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2016 Census Unpacked, September Hot Topics
Allan Tranter, Creating Communities


'Designing WA' October Hot Topics
Glen Finn, Director Urban Design and Development, Department of Planning

'Better Suburbs=Better Cities: Delivering a liveable city for all' September Luncheon
Michael Glendinning, Director, RPS

'Implementing Planning for Bushfire Protection' August Hot Topcis
Ben Harvey, Director Policy and Priority Initiatives, Department of Planning
Murray Carter, Director, Office of Bushfire Risk Management
Kim Lawrance, General Manager Development WA, Satterley Property Group
Stephen Cain, Chief Executive Officer, City of Cockburn

'What is our Water Future?' July Luncheon

Hon. Mia Davis, Minister for Water
Sue Murphy, Chief Executive Officer, Water Corporation

Members Only Briefing: EPBC Act


Strata Title Reform: Decisions Made
Sean Macfarlane, Senior Lawyer, Strata Titles Act Reform, Landgate
  Case Study
  Strata Reform Information Flyer

Innovation 2016 Showcase
Ian Meachem, Engenuity Consulting Engineers
Peter Bowyer, The Civil Group
Shelley Shepherd, Essential Environmental & Markus Botte, IPWEA

Greg Carter, Homebuyers Centre - contact Haylee Shaw at ABN Group (haylees@abngroup.com.au)



November Half Day Forum - The Next Big Small Thing
Stuart Marsland, Associate Principal, ROTHELOMAN
Jane Bennett, Director, CLE Town Planning + Design - Contact CLE for further information, 08 9382 1233
Greg Carter, General Manager, Homebuyers Centre
Don Crellin, General Manager, Resolve Finance
Greg Rowe, Principal, Rowe Group
Luke Willcock, General Manager Metropolitan, LandCorp

October Hot Topics - Pathway to the Strategic Assessment: Where are we now?
Dr Paul Vogel, Chairman, EPA
Simon Taylor, Director, Cabinet and Policy Division, Department of Premier and Cabinet

July Luncheon
Hon Colin Holt, Minister for Housing

June Hot Topics

David Cresp, Direcotr Economics and Market Research, URBIS

Sustainability Forum

Nadja Kampfhenkel, Sustainability Manager WA, Lend Lease
Alison Fleming, Strata Title Act Reform Project Lead Lawyer, Landgate
John Wood, Founder & Managing Director, National Lifestyle Villages
Jack Quigley, Founder & Managing Director, CrowdfundUP
Tom McHugh, Manager Road Network Operation, Main Roads Western Australia

May Luncheon - But What Does it Mean? The detailed vision for greater Perth unpacked.

Eric Lumsden, Chair, Western Australian Planning Commission
Paul Lakey, President, UDIA WA

Density 2015 Forum

Tim Dawkins, Associate Director, URBIS
Damian Stone, Y Research
Samantha Reece, Director, Property ESP
Cliff Frewing, Chief Executive Officer, City of South Perth

April Hot Topics

Ben Harvey, A/Executive Director, Infrastructure, Projects, Policy and Research, Department of Planning


November South West Breakfast Plus
Paul Sheedy, CEO, Shire of Capel

Darren Walsh & Roger Banks, Strategen

Debra Goostrey, CEO, UDIA

Mike Archer, CEO, City of Busselton

November Market Predictions Lunch
David Cannington, Senior Property Analyst Property Research, ANZ Research

Hot Topics Breakfast: Bushfire Policy Framework

Alice Brown, Department of Planning
Roger Banks, Strategen

Hot Topics Breakfast: Delivering Density
Arun Broadhurst


Hot Topics Breakfast - Does it Fit?
How we deal with the shrinking lot size

Debra Goostrey, CEO, UDIA WA

March Luncheon - Are we doomed to repeat the boom?

Debra Goostrey, CEO, UDIA WA

Hot Topics Breakfast - Estate Statistics

Debra Bambrook, Managing Director, SMR

Hot Topics Breakfast - R Codes
Cameron Leckey, CLE Town Planning + Design


Len Kosova, City of Wanneroo
Don Cummins, Department of Water
Jason Hick 
, Emerge Associates and Chris Newton, Emerge Associates
Martin Gaedke, Lend Lease and Luke Willcock, LandCorp
David Horn, GHD
Meredith Blais, Water Corporation
Samantha Thompson, Taylor Burrell Barnett

UDIA Curtin University Sustainability Conference
Dr Reena Tiwari, Curtin University
Jim Singleton, Greencap ENV Australia
Mark Paterson, CSIRO
Josh Byrne, Josh Byrne & Associates
Dr Ryan Falconer, ARUP

Dr Martin Anda, Murdoch University
Jemma Green, Curtin University

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki - not available

Conference Program

Hot Topics Breakfast
Employment self sufficiency: good policy or pipe dream
Michael Chappell, Pracsys
Daniel Arndt, City of Cockburn

UDI Breakfast - Great Expectations - The Market in 2013 
Alan Langford, Bankwest 
Tim Connoley, UDIA WA 


