2019 Speakers



John Hardwick
Executive Director Sydney
Roads and Maritime Services

Dale Andrea
Chief Information Officer

Michael Caltabiano

Collette Burke
Victorian Chief Engineer
Office of Projects Victoria

Jeff Dusting
Head of ITS Engineering Strategy and Innovation

Rami Affan
Executive Director
Infrastructure New South Wales

Phillip Brooks
Chief Inspector
NSW Police Force

Jonathan Spear
Executive Director And General Counsel
Infrastructure Victoria

Stephen Baxter
Transition Level Investments

Jamie Smith
Business Development Executive, Smart Transport

Warren Clark
National Road Transport Association

Sameem Moslih
Director Planned Disruptions

David Batten
Honorary Fellow

Nell Payne
Executive General Manager Motoring

John Wall
Program Manager Connected & Automated Vehicles

Marcus Burke
Project Director – Compliance & Technology
National Transport Commission

Matthew Horn
Head of Victoria and Tasmania (Rides)
Uber Australia

Adam Spencer
Author, Comedian, Maths Geek

Mike Keating
Assistant Commissioner of Road Policing Command
Queensland Police Service

Crystal Legacy
Senior Lecturer In Urban Planning
University of Melbourne

Tracy Clark
Coordinator Transport Infrastructure Program
City of Gold Coast

Gary White
Chief Planner
Department of Planning and Environment (NSW)

Dr. Robin Smit
Science Leader
Department of Environment and Science

James Mant
Department of Environment Land Water and Planning

Stephen Southgate
General Manager
Global Road Maintenance Systems

David Eisenhuth
Managing Director

Mark Daniels
Social Traders

Julia Mitchell
SBAS Test-bed Program Manager

Chris Bland
Managing Director
Infrastructure Magazine

Darren Scerri
Business Development & Recruitment Consultant
Global Road Maintenance Systems

Prof. Jonathan Corcoran
Professor of Human Geography
University of Queensland

Dr. Zaung Nau
Lecturer, School of Management
Curtin University

Stephen O'Dwyer
Traffic Management Association of Australia

Claire Johnson
Hydrogen Mobility Australia

Naomi Mathers
International Centre for Complex Project Management

Susan Harris
ITS Australia

Martine Letts
Committee for Melbourne

Naomi Gilbert
Program Manager - Health Active By Design
National Heart Foundation of Australia

Richard Tooth
Sapere Research Group

Emma Reedy
Project Director, On Demand Transport
Transport for NSW

Steve Nuttall
Research Director
ACA Research

Neil Kennedy
Manging Director
Kennedy Surveying

Dick Gross
Port Phillip City Council

Professor Graham Currie
Director of Public Transport and Chairman
Monash University

Jake Whitehead
Research Fellow
The University of Queensland

Subhash Challa
Executive Chairman & CEO
SenSen Networks Limited

Jerome Carslake
Manager, National Road Safety Partnership Program
Australian Road Research Board

Ian Christensen
Managing Director

Jason Waller

Damien Augustinus
Managing Director
Plenary Group - Melbourne

Michal Landman
Executive Director - Portfolio Management
I.F.M. Investors

Majid Sarvi
Director of AIMES and Chair in Transport Engineering
University of Melbourne

Leon Van De Pas
SVP and General Manager APAC
HERE International LLC

Steve Shiels
Business Manager
Central West Driver Training

Michelle Price

James Dixon
General Manager Transport & Aviation
Australian Postal Corporation

Chris Johnson
Urban Taskforce Australia

Peter Seamer
Former CEO
Victorian Planning Authority

Craig Covich
Mosman Municipal Council

Jeroen Weimar
Public Transport Victoria

Elizabeth Taylor
Senior Lecturer in Urban Planning & Design
Monash University

Alexander Jannink
Managing Director

Diarmuid Mcalary
Director Corporate, Business, and Finance
Yarra City Council

Peter Anderson
Victorian Transport Association Inc

Scott Forbes
Technical Director

Peter Bourke
Executive Officer
We Ride Australia

Robin Kalfat
Senior Lecturer in Civil and Construction Engineering
Swinburne University of Technology

Ian Oxworth
Project Director

Samantha Cockfield
Manager, Road Safety
Transport Accident Commission

Patricia Lavieri
University of Melbourne

Mitchell Price
Director for Government Affairs

Iderlina Mateo-Babiano
Senior Lecturer in Urban Planning
University of Melbourne

Scott Nagar
Manager of Hyundai Future Mobility & Government Relations
Hyundai Motor Company Australia

Kath Johnston
A/Director (Transport Analysis Unit)
Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads

