Current as at 11 January, however the programme is subject to change

Tuesday 9 March 2021 – hosted by Waugh Infrastructure Management Ltd

0900Opening / welcome
Councillor Keith Price
0920Keynote: To be confirmed
1000Keynote: From Taxes to Tolls. Stephen Selwood
1030Morning tea - sponsored by
Under 35 presentations x 5
1100How do you prioritise work on bridges? Kyle Blyth, WSP
1113Viewing the State Highway through a customer-tinted lens. Philip van der Wel, Lonrix
1126Speaker to be confirmed
1139Telling the story: Supplementing pavement deterioration modelling. Kevin Wu, WSP
1152IDS Model updates. Gemma Mathieson, WSP
1205Lunch - sponsored by
1305Rapid Downloads
1410Treatment prediction using machine learning techniques. Sean Rainsford, Fulton Hogan
1422Finding the value of materials testing, a field study. David Alexander, Road Science
1437Road Network performance monitoring and management guideline. Theuns Henning, IDS & University of Auckland
1447Putting TSD on the map - spatially representing traffic speed deflectometer data. Grant Clarke, Downer
1505Afternoon tea
1535RIMS Update
1545Red Bridge investigation. Anu Ileperuma, Hastings District Council and Natalia Uran, WSP
1600The new Candidate Selection Algorithm Project: What, Who, Why, When. Mike Tapper, Beca
1620Keynote: Lifting Human Potential. Chuck Dowell, Launch Complex 1 Manager
1705Wrap up / close
1715Happy hour
1930Forum Mix N Mingle - Wine tasting with Villa Maria, Napier Conference Centre


Wednesday 10 March 2021

0825Keynote: Kate Meyer, Beca
0900Transition to streams - Utility access to transport corridors & 2020 Vision

Utility Access to Transport Corridors Stream Programme – hosted by NZUAG

0910Introduction from Chair
0915Setting the scene. Paul Swain & Tracy Bell, Paul Swain Consulting & Timaru DC
0935Feeling roadblocked when it comes to entering KiwiRail's corridor? Bryce Ongley, Kiwi Rail
0955Better, Longer, Faster! Andrew Healy, beforeUdig
1010Q&A for the above speakers
1020Morning tea - sponsored by
1050Third party damage (TPD) of utility assets in Transport Corridors. Rene DÁth, First Gas
1110When nothing is going right ... Go left!!!! Tanya Bowers, Chorus
1125Havelock North Trunk Water Main – Maximising collaboration to minimise disruption. James Hopgood and Shaun Penprase, Stantec
1145The voice of the contractor. Kerry Hunter, Isaac Construction Limited
1205Q&A for the above speakers
1215Lunch - sponsored by
1315Adam Du Fall, Power Co
1335Look how far we have come. Tracy Bell, Timaru District Council
1355What have you got to lose? Nothing. Who does it affect? Everyone. James Ting, Christchurch City Council
1415Q&A for the above speakers
1425Panel of experts
1445Afternoon tea

Beyond 20/20 Stream Programme – co hosted by IDS & REG

0910Introduction from Chair
0915An evidence-based approach for value for money assessment of Roading Infrastructure in New Zealand. Harish Shivaramu, Auxilium Ltd
0935Keeping good roads good - how much is enough? Elke Beca, WSP
0955Culture Eats Strategy for Breakfast - Putting People front and centre. Craig Thew, REG Convenor and Hastings District Council
1010Q&A for the above speakers
1020Morning tea - sponsored by
1102Deriving value from high speed data. Alison Tomlinson, Queenstown Lakes DC
1117Unblocking the flow of data. Danny Fitzgerald, Fulton Hogan
1132REG; Enabling the Transport sector to succeed. Sandra King
1152Q&A for the above speakers
1215Lunch - sponsored by
1315A simplified approach to forward works plan modelling to address deterioration rate uncertainty. Ted James
1325Getting it Right - continually improving the sectors data quality. Tony Lange, NZ Transport Agency
1340The Asset Management Data Standard (AMDS) project. Michaela James, NZ Transport Agency
1355The use of genetic algorithms in Road Maintenance Optimisation. Fritz Jooste, Lonrix
1415Not ABC - Another business case! Grant Holland and Ross Waugh, Waugh Infrastructure Management Limited
1430Q&A for above speakers
1445Afternoon tea
1515Awards / Exhibitor draw
1525Deb's Diversity Download. Dr Deborah Lind, Harrison Grierson