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Wednesday, 2 November 2022

  • 18:00 - 19:00

    Registration Desk Open

  • 18:30 - 20:30

    Pre-Conference Networking Event

    Conference Trade Room
    Royal on the Park, Brisbane

Thursday 3 November 2022

Sponsored by SG Fleet

  • 08:00

    Registration Desk Opens

  • 08:30

    MC Welcome

    John Boland, Business Consulting

  • 08:35

    Queensland Welcome Address

    Vince White, General Manager, QFleet

  • 08:50

    Day 1 Sponsor Welcome

    Dean Acheson, General Manager, Government, SG Fleet

  • 09:00

    Key Issues Confronting the Automobile Industry in the Next Decade

    Richard Dudley, Chief Executive Officer, Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA)


  • 09:25

    Manufacturers gearing up for Net Zero 2050: how do we ensure success?

    Tony Weber, Chief Executive, Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries

  • 09:50

    Current and Intended Usage of Different Mobility Solutions

    Ben Selwyn, Director, ACA Research


  • 10:15


  • 10:30

    Morning Tea

  • The State of Play

  • 11:00

    Why Industry Fleets in Australia Aren't Taking Up Electric Vehicles? Affordability, Infrastructure and Home Charging?

    Dr Anna Mortimore, Department of Accounting Finance and Economics, Griffith University


  • 11:25

    ANCAP Assessments from 2023: what’s changing and what you need to know

    Carla Hoorweg, Chief Executive Officer, ANCAP

  • 11:50

    The Art of Impossible

    Samantha Johnson, Managing Director, Polestar

  • 12:15


  • 12:30


  • Policy and Standards

  • 13:30

    New Zealand Transition to Net Zero 2050

    Dennis Kelly, Director, Pan Tasman Fleet, FleetPartners


  • 13:55

    Be Prepared – A Risk Management Perspective

    John Boland, Business Consulting


  • 14:20

    Electric Vehicles: integration with the electricity system and battery value chain

    Cathi Buttfield, Project Manager, EV Integration, Department for Energy and Mining SA


  • 14:45


  • 15:00

    Innovation Showcase


  • 15:10

    Afternoon Tea

  • 15:45

    FMBIG Panel Session

    Key Issues Facing Public Sector Fleet Managers
    Moderated by MC John Boland

    Glenn Gaisford, Manager, Fleet, SAFA
    Stephen Koh - State Fleet WA
    Nigel Orr, Assistant Director WoAG Fleet, Department of Finance
    Steve Page, Manager Industry Liaison · State Fleet WA
    Vince White, General Manager, QFleet
    Kim Witkowski, Associate Director – Fleet Category, NSW Procurement

  • 16:35

    Establishing Fast Charging Networks for Government Fleet Managers

    Steve Lewis, Managing Partner - Asia Pacific, Evenergi


  • 17:00

    Day 1 Close

  • 19:00

    Fleet Managers' Conference Dinner

    Hosted by Polestar

Friday 4 November 2022

Sponsored by KIA

  • 08:00

    Registration Desk Opens

  • 08:30

    Day 2 Sponsor Welcome

    Chris Forbes, General Manager – Fleet, Kia

  • Technology Driving Sustainability

  • 08:40

    Improved Fleet Management Productivity and Sustainability: it’s all linked

    Tim O'Sullivan, Mobility Consultant, Smartrak


  • 09:05

    Automated cars: understanding the opportunities and barriers to the introduction of this technology

    Rita Excell, Head of Transport ANZ, Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • 09:30

    Towards Net Zero 2050, Do Tyres Play a Role?

    Lina Goodman, Chief Executive Officer, Tyre Stewardship Australia


  • 09:55

    What's on the Horizon for Fleet Sales?

    Anthony Poci, National Manager, Enterprise Partnerships, Cox Automotive

  • 10:15


  • 10:20

    Morning Tea

  • Navigating to 2050

  • 10:50

    EV Transition and the How? Key Considerations on How to Best Navigate the Journey to Electric Vehicles

    Gerard McLennan, Chief Executive Officer, LBM Fleet

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  • 11:15

    Industry Panel

    Open ended discussion of issues facing industry as they navigate to Net Zero 2050
    Moderated by MC John Boland

    Dean Acheson, General Manager, Government, SG Fleet Group
    Kirsten Corson, Co-Founder / Executive Director, Zilch
    Chris Forbes, General Manager – Fleet, Kia
    Dr Ben Hale, Principal Solutions Engineer, Geotab
    David Toomey, Chief Strategy Officer, Tritium

  • 11:40

    New Approaches to Mobility and EVs in the Sharing Economy

    Kirsten Corson, Co-Founder / Executive Director, Zilch


  • 12:05

    The Future of Fleet Management with DC Chargers

    David Toomey, Chief Strategy Officer, Tritium

  • 12:30


  • 12:40

    Conference Close

    MC John Boland

  • 12:45 - 13:30


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