THE ART OF BEING A CONSULTANT

THE ART OF BEING A CONSULTANT WEDNESDAY 12 FEBRUARY 2020 THE LITTLE SHIP CLUB, LONDON
Organised by the Young Members Group 
 
THE ART OF BEING A CONSULTANT
Wednesday 12 February 2020
The Little Ship Club, Bell Wharf Lane, Upper Thames Street. London EC4R 3TB

This meeting is aimed at young consultants, those new to the profession and students who are considering a career in acoustics. The subject matter will cover a wide range of day to day issues that any consultant will need to address. All speakers are practising consultants and their combined wealth of knowledge of the industry is extensive. 

Programme 

9.30     Registration and refreshments
 
9.50      Welcome – Meeting Chair, Ellen Harrison, Chair, Young Members Group 
 
10.10    What is acoustics consultancy? - David Watts, AIRO 
 
10.35    Negotiating Contracts  - Mark Murphy, Vanguardia Consulting 
 
11.00    Refreshments
 
11.30    Doing the Job  -  Russell Richardson, RBA Acoustics 
 
11.55    Working with Teams  - Mike Hewett, AECOM 
 
12.20    Lunch 
 
13.15    Writing the Report  - Stephen Turner, ST Acoustics 
 
13.40     Quality Issues  - Ed Clarke, Clarke Saunders Associates 
 
14.05     Refreshments
 
14.45      Rules of the Game – the ethics of consultancy - Stuart Dryden, Consultant 
 
15.10      Gaining Professional Recognition, CPD – why it matters  - Paul Shields, AECOM 
 
15.35       Discussion Session 
 
16.30       Everyone is invited to an informal gathering after the event.
 

 
TRAVEL

The Little Ship Club is located in the heart of London
by Tube
Overground: Just 5 minutes from Cannon Street Underground with trains every 2 minutes to and from Victoria and London Bridge. From Cannon Street Station walk towards the River Thames and Southwalk Bridge, there are steps beside the bridge down to Bell Wharf Lane.
By Road: Accessible by road close to the A3 and M25 with limited onsite parking spaces
 
EXTRA INFORMATION
 
IOA YOUNG MEMBERS
This rate applies to any member who is 35 or under, or in the first 5 years of their careers.

CATERING – DIETARY REQUIREMENTS

The registration form allows you to choose Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free diets, if you have any other requirements please email linda.canty@ioa.org.uk

HEARING ASSISTANCE : please email linda.canty@ioa.org.uk for information

WHEELCHAIR ACCESS: please email linda.canty@ioa.org.uk for information

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SPEAKERS: please not that some presentations may be recorded and placed on the IOA YouTube account.

Copyright. Papers that have been published in the IOA proceedings may be used by the authors for secondary purposes and published elsewhere. The source of the article has to be acknowledged and a link - if available, to the DOI of the article.

DISCLAIMER: Any views or opinions expressed on any matters by the presenters or participants during or in connection with this presentation are solely the views of the authors of the respective comments and/or opinions and must not be taken to be the views of IOA or any other organisation. IOA makes no representations, warranties or assurances concerning any information provided in these presentations and accepts no responsibility for the content and/or accuracy.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellations are payable in full. In most cases it will be possible to transfer your registration to another person.
 
EARLY BIRD FEES: available until Monday 16 December 2019
 
12 February 2020
The Little Ship Club
Bell Wharf Lane
Upper Thames Street
London, EC4R 3TB
Event EARLY BIRD Fee(s)
Students £ 40.00
IOA Young Members £ 40.00
IOA Members £ 150.00
Non-Members £ 252.00
Retired Members £ 40.00
IOA Sponsors £ 120.00
Catering
Vegetarian
Vegan
Gluten Free
Other (please email details)

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Event EARLY BIRD Fee(s)
Students £ 40.00
IOA Young Members £ 40.00
IOA Members £ 150.00
Non-Members £ 252.00
Retired Members £ 40.00
IOA Sponsors £ 120.00
Catering
Vegetarian
Vegan
Gluten Free
Other (please email details)