IQA 2019 Programme

TUESDAY 1 OCTOBER

8.00 am – 5.00 pm
Exhibitor Bump In
10.00 am – 5.00 pm
Registration Desk Open
12.00 pm – 1.30 pm
Packed lunches available
12.30 pm – 5.15 pm
Industry Site Tour of Boral Deer Park and Barro Point Wilson

Buses will leave the GMHBA Stadium at 12.30pm sharp.
1.45pm Arrive Boral Deer Park
2.45pm Depart Boral
3.50pm Arrive Barro Point Wilson
4.50pm Depart Barro
5.15pm Arrive at GMHBA Stadium or accommodation venues
6.30 pm – 8.30 pm
Hitachi Welcome Reception
Dress code: smart casual / business casual

WEDNESDAY 2 OCTOBER

7.00 am – 5.00 pm
Registration Opens
7.00 am – 8.25 am
Breakfast in Exhibition room
08.00 am – 3.30 pmOrica Partner’s Day
8.30 am – 8.40 am
Welcome to Country
Steve Davis
8.40 am – 8.55 amConference Opening
Bruce Harwood, Mayor – Geelong
8.55 am – 9.05 am
Official Conference Opening 
Brad Rooney 2019 Conference Chair & Shane Braddy, Deputy President – IQA
9.05 am – 9.35 am
Keynote Presentation – Future of Quarrying in Australia
Dr Eileen Doyle, Non-Executive Director – Boral Limited Q & A
9.35 am – 10.05 am
Morning Tea
10.05 am – 11.05 am
Keynote Presentation – National Economic Outlook
Robert Mellor – Managing Director – BIS Oxford Economics Pty Ltd Q & A
11.05 am – 11:35 amCaterpillar Australia Developments in Technology
Felice Stocco- Senior Industry Specialist, Caterpillar Global Construction Industries Q & A
11.35 am – 12.05 am
Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia Developments in Technology
Sean Frendin, Wenco Technology Suite Q & A
12.05 am – 12.35 pmKomatsu Australia Developments in Technology
Todd Connolly – General Manager Construction Solutions – Komatsu Australia
12.35 pm – 1.30 pm
Lunch
1:35 pm – 1:45 pmIQA Award Presentations
Gold Hard Hat
Innovation & Environment
1.45 pm – 2.05 pmSkid Resistance in Rocks
Dr Sven Scheppokat – Quarry Products Technologist – Geotechnical Services, Department of Transport
2.05pm – 2.25pmSpotlight on sand
Sean McCormick – Alex Fraser Group – General Manager Recycling
2.25pm – 2.35pmAIQEF and IQA Future Directions
David Cilento and Clayton Hill
2.35pm – 3.05pmAfternoon Tea
3.05pm – 4.00pmLegends and Leaders of the Industry Q & A
John Malempre
Mary Thompson
Dale Elphinstone
Ron Kerr
4.00 pm – 5:00 pmHappy Hour in Exhibition
5.45 pm – 6.00 pmBuses leave for Mt Duneed Estate 
6.30 pm – 11.30 pmKomatsu Gala Dinner
Alec Northover Award Presentation
Dress code: semi formal / smart / cocktail

THURSDAY 3 OCTOBER

7.00 am – 12.00 pmRegistration Opens
7.00 am – 8.15 amBreakfast in Exhibition room
8.30 am – 8.50 amYouth in the Industry Q & A
Ben McGrouther, Boral
Dean Rickards, Boral
Jess Sargent, Hanson
8.50 am – 9.00 amWomen in Quarrying
Kylie Fahey, CEO – IQA & Tegan Smith, Director and Principal – Groundwork Plus
9.00 am – 9.30 amInclusion & Diversity
Sean Taylor, CEO & Managing Director – Komatsu Australia
9.30 am – 10.10 amEnergy Savings
Michael Wiener, CEO – Out Performers
10.10 am – 10.40 amMorning Tea
10.40 am – 10.55 amIQA Award presentations
10.55 am – 11:15 amImproving the Regulatory Environment for the Extractive Industries
Anna Cronin, Commissioner for Better Regulation, Red Tape Commissioner – State Government of Victoria
11.15 am – 11.35 amChain of Responsibility
Simone Reinertsen – Stakeholder Specialist – Chain of Responsibility and Safety management Systems
11.35 am – 11.55 amNew Trends in Managing Mining Liability
Michael Cramer, Director – Accent Environmental
11.55 am – 12.15 pmAddressing Climate Change Risk in a Resource Context
Elisa De Wit, Partner – Norton Rose Fulbright Lawyers
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Lunch
1.15 pm – 1.35 pmChanging the Landscape of blasting
Daniel Hepburn – Lead – Technical Services, South East Metals and New Zealand, Orica
1.35 pm – 1.55 pm
Fines recovery and Fines dewatering technology
Stephen Barnett, National Sales Manager – Sand & Aggregates – Weir Minerals

1.55 pm – 2.15 pm
High Frequency & Multi Frequency Screening, Adding Value to Fines
Adam Gordon & Patick Reaver – Astec
2.15 pm – 2.35 pmDual Frequency Screening
Dr. Ziggy Gregory – Vibfem
2.35 pm – 2.55 pmParticle Size Distribution Measurement for Maximising Yields using 3D Imaging
Matthew Thurley – Innovation Machine Vision
2.55pm – 4.00pmAIQEF Auction and Happy Hour
4.00pm – 5.00pmIQA Annual General Meeting (AGM)
5.35 pm – 5.50 pmBuses leave for The Pier Geelong 
6:00 pm – 11.00 pmCaterpillar Gala Dinner
Dress code: Back Tie
Presidents Handover
Industry Tribute