Program

  • Perth on Emotional Intelligence

    Perth 20 June 19 2Another great evening learning about Emotional Intelligence, what it is and how it can support the implementation of Asset Management. This workshop lead by ‘Critical Components’ gave a psychological perspective on being more effective as an individual and as a team.

    The AGM was also held and a full strength committee elected including 3 new committee members, Jane Agnew, Therese Brooks and Tristan Velnoweth.

  • Presenters wanted... for new CPD technical webinar series!

    Calling subject matter experts - we want you! Journey with us in 2021 as we take a deep dive into six aspects of Asset Management.

    The latter half of this year will see the AMCouncil launch a weekly technical series  - Asset Management Landscape Insights - a webinar series designed to increase capability within the sector.

    Geared around six GFMAM Landscape areas, the series will take place weekly over six months, with each month dedicated to a particular asset management area:

  • Programme Announced - Research and Industry Day (RAID)

    Research Industry Day BannerFree for all Guests | Online | 9 and 10 June 10am - 4pm | Register at www.amcouncil.com.au/RAID 

    In a collaboration with Federation University Australia, the Asset Management Council is delighted to announce this year's Research and Industry Days, taking place virtually over Wednesday 9 and Thursday 10 June 2021.
    This is afree event for all guests.

  • RAID Technical Recordings - now available for all

    The Asset Management Council in collaboration with Federation University Australia recently hosted two full days for the 2021 RAID event, featuring 28 technical presentations from students presenting on their latest research and findings. This was a free event for all guests, and as such all are now welcome to access the post event RAID page to watch the recorded sessions and download the presentations from the event. Click here to access the post event page.

  • Sydney Chapter August Virtual Event - 18 August 21

    Asset Management Systems - Line of Sight 

    When making asset decisions, achieving the right balance between risk, cost and performance needs to be informed by your business and asset management system objectives. Line of sight needs to be transparent and measurable.

    This presentation provides an overview of how Ausgrid achieves line of sight from its objectives to asset decisions and asset and system performance.

  • Sydney Chapter July Virtual Event - 15 July 21

    The NSW Government’s Asset Management Policy for the NSW Public Sector: an update 

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter for a presentation on the NSW Government’s Asset Management Policy for the NSW Public Sector: an update.

  • Sydney Chapter May Event - 13 May 21

    Coaching for Better Leaders

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter for a presentation on how coaching with NLP creates better leaders. 

    Can you imagine having extremely high self-awareness and personal alignment coupled with an in-depth understanding of others?  How different would your conversations sound? What impact would it have on your career and leadership journey? 

    Coaching with neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) can give you this!  

  • Sydney Chapter May Virtual Event - 16 June 21

    Digital Infrastructure assisting Asset Management

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter for a technical session on implementing predictive analytics on one of Australia's largest rail fleets. 

    Sydney’s Waratah Train fleet consists of 78 trains that are connected to ICT Shore Systems – producing over 330 Million data points everyday.

    In 2017, Downer embarked on a program to use that data to perform predictive analytics as well as a wider transition towards condition based maintenance. The result was TrainDNA and an Integration Operations Centre.

  • Sydney Chapter October Virtual Event - 20 October 21

    Managing Resilience in the Private and Public Sectors

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter to explore managing resilience in both the public and private sectors.

  • Sydney Chapter September Virtual Event - 16 September 21

    Young Asset Management Practitioners (Implementing AM & Shifting AM Culture)

    Join the Asset Management Council Sydney Chapter to hear perspectives of asset management from a couple of our young asset management practitioners.

  • Sydney Chapter Session Recap - Young Asset Management Practitioners

    On Thursday 16th September night, the Sydney Chapter Asset Management Council ran their inaugural young asset management practitioners session. The session was facilitated by Myles Gatherer, Metro Trains Sydney, and covered the key themes of Implementing AM & Shifting AM Culture.

  • Sydney Chapter V-Chat

    Sydney V ChatThere’s no need to feel isolated during #shutdown.

    Recently, our Sydney Chapter met for the first V-Chat. What’s a V-Chat, you may well ask? A virtual hook-up for asset management members to connect and network, and keep their asset management brain ticking over. Toby Horstead led an informal session discussing the NSW Stimulus package.

  • Sydney Sings Praises about Opera House Site Visit

    The AMC Sydney Chapter conducted its annual site visit on the morning of Thursday 15th August. This year we had the privilege of being hosted for a behind the scenes tour of the iconic Sydney Opera House (SOH). SOH is an asset with a design life of 250 years, which opened in 1973 and hence is approaching 50 years old.

  • Sydney tackles asset decision making using quantitiative risk management techniques

    Sydney Chapter Broadcast ScreenshotMark Ragusa, a dedicated asset management professional recently provided a large webinar audience with an interesting presentation on decision making and risk management processes within Ausgrid. Mark noted asset management must start with an understanding of the organisational objectives which are translated into asset management objectives. Creating this line of-sight will enable asset management decisions to align achieving organisational objectives. The basis for making asset management decisions must also be established so that decisions are consistent and appropriately supported.

  • Sydney's Bring a Problem Night

    IMG 0074Sydney Chapter has thrown back to a meeting format from the 1990’s in its June meeting to take on “Bring a Problem’ night. With one very large complex problem presented from the team at John Holland Group asking the question, ‘How does an organisation that covers a large regional footprint with complex assets (e.g., Large Utility etc) best engage the large asset delivery workforce to ensure ownership of the desired outcomes?’ See the problem submitted in visual format here.

  • Symposium Registrations now open

    Sympoisum 2018 Registrations Open CroppedWe're excited to announce that registrations are now open for this year's symposium! This year's symposium will focus on Asset Management in Government and aims to bring representatives from various state governments together to share experiences and challenges in Asset Management and provide a forum for information sharing.

    Some items on the program include:

  • The Challenges to and Benefits of Managing your Data, Information and Knowledge as a Strategic Business Asset

    Symp Sneak Peek 1Join us on Friday, 4th October for our Implementing Asset Management in Government Symposium. Read on for a sneak peek of just one of the topics that we will be exploring during the day.

  • Themes of Asset Management

    James Price Symp

    During the Asset Management Council’s recent Asset Management in Government Symposium, held on Friday 4th October at the Pan Pacific Melbourne on the picturesque South Wharf, there were key themes that sprang from each speaker. Read on to learn more about the day and the speakers’ themes.

  • Wanting to catch up?

    runner race competition femaleHave you missed an event and want to know what content was shared? Or do you simply want to revisit something of interest? Most presentations given during our technical events are uploaded to our members only knowledge bank. Comprising of over 900 technical articles, papers and presentations, simply visit here and search for a topic or a presenter to access their slide presentations.

    Most recent uploaded presentations include:

  • What does a good Asset Management Leader look like?

    IMG 0009Deeksha Sumanth the NSW Women in Asset management Representative (WiAM)  ran a WiAM led event for the Sydney Chapter on the 17 October 2019. A very well attended event with an expert panel discussing ‘What does an Asset management Leader look like?’ Deeksha described the WiAM interest group and certainly encouraged further participation form Sydney’s attending members.