7th Annual (2019)

Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects Forum

Tuesday 05 February - Wednesday 06 February 2019

Speakers

Kathryn Dunne
Planning Inspectorate
Infrastructure Planning Lead
Kathryn Dunne
Infrastructure Planning Lead
Planning Inspectorate
Biography to follow shortly.
Jon Barnard
Suffolk County Council
Project Manager, Lake Lothing 3rd Crossing
Jon Barnard
Project Manager, Lake Lothing 3rd Crossing
Suffolk County Council
Jon is the Project Manager for the Suffolk County Councils Lowestoft Lake Lothing Third Crossing, a £94m lifting bascule bridge through the NSIP process.
Neil Chester
Transport for London
Consents and Environment Manager
Neil Chester
Consents and Environment Manager
Transport for London
Neil is the Consents and Environment Manager (Major Consents) at Transport for London, heading the team responsible for delivering the powers...
Clare Hennessey
WSP
Technical Director (Energy Sector Lead, Environment)
Clare Hennessey
Technical Director (Energy Sector Lead, Environment)
WSP
Clare has twenty four years of experience in planning, environmental and design solutions for major infrastructure and regeneration projects.
Ian Cunliffe
Gateley Hamer
Director - Head of Infrastructure Development
Ian Cunliffe
Director - Head of Infrastructure Development
Gateley Hamer
Ian Cunliffe is a Director and Head of Infrastructure Development at Gateley Hamer.
Alex Blake
Savills
Associate Director
Alex Blake
Associate Director
Savills
Alex is an Associate Director at Savills and specialises in the consenting and delivery of large scale infrastructure projects.
Alister Kratt
LDA Design
Board Director
Alister Kratt
Board Director
LDA Design
Alister is a Board Director of LDA Design responsible for infrastructure and major projects and has a substantial track record in the delivery of and support to large scale projects including NSIPs.
Deborah Hall
Natural England
Principal Adviser - Major Infrastructure Development
Deborah Hall
Principal Adviser - Major Infrastructure Development
Natural England
Deborah Hall is the Principal Adviser for Major Infrastructure Development in Natural England’s Government Advice Team.
Liz Dunn
Burges Salmon
Partner
Liz Dunn
Partner
Burges Salmon
Liz Dunn is a Partner at Burges Salmon LLP specialising in the consenting of energy and infrastructure projects.
Tom Henderson
BDB Pitmans
Partner
Tom Henderson
Partner
BDB Pitmans
Tom Henderson is partner at law firm BDB Pitmans.
Lucy Wood
Barton Willmore
Environmental Planning Director
Lucy Wood
Environmental Planning Director
Barton Willmore
Biography to follow shortly.
Gideon Amos OBE
GL Hearn; Amos Ellis Consulting
National Planning Advisor; Consultant
Gideon Amos OBE
National Planning Advisor; Consultant
GL Hearn; Amos Ellis Consulting
Gideon is National Planning Advisor at Capita GL Hearn and works with private and public sector clients on Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects.
David Pilswoth
Jacobs
Associate Director
David Pilswoth
Associate Director
Jacobs
David has 30 years of experience leading the development and solutions for major infrastructure projects.
Natalie Duley-Moore
Arcadis
Senior Environmental Consultant
Natalie Duley-Moore
Senior Environmental Consultant
Arcadis
Natalie is a Senior Environmental Consultant working for Arcadis, the leading global natural and built asset design & consultancy.
Celina Colquhoun
No5 Chambers
Barrister
Celina Colquhoun
Barrister
No5 Chambers
Celina Colquhoun specialises in all aspects of Planning, Environmental and Compulsory Purchase Law; Highways, Local Government & Public and Administrative Law...
Alex Herbert
Horizon Nuclear Power
Major Permissions Strategy Advisor
Alex Herbert
Major Permissions Strategy Advisor
Horizon Nuclear Power
Alex Herbert is Director of Giant Planning Ltd, advising Horizon Nuclear Power on the Wylfa Newydd DCO since June 2017...
Emily Marshall
Counter Context
Associate Director
Emily Marshall
Associate Director
Counter Context
Emily heads the energy and infrastructure division at Counter Context, managing stakeholder consultation and engagement for major renewable energy projects,
