PRESENTER INFORMATION

Full Papers, Extended Abstract Required and Speaker Notes

SUMMARY CHECKLIST

Speakers to Register    by Friday 7 June 2019
Changes to Abstracts    by Friday 24 May 2019
Full Papers/Extended Abstracts submitted by Friday 24 May 2019
Presentations to be forwarded    by Friday 23 August 2019

FULL PAPER OR AN EXTENDED ABSTRACT

While full papers are preferred from those who are accepted to give an oral presentation, an extended abstract of about two pages will be accepted instead of a full paper. The deadline for full paper / extended submission is Friday 24 May 2019. When your full paper or extended abstract is complete, please email it to amy@eastcoastconferences.com.au in Word or PDF format.

GUIDELINES FOR FULL PAPERS

Please refer to full paper guideline document or extended abstract guideline document both located on the Conference website.

REGISTRATION DETAILS

If you have not already registered, please complete and return the registration form with full payment to the Conference Managers.  Secure online registration is also available on the conference website www.ipwc.com.au. The deadline for all presenters to register is Friday 7 June 2019.                       

Call for Abstracts

CLOSED

The call for abstracts is now closed. We thank all participants for their contributions.  

Successful abstracts will be notified by March 2019

THEMES / TOPICS

The Conference Organising Committee invites submission of abstracts to be considered for presentation at the conference. The following is a guide only and abstracts are welcome on other topics that might be of interest.

Innovative Urban Renewal

  • Urban Renewals
  • Sustainable Infrastructure
  • Public Works Best Practice

Managing Environment and Climate Change

  • Climate Change
  • Coastal and Foreshore Works
  • Environmental Management
  • Sustainable Communities
  • Managing Drought

Project Management and Delivery

  • Procurement & Contracts
  • Project Management
  • Urban Design

The Future

  • Demographic Trends
  • Drones
  • Future Focus
  • Robotics
  • Smart Cities
  • Technology & Innovation
  • Future of Work

Communication

  • Communications
  • Community Engagement

Roads and Transport

  • Bridges
  • Road Pavement Management & Technology
  • Road Safety and Traffic Management
  • Roads and Transport
  • Parking
  • Rail, Ports & Airports
  • Innovations in Road Maintenance

Asset Management

  • Innovative Asset Management
  • Levels of Service
  • Project Prioritisation
  • Maintenance Management

Emergency Management

Waste Management

Governance

  • Finance and Funding Issues
  • Organisational Management
  • Risk Management
  • Public Works for the Future
  • Solutions to Reduce Costs

People and Culture

  • Attracting & Retaining Staff
  • Workforce Development
  • Employee Management
  • Health and Safety
  • Future of Work

Stormwater, Water and Wastewater

  • Stormwater Management
  • Water & Wastewater

Emerging leaders

  • Developing young talent pool
  • Attracting people to the industry
  • Communications and mentoring

Critical Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline: CLOSED

Presenter Notification: March 2019

Full Paper or Extended Abstract Submission: 24 May 2019

Author Registration Deadline: 7 June 2019

Early Bird Registration Closes: 21 June 2019