Pitchinar Program 2020-21


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 30-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 10 – Wednesday 12 May 2021 | 10:30-11am
Best Practice Detention Systems

In recent years Detention Systems have become common place in the Australian market. This is as a result of new developments comprising of little to no natural infiltration which has subsequently led to high flow and run off into surrounding land and council infrastructure.

New developments are now required to control flows discharging from sites. Traditionally controlling flows was via open basins or above ground tanks, but due to increasing limited space, trafficable underground tanks are now becoming commonplace.

In this webinar we will explore what testing requirements and Australian Standards are best practice for modern trafficable storm water systems and compare their advantages and disadvantages.

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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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