5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Celebrating International Women’s Day and Victoria’s first Chief Engineer
To celebrate International Women’s Day and Victoria’s first Chief Engineer we have organised an exciting event with key industry leaders.
Our key note speaker will be Dr Collette Burke – Victoria’s first Chief Engineer she will be sharing:
- Her vision and objectives for the role of Chief Engineer of Victoria.
- Views on the challenges and risks for Major Transport Projects in Victoria.
- Opportunities and strengths for Major Transport Project Delivery.
- Thoughts on improving diversity and participation of women in engineering.
Joining Collette, will be Louise Gartland – Executive Director People Culture and Strategy, VicRoads and Jodie Le – Senior Advisor Organisational Design and Architecture, Level Crossings Removal Authority (LXRA). Louise and Jodie will be sharing how each of their organisations is achieving greater female participation and the benefits it is delivering. The session will be chaired by Rachel Nicholls – Chair of Consult Australia Victorian Committee.
The Australian Institute of Traffic Planning and Management (AITPM), Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITEANZ) and Transport Australia society (TAs) welcome everyone from across the sector to come, catch-up and celebrate the successes of the industry.
Food and Drinks: Drinks and Food will be provided at this event.
This is a free event open to both men and women – all thanks to our major sponsor austraffic, and the AITPM, ITEANZ and TAs.
Venue: Henry and the Fox