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20th - 21st September 2017 at 5:30 pm

Future proofing major projects - navigating an uncertain major project world

Annual Conference

Moor Hall Conference Centre, Cookham, Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead SL6 9QH


Future proofing major projects - navigating an uncertain major project world
20th September 2017
Moor Hall Conference Centre, Cookham, Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead SL6 9QH

20th September 2017

17:30Registration
18:30Drinks reception
19:00Chairman's welcomeSir Tim Laurence KCVO, CB
Chairman
Major Projects Association
19:15Surviving the CenturyLord Martin Rees OM Kt HonFREng FRS
Astronomer Royal
20:15Dinner

21st September 2017

08:30WelcomeSir Tim Laurence KCVO, CB
Chairman
Major Projects Association
08:45Delivering major projects in an uncertain futureKeith Howells
Group Chairman
Mott MacDonald
09:15Strategic foresight workshop: Navigating a major projects uncertain worldCatarina Tully
Director
School of International Futures
  Jerry O'Brien
Consultant
School of International futures
12:30First part of afternoon chairSimon Webb
Executive Director
The Nichols Group
 Shaping future capabilityMajor General 'Mitch' Mitchell MBE, QCVS
Director, Development Concepts and Doctrine Centre
Ministry of Defence
12:45Discussion
13:00Lunch
14:00Second part of afternoon chairKeith Waller
Programme Director
Infrastructure and Projects Authority
14:02Political risk, how to navigate the turbulenceDr Tom Wales
Group Political Adviser
BP Exploration Operating Company Ltd
14:45View from the flight deckKatherine Bennett OBE
Senior Vice President
Airbus
15:00Discussion
15:30What will we now do differently to navigate an uncertain major project world?Prof Denise Bower
Executive Director
Major Projects Association
  Mark Enzer
Chief Technical Officer
Mott MacDonald
16:15Chairman's closing remarksSir Tim Laurence KCVO, CB
Chairman
Major Projects Association
16:30Close