Events & Conferences

Corporate Wisdom – Sir John Parker

by Mel Starrs on October 13, 2006

in Events & Conferences

I was fortunate enough to be invited to attend Leeds University Business School’s third Corporate Wisdom event last night.  The speaker was Sir John Parker, chairman of National Grid. A fellow countryman, he started his career at Harland and Wolff in Belfast and has sat on many boards over the past 25 years or so. […]


Last week I attended an event organised by Construction News Conferences at 27 Sussex Place: ‘Sustainable Construction in Practice‘. Below are some notes and thoughts from the day, roughly in the order of the presentations. Some of the presentations were not available in paper on the day and when these are released on pdf I […]