Environmental Consulting - Future Proofing one-day event

The ECA has invited environmental experts from overseas, interstate and WA to provide a global, national and local perspective on our industry. Join our experts as they share their thoughts and experiences in consulting, finance and law, federal and state government to provide expertise in all areas of future proofing in the environmental consultant industry.

The ECA is delighted to invite you to a jam-packed, relevant, interesting and informative one-day event which will have great interest to our members and all environmental consultants.

Sessions throughout the day will cover the following areas:

Global Market Trends and Drivers
• Market Outlook for the next five years
• Historic growth trends national and international
• What can we learn / expect from interstate and international experiences?
• What are the traditional consulting services and which ones are at greatest risk or have the greatest potential for growth?
• What is inhibiting growth in traditional consulting services?
• What are the opportunities for tapping into international consulting?

The Local Market
• Local trends / markets opportunities/ growth areas in WA
• Increased opportunities in new areas
• Industry accreditation – pro’s and con’s

A Government Perspective
• How do government and consultancies work together – our challenges/aims/future targets?
• Are changes to government legislation and regulator policy hindering growth?
• IBSA – will it really work?

Contemporary Case Studies and Technical challenges
• Case studies and examples of complex projects – what can we learn?
• EIA - the future
• Approaches to developing strategies for boom and bust

A detailed event program can be found Here

Start Date
November 07, 2018
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Technology Park Bentley-Conference & Function Centre, Bentley
2 Brodie-Hall Dr, Bentley WA 6102
Confirmed speakers:
Keryn James - Global Chief Executive of ERM

Darren Murphy, Principal Mine Closure Consultant, Golder

Ben Oakley, Hunter Executive (Environmental Recruiting)

Michael Voros, Herbert Smith Freehills (Environmental legal challenges and the Biodiversity Act)

Germaine Larcombe, DWER (Environmental accreditation)

Darren Pavic, BRIC Insurances - challenges in environmental insurance into the future

Suzanne Brown – Manager Drainage and Liveable Communities, Water Corporation

Kim Taylor – former EPA Service Unit General Manager

Chris Gentle – WABSI Information Management Node Program Director

Jamie Shaw – Technical Director, AECOM

Michelle Rhodes – Director, 360 Environmental

Gavin Price – Head of Environment, BHP Billiton
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Environmental Consulting - Future Proofing one-day event