Calendar of Events

Connect & Construct Summit Sydney

07-08-2019 / / 1 Days

Intercontinental Sydney, 117 Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000

Connect & Construct is the only construction conference that brings the entire building ecosystem together for a compelling, educational and inspiring one-day event. Choose from practical and thought-provoking sessions that span the converging worlds of design, build, and operate. Today, the construction industry is more digital, more diverse, and more dynamic than ever. Join other contractors in Sydney for Connect & Construct – a full day of inspiring keynotes, educational workshops, customer-led case studies, and more. You’ll walk away with new skills, ideas, and insights that you can apply to your projects and business immediately.

18th AAPA International Flexible Pavements Conference & Exhibition

18-08-2019 / / 3 Days

 Sydney, Australia

Under the title Our Everlasting Roads – Enabling Future Mobility, the 18th Australian Asphalt Pavement Association International Flexible Pavements Conference & Exhibition refers to the changing demands that society and transportation technology place on the long‑term investment that is road infrastructure. It also refers to our increasing technical ability to build perpetual pavements, roads that will last for an indefinite amount of time, while only requiring regular surface maintenance. The event will bring together the leaders and key industry stakeholders of the flexible pavements industry under one roof to discuss the future of the sector.

2019 International Public Works Conference

25-08-2019 / / 3 Days

Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, Tasmania

The IPWEA International Conference is the must-attend event for public works professionals and this year will head to Hobart, the capital of Tasmania and the hub of some of Australia’s most significant natural, cultural and historic heritage.

With 130 presentations in 6 concurrent streams and 5 plenary sessions the Conference is the premier public works event held in Australasia and also delivers the largest conference on public works infrastructure asset management.

Featuring leading edge keynote speakers and panel discussions, this is a conference offering something for everybody involved with public works including elected members who have the important role of stewardship of the community’s assets.


National Roads & Traffic Expo

17-09-2019 / / 2 Days

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Bringing together the entire roads transport ecosystem and creating massive opportunities for the Roads, Traffic & Infrastructure industry, the National Roads & Traffic Expo is a FREE event taking place on 17-18 September 2019 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. The show unites government, road agencies, operators, industry leaders and innovators, providing key organisations with a platform to meet, network and engage with the industry.

With 300 Speakers, 200 Exhibitors, 3000 attendees and an Innovation & Start-Up Zone, the show features 280 FREE information sessions that run alongside a free-to-attend exhibition. Market leaders and experts from across the country attend to do business and get up-to-speed with developments in the fields of infrastructure, traffic management, smart mobility, parking and safety.



Smart Pavements Now

18-09-2019 / / 3 Days

National Transport Research Centre, 80a Turner St, Port Melbourne, Australia

Smart Pavements Now is a three-day Masterclass Event aimed at the pavement industry, to be held in Melbourne from September 18 to 20. It will provide hands-on learning, and showcase the latest trends, emerging issues and best practice in all aspects of pavements – all in a highly interactive setting. The first day will look at pavement design and smart materials. The second day will focus on asset measurement devices. The third day will concentrate on sustainability and safety.



Australian Tunnelling Conference

14-10-2019 / / 2 Days

Aerial UTS Function Centre, Sydney

The 16th Australian Tunnelling Conference will be held on 14-15 October 2019 at the Aerial UTS Function Centre in Sydney. With a comprehensive, two-day agenda, the Conference will overview current and future tunnelling projects, discuss the latest industry developments, and hear from those at the forefront of the most recent Australasian and global tunnelling projects. Supported by the Australasian Tunnelling Society, the leading industry gathering will bring together tunnelling leaders, engineers, and industry experts to share best practice ideas in tunnelling design, construction, safety and maintenance.

You can sign up for the conference here.

World Engineers Convention 2019

20-11-2019 / / 3 Days

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Engineers are at the heart of sustainable development. WEC 2019 will unite the global engineering community to identify sustainable development challenges, take action, and commit to change. There will be 580+ presentations across three days, with 11 keynote presentations aligning to the Convention themes. Co-hosted by Engineers Australia and the World Federation of Engineering Organisations, the World Engineers Convention 2019 gives attendees the chance to build networks with leaders in global engineering practice.

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