$75 – $95

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Vancouver Club

915 West Hastings Street

Vancouver, BC V6C 1C6

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Event description

Description

Project Management firms provide public and private sector clients with advice and planning for major capital projects. Their services include business case development, project governance, community engagement, project controls, and overseeing design, construction, facility maintenance and operations on behalf of the client, to ensure successful project delivery.

As the Owner’s representative on major projects, they have unique insight on project drivers, and exposure to many architectural, engineering, consulting and construction teams.

Join us for a panel discussion featuring some of the largest project management firms in Canada and BC. Learn from project management experts about what trends they are seeing in the industry, including:

  • More about their firm and project mix, including new upcoming projects;

  • Trends in delivery models and procurement methods; and

  • What they look for in proposals when they are building their consultant and construction teams.

Our panel of experts include:

  • Louis Guilbeault, Director, Project Delivery, BTY Project Management

  • Jensen Metchie, Project Manager, Colliers Project Leaders

  • Sam Collins, Director, Buildings - Project Management, WSP Project Management

Get the chance to ask questions about the proponent selection process in an open Q&A format, following their panel discussion.

Who should attend?

  • Firm principals responsible for growth

  • Business development leads

  • Marketing professionals

  • Proposal leads/coordinators

Louis Guilbeault

Director, Project Delivery, BTY Project Management
Louis Guilbeault is a renowned project management expert with over 22 years of experience in the Canadian construction industry. His track record of success in providing best value solutions for clients has made him a highly sought-after construction professional for some of the most complex and time-constrained project developments in health care, transportation, residential and commercial real estate. Known for his hands-on approach as a Senior Project Manager, Louis has successfully provided Owner’s Representative services on over $5 billion of project investments.

About BTY Project Management
BTY is an award-winning professional services firm that pushes the built environment forward through viable projects that provide the foundation for thriving and sustainable communities. Since 1978, the firm has provided clients with trusted support that combines local insight, technology and experience informed by best practices to facilitate project progress and risk management throughout the complete development cycle.

BTY’s offerings include Owner’s Project Management and Owner’s Representative services with complementing expertise to protect the client’s interests while overseeing an integrated approach to delivering the project. The services are adaptable to fit the full range of project sizes and procurement methods, including traditional Design-Bid-Build, Construction Management, Design-Build and Public-Private Partnerships.

Jensen Metchie
Project Manager, Colliers Project Leaders

Jensen leads the Project Management team for BC Hydro and Power Authority Building Developments, one of Colliers Project Leaders' largest accounts in the Province. He offers a unique perspective as a Project Leader, being a Mechanical Engineer and having spent 5 years as a Mechanical Designer at a leading engineering firm. He excels in stakeholder management, business case writing, and managing complex and high-risk projects. During a recent project, he facilitated the collaboration between BC Hydro corporate headquarters. He also contributed to the recent rejuvenation of the University of British Columbia's high-profile, Student Union Building. Besides Project Management, he has an article published in the Design Quarterly Magazine on "Building Information Modeling in Reducing Design and Construction Risk" and is a recent Regional Finalist in the 2018 Toast Masters speech competition.

About Colliers Project Leaders
Colliers Project Leaders was founded on a single powerful idea – a dedicated project leader working on behalf of the owner to provide certainty of success. Since 1989, they have been representing the owner’s interest, providing a single point of responsibility for project success. With 25 offices across Canada, our staff consists of a multidisciplinary team of over 600 project management and advisory professionals, many of whom are PMP (Project Management Professional) certified and LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) accredited. They have completed over 12,000 projects to date and build on Project Management Institute methodologies with our proprietary tools and techniques, to ensure success for our clients.

Sam Collins
Director, Buildings - Project Management, WSP Project Management

Sam leads the WSP Project Management team for planning and delivery of projects in BC and Yukon. Sam has 19 years of experience in: strategic planning, public engagement, program/project management, consulting, and construction delivery management.

Sam’s strong leadership and interpersonal skills combined with business acumen, public policy experience, design and construction expertise – make him ideally suited for projects with a collaborative and integrated multidisciplinary approach.

Specializing in public sector project development and management, he has complete project lifecycle experience, including complex alternative delivery model management and the management of multidisciplinary teams.

About WSP Project Management
WSP is one of the world's leading professional engineering services firms, employing over 8,000 staff across Canada. Their multi-disciplinary service offerings include a robust Project Management division within their buildings group specializing in healthcare, education, community, commercial and residential projects. They are responsible for managing the planning and delivery of projects for their clients as their representative, including, budget control, contract management, dispute resolution and oversight of facilities projects from design through to construction and commissioning.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Vancouver Club

915 West Hastings Street

Vancouver, BC V6C 1C6

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Save This Event

Event Saved