UDIA November Lunch - Market Predictions 
Paul Braddick, ANZ

UDIA State Conference                                 

Steve Howard, Global Foundations  
Steve Melhuish, PropertyGurus  
Mark Wallace, RPS  
John Williams, JonesLangLaselle 
Sean Henriques, Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority 
Troy Leber, Bankwest 
Alan Langford, Bankwest  
Debra Bambrook, Strategic Marketing & Research 
Tina Zhou, Squire Sanders

UDIA October Hot Topics: Sterilisation or Salvation- setbacks and buffers in planning

Glen McLeodGlen Mcleod Pty Ltd 

UDIA AGM September Luncheon: From Last to First in One Bold Step

Steve Albin, UDIA NSW 

UDIA September Hot Topics: Liveable Neighbourhoods Under the Microscope

Evan Jones, Acuitus

Powerpoint Presentation

Presentation Notes

Paul Ellenbroek, Department of Planning

UDIA July Hot Topics: FIFO & the Development Industry

Allan Tranter, Creating Communities Australia 

UDIA July Luncheon: Are you ready for the transformation?
Mark Wallace, RPS 

UDIA Future of Public Open Spacse Forum
Notes for the POS Forum

Trevor Shilton, National Heart Foundation 
Michael Cooper
, Department of Education  
Paul Lakey
, Peet Limited 
Dion Warnock
, Lend Lease 

UDIA South West Event: Gloom or Boom- Population Growth in the South West

Mike Archer, City of Busselton 
Paul Sheedy, Shire of Capel

UDIA May Luncheon: Let the Sunshine In

Jeremy Miller, Sustainability House

UDIA Hot Topics: So why don't developers recycle?

Francis Burke, Earthcare Consulting

UDIA Hot Topics: Pilbara Cities 

Keith Anthonisz, Pilbara Cities Office


Chris Caton, BT Chief Economist 
Dr. Peter Ellyard
, Futurist 
John Thomas
, Head of Global Real Estate and US Partner, Squire Sanders  
Prof. Peter Newman
, Professor of Sustainability, Curtin University 
Sam Walsh
 (audio file only 41.28 mins), CEO, Iron Ore Australia, Rio Tinto 
Prof. Richard Welle
r, University of Western Australia


UDIA Hot Topics: Affordability- the Journey Continues

Malcolm MacKay, mackay urban design

UDIA November Luncheon Market Predictions

Paul Braddick, ANZ

2011 UDIA State Conference @ Bunker Bay Resort

Malcolm MacKay, mackay urban design 
"Putting the Pieces Together: What Communities Want, What Communities Need" 
Paul Robertson, Nyamba Buru Yawuru
"Bringing the Community With You" 
Luke Wilcock, Landcorp
"One Size Doesn't Fit All: The Development Experience Around the State" 
Dare Kavanagh, Housing NSW
"Turning the Tide: Managing Your Project for Great Community Results" 
Maurice Spillane, State Administrative Tribunal
"The SAT Factor" 
Urban Development Index Breakfast
Contact UDIA for the
 Colliers International Presentation


Market Predictions Luncheon

Paul Braddick, ANZ

Directions 2031+ Forum

James Best, Mayor of South Perth
Gary Prattley, WAPC Chairman
Steve Ryan, Planning Manager - Central Metro Sub Region 
John Chortis, Director Infrastructure Plannng Coordination
Peter Howard, Manager Land Planning Section, Water Corporation
David Bones, Branch Manager Network Planning & Development, Wester Power
Cameron Bulstrode, Director, Peel Sub Region
Alix Rhodes, Director, Directions 2031 Implementation

UDIA State Conference

only those presentations where permission has been granted by the speaker are provided

Colin Bear - Landmatters
Lex Barnett - Taylor Burrell Barnett
Paul Wilson - Minter Ellison
Luke Willcock - LandCorp 
Anne Waugh
 - Mirvac 
Peter Sherrie
 - UDIA National

South West Luncheon

Cheryl Edwardes, Minter Ellison Lawyers

July Luncheon

David Hutton, Lend Lease

Urban Development Index - Market Breakfast

Duncan Caldwell, ANZ Institutional Property Group
Debra Goostrey, UDIA WA

UDIA May Luncheon

Duncan Caldwell, ANZ Institutional Property Group
Darren Cooper, PEET Limited - contact 08 9420 1111
Gary Prattley, Chair WAPC

UDIA Urban Futures Forum

Dr Lisa Wood,  Centre for the Built Environment and Health, UWA
Alex Bruce, blc - Energy Solutions
Peter Newman, Curtin University 
Brian McMahon, Parsons Brinckerhoff
Professor Tony Wong, AECOM

UDIA March Luncheon

Eric Lumsden, Department of Planning
Kim Taylor, Department of Water
Dr Paul Vogel, Environmental Protection Authority

Bushfires Forum, February

Rod Rose, Eco Logical Australia
Ralph Smith, FESA
Margie Tannock, Minter Ellison Lawyers Michael