Managing Risks to Deliver Projects
28th January 2020
09:00-09:30 REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS
09:45-09:50 Welcome Address, Prof Rogan, University of Salford
09.50-10:00 Introduction, Keith Ashcroft, Environment Agency
|10:00-10:20||Examples of projects that encountered complications/difficulties||Seb Bentley AquaUoS|
|10:20-10:50||Delivering projects in West Cumbria||Luke Bryant West Cumbria Rivers Trust|
|10:50-11:10||Monitoring risks||Neil Entwistle University of Salford/ AquaUoS|
|11:10-11:40||Risky Ribble||Jack Spees Ribble Rivers Trust|
|11:40-12:10||Questions to all and open discussion with the audience|
|12:50-13:10||Salmon to Sheffield||Martin Slater – Environment Agency Yorkshire|
|13:10-13:35||Controlled versus uncontrolled weir removal/collapse||Kevin Nash, Environment Agency GMMC|
|13:35-14:00||Barrier to Barriers||Dave Kennedy, Environment Agency Cumbria and Lancashire|
|14:15-15:00||Break out into groups of approximately 10-15 people per group discussing these topics|
- What are the biggest challenges faced when delivering river restoration works?
- What are the risks of delivering this type of work?
- What can be done to make things easier in order to deliver our works more efficiently and effectively in the future?
|15:00-15:30||Summary and discussion regarding the points raised in the breakout sessions|
Attendance at the conference is free.
Lunch & refreshments will be provided.
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