Conference Day One: 5 March, 2019
Tuesday, March 5th, 2019
9:20 AM Keynote Presentation: Aligning Business Operations with Long Term Strategies in Port Development
In order to capitalise on growth in port development, it is important to understand the changing nature of Australia’s maritime industry, as well as the value shipping and marine trade has for both the Australian and international economy. Rochelle Macdonald, CEO of Mid West Ports will open the conference with a keynote presentation on setting effective asset management strategies to grow existing ports.
- Understanding Australia’s future shipping trends to capitalise on potential growth
- Defining how port developments and upgrades are funded
- Ensuring business strategies and budgeting remain at the centre of the organisation
- Identifying the ongoing repair and maintenance that can improve port reconstruction