Friday 15 October 2021, VIRTUAL EVENT

Asset Management without Borders, Virtual Government Symposium

- AM Council Member Pass: $100
- Non-AMCouncil Member Pass: $260* (*includes one year of AMCouncil membership)
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Friday 15 October 2021









About the Asset Management without Borders Virtual Government Symposium

Held annually, this one day AMCouncil technical symposium covers a key topic that is being discussed currently and the objective of this symposium is to bring representatives from various state governments together to share experiences and challenges with implementing Asset Management in government, and provide a forum for information sharing.

This year's program is split into four key parts:
  • Part 1: Strategy
  • Part 2: Tactics
  • Part 3: Operations
  • Part 4: Assurance Workshop
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Welcome to Country, Housekeeping
Welcome, National Chair

Strategic and Regulatory Aspects of Asset Management

Malaysian Government approach to Asset Management in Public Works

  • Ir. Dr Ahmad Firdauz Abdul Mutalib
  • PWD Malaysia
  • 09:00 - 9:30am

Benefits and Challenges in embedding AMAF across Victoria - maturity assessments in the asset management accountability framework.

  • Caitlin Ryan, Director
  • Department of Treasury and Finance, Victoria
  • 09:30 - 10:00am

ISO55001 Regulation in Government

  • Peter Boyd
  • Dams Safety NSW
  • 10:00 - 10:30 am

Morning Tea Break, 10:30 -11:00am

Tactical Asset Management Case Studies

Victoria’s Digital Asset Strategy Explained

  • Luke Bellfield
  • Victoria’s Chief Engineer, Office of Projects Victoria
  • Matthew Kehoe
  • Director Digital Build, Office of Projects Victoria
  • 11:00 - 11:30am

Structuring the Management of assets with a Corporate View

  • Brian Cock
  • Asset Planning and Information Manager, Sydney Opera House
  • Bea Lee
  • Building Strategy Specialist, Sydney Opera House
  • 11:30am - 12:00pm

Starting Asset Management from Scratch

  • Jason Rogers
  • Head of Asset Strategy, NSW Telco
  • 12:00 - 12:30pm

Lunch Break, 12:30 - 1:00pm

Tactical Case Studies continued and Operational Asset Management

Flinders Street Viaduct Maintenance Project,

  • Kelly Douglas
  • Structures Manager, Infrastructure , Metro Trains
  • 1:00 - 1:30pm

Decision making tools and levels of service - case study examples of tactical asset management

  • Bernadette O'Connor
  • WSP, Canada
  • 1:30 - 2:00pm

Planning Transport Infrastructure Assets for Brisbane Olympics 2032

  • Neil Scales
  • Director- General, Department of Main Roads Queensland
  • 2:00 - 2:30pm

Break - Afternoon Tea, 2:30 - 3:00pm

Assurance in Asset Management

Asset Management role within the WA Infrastructure Strategy

  • Phil Helberg
  • CEO Infrastructure WA
  • 3:00 - 3:30pm

Infrastructure South Australia’s approach to Assurance

  • Scott Lusted
  • Director Assurance, Infrastructure South Australia
  • 3:30 - 4:00pm

Supporting sustainable service provision through assurance

  • Liz Partridge
  • Asset Management Assurance Lead, Infrastructure New South Wales
  • 4:00 - 5:00pm

Summary and Close

  • 5:00 - 5:15pm


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