Conferences in Australia

Gas Industry and Market Fundamentals

Date: 24-Nov-14 to 24-Nov-14
Location: Perth / Australia
A comprehensive introduction to how the Australian and in particular, WA gas industries are structured, regulated, priced, traded and commercialised along with the technical aspects of gas through its product value chain. Key Learning Outcomes. Review technical components of the gas supply chain, how its formed, found and produced. Analyse the upstream, gas transportation and downstream gas business structures. Discover the foundations of the Australian gas market and inter/intra sector relationships. Understand the gas commercialisation process Review the analytical tools used by the industry to make investment decisions. Examine strategic and commercial drivers for major gas market participants. Consider historical, current and future market developments and observe trends Discuss ...

Gas Industry & Market Fundamentals

Date: 24-Nov-14 to 24-Nov-14
Location: Australia
A comprehensive introduction to how the Australian & in particular, WA gas industries are structured, regulated, priced, traded & commercialised along with the technical aspects of gas through its product value chain. Key Learning Outcomes Review technical components of the gas supply chain _ how its formed, found and produced Analyse the upstream, gas transportation and downstream gas business structures Discover the foundations of the Australian gas market and inter/intra sector relationships Understand the gas commercialisation process Review the analytical tools used by the industry to make investment decisions Examine strategic and commercial drivers for major gas market participants Consider historical, current and future market developments and observe ...

3rd Annual Health Technology Assessment Conference

Date: 23-Nov-14 to 25-Nov-14
Location: Australia
Stimulating innovation, understanding the benefits of health technologies and delivering a safe, effective and efficient health systems for all.

Contract Risk Management

Date: 23-Nov-14 to 25-Nov-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
Build your understanding & confidence with practical & efficient risk management processes that can be applied throughout the contract/project cycle to add value & improve performance. Key Learning Outcomes Understand how to develop an integrated risk management process for all your contracts/project to reduce business risk Appreciate how to obtain a realistic contingency for your contracts so as to improve competitiveness as a tenderer or for obtaining project funding Use risk management with the parties pre and post contract to gain better contract outcomes Quantify issues to enhance quicker and more commercially focused contract negotiations Develop contracts that are more equitable using risk management Learn to use risk processes to ensure the contract is ...

Developing Professional Assertiveness & Confidence

Date: 23-Nov-14 to 25-Nov-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
Build your communication skills & emotional intelligence to help increase your capacity to be an assertive & confident communicator & project an image of credibility & composure at work. Key Learning Outcomes Learn to identify and manage different types of business behaviour Benefit from an in-depth personal assertiveness assessment Discover how to enhance self confidence, self esteem, and self belief Recognise techniques for maintaining composure and credibility Develop critical skills to handle criticism, anger, negativity and confrontation How to overcome confidence breakers in the workplace Identify the differences between assertiveness, confidence, influence and power Develop the skills to make you a more confident, credible and assertive ...

Contract Law Fundamentals for Non-Lawyers

Date: 24-Nov-14 to 25-Nov-14
Location: Australia
Build confidence around legal terminology & contractual obligations to help protect your commercial interests, assist in contract development & avoid disputes. Better equip yourself to understand the legal advice you receive, interpret it correctly & generate true value for your business. Key Learning Outcomes Examine and address current topical issues in contract law Review statutory and common law obligations that must be incorporated into contracts Develop processes to ensure contract objectives are delivered while mitigating risk Review a select sample of contracts clauses to identify responsibility and liability Implement drafting changes that improve contract clarity and structure Discover how various contract clauses achieve maximum risk ...

Commercial Gas Contracts

Date: 25-Nov-14 to 26-Nov-14
Location: Perth / Australia
A unique opportunity to receive specific commercial training and scenarios on how to be the lead negotiator from inception to completion of gas sale agreements, gas transportation agreements and joint venture agreements. Key Learning Outcomes Understand the unique mix of analytical, commercial and interpersonal skills required to be a competent negotiator Analyse contractual terms, legal obligations, risks and liabilities Determine the economic value of various contract terms and whats important for both sides Negotiate and assess the value of contractual terms and how to close the deal Examine and assess the structure, components, key clauses, pros and cons of specific gas agreements, including > JOAs, GSAs and GTAs Negotiate contractual terms through structured, guided and facilitated ...

Mining Procurement and Supply East Coast

Date: 24-Nov-14 to 26-Nov-14
Location: Brisbane / Australia
The only mining procurement event in Australia! The mining industry has gone through some volatile and turbulent times over the past 12 months, but the outlook for the next 12 months is more consistent. A lot of mining companies are using this time as an opportunity to restructure, standardise processes and to prepare for the industry to pick up again. And one of the key focus areas is cost optimisation, focusing on CAPEX and OPEX without compromising safety and project delivery. From the general challenges the mining industry is facing, to very specific procurement challenges around performance management, project financing, improving strategic sourcing and category management – this event is the only event in Australia specifically designed for you. Don’t miss out on this rare ...

Exploration, Mining & Processing Fundamentals

Date: 24-Nov-14 to 26-Nov-14
Location: Australia
Build your knowledge & confidence in the mining business lifecycle & its technical jargon by examining its technical & commercial components spanning exploration, geology, mining methods, production & processing. Key Learning Outcomes Understand the make-up of the Australian mining industry Discover mine exploration techniques Understand mine geology and ore body modelling Analyse resource/reserve estimation and statutory requirements: JORC Learn about mine planning and mine start-ups Analyse mining methods, processes and practices _ surface and underground Understand mine closures, environmental, safety and legal considerations Comprehend corporate governance, industry challenges and the future About the Course This course will provide a ...

Rail Earthing Fundamentals

Date: 25-Nov-14 to 26-Nov-14
Location: Australia
A must-attend course that will benefit all those in the rail industry who have had only a little exposure to earthing in rail _ build your confidence & appreciation of the technical language, key system requirements, design parameters & operational realities. Key Learning Outcomes Illuminate the mislabelled Black Art of earthing Discover the science and craft required to make wise decisions regarding earthing system requirements Discuss matters relevant to safety and earthing systems in organisations Appreciate the complex problems of inductive and conductive interrelationships between substation and power line earthing systems and other conductive assets such as tracks, cabling and fencing Recognise a coordinated approach to the design and management of power ...