54th Kiparra Day (N180817)

8:15am Friday, 17 August 2018
5:00pm Friday, 17 August 2018
Hilton Hotel, Sydney
Level 3, Grand Ballroom 488 George Street
Sydney , New South Wales 2000

The API is excited to present its 54th annual Kiparra Day conference at the Hilton Hotel in Sydney on Friday 17 August. The Conference will feature a range of engaging speakers and topics who will present the latest outlooks, predictions and trends across the industry.

Our outstanding line up of speakers and topics are listed below. 





API News & Update
Amelia Hodge, CEO, API


Keynote Address - Economic Outlook
Besa Deda, Chief Economist, St George Bank


Commercial Property Outlook

  • Overview/outlook – office, industrial and retail
  • 10 year comparison

John Sears, National Director Research, Cushman & Wakefield


Autonomous Vehicles and Future Mobility
Mark Siddall, Deloittes


Morning Tea


Key Supply Chain Themes Driving Change in Today’s Marketplace

  • Tactical supply chain execution to strategic management
  • Consumption behaviours and their impact on supply chain
  • Macro learnings for occupiers/users of industrial infrastructure and investors
  •  Last mile developments and their impact

Christine Miller, Head of Supply Chain Advisory – Pacific, CBRE


Co-working | Will we be co-working by 2025?

Facilitator: Andrew Ballantyne, Head of Research - Australia, JLL

Speakers: Laura Peterson, Dexus; Kasia Stelmach, HUB; Andreas Flaig, Group Chief Development Officer, Next Story Group; and John Reed, Director, LPC Cresa. 


Lunch (Two course sit down lunch)


Residential | Prestige and Luxury Homes, International Buyers and Property Concierge

Monika Tu, Director, Black Diamondz


An Interview with Iwan Sunito

Interviewer: Robert Harley.  Speaker: Iwan Sunito, Co-Founder and CEO, Crown Group


Residential Outlook

Dr Frank Gelber, Chief Economist and Director, BIS Oxford Economics

4:15pmConference Close
4:15pmNetworking Drinks
 *please note this program is subject to change without notice.

Registration Fees

 Early Bird (before Friday 13 July)Standard (from Saturday 14 July)
API Members$416$456
API Student Members$302$342
Non Members$530$570

Registration fees are GST inclusive.

CPD Points

Full attendance at this conference accrues 6 API CPD credit points. 


Principal sponsor


Session sponsor 





Sponsorship opportunities are available, please contact Kirsty Nargar on 02 9299 1811 or nsw@api.org.au

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Contact Information

Kirsty Nargar

For any enquiries relating to this event, please contact the API Office in New South Wales.

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