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12th June 2019 at 12:30 pm

Assurance of major projects - what is Assurance and why do we need it?

Half Day Seminar

Institution of Civil Engineers, London, One Great George Street, London, SW1P 3AA


Assurance of major projects - what is Assurance and why do we need it?
12th June 2019
Institution of Civil Engineers, London, One Great George Street, London, SW1P 3AA

12:30Registration and lunch
13:00Chair's introductionAlison Baptiste CBE
Operations Director
Infrastructure and Projects Authority
13:10What does 'good assurance' look like?Lee-Anne Murray
Director
National Audit Office
13:30How do you set up an assurance regime?Lisa Kelvey
Director
KPMG LLP
13:50Discussion
14:20Coffee
14:40How do needs for assurance change throughout the life of a project?Katie Hickman
Consultant
The Nichols Group
15:00How do you balance the needs for assurance?Huw James
Programme Management Director
Network Rail Ltd
15:20Discussion
15:50Panel session: With all of this Assurance, why do projects still go so badly wrong?Alison Baptiste CBE
Operations Director
Infrastructure and Projects Authority
  Jane Jenkins
Partner
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  Mary Hardy
Independent Director
  Mark Reilly
Head of Risk & Audit
MTR Crossrail
  Ben Brownlee
Programme Assurance Director
BBC
16:50Chair's closing commentsAlison Baptiste CBE
Operations Director
Infrastructure and Projects Authority
17:00Close