Pitchinar Program


pitchinar (n.): a forum for new ideas.

The Pitchinar Program enables service providers and suppliers to the public works sector to launch new products and present them directly to market.

Our Pitchinar Program enables service providers to the public works sector to launch new products and present them directly to their market through an online Forum.

Each Forum provides exclusive access to a 45-minute webinar for sponsors to:

  • profile their organisation
  • promote a new product or service
  • pitch the product features and benefits
  • present a case study or test results
  • respond to questions

Attendance will be free for IPWEA Victoria members and incentivised with a CPD credit to maximise participation!

Upcoming Forums

Pitchinar 11 – Wednesday 9 June 2021 | 10:30-11am
Roof membranes: improve sustainability & reduce costs

Roofs are one of the most expensive and vulnerable assets and management of these can be disruptive to normal business operations. Awareness of roof membranes will help you reconsider your approach to asset management.

Whether you are looking for alternatives to outright roof replacement, have water ingress issues, asbestos problems or excessive heat load in your buildings, roof membranes can address these issues and more at a fraction of the cost of traditional remedies. Best of all, there is little to no disruption to your trading.

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Pitchinar 12 – Wednesday 7 July 2021 | 10:15-11am
Road treatments to reduce the urban heat island effect

Heat islands are urbanized areas that experience higher temperatures than outlying areas. Buildings, roads and other infrastructure absorb and re-emit the sun's heat, leading to:
  • Increased Energy Consumption
  • Elevated Emissions of Air Pollutants & Greenhouse Gases
  • Compromised Human Health and Comfort
  • Impaired Water Quality