8:30 am - 4:30 pm
The Australian Institute of Traffic Planning and Management, Cessnock City Council and Transport Australia Society are co-hosting the AITPM Hunter Regional Seminar.
The Seminar gives opportunities for those working in road safety, traffic engineering and transport planning to keep up to date on significant regional projects, share learnings and develop professional networks.
Lunch and tea break catering provided.
- $20 for AITPM, Transport Australia Society, Engineers Australia members (requires membership number)
- $50 for Non-members
Places are limited and registration is required by 12pm midday Thursday, 15 November 2018.
Why not visit the many attractions of the Hunter Valley and enjoy a weekend away? Accommodation at reasonable rates is available at the Cumberland Motor Inn within 400m of the venue.
Information on accommodation, things to do and places to see may be found at: www.huntervalleyvisitorcentre.com.au
For seminar information contact Michael Kolos, 0409 041 442, firstname.lastname@example.org
|8:30am||Registration, Tea, Coffee|
|9:00am||Seminar Welcome||Brendyn Williams|
|9:05am||Cessnock City Council Welcome||Mayor Councillor Bob Pynsent|
|9:15am||Newcastle Light Rail||Ewen Henderson, Project Manager, Roads and Utilities||Transport for NSW|
|9:55am||How to safely drop-off/pick-up over 300 students near a highway – Dalwood Road Bus Interchange||Warren Jeffery, Road Safety Officer
Sam Mackie, Projects Engineer
|Cessnock City Council|
|11:05am||Vibrant Spaces Experiment in Taree||Richard Wheatley, Senior Transport Engineer||Midcoast Council|
|11:45am||Newcastle Inner City Bypass – Rankin Park to Jesmond||Matthew Mate, Project Development Manager
Steve Dalley, Project Manager
|Roads and Maritime Services|
|1:25pm||Regional Parking Policy. Does it have a role in planning for Greater Newcastle?||Mark Waugh, Transport Engineer||Better Transport Futures|
|1:55pm||Making Newcastle Active – Engaging for Active Transport, and Richmond Vale Rail Trail||Natalie McCabe, Senior Transport Strategist
Geoff Wickens, Project Manager
|Newcastle City Council|
|3:05pm||The Levee – The Heart of Maitland||Scott Henderson, Infrastructure Planning Engineering Coordinator||Maitland City Council|
|3:45pm||Event Traffic Planning and Supercars||Drew Fergusson-Tait||Newcastle City Council|
|4:25pm||Concluding Remarks||Brendyn Williams|
Access is via Cumberland Street near Cooper Street Recommend parking at the Cumberland Street public car park between Cooper Street and Hall Street. This parking is free and has no time restriction. There is also nearby on-street parking, most of which has no time restriction. The Council Staff Car Park has a few time restricted visitor parking spaces.