ITER Project Management Conference
Friday, 04th September, 2015

"Fusing the Project World" is the title of a Project Management conference organized by "eVa in the UK" in collaboration with the ITER Organization.

This one-day conference offers first-hand opportunity to exchange ideas and experiences with world leading project managers. The list of speakers lined up includes CERN’s leading engineer Roberto Saban, Benita Cegarra (BJC Europe) and Harvey Maylor (Said Business School).
The fusion part of the conference will be covered by ITER Director-General Bernard Bigot and Steven Cowley, the CEO of the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority. For more information please click here.

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How to participate :
  • External (Non-IO staff) please register here
  • ITER Organization and ITER Domestic Agency staff please register through this website.
  • Deadline for registration is 23rd August 2015
  • If you wish to participate to the conference dinner at the Relais du Grand Logis in Mirabeau, please register here
  • Transportation to and from the ITER site from Aix-en-Provence will be provided to those who wish.
  • You must bring a government-issued ID to enter the site. Please note that a driver's license is not an acceptable form of identification and you will not be allowed to participate if you cannot provide another ID.










Please find below the detailed programme :

08:30 - 09:30 Doors Open / Networking

  • Bernard Bigot - Welcome and description of ITER (09:30)
  • Steven Cowley - The wonder of fusion (10:00)
  • Peter Morris - Addressing the challenge of climate change: The power of portfolio, program and project management (10:30)

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break / Networking

  • Steven Carver - Creating vision with stories (11:30)
  • Oleg Tumasov - Implementing in a non-project culture (12:00)
  • Benita Cegarra, BJC Europe - Dealing with difficult stakeholders (12:30)

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break / Networking

  • Bruno Kahne - Powerful Communications Deaf Tips (14:00)
  • Harvey Maylor - The logistics of Complex projects (14:30)
  • Harley Lovegrove - Managing change (15:00)

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break / Networking

  • Simon Addyman - Routines for Success : Organising for Innovation / Collaboration (16:00)
  • Roberto Saban - Here's one we did earlier. CERN Lessons learnt (16:30)
  • Tour of the ITER Construction Site (17:00)

18:30 Transportation to Relais du Grand Logis, Mirabeau

19:00 - 19:30 Drinks and Networking

19:30 - 22:00 Dinner

22:00 Carriage to Aix


Thanks for attending this event. Please find below the links to access all the presentations & recordings of the day:

Recording Morning Sessions
Recording Afternoon Sessions


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