Events

  • Sydney celebrates 2018

    Sydney 6 Dec 2Members from the Sydney Chapter met for an informal gathering to celebrate the year and network with colleagues last night. The venue was the historic Summer Hill Hotel located in Sydney’s inner west. Attendees enjoyed a drink and mingle on the outdoor balcony before moving inside for dinner. Everyone was in high spirits and looking forward to a break over the Christmas period prior to embarking on our 2019 program! Photos below.

  • Sydney Chapter August Virtual Event - 18 August 21

    Asset Management Systems - Line of Sight 

    When making asset decisions, achieving the right balance between risk, cost and performance needs to be informed by your business and asset management system objectives. Line of sight needs to be transparent and measurable.

    This presentation provides an overview of how Ausgrid achieves line of sight from its objectives to asset decisions and asset and system performance.

  • Sydney Chapter Celebrates

    Battling Sydney's train strikes and school strikes, a small but select group of AM Council Sydney Chapter members were able to get together at the Garden Bar of the Commercial Hotel in Parramatta yesterday evening to catch up (in person!), reflect on the year that was and look towards 2022.

    The Sydney Chapter have been busy putting together a technical programme of events for 2022 and members and associates can look forward to a monthly schedule of a mix of alternative in-person events and virtual events covering all manner of asset management hot topics and trends. 

  • Sydney Chapter End of Year Function - 7 December 21

    Hosted by the Sydney Chapter Chair, David Spiteri and AMCouncil Sydney Chapter committee, the afternoon will begin with an introduction to the Committee, followed by a year in review reflection by Committee Members. Please come along and meet the rest of the Sydney Chapter, have a chat and wonder what the next year will bring. Hope to see you there.

  • Sydney Chapter February Webinar (includes AGM) - 17 February 22

    Asset Assurance (includes Sydney Chapter AGM)

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    Date:  Thursday, 17 February 2022
    Time: 6pm - 7pm AEDT (commences with AGM, approx 10 mins)
    Place: Online, register to be sent your link
    Cost: Free for AMCouncil members
    Earn: 1 CPD point

  • Sydney Chapter Involvement with AEC

    Sydney AEC InvolvementAMCouncil Sydney Chapter was this year invited to assist with the hosting some Field visits (Off-site tours) in conjunction with Engineers Australia’s College of Leadership and Management (CLM) at the Australian Engineering Conference held in Sydney in September.

    One of these was at Garden Island Defence Precinct and included a workshop on the topic of Digital Disruption in Construction in the Department of Defence and the other was at the Sydney Opera House.

  • Sydney Chapter July Virtual Event - 15 July 21

    The NSW Government’s Asset Management Policy for the NSW Public Sector: an update 

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter for a presentation on the NSW Government’s Asset Management Policy for the NSW Public Sector: an update.

  • Sydney Chapter June Webinar Event - 15 June 22

    NSW Government Movement and Place Framework - Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter for it's upcoming webinar: 

    Date:  Wednesday, 15 June 2022
    Time: 6pm - 7pm AEST
    Place: Online, register to be sent your link
    Cost: Free for AMCouncil members, otherwise $50
    Earn: 1 CPD point

    Click here to register

  • Sydney Chapter March Webinar Event - 16 March 22

    Configuration Management - Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter for it's upcoming webinar: 

    Date:  Wednesday, 16 March 2022
    Time: 6pm - 7pm AEDT
    Place: Online, register to be sent your link
    Cost: Free for AMCouncil members, otherwise $50
    Earn: 1 CPD point

    Click here to register

  • Sydney Chapter May Event - 13 May 21

    Coaching for Better Leaders

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter for a presentation on how coaching with NLP creates better leaders. 

    Can you imagine having extremely high self-awareness and personal alignment coupled with an in-depth understanding of others?  How different would your conversations sound? What impact would it have on your career and leadership journey? 

    Coaching with neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) can give you this!  

  • Sydney Chapter May Virtual Event - 16 June 21

    Digital Infrastructure assisting Asset Management

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter for a technical session on implementing predictive analytics on one of Australia's largest rail fleets. 

    Sydney’s Waratah Train fleet consists of 78 trains that are connected to ICT Shore Systems – producing over 330 Million data points everyday.

    In 2017, Downer embarked on a program to use that data to perform predictive analytics as well as a wider transition towards condition based maintenance. The result was TrainDNA and an Integration Operations Centre.

  • Sydney Chapter November Virtual Event - 18 November 21

    Asset Information: The Asset Owner Challenges and Compliance with NSW Treasury's Asset Management Policy

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    Date:  Thursday, 18 November 2021
    Time: 6pm - 7pm AEDT
    Place: Online, register to be sent your link
    Cost: Free for AMCouncil members, otherwise $50
    Earn: 1 CPD point

  • Sydney Chapter October Virtual Event - 20 October 21

    Managing Resilience in the Private and Public Sectors

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter to explore managing resilience in both the public and private sectors.

  • Sydney Chapter September Virtual Event - 16 September 21

    Young Asset Management Practitioners (Implementing AM & Shifting AM Culture)

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter to hear perspectives of asset management from a couple of our young asset management practitioners.

  • Sydney Chapter Session Recap - Resilience Strategies for Infrastructure Assets

    AMCouncil Sydney Chapter's first event of the year was held 17 March 2021. The online event had over 100 registrations and was hosted by Women in Asset Management. David Spiteri - incoming Chair of the Sydney Chapter committee - gave an insight into upcoming events for Sydney Chapter and the opportunities for involvement from supporters and members over the year.

  • Sydney Chapter Session Recap - Young Asset Management Practitioners

    On Thursday 16th September night, the Sydney Chapter Asset Management Council ran their inaugural young asset management practitioners session. The session was facilitated by Myles Gatherer, Metro Trains Sydney, and covered the key themes of Implementing AM & Shifting AM Culture.

  • Sydney Chapter V-Chat

    Sydney V ChatThere’s no need to feel isolated during #shutdown.

    Recently, our Sydney Chapter met for the first V-Chat. What’s a V-Chat, you may well ask? A virtual hook-up for asset management members to connect and network, and keep their asset management brain ticking over. Toby Horstead led an informal session discussing the NSW Stimulus package.

  • Sydney digs deep into Data Mining

    Steven Doran Picture 1Data Mining is one of those topics that conjures up thoughts of modelling a large amount of data without providing significant Asset Management value. Whilst there are a few companies that have invested significant time and energy into modelling a broad range of data to assist in decision making, this does not appaer to be a widespread approach in asset management.

  • Sydney farewells 2017, welcomes 2018

    sydney6dec1Sydneysiders enjoyed a drink or two and a mingle outside on the Habourview Hotel rooftop terrace while looking out to stunning views of the Harbour and the Bridge last night, as they celebrated 2017 coming to a close. It was great to see AMCouncil National Chair, Dave Daines, all the way from Perth, WA, there as a surprise guest.

    Please check out some snaps below, taken through the course of the evening. If you have any of your own to add, please send to heidi.robinson@amcouncil.com.au

  • Sydney gets an overview of ISO55010

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    Sydney Chapter kicked off 2020 with its Annual General Meeting at Ausgrid 24-28 Campbell St, Sydney, followed by a presentation from Martin Kerr on ISO 55010: Asset Management – Guidance on the Alignment of Financial and Non-Financial Functions in Asset Management.