So how well did the operators do? The John Grill Centre for Project Leadership was established to build Australia's project management expertise. JGC chief executive Marc Vogts spoke to BlueNotes about effective project management, a critical skill for projects large and small, public and internal.
“There is a global deficit of infrastructure,” Vogt says. “The challenge to overcome that is, one, it needs significant stakeholder engagement and alignment because you are affecting communities, you are affecting the way people live.
“But one of the biggest problems for infrastructure to be able to be successfully implemented is to be able to fund it.”