Building Tomorrow's Australia

19-21 September 2018 | International Convention Centre Sydney Australia

Preliminary Conference Program

DAY ONE Wednesday 19 September
10:00am Exhibition Opens
10:00am – 5:00pm Industry Innovation Day – Presentations in Exhibition Hall
5:00pm – 7:00pm WELCOME RECEPTION – ICC Exhibition Hall

DAY TWO Thursday 20 September
8:30am – 10:00am Conference Session 1 – SETTING THE SCENE
  • Welcome to Country
  • Conference Welcome
  • Ministerial Speaker to Open Conference
  • Keynote Address: Senior Industry Representative
10:00am – 10:30am MORNING TEA
10:30am – 12:00noon Conference Session 2 – ECONOMY AND FUTURE
  • Macroeconomic Narrative
  • The Political Environment
  • Tomorrow’s World – What does the Future Hold?
12:00noon – 12:45pm LUNCH
12:45pm – 2:00pm Conference Session 3 – ENERGY & INNOVATION
  • Future of Energy Security
  • Autonomous Vehicle Innovation
2:00pm – 2:30pm AFTERNOON TEA
2:30pm – 4:00pm Conference Session 4 – CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS MARKET
  • Construction Market Trends
  • Snowy Hydro 2.0
  • Sydney: A tale of three cities
4:00pm – 5:00pm NETWORKING DRINKS
7:00pm CONFERENCE GALA DINNER – Luna Park
6:00pm – 7:00pm 2 x Ferry Services: Cockle Bay Wharf – Luna Park
From 9.30pm 2 x Ferry Services: Luna Park – Cockle Bay Wharf

DAY THREE Friday 21 September
9:00am – 10:00am Conference Session 5 – COMMUNITY & ENVIRONMENT
  • Building Trust: Social License
  • Operating in a Circular Economy
  • Quarry Rehab: The Eye of the Beholder
10:00am – 10:30am MORNING TEA
10:30am – 12:00noon Conference Session 6 – PEOPLE & DIVERSITY
  • Workplace Gender Equality
  • Effective Leadership
  • Becoming the Best Version of Yourself
12:30pm – 2:30pm BUSINESS LEADERS LUNCH FORUM – ICC Grand Ballroom
2:30pm Formal Conference Close