31 July - 01 August, 2018 | Rydges Sydney Central, Sydney, NSW

James Sutherland Assistant Director Transaction & Procurement


Assistant Director Transaction & Procurement
Melbourne Metro Rail Authority


10:10 AM PANEL DISCUSSION: Exploring Strategies to Prevent Metro Rail Projects from exceeding time and budget restraints through effective stakeholder engagement.

$40 billion is being invested into underground metro rail projects around Australia. However we still see escalations of time and cost for these projects. An effective strategy to ensure the timely delivery of the project is to maintain a high standard of stakeholder communication. In this panel discussion, you will hear leading experts discuss:

  • Analysing key reasons these projects go over time and budget
  • Strategies to ensure project deadlines are met
  • The best approaches to collaborating with stakeholders to achieve long term business objectives and passenger growth


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining James.

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