• Digital Infrastructure Symposium

    Friday 17th November 2017
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Friday 17th November 2017 9:00am – 5:00pm at The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne

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8:30 - 9:00 Registration – Meet and Greet
  WELCOME
9:00 – 9:10 Welcome - Toby Horstead, Director, AMCouncil Board
9:10 – 9:20 Symposium Overview - Julian Watts, National Chair AM Council Data SIG
  Session 1: Trends & Convergence
9:20 – 10:00 The Big Picture - Laurie Patton, CEO Australian Smart Communities Association A look at how smart cities effect all industries, how cross industry communications are managed, what digital infrastructure is used and managed and what standards are used.
10:00 – 10:40 Digital Risks and Opportunities - Dr Sanjay Mazumdar, CEO D2D CRC Managing cyber security, ensuring data integrity and navigating cyberspace in today’s complex online world.  Hear about everyday challenges of the D2D CRC and their work relating to cyber security and predicting cyber attacks being undertaken within the Defence Innovation Hub.
10:40 – 11:00 MORNING TEA
  Session 2: Human Meets Digital
11:00 – 11:30 Legal and Leadership – Veronica Scott, Special Counsel, Minter Ellison What do core concepts such as privacy, ownership, partnerships, governance, leadership and accountability really mean for the day-to-day running of a business?
11:30 – 12:00 People and Change – Broadspectrum Case studies from the power and transportation sectors showing how the workforce is being prepared to meet the digital asset challenges
12:00 – 12:30 Customer First – Dr Fang Chen, Research Group Manager and Senior Principal Researcher in Data61, CSIRO Using machine learning to move an organization from an asset centric to a customer centric organisation
12:30 – 1:15 LUNCH
  Session 3: Creating and Consuming the Digital Asset
1:15 – 1:45 The Digital Twin - Julian Watts, Associate Director, Management Consulting, KPMG What is it and why do you need to know?
1:45 – 2:15 Whole of Life Data Management - Tammy Falconer, Information Strategy and Standards Manager, Asset Knowledge, Sydney Water Rich case study showing data management through the life cycle stages manage, how it is managed and preserved.
2:15 – 2:45 Platforms for Consuming – Telstra A look at a new tool that may be useful to the asset manager
2:45 – 3:00 AFTERNOON TEA
  Session 4: Insights and Foresights
3:00 – 3:30 Predictive Analytics – Jonathon Chang, Managing Director Silverpond Latest developments in reporting, mash-ups, machine learning and predictive learning
3:30 – 4:00 Robotics and Automation – Tim Ryan, Partner, Innovior Tim will be explaining robotic process automation and AI and it’s applications in asset management. Starting with ‘robotics 101’ and a short video demonstration, before diving in to a real world asset management case study of how the technology has been applied.
4:00 – 4:30 What’s in My Future –Futurist The most important digital trends that are set to shape the future of asset management and how you and your organisation can tap into the benefits.
4:30 – 4:45 CLOSE – A word from the AMCouncil National Chair, Dave Daines
4:45 – 5:30 Drinks and Discussion