5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The QLD Young Professionals’ Network present an evening all about your transport story. Hear from speakers with topics ranging from their journey in the transport profession to how to get ahead and further your own career.
The evening will bring together professionals from various stages of their career to provide guidance to young professionals on how to get a start in the industry as well as tips on how to get ahead.
- Charlie Wayment – Transport Planner with DTMR. In his role, Charlie undertakes strategic transport planning, public transport infrastructure planning and transport demand management. During his studies he was awarded Planning Institute of Australia (PIA QLD) Best Graduating Prize (2016), Award for Planning Excellence – Outstanding Student Project (Commendation, 2014), Griffith University Awards for Academic Excellence (2014 & 2015) and the 2016 SSSI (QLD) GIS Prize). Additionally, Charlie is a Project Officer with the International Association of Public Transport Australia and New Zealand.
- David Balfe – Senior Transport Planner & Data Analyst with Veitch Lister Consulting. David has six years’ experience in transport planning, primarily in the public service. He has experience in public transit service design and policy, transport policy and planning, transport modelling and data analysis. His experience in public transport makes him a valuable member of project teams working on public transport infrastructure projects and network strategies.
Pizza, drinks and networking from 5:30pm with presentations commencing at 6:00pm
Venue: TMR Brisbane