Asset Management Conference,
Crown, Perth Western Australia
This leading national conference is brought to you by the Asset Management Council, a Technical Society of Engineers Australia and a founding member of the Global Forum on Maintenance and Asset Management.
Changing Definitions of Asset Management, Tom W. Smith
This presenation will lead the discussions on ISO Implementation presented by Thomas W. Smith, MS, Program Director in the Department of Engineering Professional Development, University of Wisconsin-Madison. He served as a U.S. Delegate and Task Group Leader for the International Standards Organization (ISO) Program Committee on Asset Management. Mr. Smith has published a number of papers and articles on asset management and is the author of the summary chapter on ISO 55000 for the Handbook of Asset Management.
Presentation Summary: The new ISO Standard 55000 for Asset Management impacts both the formal and informal definitions of asset management. It also provides a significant support and guidance for asset managers seeking to improve the practice of asset management and expand their influence in the organisation.
Danny Elia, Investment Director, IFM Investors.
Danny drives the asset management strategy of the Australian and global infrastructure funds. Danny has wide industry and senior management experience across a range of infrastructure sectors. He previously worked as the Director of the SA Health Partnership, the single purpose vehicle established by Leighton Contractors, Spotless and Hansen Yuncken to deliver the New Royal Adelaide Hospital PPP. Prior to this, Danny held a number of senior management roles including General Manager, CityLink and Victoria for Transurban Group; CFO, COO and Company Secretary for Axiom Energy Limited; Finance Director of Logistics for Linfox Asia Pacific; and Finance Director and Company Secretary for General Mills.
Key Topics for AMPEAK 2014
• ISO 5500x implementation and beyond
• Gaining productivity and cost effectiveness through asset management maturity
• Safety and risk management
• Maintenance management
• Managing remote assets
As an independent, not for profit, professional body, the Asset Management Council unites professionals, organisations and global leaders from asset intensive industries. Their annual conference connects individuals facilitating the exchange of ideas, experiences and knowledge; who challenge and change attitudes going into the future; and enhance Australia’s international competitiveness.
Make the Most of the Destination
Whilst the conference social program is a great way to relax and enjoy good food and a drink whilst you network and share ideas, Western Australia (WA) is an extraordinary destination awaiting exploration.
Perth is situated on the stunning Swan River and offers a vibrant and historical gateway to the WA coast line north and south of the city. This part of the world is home to stunning beaches, world-class wineries, and breathtaking natural scenery.
There will be a tailor-made Partner Program for delegates wishing to travel with their partners, but why not take time out to discover WA’s awe-inspiring beauty coveted the world over.
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