - Making Major Projects Happen
The Management of Difficult Projects
The Impact of Environmental Health-and-Safety Factors on Major Projects
Road Privatization
Topical Issues in Project Financing in Eastern and Western Europe
1993
Technology and Telecommunications
11th Annual Conference - An Integrated Transport Policy
Major Projects in South America
Asian Idioms of Capitalism
Nuclear Power: The Future
Management of Safety-Critical Systems
The Peace Dividend
Russia and Eastern Europe
1992
Asian Infrastructure Projects
10th Annual Conference - Removing Barriers to Long-term Major Projects
The Environment and Global Warming
Project Sovereign
Major Projects in the Leisure Industry
Major Projects in Hong Kong
1991
The Bangladesh KAFCO Project
9th Annual Conference - Privatizing British Rail and British Coal
Getting Major Infrastructure Projects Off the Ground
Potential Major Projects Underground
Cleaning up the Mediterranean
1990
Air Transport Infrastructure
8th Annual Conference - The Changing Context of Major Projects
Hazardous Waste
The Occasional Major Project Owner/Sponsor
1989
Project Opportunities in the Soviet Union and Eastern Bloc
7th Annual Conference - L'Europe Pour Qui?: European Major Projects in the 1990's
Tornado: A Case Study of a Major Defence Project
The Privatization of the Electricity Supply Industry
Why Design? The Role of Design in Major Projects
1988
The International Commercial Exploitation of Advanced Technology
6th Annual Conference - Communications Horizons
Risk Assessment in Initiating Information Technology Projects
Current Changes in Contracting Practice
Boot for Britain?
1987
Organizational Implications of large Information Technology Projects - Big Bang
5th Annual Conference - The Planning and Inquiry Process and Infrastructure Projects
The Finance and Organisation of European Space Projects
International Negotiation
The Redevelopment of London's Docklands
1986
The People Factor in Managing Major Projects
4th Annual Conference - International Collaboration
Technology and the Management of Major Projects
The Preconditions of Success and Failure in Major Projects
Projects in the Near Future
1985
Why Major Projects go Wrong
3rd Annual Conference - The Japanese Approach
Political Risk in the Major Project - What does it Mean?
The Broad Problems Facing Owners on Giant Megaprojects - Past and Future
Overcoming Delays in Major Projects
1984
Port of Jebal Ali
Management - Monitoring or Interference?
2nd Annual Conference - The Application of Scenario Planning to Major Projects
The Division of Risk Between The Equity Shareholders and the Consortium
Joint European Torus the Special Problems of Advanced Technology Projects
The Balance of Experience and Uncertainty in Major Projects
1983
The Thames Barrier
Negotiation of Construction Projects
Criteria of viability in current major projects
Catastrophe Risks
The Concorde Project
1982
Relationships and Motivation in International Projects
Causes of Effects of Delay in Major Projects
Oil and Gas Financing
The British Advanced Gas-Cooled Reactor Programme
Unresolved Problems of Project Organisation
Unresolved Problems of Risk
Risks in International Project Finance
1981
The Channel Tunnel The Lessons of 1970 To 1975