IET150 event: Future of transport industry and impact on the engineering profession
With the rapid growth in population and economy in our state, the transport industry has been subjected to immense pressure. In order to address this the industry is doing innovative planning for the future and are executing an aggressive portfolio of projects to keep up with the demand.
22 Jul 2021
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Victoria Local Network
This event is not to be missed!
If you intend to come along, please click on 'Register now' to reserve your place.
We will also provide Zoom webinar if you are unable to make the event in person.
Online Start & End Time:
5:30pm - 8pm (AEST) Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra, Hobart;
3.30pm - 6pm (AWST) Perth;
5.00pm - 7.30pm (ACST) Adelaide, Darwin
To join our virtual event, please register here.
Mr. Paul Younis
Secretary - Department of Transport, Victoria
Paul Younis was appointed Secretary of the Victorian Department of Transport on 26 March 2019, after acting in the position since January 2019.
Paul has qualifications in Engineering, Law and Business, and has extensive leadership experience across State and Local Governments. As CEO in both regional and large metropolitan councils to the Deputy Head of Transport Victoria, Paul has been committed to delivering outcomes for stakeholders and the community.
He joined the department as Deputy Head of Transport in 2017 and played a strategic role in the planning and management of key transport projects, ensuring Victoria’s growing transport system is integrated and coordinated.
Along with his department of 4,000 plus staff members, Paul sees his role as leading the coordination of infrastructure priorities across all transport modes, to deliver transport solutions to all Victorians that provides simple, connected journeys.
State Library Victoria
Programme Rundown in State Library Victoria:
5:30 – 6:00pm Registration and refreshments & networking
6:00 – 6:10pm Introduction to IET 150th Anniversary
6:10 – 6:25pm Speech by Mr Paul Younis, Secretary for Transport and Overview of Transport opportunities and challenges
6:25 – 6:55pm Intro to Panel Guests and overview
6:55 – 7:30pm Q & A session
7:30 – 8:00pm Networking & Refreshment