Policy implications for vehicle selection, fleet management, operating costs, disposals and the mobile workplace.


Wednesday 31 October

  • 6:30pm

    Pre Conference Event

    Sponsored by Toyota Motor Corporation Australia

Thursday 1 November

Sponsored by SG Fleet

  • 8.00am

    Registrations Open

  • 8.50am

    Chair Welcoming Comments

    Bruce Mitchell, Conference Chair

  • 9.00am

    Opening Address

    Charles Jobson, NSW Procurement Executive Director

  • 9.15am

    Day 1 Sponsors Address

    SG Fleet

  • 9.25am

    Policies & Issues for Vehicle Emissions and Safety

    David Colmer, Policy Manager, Australian Automobile Association

  • 10.10am

    Emissions & Safety Policy & Issues in State Government Fleets

    Glenn Gaisford, Associate Director, Fleet, Fleet SA, Commercial Operations, South Australian Government Financing Authority
    'Presentation (SA)'

  • 10.30am

    Morning Tea

  • 11.00am

    Emissions & Safety Policy & Issues in State Government Fleets (continued)

    Steve Page, Manager Industry Liaison, State Fleet, Government Procurement, WA Department of Finance
    Oscar Liviero, A/General Manager, QFleet, Strategic Asset Management, Queensland Department of Housing & Public Works
    'Presentation (WA)'
    'Presentation (NSW)'

  • 12.00pm

    Panel Discussion

    FMBIG Members facilitated by Conference Chair

  • 12.30pm


  • 13.30pm

    State of Play: Electric Vehicles in Australia

    Daniel Hilson, Founder & CEO, Evenergi & Electric Vehicle Council

  • 14.00pm

    Motor Vehicle Emissions in Sydney

    Dr Yvonne Scorgie - Policy Division, Office of Environment & Heritage

  • 14.30pm

    How Service Stations are Adapting to Changing Consumer Demands

    Brad Phillips, General Manager – Business to Business, Caltex Australia Petroleum Pty Ltd

  • 15.00pm

    Petrol Hybrid Trial Outcomes in Regional NSW

    Sid Rallapalli, Key Account Manager, Industry, Investment & Export Support, NSW Department of Industry and
    John Barlow, Senior Manager Integrated Fleet Services, NSW Department of Industry

  • 15.30pm

    Afternoon Tea

  • 16.00pm

    Remarketing Low Emission Vehicles & Update 2018

    Brendon Green, General Manager Motor Vehicles, Pickles

  • 16.30pm

    Emissions & Safety Policy in a Not-for-Profit Fleet

    Richard Schuster, Group Manager, Procurement, Fleet and Sustainability, Churches of Christ in Queensland

  • 17.00pm

    Close of Day 1

  • 18.30pm

    Mid Conference Event

    Sydney Royal Stables, Sydney Olympic Park

Friday 2 November

Sponsored by Kia Motors

  • 8.00am

    Registrations Open

  • 8.55am

    Chair Welcome Day 2

    Bruce Mitchell, Conference Chair

  • 9.00am

    Day 2 Sponsors Address

    Kia Motors

  • 9.10am

    ANCAP 2018+ A Broadened Test Regime

    Rhianne Robson, Director - Communications & Advocacy, ANCAP Safety

  • 9.40am

    NSW Road Safety Plan 2021

    Bernard Carlon, Executive Director Centres for Road Safety & Maritime Safety, Transport for NSW

  • 10.10am

    Practical Vehicle Safety Considerations

    Keith Simmons, Managing Director, KND Consulting Pty Ltd

  • 10.30am

    Morning Tea

  • 11.00am

    Sponsor Time

    Formal appointments with sponsors and vehicle test drives

  • 11.00am

    Specialist Fleet Discussion Groups

    Discussion forums for specialist fleets (e.g. emergency vehicles, local government)

  • 12.30pm

    Review Session & Wrap Up

    Bruce Mitchell, Conference Chair

  • 12.45pm

    Conference Close & Lunch

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