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Where did all the leaders go?

Event organised by ICE

25 June 2024
17:30 - 19:30 BST (GMT+1)
The Hive, Arup
3 Piccadilly Place
Manchester, M1 3BN
United Kingdom

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ICE Fellow Howard Lees will discuss his take on leadership within various civils workplace environments from 1969 to the present day. He will highlight the relationships he had with his elders, mentors and coaches over the years of his career, and include examples of his own experiences. He will discuss how to revive some of these crucial key roles and their critical part in developing the next generation of leaders.  

Howard is the UK’s leading practitioner of Behavioural Management Techniques (BMT). His track record and expertise on behavioural techniques is recognised globally. He is the author of thirteen books on the application of BMT to improve performance at work and life at home. Howard is an entertaining and experienced public speaker, delivering presentations at conferences and events around the world.


17:30 - 18:00

Reception and buffet

18:00 - 19:00


19:00 - 19:30



Howard Lees

Howard Lees

Hollin Ltd


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Howard Lees

Howard Lees spent four decades in civil engineering and project management, including as an executive for the Bechtel Corporation where he was responsible for major projects in Europe and had an impressive record for delivering and implementing major cultural changes.

He is a Chartered Civil Engineer and Fellow of the ICE. He founded Hollin Ltd in 2004, where he and his team deliver executive coaching, training courses and surveys to clients on four continents. Hollin host an annual Behavioural Leadership conference in Manchester, UK.

For more information please contact:

Lauren Moczulski


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