Wednesday 2nd to Friday 4th November 2016

DRIVING TOMORROW

WEDNESDAY 2nd November
7.00pm
Pre-Conference Cocktail Function
Sponsored by Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited
**Strictly Fleet Manager Delegate attendance only (No Sponsors/Manufacturer Delegate Permitted)

THURSDAY 3rd November
Sponsored by Kia Motors

8.00am

Registrations Open

8.45am
Welcoming Address: Welcome to conference
John Boland, Conference Chair (Sponsored by SG fleet)

8.50am
Opening Address
Hon. Robin Scott, Victoria Government Minister for Finance

9.05am
Day 1 Sponsor's Address
Kia Motors

9.15am
POLICY: An update on the future of the Australia Car Industry
Richard Dudley, CEO, Motor Trades Association of Australia

10.00am
Morning Tea

10.30am
FLEET MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES: Commonwealth & State Government Fleets

Steve Pascoe, Senior Manager, VICFleet
Pauline Bilsborough, Senior Contract Manager SA Fleet
Shane White, Australian Government Fleet, Department of Finance

12.00pm
Lunch

1.30pm
DRIVERLESS VEHICLES: When they are coming and the challenges they bring?

Matthew Leyson, Team Leader, Australian Driverless Vehcile Initiative
 

2.00pm
DISRUPTIVE MOBILITY: New Technologies Influencing Short-Term Mobility Requirements
Matthew Denman, General Manager, Uber Melbourne

2.30pm
DRIVERLESS VEHICLES: How Tesla is Driving Tomorrow
Heath Walker, Senior Marketing and Communications Manager, Tesla

3.00pm
CAR SAFETY ASSESSMENT: Aligning ANCAP & Euro NCAP

James Goodwin, CEO, ANCAP
 

3.30pm
Afternoon Tea

4.00pm
FEATURE PRESENTATION: The Melbourne F1 Grand Prix
Andrew Westacott, GM Operations, Australian Grand Prix Corporation

4.30pm
YELLOW PLAT: Current & Future Technology Driving Yellow Fleet

5.00pm
TRUCKS: Current & Future Technology Driving Trucks

5.30pm
Close of Day 1

6.30pm
Conference Dinner, Sofitel on Collins

 

Programme

FRIDAY 4TH NOVEMBER
Sponsored by Mitsubishi

8.00am
Registrations Open

8.45am
Chair Welcome Day 2
John Boland, Conference Chair (Sponsored by SG Fleet)

9.00am
CAREER PLANNING: Meeting The Challenge
Rob Brenan, Australian Institute of Management

9.30am
FLEET MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES: Local Government Fleets
Peter Paproth, Coordinator Fleet Management, Wyndham City
Andrew Douglas, Coordinator Fleet & Depot Support, Baw Baw Shire Council

10.30am
Morning Tea

 

11.00am
FUEL CONTRACTS: Achieving Value in Volatile Times
John Cowell, Director, FuelTRAC

11.30am
DISPOSAL: Re-marketing Update
Brendon Green, General Manager Motor Vehicles, Pickles Auctions

12.00pm
Drivng Tomorrow - Panel Discussion
Conference Chair Moderated Discussion with Inivited Guests

12.45pm
Review Session & Wrap Up
John Boland, Conference Chair (Sponsored by SG Fleet) 

1.00pm
Lunch

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