Programme

Wednesday 21 March

RIMS Forum
Hosted by RIMS

0830  Welcome and opening
0845
  Keynote: A view from the outside – how’s the bigger picture looking?  Andrea Reeves, Office of the Auditor General
0910  Transport knowledge hub – having the right data and information to support evidence-based decision making.  Tim Herbert, Ministry of Transport
0935  You can pick your friends but not your family.  Phillipa O’Shea, Downer NZ
0957  Manawatu Gorge Project Update.  Ross I’Anson, NZ Transport Agency
1030  Morning tea
1100  Unsealed roads management.  David Hutchison, Downer NZ
1115  Road Efficiency Group – Why the focus on data quality?  Dawn Inglis, Manager – RATA, Waikato Road Asset Technical Accord and REG Data work group chair
1135  Unlocking our data – and getting it into the hands of the right people.  Graeme Mackin, Fulton Hogan
1155  IPWEA NZ Focus for 2019 and Beyond.  Samantha Gain, IPWEA NZ
1210  Q&A with the above presenters
1225  Lunch
1330  International Experiences Using dTIMS.  Rob Desanti & Paul O’Docherty, Deighton

1345  Digital Engineering for transport using BIM.  David Darwin, NZ Transport Agency
1405  How innovative fleet management solutions deliver better safety outcomes.  Rebecca Kemp & Guy Hocquard, EROAD
1425  Benchmarking between networks.  Seosamh Costello, Auckland University
1440  HSD Cracking 1st Adopter – HSD Cracking in the real world. 
Scott Verevis, Asset Management Engineers
1455  Q&A with above presenters
1505   Afternoon tea
1535  Rapid Downloads – table discussion
1640  Developing the Future – Civil Engineering Cadets in Local Government.  Richard Martin, NZIHT
1650 Wrap up and Close
1700  Happy hour
1930  Forum dinner with Award presentation and after dinner speaker Alicia McKay, Strategic Consultant – Local Government Specialist – optional

Thursday 22 March

Corridor Management – Hosted and sponsored by NZUAG
Optimised Decision Making – Hosted by IDS and Sponsored by Waugh Infrastructure Ltd
Procurement & Performance Monitoring – Hosted and sponsored by REG

0815 Welcome
0820  Keynote: Integrating climate change into Road Asset Management.  Chris Bennett, World Bank Group

  Corridor ManagementOptimised Decision MakingProcurement and Performance Monitoring
09105Intro from Chairs - Pio Terei and Brett NorthIntro from Chair - Grant HollandIntro from Chair - Shawn McKinley
091520NZUAG, the code review and you. Paul Swain & Ross MalcolmState of the IDS Nation. Elke Beca, OpusUsing procurement as an opportunity for improving social and environmental outcomes. Chris Bennett, World Bank Group
093520Oversize Loads and Corridor Management. Jonathan Bhana-Thomson, HHABenchmarking between networks Theuns Henning, IDSWhat does a successful procurement model look like? Rowan Kyle, Opus
095515CAR's in a growing METRO. Julia Jackson, Hamilton City CouncilMoisture testing for roads. Greg Arnold, Road ScienceRoad Efficiency Group (REG) - Procurement Work-Group 2018. Shawn McKinley, Central Hawkes Bay District Council
101010Q&A for above speakersQ&A for above speakersQ&A for above speakers
102030Morning teaMorning teaMorning tea
105020Collaborate our fibre future. Paul Leith, SPARKIDS Initiatives following strategic review. Ross Waugh, Waugh Infrastructure One for all, all for one - a common road maintenance contract for Northland's Councils. Simon Gough, GHD
111020Reinstatement, the top layer. Tracy-Leigh Bell, Timaru District Council Back to the future AMPs - learnings from 2017 AMP round. David FraserPerformance review and benchmarking - achieving more with less. Babak Bigdeli, Ventia
113020MyWorksites - Our experience. Laurence Jones, Auckland TransportBenefits in Systems Integration. Rob Desanti / Paul O'Docherty - DeightonHow to do Procurement Collaboration? Dave MacDonald
1150127 years on and how the code has been implemented. Nick Miskelly, ChorusMulti-Speed deflectometer. Gina Schmitz, GeoSolve Tracking operational performance measures. Danny Fitzgerald, Fulton Hogan
12028Q&A for above speakersQ&A for above speakersQ&A for above speakers
121560LunchLunchLunch
131515URM, Unreinforced Masonry, Owners, Consultants Contractors and the CM. Mike Scott, Miyamoto NZNew technologies and approaches to deterioration modelling in the operational context. Fritz Jooste, Lonrix Looking ahead: How the One network road classification performance measure reporting tool is showing the way! Simon Fendall, NZ Transport Agency
133015Plans in your hand. Phil Cornforth, Pelican Corp / BeforeudigA regional data collection strategy for Waikato Councils. Dawn Inglis, RATANZ Transport Agency Procurement manual Amendment 4. Bernie Cuttance, NZ Transport Agency
134512How do we comply? A Corridor Manager view. James Ting, Christchurch City CouncilPredicting the wall of wood. Hamish Featonby, Downer NZNPDC and sustainable supply chain contracting. David Langford, New Plymouth District Council
1357Q&A for above speakersODM through an array of tools. Theuns Henning, IDS Q&A for above speakers
14121412 - 1445 Expert Panel Q&A session - Code Review, KPI's, What do you want, What do your colleagues who are not here want. How to encourage buy in and involvement. Using laser scanning to collect surface data. Scott Verevis1405 - 1445
Expert Panel Q&A session - What is the best type of delivery model for Local Authorities - Panel Shawn McKinley, Bernie Cuttance, Dave MacDonald, David Langford & Dave Proctor
1427Q&A for above speakers
144530Afternoon teaAfternoon teaAfternoon tea

1515  Award of presentations – ODM & CM & Procurement
1525  Keynote: “Infrastructure in 2027: Dad, I’ll probably never drive a car”.  Warner Cowin, Height
1600  Close

The following programme is current as of 16 February, but subject to change.  The committee reserve the right to amend any component as required.  All changes will be updated on the website.