Brought to you by BP 1 - 2April 2014. Melbourne , Australia
Session Sponsors



Breakfast on the terrace (for early birds)7.30am

Welcome John Murphy, Managing Director, Prime Creative Media
Peter Hart, Chairman, ARTSA
Building a corporate safety culture Clinton McDonald, Director Safety and Operational Risk, BP Australia

2.Statistics - what the numbers tell us Session Sponsor: Volvo
Chair: Sebastian Grote, Editor, Global Trailer
World safety performance for HVs Carl Johan Almqvist, Global Director Safety, Volvo 8.30am
Australia's heavy vehicle road safety performance Gerard Waldron, CEO, ARRB Group
Heavy vehicle road safety - insurance company perspective Owen Driscoll, National Manager Industry Relations, NTI Insurance
3.Morning Tea
4.Setting the safety agenda in AustraliaSession Sponsor: NRMA Motoring and Services
Chair: Peter Anderson, CEO, VTA
Chain of responsibility safety potential Marcus Burke, Project Director, HV Compliance and Technology, NTC 10.30am
Remuneration as a safety driver Hon Jennifer Acton, President, RSRT
Roadworthiness as a safety driver Daniel Elkins, Manager Vehicle Standards, NHVR

Lunch12 noon

Heavy Vehicle Inspection
Steer axle display
Byford Equipment


5.Heavy vehicle safety directionsSession Sponsor: VicRoads
Chair: Martin Toomey, General Manager, Eaton Corp
European trends in heavy vehicles Anders Gunneriusson, Swedish Transport Agency, Mats Willen, Swedish Transport Agency 1pm
International harmonisation - benefits and challenges Steven Hoy, Section Head, Vehicle Safety Standards, Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Driver assistance opportunities Gerard Waldron, CEO, ARRB Group
6.Afternoon Tea
7.Opportunities for road safety improvementSession Sponsor: ARRB Group
Chair: Charles Karl, National Technical Leader, ARRB Group
Telematics and road safety Chris Koniditsiotis, CEO, TCA 3pm
PBS and improved safety outcomes Marcus Coleman, Managing Director, Tiger Spider
Roadworthiness and road safety - linking the two Dr Geoff Allan, Chief Operating Officer, NTC
8.Review of day oneDr Peter Hart, Chairman, ARTSA
9.Close day 14:30pm


Summit Dinner Queens Hall, State Library of Victoria
328 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Dinner speaker: Heather Jones, Pilbara Heavy Haulage Girls
Dinner Sponsor: BP Australia
7pm - 11pm