The NT Transport Infrastructure Summit brings together key industry experts and opinion leaders in the transport sector.
The planning, implementation and maintenance of transport infrastructure projects is of crucial importance for Northern Territory's productivity and prosperity.
Now in its 7th year, the Northern Territory Transport Infrastructure Summit is the only event that focuses solely on the particularities and difficulties in implementing new transport infrastructure projects at Australia's top end.
CONFIRMED SPEAKERS INCLUDE:
Terry O'Connor, Chief Executive Officer, Darwin Port Corporation
Ernie Wanka, Executive Director of Roads, NT Department of Transport
Mr Karmjit Singh, Chairman, CILT Singapore
Peter Goed, Chairman, CILTA NT andamp; Northern Territory Business Council
Glen Gorton, Manager ABU Supply Chain, ConocoPhillips andamp; Director, Chamber of Commerce NT
Louise Bilato, Executive Officer, NT Road and Transport Association
Phil McKeiver, Partner, Gilbert andamp; Tobin Lawyers
Key issues will include:
Delivering a transport network to support The Territory's economic growth
Outlining current government transport infrastructure project priorities
Transport's role in securing the NT's place as a key player in ‘The Asian Century
Generating private investment in transport projects
Transport strategies to connect remote and regional communities
Expanding and maintaining road networks
Examining the role of rail freight
Is a dedicated bulk commodity port for Darwin a viable option?