Resource Industry Media presents



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August 13, 2020 9am to 1pm

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Resource Industry Media’s Connecting Industry Conference is designed to assist the resource, construction, engineering, manufacturing, and services sector on the latest procurement and project information during COVID-19 social distancing restrictions.

Despite  restrictions currently in place, growth within Queensland’s mining, construction, renewables and resources sector highlights the need for an event which links the state’s major industries, infrastructure providers, planners and developers with Queensland’s highly skilled supply chain.

Proudly sponsored by Jobs in Central Queensland, the Connecting Industry Conference will explore the latest challenges and developments to stimulate procurement and business opportunities and features some of the largest major projects from North to South Queensland in the resource and construction industry.

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the latest procurement opportunities

The Connecting Industry Conference gives you access to more than $15B of procurement opportunities within Queensland’s resource and construction sector without leaving the office. 

Delivered across the ZOOM video platform in Webinar and Meeting style format, the Connecting Industry Conference and Event App allows you to network with presenting projects, speakers, delegates and sponsors, to build relationships and connect your business to success.


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The Connecting Industry Conference, proudly sponsored by Jobs in Central Queensland, features six prime industry speakers from some of the largest resource and construction projects in Queensland.  Starting from 9am on August 13, each speaker presents their projects scope, timelines and potential procurement opportunities across the ZOOM video platform in Webinar format with Q&A.  The Connecting Industry Conference will conclude at 1pm.  A Conference Program will be released with the Conference App on Monday July 20, 2020.

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Jason Manttan

Inland Rail Supply Chain Manager

Kerry Parker

Australian Future Energy Chief Executive Officer

Dan Belton

Acciona Australia General Manager Engineering & Construction

Stephen Troughton

Program Director Cross River Rail Delivery Authority

Lucas Dow

Adani Australia Chief Executive Officer



The Connecting Industry Conference features four breakout sessions with speakers delivering presentations and discussions focused on the procurement space. Proudly sponsored by FOSROC, topics of discussion are based on the supply chain, business planning, operations management, business development and diversity and inclusion.  The breakout sessions are delivered across the ZOOM video platform in Meeting format. A Conference Program will be released with the Conference App on Monday July 20, 2020.

Michael Swart

Industry Capability Network QLD

Joel Hillier

Hillier Consulting

Murray Saylor

Tagai Management Consultants


Nicola Curtis

Facilitator and Master of Ceremonies