• ADM Defence Estate and Base Services Summit

    Legislation, collaboration and innovation driving the future of the defence estate

    New Date Announced: 13 December 2021
    Hotel Realm Canberra

    Book Now REGISTER YOUR INTEREST

EVENT POSTPONED TO 13 December 2021
In light of the recent COVID-19 outbreak in NSW the ADM and Informa Australia believe it is the best interests of public safety to postpone the ADM Defence Estate and Base Services Summit. New dates have now been confirmed. All existing bookings will transfer to the new date. If you have any queries in the meantime, please contact: info@informa.com.au or call 02 9080 4307

Overview

The Summit’s unique, interactive environment fosters effective partnering between Defence and Industry; a critical factor in achieving mutually beneficial outcomes. Combined with unrivaled insights, high-level debate and the very latest innovations designed to support our armed forces, it once again ensure an unmissable program.

Speakers

The Hon Melissa Price MP
Minister for Defence Industry

Daniel Fankhauser
First Assistant Secretary – Infrastructure, Department of Defence

Monique Hamilton
First Assistant Secretary Service Delivery, Department of Defence

Luke McLeod
Assistant Secretary Base Services Transformation Branch, Department of Defence

Tristan Rees
Defence Manager,
Duratec

David Atkins
A/Director Indigenous Affairs,
Department of Defence

Gavin Campbell
Executive General Manager – Defence, Ventia

Sue McGready
General Manager Strategy, Relationships and Growth,
Downer

Steve Margetic
Managing Director,
Sitzler

RADM Clint Thomas (Ret’d)
Defence – Managing Director,
Serco

Mike Rinaudo
Defence Sector Leader,
ADCO

Brad Robbins
Managing Director – Operations, Defence & FMO, BGIS

Quentin Flowers
National Defence Manager,
Icon

Dr Sarah Richards
Senior Principal Geoenvironmental Engineer,
Tetra Tech

Jacqui Hallchurch
Environment Leader – Defence,
GHD

Agenda

WELCOME RECEPTION | 12 December 2021

19:00-20:30

Hotel Realm, 18 National Circuit, Canberra ACT 2600
The Australian Defence Magazine and Department of Defence will be hosting welcome drinks for all delegates attending the Defence Estate and Base Services Summit. The reception will feature a Keynote address (Speaker TBC). It is an excellent opportunity to come and liaise with your colleagues at the Hotel Realm, Canberra. This function is included in your delegate registration.

Welcome Address:
Matthew Theoharous, Executive General Manager – Defence Business Unit, Lendlease

13 December 2021

08:15

Welcome to Country

Paul House, Ngambri and Ngunnawal Traditional Custodian

08:20

Opening Remarks from the Chair

08:30

MINISTERIAL ADDRESS |

The Hon Melissa Price MP, Minister for Defence Industry

08:40

KEYNOTE | Current Significant Estate & Infrastructure Group Projects

Incoming Deputy Secretary – Estate & Infrastructure Group, Department of Defence

09:10

KEYNOTE |Transforming Defence Base Services

Luke McLeod, Assistant Secretary Base Services Transformation, Department of Defence

09:50

The view from both sides: reflections of a former Director General Estate Service Delivery now in Industry

Sue McGready, General Manager Strategy, Relationships and Growth, Downer

10:10

KEYNOTE | Sustainable use of resources in enabling Defence capability

Dr Sarah Richards, Senior Principal Geoenvironmental Engineer Tetra Tech

10:30

Welcome to Morning Tea

RADM Clint Thomas (Ret’d), Defence – Managing Director, Serco

10:35

Morning Tea & Networking Break

11:10

KEYNOTE | The Defence Infrastructure Environment

Daniel Fankhauser, First Assistant Secretary – Infrastructure, Department of Defence

11:30

PANEL | Transitioning to a more Sustainable Defence Estate

  • Putting Defence at the forefront of global efforts to improve sustainability and minimise negative environmental impacts
  • Improving efficiency and creating forward thinking resource management strategies
  • Understanding, managing, and mitigating the impacts of Defence activities

Mike Rinaudo, Defence Sector Leader, ADCO
Senior Representative, Department of Defence

12:10

Defence Indigenous Strategic Agenda

David Atkins, A/Director Indigenous Affairs, Department of Defence

12:20

Defence Indigenous Initiatives

Senior Representative, Department of Defence
Senior Representative, National Indigenous Australians Agency

12:50

Welcome to Lunch

Steve Margetic, Managing Director, Sitzler

12:55

Lunch

14:00

Service Delivery

Monique Hamilton, First Assistant Secretary Service Delivery, Department of Defence

14:20

PANEL | How can a best practice collaborative contracting framework best support Defence’s transformation model and E&IG service delivery plan.

How does the future workspace operate under this model due to more delegated decision making and empowerment because people aren’t working in a centralised environment?

Gavin Campbell, Executive General Manager – Defence, Ventia
Brad Robbins, Managing Director – Operations, Defence & FMO, BGIS
Monique Hamilton, First Assistant Secretary Service Delivery, Department of Defence
Tristan Rees – Defence Manager, Duratec

15:10

Afternoon Tea & Networking Break

15:40

PANEL | Managing & Mitigating Site Contamination and the Improvement in Remediation Techniques

Jacqui Hallchurch, Environment Leader – Defence, GHD
Senior Representative, Department of Defence

16:20

Darumbal-Defence partnership on Shoalwater Bay Training Area

  • Darumbal and Defence Journey – Darumbal ILUA creating Jobs and Opportunities at SWBTA
  • Darumbal contribution to Capability and Training Area Sustainability
  • The Tunuba Story
  • Darumbal and Defence – The Future Direction

Nhaya Nicky Hatfield – Darumbal Elder:
COL Kevin Packham – DG USFPI & ASMTI, Department of Defence
Patrice Brown – Tunuba Director
Malcom Mann – Darumbal People Aboriginal Corporation Director:

17:00

Address from Networking Drinks Sponsor

Quentin Flowers, National Defence Manager, Icon

17:05

Closing Remarks from the Chair & Networking Drinks

Pricing

* To qualify for the SME rate, your organisation must have fewer than 200 employees globally

General Pricing
$2,095 +GST

STANDARD RATE

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Defence, SME Pricing
$1,495 +GST

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Virtual Pass
$595 +GST

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General Pricing
$2,295 +GST

FULL RATE

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Book from 1 December 2021

Defence, SME Pricing
$1,695 +GST

FULL RATE

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Virtual Pass
$695 +GST

FULL RATE

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Sponsors

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Welcome Reception Sponsor

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Water Bottle Sponsor

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Exhibitors

Venue

Hotel Realm Canberra
18 National Circuit
Canberra ACT 2600

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