Seminars

FLOODEX 2017 – SEMINAR PLAN – STREAM 1

Day 1 – Wednesday, 17th May

10.00 – 10.30 – David Sisson and Greg Smith

PACM De-maining – Moving towards a Partnership Approach to Catchment Management.

11.15 – 11.45 – Chris Bagley from the Knowledge Transfer Network of Innovate UK

Connecting and Funding for Innovation.

13.00 – 13.30 – Industry – Richard Neall, Chief Executive, One Group Construction

“ Trust me, I’m a Contractor “

14.15 – 14.45 – Insurance Industry – Gary McInally, Chief Actuary, Flood Re

15.00 – 15.30 Baroness McIntosh of Pickering, Vice President ADA

An insight into the workings of the House of Lords

Day 2 – Thursday, 18th May

10.00 – 10.30 – WRE Speaker – Steve Moncaster

10.45 – 11.15 – Bob Bray, Founder, Bob Bray Associates

Latest developments with permeable paving on developments.

11.30 – 12.00 – David Gardner, Chief Executive, Royal Agricultural Society of England

Soil management to improve infiltration and reduce flooding.

12.30 – 13.00 EA Speaker – Arlin Rickard, Chief Executive, The Rivers Trust

Natural Flood Management

14.15 – 15.00 – Prof. Dieter Helm

Professor Dieter Helm is an economist specialising in utilities, infrastructure, regulation and the environment.

Video discussion + Q&A

FLOODEX 2017 – SEMINAR PLAN – STREAM 2

Day 1 – Wednesday, 17th May

10.30 – 11.00 – Alastair Moseley, Managing Director, H2O WEM Ltd

Property Flood Resilience – a new Code of Practice.

11.15 – 11.45 – Ross Murray, President, Country, Land & Business Association (CLA)

The role of the landowner in water management.

12.00 – 12.30 – ADA Showcase project – Committee Chair, Trevor Purllant

Highlighting the work of ADA’s Committees – the Technical & Environment Committee.

13.45 – 14.15 – Mary Dhonau, Mary Dhonau Associates

Supporting local communities with flood resilience. What is it like to flood? How to factor in residual risk at property level.

Day 2 – Thursday, 18th May

10.00 – 10.30 – Sean Price, RDS Global

Cyber security.

10.45 – 11.15 – ADA Showcase Project – Committee Chair, Ian Thornton

Highlighting the work of ADA’s Committees – the Policy & Finance Committee.

11.45 – 1215 – Minette Batters, Deputy President NFU

Brexit: A new era to find water management solutions.