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Commercial Management conference 2021

All details for this event will be confirmed nearer the time.

Join us for this exciting half-day interactive conference, organised by the Chartered ICES Commercial Management Practices Committee.  All details are provisional.

1.30pm Welcome to the 2020 Conference by Chair, Rudi Klein, CEO, Specialist Engineering Contractors Group
1.45pm Key Note Speaker – Mark Thurston,  Chief Executive HS2
2.05pm Presentation No.1 – Technology on Rail – Geospatial, UAV, Drone – use of examples including videos and commercial benefits  etc. : Simon Barrow, Director of ABA Surveying
2.45pm Presentation No.2 – Aspects on Network Rail’s CP6 Landscape of Commercial Improvements – including RMM, Benchmarking, Terms & Conditions, Collaboration & industry leadership : Stephen Blakey, Projects Commercial Director, Network Rail
3.20pm Presentation No.3 Lessons from Rail Projects Panel Discussion –Peter Hansford, Panel Chair, John Riches, (Henry Cooper), Ian Heaphy (IN Construction Consulting) and Paul Pethica (Morsson Pyper)
4.00pm BREAK for tea and coffee
4.20pm Presentation No.4  : The Challenges of Delivering HS2 : Doug Oakervee
4.50pm  Presentation No.5 – NEC Update : Shy Jackson, Partner, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
5.20pm Presentation No.6  – Alliancing v Traditional Procurement – Panel debate interactive : Mark Wheeler, Group CEO, Driver Group, Panel Chair. Professor David Mosey, Kings College London, Andy Dixon, Group Contracts Director, Systra; James King, Commercial Director, Water Sector, Costain, Simon Creswell, Rail Commercial Director- Skanska
6.00pm Q&A
6.15pm  Close and Networking and refreshments

The event is hosted and sponsored by Pinsent Masons

Jointly organised with: Pinsent Masons

7th October


Starts: 1:00pm
Ends: 7:00pm

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For additional event information, please contact the following people:

Heather McGinty
0161 972 3100
CICES Region Event