Convened by:

20-22 March 2018

Telford International Centre, UK

Chairman & Advisory Committee

The 2018 Advisory committee is chaired by Clare Dinnis, Deputy Director Strategy Delivery, Environment Agency and comprises industry leaders and representatives from key stakeholder groups.

Clare Dinnis

Deputy Director Strategy Delivery

Environment Agency

Josie Bateman

Flood Manager

Northamptonshire Council & Vice Chair ADEPT

Grant Batty

Head of Regulatory Performance & Assurance

Severn Trent Water

Mark Bowers

Area Flood Risk Manager

Environment Agency

Rachel Burden

Area Flood Risk Manager

(Wessex) Environment Agency

Paul Cobbing

Chief Executive

National Flood Forum

Matt Crossman

National Infrastructure Commission

Tony Deakin

FCRM Manager Reservoir Safety

Environment Agency

Brian Francis

Commercial Manager WEM

Environment Agency

Jim Hutchison

Business Development Director

Coastal & Flood, Balfour Beatty

Ian Lisk

Head of Environmental Hazards

Met Office

Andy Moores

Research Programme Manager

Environment Agency

Will McBain

Associate Director


Gemma Sweet

FCRM Communications Manager

Environment Agency

Innes Thomson

Chief Executive

Association of Drainage Authorities

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