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Day 2: Thursday 14 May 2020

8:00 am - 9:00 am
ComVec Exhibition Hub

BBQ Breakfast. Putting Green /Exhibition

9:00 am - 10:15 am

Presented by:

Andy King
Chief Executive Officer. Clean Power Hydrogen (CPH2)

10:15 am - 11:00 am
ComVec Exhibition Hub

Coffee break

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Main Plenary

Industry vision

HVIA’s new CEO Todd Hacking, is joined by a panel of respected regulatory leaders for an exploration into the current state of play, the obstacles and the opportunities ahead for the heavy vehicle industry including the…

Presented by:

Dr Gillian Miles.
Chief Executive Officer, National Transport Commission

Sal Petroccitto
National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Jessica Hall
Executive Director, Surface Transport Policy. Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
ComVec Exhibition Hub

Lunch

1:00 pm - 2:20 pm
Breakout 1

Body Fitment (1 & 2)

Ensuring maximum productivity benefits requires harmony between truck and trailer – ensuring not only that each component is fit for purpose – but that they are matched and specified for optimum compatibility. Essential insights for Engineers…

Breakout 2

Managing Compliance Costs

In its draft report into National Transport Regulatory Reform the Productivity Commission has recommended that the compliance costs that industry faces in meeting regulatory requirements should be monitored. Unfortunately, not all the compliance costs are direct…

Presented by:

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator
National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Breakout 3

Safety Forum

The compelling case for adopting safer trucks and trailers – Application of safety technology, particularly focusing on improving the uptake of safety technologies including: ABS, ESC, Autonomous braking, blind spot and lane keeping, adaptive cruise control…

Presented by:

Rachel Michaud
Knorr-Bremse

Shannon Kyle
Transport Solutions Specialist. Teletrac Navman

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Body Fitment (3 & 4)

Ensuring maximum productivity benefits requires harmony between truck and trailer – ensuring not only that each component is fit for purpose – but that they are matched and specified for optimum compatibility. Essential insights for Engineers…

Chain of Responsibility – sleeping giant

How has your business gone with the changes to CoR? Chain of Responsibility has incorporated maintenance since October 2018. The regulator talks about their experience in the field, areas of concern and the level of cover…

Presented by:

Ian Heathwood
Partner, Cornwalls Law + More

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator
National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Local government and essential services – harnessing other’s innovation

There is a lot going on in the essential services space. There are so many great innovations that are improving productivity, safety and cost benefits through the application of great ingenuity and innovation. That has always…

Presented by:

Mark Gjerek
Director. Mov3ment

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
ComVec Exhibition Hub

Coffee Break

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Main Plenary

A crystal ball

Looking at the national and world economy, supply and demand, shifting trends and the changing way freight is handled. All informed by the KPMG/HVIA heavy vehicle industry research project.

Presented by:

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
RACV Royal Pines – poolside

Closing Cocktail Function

ComVec 2020 Postponed

In response to the latest advice from State and Federal Governments, Heavy Vehicle Industry Australia (HVIA) has postponed ComVec 2020.

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