Wednesday 18th to Friday 20th October 2017

Programme

WEDNESDAY 18TH OCTOBER 
6.00pm

Pre Conference Function

Sponsored by Toyota Moor Corporation Australia Limited
***Strictly Fleet Manager and Delegate attendance only (No Sponsors/Manufacturer Delegates permitted

 

THURSDAY 19TH OCTOBER 

Sponsored by Kia Motors

 

8.00am
Registrations Open 

 

8.45am 

Welcoming Address: Welcome to Conference and scene setting for the next two days

John Boland, Conference Chair
Sponsored by Hyundai 

 

8.50am 

Opening Address
Mr Roger Jaensch MP, Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business, Trade and Red Tape Reduction
Tasmanian Government

9.05am 

Day 1 Sponsors Address
Chris Forbes, National Fleet Manager

Kia Motors

 

9.15am 

Past, Present and Future Policy Influences and Responses
Richard Dudley, CEO, Motor Trades Association of Australia

 

10.00am 

FLEET MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES & POLICY RESPONSES : State Government Fleets

Oscar Liviero, A/General Manager, QFleet, Strategic Asset Management, Department of Housing & Public Works (QLD) 

 

10.30am

Morning Tea 

 

11.00am 
FLEET MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES & POLICY RESPONSES: State Government Fleets (continued) 
Kim Witkowski, Fleet Category Manager, NSW Procurement, Government and Corporate Services, Department of Finance, Services and Innovation (NSW)
Jason Fyfe, Manager, Contracts, Procurement and Property Branch, Department of Treasury and Finance (TAS)
Joseph Babbini, Director, NT Fleet, Department of Corporate and Information Services (NT)

 

12.30pm
Lunch

 

13.30pm

How up to date is your Driver Policy? Lessons from client observations. 

Frank Eggert, Fleet Management Consultant

 

14.00pm
Use of Telematics in Shaping Policy
Allan Ciftci, State Management - VIC/TAS, Teletrac Navman

 

14.30pm

Car Sharing as an Alternative Mobility Policy
Christopher Vanneste, Head of Locations and Partnership, GoGet

15.00pm
When will Electric Vehicles become Mainstream and Implication for Policy? 
Beyhad Jafari, Chair, Electric Vehicle Council 

15.30pm
Afternoon Tea

16.00pm
BMW's Electric Vehicle Plan for the Future

Martin Brautsch, Fleet Manager, BMW Australia

 

16.30pm
When will Fuel Cell Vehicles become Mainstream and Implications for Policy?
Bernie O'Connor, Senior Executive Advisor to the Board, Toyota Motor Corporation Australia

17.00pm
Close of Day 1 

18.30
Conference Dinner & Entertainment

Princes Wharf 1

FRIDAY 20TH OCTOBER 
8.00am 

Registrations Open 

8.45am

Chair Welcome Day 2 
John Boland, Conference Chair
Sponsored by Hyundai

8.50am
Day 2 Sponsors Address
Nicholas Angelis, National Fleet Manager, Holden


9.00am
DISPOSAL: Remarketing Update 

Brendon Green, General Manager Motor Vehicles, Pickles

9.30am

FLEET MANAGEMENT POLICY RESPONSES: Tasmanian Local Government
Greg Fannon, Manager Fleet & Support Services, Hobart City Council
John Boland & Simon Smith, Fleet Management Consultants, AEC Group

 

10.30am
Morning Tea

11.00am
What does an Autonomous Vehicle Policy Look Like?

Dickson Leow, Principal Technical Leader, Australian Driverless Vehicle Initiative

11.30am
Findings of the Inquiry into the Social Issues Relating to Land-Based Driverless Vehicles in Australia

Brian Mitchell MP, Member for Lyons, House of Representatives Standing Committee on Industry, Innovation Science and Resources

 

12.00pm
Managing the Cyberfleet - Panel Discussion
Conference Chair Moderated discussion with invited guests

12.45pm
Review Session & Wrap Up 
John Boland, Conference Chair
Sponsored by Hyundai 


13.00pm
Lunch 

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Pre Conference Dinner Sponsor

Conference Day 1 Sponsor

Conference Day 2 Sponsor

MC Sponsor

Trade Room Sponsors

Car Sponsors

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