Agenda

September 18, 2017

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.                

Registration

8:30 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.

Chair: Daniel Best, Director, Projects Department, Caribbean Development Bank 

Welcome Remarks
Monica La Bennett, Vice-President (Operations), Caribbean Development Bank

Keynote Address
Dr. William Warren Smith, President, Caribbean Development Bank

SESSION ONE

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Implementation: Delivering Results to Transform Caribbean Society
Dr. Justin Ram, Director, Economics Department, Caribbean Development Bank

9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.              

Driving Transformation: Eight (8) Steps BFR Methodology and Six (6) Secrets of Transformational Leadership
Dato Idris Jala, Chief Executive Officer, PEMANDU, Malaysia

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.           

Coffee Break

11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.   

Results and Delivery in Canada: Building the Culture and the Systems
Matthew Mendelsohn, Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet (Results and Delivery), Canada                                         

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

How to Run a Government- Delivering Results (pre-recorded)
Sir Michael Barber, Chief Executive Officer, Delivery Associates, United Kingdom

Delivery In Name Only: Avoiding the Most Common Pitfalls
Nick Rodriguez, Director, Delivery Associates, United Kingdom  

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

SESSION TWO

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The Importance of a Mission Statement: Green Aruba 2020
Dr. Lic. Nathalie A. De Vos, Advisor to the Prime Minister, Aruba

2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.   

Panel Discussion: 5 in 4: Transforming Jamaican Society

Chair: Hon. Sharlene Cartwright Robinson, Premier, Turks and Caicos Islands

Panellists:
Richard Byles, Chairman, Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited, Jamaica 
Helen Davis White, President, Jamaica Confederation of Trade Unions
Devon L. Rowe, Executive Director, The Caribbean Center for Development Administration (CARICAD)

3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.                

Panel Discussion: Ownership: The Spice of Delivery in Grenada

Chair: Prof. Densil A. Williams, Pro. Vice-Chancellor Planning, Office of the Vice Chancellor, The University of the West Indies

Panellists:
Dr. the Hon. Keith Mitchell, Prime Minister of Grenada
Timothy Antoine, Governor, Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB)
Aine Brathwaite, Vice President, OECS Business Council

4:30 p.m. – 5:50 p.m.                

Panel Discussion: Driving Business Transformation through Leadership

Chair: Marla Dukharan, Chief Economist, BITT Inc

Business Transformation and Leadership
Shadel Nyack Compton, Owner and Managing Director, Belmont Estate

Innovation and Transformation – Leading by Example
Gabriel Abed, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, BITT Inc

Business Transformation and Leadership – The Regional Perspective
Dereck Foster, Co-founder and Executive Chairman, Automotive Art

5:50 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.   

Closing Remarks
Ian Durant, Deputy Director, Economics Department, Caribbean Development Bank

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Cocktail Reception

 

September 19, 2017

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.       

Strengthening Development Effectiveness in the Caribbean
Stacy Richards-Kennedy, Director of Development, Office of the Vice Chancellor, The University of the West Indies

9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.       

Leadership Lessons from the Caribbean Leadership Project and Implications for Sustainable Leadership Development in the Caribbean
Dr. Lois Parkes, Programme Manager, Caribbean Leadership Project

BFR METHODOLOGY© WORKSHOP

9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.   

Prioritisation: Ruthless Focus on High Impact Areas
Tengku Nurul Azian, Executive Vice President and Partner, PEMANDU Associates Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.   

Coffee Break

10:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.   

Breakout Session 1
Try-out: Prioritisation
Nishan MPR Veera Kumar, Executive Vice President & Partner, PEMANDU Associates Sdn Bhd, Malaysia
Ryan Ridu, Senior Manager, PEMANDU Associates Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.   

BFR© Methodology and Three-feet Implementation and Three-feet Implementation Program
Engku Fazuin binti Engku Azahan, Associate Vice President, PEMANDU Associates Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.                            

Lunch

1:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.                

Breakout Session 2
Try-out: Three-feet Implementation Program
Nishan MPR Veera Kumar, Executive Vice President & Partner, PEMANDU Associates Sdn Bhd, Malaysia
Ryan Ridu, Senior Manager, PEMANDU Associates Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.                

Program Monitoring Mechanism
Reiner Starink, Executive Vice President, PEMANDU Associates Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

Setting Up of Delivery Management Unit
Tengku Nurul Azian, Executive Vice President and Partner, PEMANDU Associates Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.                

Reflection Session
Dato Idris Jala, Chief Executive Officer, PEMANDU, Malaysia

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.                

Closing Remarks
Dr. Justin Ram, Director, Economics Department, Caribbean Development Bank