Conferences in Australia

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 ...

Commercial Gas Contracts

Date: 25-Nov-14 to 26-Nov-14
Location: Australia
A unique opportunity to receive specific commercial training & scenarios on how to be the lead negotiator from inception to completion of gas sale agreements, gas transportation agreements & 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 ...

Rail Signalling and Control Fundamentals

Date: 26-Nov-14 to 27-Nov-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
Learn to work more effectively with those who design signal systems through this entry-level training designed to build your awareness of base system architecture, the jargon, and operational aspects of signal and train control systems. Key Learning Outcomes 1. Gain a working knowledge of fundamentals for railway train control and signalling systems for freight, intercity passenger and urban light rail transit operations 2. Learn how many of todays train control and signalling systems are designed and operated to increase railway capacity, reliability, safety and competitiveness 3. Explore the merits of the different types of signalling and control systems 4. Hear the latest information about the methods and technologies being used in current rail signalling practice 5. ...

Contract Managementand Strategy Masterclass

Date: 26-Nov-14 to 27-Nov-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
A combination of theory, best practicesand expert practical instruction to assist in the development of a robust tenderingand contract management framework for the designand delivery of commercial objectives via contractual means. Key Learning Outcomes Set up a risk-managed contract strategy and planning guidelines Review contract law principles to confidently recognise rights and obligations Understand professional services and term works contracts Allocate skills and resources for an optimal team and structure Master the difficulties with designing and applying supplier selection/evaluation criteria Contract drafting and amending, and adapting standard forms where appropriate Revise and improve contract administration processes Methods to avoid claims, delays, disruptions, performance ...

3rd Annual Surgery Redesign Conference

Date: 25-Nov-14 to 27-Nov-14
Location: Australia
Streamlining Surgical Pathways - Improving Access & Patient Experience _ Reducing Waiting Times _ Incorporating Latest Technological Innovations

Future Campus Planning

Date: 25-Nov-14 to 27-Nov-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
With the deregulation of university fees students are going to demand more from the university experience as a result. Institutions need to reimagine their campuses to differentiate themselves from the competition. Millions of dollars are currently being invested in campus planning and design. Universities must develop flexible, affordable, attractive spaces that have the ability to respond to rising expectations of students and researchers. Are you struggling to implement agile planning and design in a rapidly changing landscape? This conference will address how to • Effectively adapt your campus plan to drivers of change • Physically support the growth and evolution of the campus • Improve stakeholder engagement to align strategy and space • Assess opportunities to utilise ...

Rail Signalling & Control Fundamentals

Date: 25-Nov-14 to 27-Nov-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
Learn to work more effectively with those who design signal systems through this entry-level training designed to build your awareness of base system architecture, the jargon, & operational aspects of signal & train control systems. Key Learning Outcomes Gain a working knowledge of fundamentals for railway train control and signalling systems for freight, intercity passenger and urban light rail transit operations Learn how many of todays train control and signalling systems are designed and operated to increase railway capacity, reliability, safety and competitiveness Explore the merits of the different types of signalling and control systems Hear the latest information about the methods and technologies being used in current rail signalling practice Review the ...