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23rd - 24th September 2015 at 8:30 am

33rd Annual Conference: Major Projects - Opportunities for a New Government

Annual Conference

The Royal Berkshire Hotel, London Road, Ascot, Berkshire Sl5 0PP


33rd Annual Conference: Major Projects - Opportunities for a New Government
23rd September 2015
The Royal Berkshire Hotel, London Road, Ascot, Berkshire Sl5 0PP

23rd September 2015

19:15Keynote SpeakerSir Danny Alexander
Former Chief Secretary to the Treasury
20:15Dinner

24th September 2015

08:30WelcomeSir Tim Laurence KCVO, CB
Chairman
08:45Opening remarksSimon Webb
Executive Director
08:50HM Treasury PerspectiveJohn Kingman
Second Permanent Secretary
09:30Transforming to reduce costsIan Jones
Chief of Staff - Operations
Royal Mail Group
09:50Explaining Agile: how big businesses can move fastRaphael Scheps
Chief Executive Officer
Converge
10:10Discussion
10:30Coffee
11:00IntroductionSimon Webb
Executive Director
11:05Building Business Advantage Through DigitalMaggie Buggie
Global Head Digital Sales and Marketing
Cap Gemini
11:25Engaging with industry to deliver a different answerJames Barry
Renewable Parts Ltd
11:45Developing the Project Profession in the MoDDr David Marsh
Director of Project Delivery
12:05ProductivityMichael Macfarlane
Head of Programme for River Class Batch 2
12:25Discussion
13:00Lunch
14:05Syndicate session briefingProf Denise Bower
Executive Director
14:10Introducing the expert panelNeil Couling CBE
Director General
Universal Credit Programme
  Dr Michèle Dix CBE
Managing Director, Crossrail 2
  Dr Peter Hansford
Government Chief Construction Advisor
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
  Anna Stewart
Chief Executive
14:15Syndicate work
15:15Presentations from selected syndicates and Expert panel responsesProf Denise Bower
Executive Director
16:20Chairman's Closing commentsSir Tim Laurence KCVO, CB
Chairman
16:30Close