North Queensland Regional Roadshow: Cairns (Q180712)

12:00pm Thursday, 12 July 2018
6:00pm Thursday, 12 July 2018
Doubletree by Hilton Cairns
121-123 The Esplanade
Cairns, Queensland 4870

Continuing the Australian Property Institute’s commitment to offering increased Professional Development opportunities to Members in their local areas, the API is pleased to once again present the North Queensland Regional Roadshow in Cairns this July.

The 2018 North Queensland Regional Roadshow, follows on from the success of the 2017 event in continuing to offer a diverse program of highly topical content designed by local Members for local Members. This half day event will also feature a range of networking opportunities for you to catch up with colleagues and friends.


12:00pmRegistration and light lunch

Welcome Address

VRBSponsor Address, Brett McAuliffe

API Update
Amelia Hodge, CEO, Australian Property Institute

1:00pmCairns Economic and Market Update
Rick Carr, Research Director, HTW
1:30pmThe Mt Emerald Wind Farm - the challenges of the toughest wind farm built in Australia
Kim Forde, Community Engagement Facilitator, Mt Emerald Wind Farm, Ratch Australia
Julie Heath, Energy Queensland
2:30pmMajor Projects in Cairns 
Angelo Finocchiaro, Program Leader Economic Development, Cairns Regional Council

Council Development Assessments
Paul Cohen, Coordinator, Development Approvals, Cairns Regional Council
3:15pmAfternoon tea
3:45pmCairns Community Impact Plan
Jodie Duignan-George, Associate Vice Chancellor, Cairns and Far North Region, CQUniversity
4:30pmCommercialising a significant new tourist attraction in regional Qld – Cairns Aquarium and Reef Research Centre
Julie Cullen, General Manager, Cairns Aquarium
5:00pmResidential Valuations - A NAB Perspective
Brett Williams, State Director Property Services Group (QLD), National Australia Bank
5:30pmClose, networking drinks and canapes

* timings and program content is currently being developed and therefore subject to change.

Registration Fees

API Member$168
API Student Member$126

Registration fees include lunch on arrival, afternoon tea, and networking drinks and canapes on conclusion. All fees include GST.

Registrations close at 5:00pm Thursday 5 July 2018.

CPD Points

The number of CPD points awarded will depend on the final program, we expect to be able to offer in the range of  4 - 5 CPD points.

Event Partner

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Contact Information

Steven Turner, CPD Services Officer - QLD

For any enquiries please contact the API Office in Queensland.

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