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    NatRoad Conference 2018
    NatRoad Conference 2018
    National Road Transport Association
    THIS EVENT IS 100% FREE!

    About the Conference


    Each year, the NatRoad conference brings together the who’s-who of the trucking industry in one location.


    The 2018 NatRoad Conference will once again host an audience of influential industry leaders, politicians, regulators, business owners and suppliers in a dynamic set-up. 



    Why you should attend


    NatRoad is getting bigger and better in 2018. This year, the conference will turn it up a gear and encourage businesses to ‘Power Up!’ their thinking. The two-day event will feature sessions revealing the biggest opportunities for businesses to improve their productivity and efficiency whilst tackling some of the industry’s most challenging topics. 


    The 2018 conference will have something for everyone, with parallel sessions designed to help large business as well as small operators. Delegates will walk away from the conference with practical tools to apply to their business and "big-thinking" inspiration for future planning.



    Bring the Family


    Why not make it a family holiday? With the conference wrapping up on Saturday evening it's the perfect chance to share Father's Day (Sunday) with your family on the picturesque Hamilton Island.

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    All times are Lord Howe Standard Time (unless otherwise specified)
    Event Dates
    AUG
    31
    FRIDAY
    to
    SEP
    01
    SATURDAY
    Registration Closes
    August 09, 2018 @ 11:55 pm
    Where It's Happening
    Address
    Hamilton Island Conference Centre
    Whitsundays 4803
    Hamilton Island, QL  AUSTRALIA
    Summary Agenda
    MAIN AGENDA
    Thursday, August 30
    5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
    Transport Super Barefoot & Bubbles Welcome Drinks
    Friday, August 31
    8:50 AM to 9:10 AM
    Welcome to the Conference
    9:10 AM to 9:30 AM
    Deputy Prime Minister's Opening Address
    9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
    Heavy Vehicle National Law Review
    10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
    Mass Distance Location Charging
    10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    Morning Tea
    11:00 AM to 11:20 AM
    Tailoring your Finance Systems to the Industry
    11:20 AM to 11:50 AM
    Navigating Change and Regulation in the Industry
    11:50 AM to 12:10 PM
    Bridging the Driver Gap: The NatRoad Solution
    12:10 PM to 1:00 PM
    Last Man Standing: Road to Gold, Steven Bradbury
    1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
    Lunch & Exhibition
    1:45 PM to 2:30 PM
    Business Insurance
    2:30 PM to 3:10 PM
    Forum 1 - General and Container Goods
    2:30 PM to 3:10 PM
    Forum 1 - Heavy Recovery Vehicles
    2:30 PM to 3:10 PM
    Forum 1 - Liquid & Dry Bulk
    3:15 PM to 3:55 PM
    Forum 2 - Dimensional/Dangerous Goods
    3:15 PM to 3:55 PM
    Forum 2 - Owner Operator
    3:15 PM to 3:55 PM
    Forum 2 - Refrigerated Transport
    3:55 PM to 4:20 PM
    Afternoon Tea & Exhibition
    4:20 PM
    AGM - Annual General Meeting
    6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
    AEI Transport Insurance Brokers Cocktail Hour
    7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
    Swinging 60's: Thermo King Auction Dinner
    Saturday, September 01
    7:30 AM to 8:30 AM
    BP Breakfast by the Beach with Rick Kelly
    8:45 AM to 8:50 AM
    Welcome to Day Two
    8:50 AM to 9:10 AM
    Senator John Wacka Williams
    9:10 AM to 9:40 AM
    Sal Petroccitto - The NHVR Way Forward
    9:40 AM to 10:25 AM
    Building Better Facilities on the Road
    10:25 AM to 10:50 AM
    Morning Tea & Exhibition
    10:50 AM to 11:50 AM
    Using Technology to Drive Efficiency
    11:50 AM to 12:20 PM
    Managing Customer Obligations Under COR
    12:20 PM to 1:05 PM
    Lunch & Exhibition
    1:05 PM to 1:45 PM
    Hi-Tech Trucking: A Look Forward
    1:45 PM to 2:10 PM
    Streamlining Finances in Road Transport
    2:15 PM to 2:45 PM
    Option 1: Insuring Young Drivers
    2:15 PM to 2:45 PM
    Option 2: The Do's and Don't's of Managing Staff
    2:45 PM to 3:15 PM
    Afternoon Tea & Exhibition
    3:15 PM to 4:00 PM
    NatRoad Parliament
    6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
    Happy Hour drinks brought to you by Fleet Effect
    7:30 PM to 11:00 PM
    PACCAR and the Dealer Network & Cummins Dinner
    Featured Special Guests
    VIP GUEST SPEAKER
    The Hon Michael McCormack
    Deputy Prime Minister of Australia
    SPEAKER
    Senator John Williams
    Nationals Whip, in the Senate
    SPEAKER
    Paul Retter
    Chief Executive and Commissioner, National Transport Commission
    SPEAKER
    Gary Mahon
    Chief Executive Officer, Queensland Trucking Association
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