Omega Seminar Series 2018

Additional Details on Events Planned for 2018-19


16th January 2019  

London’s Cross Rail 1: Progress & Prospects

Geoff Hobbs, Director of Public Service Transport Planning, Transport for London (TfL), London

30st January 2019

International Challenges & Lessons in Governance for Megaproject Planning, Appraisal & Delivery

Måns Lönnroth, Former State Secretary for Environment & Sometime Board Member of Volvo Research & Education Foundations (VREF), Gothenburg, Sweden

20th February 2019           

The Thames Tideway Tunnel & Developments in Public Private Partnership (PPP) Arrangements

Mike Pugsley , Finance and Commercial Director, Agilia Infrastructure Partners, London

27th February 2019

Nature, Scope & Scale of Global Infrastructure Knowledge Gap: A World Economic Forum Perspective

Vangelis, Papakonstantinou, Lead, System Initiative Shaping the Future of Long-term Investing, Infrastructure & Development, World Economic Forum (WEF), Geneva

13th March 2019

HM Treasury’s New Green Book on Central Government Guidance for Appraisal and Evaluation: Implications for UK’s New Mega Infrastructure Projects

Joseph Lowe, Editor of Green Book, Head of Economics Branch, Public Spending Group, HM Treasury, UK

20th March 2019 

The Belt and Road Initiative in Eastern Europe: A Focus on Serbian Infrastructure Projects

Pedja Sovilj, Director, Infrastructure Delivery Unit, Office of Prime Minister, Government of Republic of Serbia

Time:       Typically Wednesdays, 5.30pm – 7.00pm, unless otherwise specified
Venue:      Typically Room LG01, Central House, 14 Upper Woburn Place, London WC1H 0NN, unless otherwise specified
Directions at:

All are welcome and participation is free.  People wishing to attend are required to reserve a place through Eventbrite.