Program Overview*

 

WEDNESDAY 31 OCTOBER 2018

16.00 – 18.00 REGISTRATION OPEN
Exhibition Hall Foyer
17.00 – 19.00

PACE 2018 Welcome Reception Sponsored by Smart Parking & Opening of Exhibition
Exhibition Hall

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THURSDAY 1 NOVEMBER 2018

Master of Ceremonies, Lachlan Kennedy, Journalist, Channel Ten
08.30 – 17.00 REGISTRATION OPEN – DAY 1
Exhibition Hall Foyer
09.05 – 09.10 Welcome to PACE 2018 and Official Opening
Sharon Prior, President, Parking Australia
09.05 – 10.10

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: The Mobility Revolution
Steve Sammartino, Futurist

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Keynote session sponsored by

10.10 – 11.00

Panel – Repurposing Car Parks

Peter McUtchen, Managing Director, PARKD
Morgan Parker
Lloyd Dunn, Project Director – RNA Redevelopment, The Royal National Agricultural and Industrial Association of Queensland (RNA)

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11.00 – 11.30 MORNING TEA IN THE EXHIBITION
Exhibition Hall
11.30 – 11.45 TECH TALKS
11.45 – 12.30

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: An Airports Journey to Digital Transformation

Nolan Hough, Managing Director, MAG-O,  a division of Manchester Airports Group

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12.30 – 13.30 NETWORKING LUNCH IN THE EXHIBITION
Exhibition Hall
13.30 – 14.15 The Elephant in the Scheme: Planning for and around car parking
Dr Elizabeth Taylor, School of Global, Urban and Social Studies, RMIT University, Melbourne
14.15 – 15.00

The Commonwealth Games: Lessons and Learnings
Matthew Longland, Deputy Director-General and Head of TransLink, Department of Transport and Main Roads, QLD

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15.00 – 15.30 AFTERNOON TEA IN THE EXHIBITION
Exhibition Hall
15.30 – 16.00 TECH TALKS
16.00 – 17.00 Panel: Future Payments
Paul Sidwell, Regional Managing Director AUS / NZ, ADVAM
Joel Martin, Sales Director, Payment Express
Matt Barr, Senior Vice President, Product & Innovation, Mastercard Australasia
Cathie Morrison, Osko Product Owner, BPAY Group Ltd
18.30 2018 Parking Industry Awards Gala Dinner
Pavilion Marquee, The Star

FRIDAY 2 NOVEMBER 2018

Master of Ceremonies, Lachlan Kennedy, Journalist, Channel Ten
09.00 – 17.00 REGISTRATION OPEN – DAY 2
Registration Desk, Conference Floor
09.00 – 10.00

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: One Stop Parking
The Dutch National Parking Register enables drivers to use whatever payment service they like wherever they like to park.
Hans Oortwijn, Enterprise Architect, Dutch Government Road Transport Agency

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Keynote session sponsored by

10.00 – 10.45

Disruption in the Rental Car Space
Eoin MacNeill, Vice President APAC, Hertz

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10.45 – 11.15 MORNING TEA IN THE EXHIBITION
Exhibition Hall
11. 15 – 11.55 Panel: The Role Parking Plays in Smart Cities
Chris Jackson, General Manager for Customer Experience, Transurban
A/Prof Russell Thompson, Associate Professor, Transport Engineering, Department of Infrastructure Engineering, University of Melbourne
David Coleman, Smart City Technology Officer, Sunshine Coast Council
Kieran Fitsall, Regional Director Asia-Pacific, AppyParking
11.55 – 12.35

Panel: Changing Spaces – Are Traditional Car Parks Redundant?
Scott Moore, Head of Parking Experience AU & NZ and Regional Manager at Scentre Group (Owner and Operator of Westfields)
Roland Tam, Partner and Co Founder, Spacer
Fedi Chalhoub, National Commerical Manager, Care Park

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12.35 – 13.35 NETWORKING LUNCH IN THE EXHIBITION
Exhibition Hall
13.35 – 14.35

KEYNOTE ADDRESS – Ethical Hacker
Daniel Weis, Lead Penetration Tester and Security Specialist, Kiandra IT.

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Keynote session sponsored by

14.45 – 15.00 Concluding remarks: Summary and thanks
Sharon Prior, President, Parking Australia
15.00 Conference Close

* Session and speakers are subject to change

31 October – 2 November 2018
THE STAR GOLD COAST, QLD 4218

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