Leigh Bramall
Counter Context
Director
Leigh Bramall
Director
Counter Context
Leigh is a Director at Counter Context focussing on public affairs. He joined the company in April 2017.
Alyn Jones
Somerset County Council
Director of Economic and Community Infrastructure Operations
Alyn Jones
Director of Economic and Community Infrastructure Operations
Somerset County Council
Alyn directs, manages and coordinates engagement and statutory responses associated with major infrastructure and development projects which may have an impact in Somerset.
Victoria Pointer
Marine Management Organisation
Head of Marine Licensing Operations
Victoria Pointer
Head of Marine Licensing Operations
Marine Management Organisation
Victoria Pointer joined the Marine Management Organisation as Head of Marine Licensing Operations in May 2018 from the Department for Transport (DfT).
Jenny Preece
Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government
Deputy Director, Planning – Infrastructure
Jenny Preece
Deputy Director, Planning – Infrastructure
Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government
Jenny Preece is Deputy Director for Infrastructure Planning and the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.
Anna Pickering
Highways England
Regional Investment Programme (RIP), Development Consent Orders / Statutory Processes
Anna Pickering
Regional Investment Programme (RIP), Development Consent Orders / Statutory Processes
Highways England
Anna has worked for Highways England (previously Highways Agency) for nearly 15 years in their Major Projects Directorate.
Steven Edwards
SP Energy Networks
Project Manager
Steven Edwards
Project Manager
SP Energy Networks
Steven Edwards, a chartered town planner, managed major urban extensions and regeneration projects at the Homes and Communities Agency...
Matt Crossman
National Infrastructure Commission
Head of Resilience
Matt Crossman
Head of Resilience
National Infrastructure Commission
Matt Crossman is a team leader at the National Infrastructure Commission...
Catherine Anderson
AECOM
UK&I Technical Director for Low Carbon and Nuclear
Catherine Anderson
UK&I Technical Director for Low Carbon and Nuclear
AECOM
Catherine is an EIA Technical Specialist within AECOM with over 15 years experience in consenting in planning regimes in Wales, England and Scotland.
Sarah Clark
BDB Pitmans
Partner
Sarah Clark
Partner
BDB Pitmans
Sarah is a Partner within the Infrastructure Planning team at law firm BDB Pitmans.
Nerissa Webb
Balfour Beatty
Environment and Sustainability Manager
Nerissa Webb
Environment and Sustainability Manager
Balfour Beatty
Nerissa is an Environment and Sustainability Manager at Balfour Beatty.
Janice Morphet
UCL
Visiting Professor, Bartlett School of Planning
Janice Morphet
Visiting Professor, Bartlett School of Planning
UCL
Janice Morphet is a Visiting Professor in the Bartlett School of Planning at University College London and is a CABE Built Environment Expert.

Advisory board

Anna Pickering
Highways England
Regional Investment Programme (RIP), Development Consent Orders / Statutory Processes
Anna Pickering
Regional Investment Programme (RIP), Development Consent Orders / Statutory Processes
Highways England
Anna has worked for Highways England (previously Highways Agency) for nearly 15 years in their Major Projects Directorate.
Michael Wilks
Suffolk County Council
Consenting Manager, Ipswich and Lowestoft Crossings
Michael Wilks
Consenting Manager, Ipswich and Lowestoft Crossings
Suffolk County Council
Biography to follow shortly.
Andrew Guyton
Ørsted
Project Manager
Andrew Guyton
Project Manager
Ørsted
Biography to follow shortly.
Alyn Jones
Somerset County Council
Director of Economic and Community Infrastructure Operations
Alyn Jones
Director of Economic and Community Infrastructure Operations
Somerset County Council
Alyn directs, manages and coordinates engagement and statutory responses associated with major infrastructure and development projects which may have an impact in Somerset.
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