This year’s APM Conference, Future Proof, will aim to inspire the profession of today for the challenges of tomorrow and will feature a number of exceptional and influential speakers. To find out more visit the conference homepage.

See speaker presentations from the APM Conference 2017, including keynotes from Sir William Atkinson – Britain’s most successful head teacher, plus many more. Visit the archive.

Conference programme

The award-winning APM Project Management Conference is sponsored by 20|20 Business Insight.

09:00 Registration 
09:30 Chair's opening remarks 
09:40 President address – David Waboso 
09:55 Keynote 1 – Sir William Atkinson 

Setting the scene: Simon Taylor, Moderator
Panellist: Stream chairs -  Jo Lucas, Susie Boyce, Tim Banfield

11:05 Break

New Generation
(Sponsored by Jacobs)

Stream chair: Jo Lucas

Cinema One (level -2)

New Projects
(Sponsored by Ramboll)

Stream chair: Susie Boyce

Fountain Room (Level 0)
New Practice
(Sponsored by Planview)

Stream chair: Tim Banfield

Barbican Hall (Level -1)


Prof Jennifer Whyte 
Professor of systems integration
Imperial College London

Neil Fowler
Principal manager
Adam Smith International

Rob Leslie-Carter

12:05 Q&A   Q&A   Q&A  

Colin Gaynor 
Global project manager-IMED oncology

 Jennifer Hearne
Head of projects
Hyperdrive Innovation Ltd

Deborah Feakins
Marlowe Consulting

12:50 Q&A Q&A  Q&A 
13:00 Lunch

Maarten Kleinhout
Managing director
Commercial Systems International

Sam ElJouzi
Director rail
 CH2M Hill

Christian Bason
Chief executive of the Danish Design Centre

14:30 Q&A  Q&A Q&A 

Interactive session
Submit your entry by the end of February

James Hampson

Executive director of operations
Jacobs B&I 

Ledia Andrawes
Programs director at
Research Associate, LSE
15:15 Q&A  Q&A  Q&A 
15:25 Break

Discovery session: Simon Taylor, Moderator
Panellist: Stream chairs -  Jo Lucas, Susie Boyce, Tim Banfield

16:20 Rt Hon Michael Portillo
17:00 Chair's closing remarks
17:10 Drinks reception
(Sponsored by 20|20 Business Insight)
18:10 Close

Programme is subject to change

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