David Mepham
Urban Access Consultant
Municipal Association of Victoria

Helen Lewis
General Manager
Outback Highway Development Council

Jan Van De Graaff
Business Relationship Manager
Tyre Stewardship Australia

Chris Allen
Managing Director Transport and Industry
Infrastructure & Project Financing Agency

Criag Purdy
Asset Engineer
Byron Shire Council

Raphael Grzebieta
Emeritus Professor (Road Safety)
University of New South Wales

Tariq Dahleh
Procurement Manager, Tenders
Local Government Procurement

Matti Dinkelmeyer
Manager, E-Mobility And Energy Storage Solutions
Delta Electronics (Australia)

Christopher Munnings
Senior Research Scientist

Dr Kate Cornick

Stephen King
The Tender Lawyer

Yanick Pierce
Managing Director
Enviro Acoustics

Meead Saberi
Senior Lecturer, Research Centre for Integrated Transport Innovation (rCITI)
University of NSW

Dr Roberto Perez Franco
Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Supply Chain and Logistics
Deakin University

Dr Rayya Hassan
Associate Professor (Road and Transport Engineering)
Swinburne University of Technology

John Gordon
Manager, Strategic Development
Transport Certification Australia Ltd

Jayantha Kodikara
Deputy Head of Department of Civil Engineering
Monash University

Jacyl Shaw
Global Practice Director – Digital Innovation & Higher Education Lead

Imogen Rea
Satellite-Based Augmentation System Engineer
Geoscience Australia

Dr Kun An
Senior Lecturer in Transport Engineering
Monash University

Christian Chenard Lemire
Intelligent Mobility Team Leader

Garry Button
Freight Victoria

Chris Lowe
Executive Director
Bus Association Victoria

Clare Anderson
Associate Professor of Psychology and Theme Leader, Cooperative Research Centre for Alertness, Safety and Productivity,
Monash University

Gemma Read
Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Human Factors and Sociotechnical Systems
University of the Sunshine Coast

Stephanie Salter
Director for the Future Transport Digital Accelerator
Transport for NSW

Stephen Yarwood
Urban Futurist & former Lord Mayor of Adelaide

Yale Wong
Doctoral Candidate and Research Analys
University of Sydney

Benard Salt AM
Managing Director
The Demographics Group

Sal Petroccitto
National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Maxwell Cameron
Professor (Research)
Monash University Accident Research Centre

Dr John Hopkins
Discipline Leader (Supply Chain Innovation)
Swinburne University of Technology

Noel Child
Managing Partner
NG Child and Associates

Sam Ortisi
Maribyrnong City Council

Robert Kretschmer
Founder, Bike Bendigo
City of Greater Bendigo

Hossein Parsa
Principal Domain Lead, ITS Strategy and Innovation

Dr Michael Kane
Director Innovation and Economic Strategies, Economic Development Queensland
Department of State Development Manufacturing Infrastructure and Planning

Filippo Giustozzi
Senior Lecturer
RMIT University

Jacquelene Brotherton
Transport Women Australia

Thomas Hörnfeldt
VP Sustainability & Public Affairs
SSAB Swedish Steel Pty Limited

Kerry London
Urban Transformation Deputy Dean
Western Sydney University

Donald Cameron
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, School of Natural and Built Environments
University of South Australia

Rocco Zito
Flinders University

Dickson Leow
Chief Technology Leader
Australian Road Research Board

Kim Wiley
Manager Fleet Asset Maintenance
Metropolitan Fire Brigade

Blair Monk
Technical Director - Network Optimisation & ITS Leader

Stephen Neal
3D Product Owner

Behyad Jafari
Electric Vehicle Council

Peter Tamblyn
Sales & Marketing Manager, Asia Pacific
Close the Loop

Ruby Kan
Principal Scientist, Atmospheric Research
Office Of Environment & Heritage

Paul Thomas
Deputy Director, Tunneling & Underground Stations
Rail Projects Victoria

Dr Li Meng
Research Fellow
University of South Australia

Matthew Martyn Jones
General Manager – Strategy, Communications & Engagement
Corssriver Rail Delivery Authority

Mona Mosallanejad
PhD Candidate & Traffic Engineer

Liam O'Keefe
Senior Strategy Manager
Tyre Stewardship Australia

Rebecca Gravina
Associate Professor School of Engineering
RMIT University

Alana Braddy
Contracts And Procurement Administration Officer
Benalla Rural City Council

Jon Bannister
Manager of Plant and Energy
Blacktown City Council

Christine Del Luca
Coordinator Business Improvement
Blacktown City Council