Symposium Programme

8.00 – 9.00AM REGISTRATION
9.00 – 9.15AM WELCOME SPEECH BY MR. PRATARP SINGH, PRESIDENT, SOUTH PACIFIC ENGINEERS ASSOCIATION
9.15 – 9.30AM SYMPOSIUM INAUGURATION BY HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT, MAJOR-GENERAL (Ret’d) JIOJI KONUSI KONROTE
9.30 – 10.00AM TC WINSTON (FEB; 2016) – IMPACT ON FIJI, RESPONSE AND RECOVERY AND LESSONS LEARNT
HON; INIA SERUIRATU, MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE, RURAL & MARITIME DEVELOPMENT & NATIONAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT & METEOROLOGICAL SERVICES. REPUBLIC OF FIJI
10.00 – 10.20AM BREAK
10.20 – 11.00AM DAMAGE, RECOVERY AND RESILIENCE – 2010 TO 2011 CANTERBURY AND 2016 KAIKOURA EARTHQUAKES, A CASE STUDY
PROF; BRENDON BRADLEY, UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY, NEW ZEALAND
11.00 – 11.40AM ANTI – CORRUPTION AND ISO 37001 “ANTI – BRIBERY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS” (ABMS) STANDARD AND GOOD GOVERNANCE
DR. MARLENE KANGA, PRESIDENT, WORLD FEDERATION OF ENGINEERING ORGANIZATIONS (WFEO), AUSTRALIA
11.40 – 12.20PM GLOBAL INFRASTRUCTURE OUTLOOK – CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES (INCLUDING UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS)
MR. STEVEN HONG, SENIOR MANAGER, GLOBAL INFRASTRUCTURE HUB (GI HUB), G20 INITIATIVE, AUSTRALIA
12.20 – 1.20PM LUNCH
1.20 – 2.00PM PLANNING, MANAGEMENT & MAINTENANCE STRATEGIES IN RESILIENT INFRASTRUCTURE
MR. JACK WHELAN, SECRETARIAT MANAGER, PACIFIC REGION INFRASTRUCTURE FACILITY (PRIF), AUSTRALIA
2.00 – 2.40PM INTERGRATED INFRASTRUCTURE ASSET MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT/REPORTING
MR. CHRIS CHAMPION, SECRETARY GENERAL, INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF MUNICIPAL ENGINEERING (IFME), AUSTRALIA
2.40 – 3.00PM BREAK
3.00 – 3.40PM INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCING OF GREEN INVESTMENT PROJECTS AND PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP
MR. MARCO YAMAGUCHI, PRINCIPAL INVESTMENT SPECIALIST & GCF LIAISON, GLOBAL GREEN GROWTH INSTITUTE, SONGDO, KOREA.
3.40 – 4.20PM ENHANCING INFRASTRUCTURE SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH TECHNICAL STANDARDS
MR. PETER KELLY, INFRASTRUCTURE ADVISER, BANKS AND INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCE BRANCH, MULTILATERAL DEVELOPMENT AND FINANCE DIVISION, DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND TRADE, CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA
4.20 – 5.00PM PANEL DISCUSSION
5.00 – 6.00PM MEETING WITH DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS
7.00 – 10.00PM PRIVATE DINNER BY INVITATION