The premier conference for public works professionals across Australia and New Zealand is back again – and this time, we're heading west.
IPWEA's 2017 International Public Works Conference will be held at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, from 20–23 August 2017. The theme of the conference is ‘Taking Flight for the Future – Head West for New Frontiers’.
Registrations will open early 2017. For more information, visit the conference website.
Submit an abstract
Contributed papers are an integral part of the success of the conference, and are a chance to share your knowledge and experiences with your peers, both locally and internationally. IPWEA is seeking papers and presentations that are topical, relevant, stimulating and will expand thinking on a variety of issues.
The conference will include over 130 papers delivered over three days with 6 parallel streams plus at least 4 keynote plenary sessions.
With delegates from around the world, IPWEA is looking to share some of our more unique local projects and knowledge with the wider international public works community.
Submit your abstract now.
Take a look back at Rotorua
The Perth conference will follow on from IPWEA's highly successful 2015 conference in Rotorua, New Zealand. Boasting record numbers of delegates (almost 800) and technical papers (176), plus a great social program, Rotorua has been hailed as the best conference so far.
Take a look at the conference wrap-up, and read all the highlights from the conference.
Opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors
Held every two years, the IPWEA International Public Works Conference is the best chance for you and your organisation to engage with key stakeholders in the public works industry from across Australasia and beyond. The conference, exhibition and associated social events provide fantastic opportunities for networking, building relationships and marketing your organisation.
Sponsorship and exhibition packages have been designed to meet the needs of our sponsors and provide maximum exposure prior to, during and after the conference.The program will feature a dynamic program of invited speakers, a strong technical program, social events designed to enhance the event, technical tours and an exciting program for partners, this conference will be one that is talked about for many years to come.
Visit the conference website for more information.