Program

 

MONDAY 18 NOVEMBER 2019
10.00am TECHNICAL TOURS (Meet at the Adelaide Hills Convention Centre)
1.00pm LIGHT LUNCH
1.45pm OPENING CEREMONY
> Ivan Copley - Welcome to Country
1.50pm OPENING ADDRESS
David O’Loughlin, President, Australian Local Government Association
2.10pm Heavy Vehicle National Regulatory Review
Paul Davies, Executive Leader, Productivity, National Transport Commission
2.40pm GOVERNMENT ADDRESS
The Hon Mark Coulton, Minister for Regional Services, Decentralisation and Local Government
3.00pm AFTERNOON TEA
3.30pm

The State of Australia’s Infrastructure
Romily Madew AO, CEO Infrastructure Australia

4.00pm

UK Perspective on Funding Local Roads
Matthew Lugg OBE, Head of Profession, Local Government, WSP, UK

4.30pm

ARRB and its Work with Local Government
Michael Caltabiano, CEO, Australian Road Research Board (ARRB)

5.00pm

WELCOME RECEPTION & EXHIBITION OPENING
Adelaide Hills Convention Centre
> Mayor Ann Ferguson OAM - Welcome to Mount Barker

 
TUESDAY 19 NOVEMBER 2019
8.00am LIGHT BREAKFAST
9.00am

The Future of Transport – How Local Government Can Benefit
> Peter Damen, CEO, Level 5 Design
> Lord Mayor Sandy Verschoor, City of Adelaide
> Joe Di Santo, Sales and Marketing Director, SEA Electric
> Greg Giraud, Managing Director - Australia and New Zealand, EasyMile

10.30am

What Funding are We Asking for and Why
Matthew Lugg OBE, Head of Profession, Local Government, WSP, UK

11.00am MORNING TEA
11.30am

Drones – A New Take on First Mile, Last Mile and Asset Management
> Benedict Lyons, Director - Drones Policy, Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
> Maria Catanzariti, Wing Communications Lead, Wing Australia
> John Hilderbrand, Managing Director, Counter Drones Solutions
> Andrew Chapman, Co-Director and Drone Operator, AUAV

1.00pm LUNCH
2.00pm

The Latest from Austroads
Richard Delplace, Network Program Manager, Austroads

2.45pm Turning the Technology Big Wheels
Lou Boyle, National Manager, Local Government, Teletrac Navman
3.00pm AFTERNOON TEA
3.30pm

Circular Economy
> Jim Appleby, General Manager - Reconomy, Downer
> Liam O'Keefe, Senior Strategy Manager, Tyre Stewardship Australia
> Russell King, Principal Engineer, City of Mitcham

4.30pm DAY TWO CONCLUDES
6.30pm CONGRESS DINNER
Adelaide Town Hall
 
WEDNESDAY 20 NOVEMBER 2019
7.30am LIGHT BREAKFAST
8.30am Road Safety Research and Best Practice
Jeremy Woolley, Associate Professor, UniSA
9.15am A National View on Road Safety
Gabby O'Neill, Office of Road Safety
9.45am

Network Analysis - Helping Local Government
David Bobberman, Safety Program Manager, Austroads

10.15am Showcasing Local Government Raising Awareness on Road Safety
Peter Frazer, President, SARAH Group
10.30am OPPOSITION ADDRESS
The Hon Catherine King MP, Shadow Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development
10.50am CLOSING ADDRESS
David O’Loughlin, President, Australian Local Government Association
11.00am MORNING TEA