Rolling calendar of our events
13th March 2014Debate: The relative value of different types of major project. Current approaches to major project evaluation fail to properly value the net benefits they bring to the UKChurch House, LONDON, SW1P 3NZ
How should their relative value be measured?
What should the MPA be doing to drive this agenda forward?
Chair: Sir Tim Laurence KCVO, CB
Geraldine Barker, Director – Transport, NAO (TBC)
Martin Buck, Commercial Director, Crossrail
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1st April 2014MPA Member Representatives evening meetingArmourers' Hall, London, EC2R 5BJ
An opportunity for Member Representative (or a nominated colleague) to join the MPA administration team and hear about the strategic developments of the Association. We would like to hear from all our member organisations.
Commencing at 17:30 and c........click here to read more >>>
1st May 2014Leveraging International Capability when delivering Major ProjectsInstitution of Civil Engineers, London, SW1P 3AA
Major Projects are increasingly playing a part in the Global Market, scope, complexity and resourcing are some of the key issues that form common ground none so much as on those projects that span more than one country or continent. Globalisation has........click here to read more >>>
15th May 2014The Stress of Leadership - how and when do we intervene?Church House, LONDON, SW1P 3NZ
The role of Project Director (or leader or manager) can be extremely demanding. Too often perhaps the person is appointed because he or she has demonstrated a capability to deliver under demanding time and/or cost constraints. Many senior persons are........click here to read more >>>
4th - 5th June 2014Rising Stars 2014Milton Hill House
Rising Stars is a two part seminar for professionals who have some experience of project initiation and/or delivery, and who are ready to progress (or have already progressed) to the more demanding level of managing major projects and programmes. Acc........click here to read more >>>
19th June 2014Nuclear new build – opportunities and challenges associated with UK capabilities and capacitiesChurch House, LONDON, SW1P 3NZ
Through the “Industrial Strategy – The UK’s Nuclear Future” issued by Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) in March 2013, ‘The UK Government and industry together have declared a clear vision for the UK nuclear industry. That is to have a ........click here to read more >>>
6th October 2014 - 10th October 2014Challenge of Major Projects 2014Milton Hill House
The Challenge of Major Projects is a weeklong residential course which is run once a year. It always attracts a varied and high powered group who benefit from the course material presented by a team of experts and also from their own intense interact........click here to read more >>>