Conferences in Australia

CCF National Conference 2014

Date: 21-Oct-14 to 25-Oct-14
Location: Australia
In 2014 Australia has seen the announcement of a multi-billion dollar infrastructure development plan from the Federal Government. Designed to stimulate the economy and enhance productivity this drive will have significant impact on all elements of the civil construction industry.In addition to examining the Federal and Government spending plans the CCF National Conference will showcase mega-projects from across the globe and how the industry is breaking new ground through innovation.Hosted in Adelaide amidst the fantastic redevelopment of the Riverbank Precinct the conference will be accompanied by an expanded and exciting exhibition, and the partners program will showcase the very best South Australia has to offer.

LNG Awareness

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 27-Oct-14
Location: Australia
This basic level introductory course will benefit those who have no background in LNG who need appreciation of how the LNG business works, & how they contribute to the big picture. It provides a framework that participants can build on as their career grows. Key Learning Outcomes Understand the oil and gas industry structure Understand the LNG project lifecycle Discover contemporary issues and industry trends Discover technical aspects of oil and gas creation and development Understand the gas liquefaction process Discover how LNG is stored, loaded and shipped Review the structure of LNG receiving terminals Appreciate LNG hazards and safety considerationsAbout the CourseLNG Series: Course 1 _ Course Level: Basic/FoundationalFirst in our LNG training series, this ...

Contract Law Fundamentals for Non-Lawyers

Date: 26-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: Sydney / 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 management by ...

Asia Pacific World Sport and Women Conference

Date: 26-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: Australia
The two-day forum is set to discuss the business of women in sport featuring esteemed speakers from a cross-section of backgrounds. The APWSW Conference will provide delegates practical solutions to attract, engage and retain the interest of women in the business of sport. The APWSW Conference responds to a growing industry and community demand to strengthen sport across all levels by increasing womens involvement from grassroots participation through to board level representation.The two-day forum is set to discuss the business of women in sport featuring esteemed speakers from a cross-section of backgrounds. The APWSW Conference will provide delegates practical solutions to attract, engage and retain the interest of women in the business of sport. The APWSW Conference responds to a ...

13th Annual Longwall Conference

Date: 26-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: Australia
Building on twelve years of excellence it's rare that such a large gathering of underground coal operators come together under the one roof, providing a great opportunity to catch up with friends, industry leaders, former colleagues and longwall mining specialists. We are delighted to announce that production for the 13th Annual Longwall Conference is under-way and is due for release in the middle of 2014.

Rail Operations Management Fundamentals

Date: 26-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: Melbourne / Australia
This 2-day course examines all aspects of rail operations to provide participants with a solid understanding & appreciation how operational requirements & goals affect & influence other rail disciplines, project outcomes & overall business performance. Key Learning Outcomes Understand the over-arching principles of rail operations management > Appreciate aspects and challenges which are not widely known or well understood by managers Gain insights into: > The movement and control of trains and the management of terminals > Network management _ passenger and freight > The proper and optimal use of rail assets > The business and operating environment of a railway > Leadership, skill building and developing core competencies > ...

13th Annual Longwall Conference

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
Building on twelve years of excellence it's rare that such a large gathering of underground coal operators come together under the one roof, providing a great opportunity to catch up with friends, industry leaders, former colleagues and longwall mining specialists. We are delighted to announce that production for the 13th Annual Longwall Conference is under-way and is due for release in the middle of 2014. Price : 2 Day Conference (27-28 October 2014): $ 2634.50 AUD Time: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

13th Annual Longwall Conference

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
Building on twelve years of excellence it's rare that such a large gathering of underground coal operators come together under the one roof, providing a great opportunity to catch up with friends, industry leaders, former colleagues and longwall mining specialists. We are delighted to announce that production for the 13th Annual Longwall Conference is under-way and is due for release in the middle of 2014. Price : 2 Day Conference (27-28 October 2014): $ 2634.50 AUD Time: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Developing Railway Risk Assessment Skills

Date: 26-Oct-14 to 29-Oct-14
Location: Australia
A 1 day introduction to the high level principles & formal methods of risk assessment & analysis in design, developed by engineers, & its application to design in the rail industry. Key Learning Outcomes On completion of the course, participants should be able to: Examine and address topical issues of design safety risk in the rail industry Discuss the current and developing legislative requirements for rail design risk State how risks in general should be managed Explain in detail the principle so far as is reasonably practicable Explain the concept of the designer as a rail safety worker and its implications Demonstrate design risks reduced so far as is reasonably practicable Use case studies to understand the potential for things to go wrong ...

Protecting Children & Youth Online

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 29-Oct-14
Location: Melbourne / Australia
Young people are increasingly being exposed to an open online culture. Children as young as primary are now connected in mobile and social platforms. With the rapid uptake of digital devices, the risk of being able to access all kinds of inappropriate material has heightened. In 2013 around one fifth of 8 to 13 year olds reported seeing or experiencing something on the internet in the last year that bothered them. Schools are now dealing with complex online incidents such as cyber bullying, sexting, threatening behaviour and predators. Have you developed a framework to effectively tackle the growing challenge of protecting youth online? This conference will address how to: • Collaborate with and educate the wider community to strengthen cyber safety • Develop a robust school policy ...