The 2021 program will provide presentations on a wide range of subjects.
Wednesday 11 August
|8.00 am||Registration opens|
Registration opens Pick up your conference compendium and name badge.
|8.30 am||Official opening by Mayor Albert Jacob, City of Joondalup|
|8.45 am||KEYNOTE SPEAKER|
Mathew Gill, Former General Manager, Beaconsfield Mine
Beaconsfield—Never think it won’t happen to you
|9.45 am||Peter Hall, Project Manager, Wheatbelt Secondary Freight Network|
Road design and testing
|10.15–11.15 am||Extended Morning tea|
Visit our Exhibitors
David Waters, Client Manager, Brain Box
LGWA Brain Academy—What it will mean for you
|11.45 am||Adrian Warner, Road Safety Commissioner, Western Australia|
Michael Broadbridge, G11 Team
|1.15 –2.30 pm||Extended Lunch Break|
Visit our Exhibitors
|2.30 pm||Gretchen Lumsden, Institute of Weight and Life Management|
Ways to boost your mental health and positive thinking
|3.00–4.30 pm||Drinks will be provided outside only so that you can mingle with the exhibitors before getting ready for the night's entertainment.|
|7.30 pm||Great Gatsby Speakeasy Evening|
Canapés and Drinks throughout the evening.
Don’t forget to dress to impress—Flapper dresses for ladies and braces, violin cases and trilbies for men.
Thursday 12 August
|7.00 am||Buffet Breakfast in Pool side Marquee|
|8.00 am||Spruiking Internal stands|
5 minute sessions for all stand holders
|9.30 am||LG Works Annual General Meeting|
|10.15 am||Carol Redford, Astrotourism WA|
Dark Sky and Astrotourism Policy: what does it mean for Local Government?
|10.45 am||Brunch—inside and out|
Last chance to visit the exhibitors
|11.45 am||Exhibitor’s presentation of prizes|
|12.00 pm||Emma Horsefield, Safety Program Manager, LGIS|
WHS What’s it all about?
Current legislation and future legislation—what do we need to know? What are the core differences? What does it all mean? More importantly, how can we keep everyone safe so that they return home safe and well to their families.
|12.30 pm||Tony Hemming, Arena Manager, Optus Stadium|
How to look after a multi-purpose grass area
|1.00 pm||Closing remarks|
Ken Markham, President, LGWA Inc
|Bus trip to Optus Stadium for those who have booked|
The coach will leave at 2.00pm from the hotel reception and return to the hotel at 5.00pm.