STATE OF INNOVATION Summit: Future of Transport

Monday, April 8, 2019 1:30PM - 4:00PM

Liberty Training & Conference Centre, 197 St Georges Terrace, Perth

STATE OF INNOVATION Summit: Future of Transport

What will the future of transportation look like in 2030?

What innovations are needed to get us there and who will be the companies leading the way?

What are the key things that need to be done differently to get us the best possible outcome? 

Innovations that have emerged or are currently emerging include electric and other new energy vehicles, connected and autonomous vehicles, new flexible business models for vehicle use, smart intelligent road and public transport infrastructure, self-parking technologies, vehicle internet of things, unmanned drone deliveries, artificial intelligence, and so on.

Join Innovate Australia and partners to explore the innovation landscape in the transport sector, and to hear from their panel of speakers on what they think will happen over the next 10 to 15 years.

They will give a range of perspectives that will challenge current thinking.

This is a free event, but you must register to attend.

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Peter Damen, Chairman of Innovate Australia, CEO at Level 5 Design


Steve Beyer, Director of the Portfolio Strategic Projects Office, Department of Transport – a state government perspective

Chris Watts, Manager Transport, The City of Perth – a capital city perspective

Kellie Houlahan, Executive Officer, The Freight and Logistics Council – an industry perspective

Zoe Wilks, Project Manager, Arup – a young professional perspective

Larry Schneider, Principal Consultant, Level 5 Design – a technology perspective


The presentations will be followed by a Q&A session and a general discussion moderated by MC, Peter Damen.


Innovate Australia 

This event is presented by Innovate Australia. Innovate Australia encourages, assists and promotes Australian innovation. The not-for-profit and non-partisan organisation works with industry and academia to uncover innovation, encourages new innovations, develops programs and forms innovation networks. Innovate Australia aims to be an independent conduit for viable ideas. 

Innovate Australia operates independently of government, industry and universities, however works with a range of stakeholders on unique and forward thinking projects across Australia. Services provided include, but are not limited to consulting, think-tanks, connecting firms undertaking innovative projects and marketing of organisations embarking on their innovation journeys.


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