With the commencement this year of its light rail service, the ongoing Smart Parking trial in Manuka, and the ACT Government’s commitment to evolving Canberra into a smart and connected digital city, the nation’s capital has many exciting ITS projects in development. In September, please join us to learn how leadership in Canberra drives Australia’s transport technologies forward.
First Assistant Secretary for Cyber Security Policy
Department of Home Affairs
Office of Future Transport Technology, Australian Government Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
The Office of Future Transport Technology is responsible for working with a range of stakeholders across Commonwealth, State and Territory Governments, as well as industry and research bodies in preparing for the deployment of advanced transport technologies, including highly automated vehicles.
During his career, Roland has held a range of positions within the department including the Major Infrastructure Projects Office and the North West Roads Branch. He has also held policy positions with the Australian Government, which have focused on agriculture, fisheries, mineral resources and science policy.
James Goodwin has had a professional career in corporate affairs and government relations. His areas of interest are consumer advocacy and education, particularly in the areas of mobility and safety.
James is the Chief Executive of leading vehicle safety advocate in Australia and New Zealand, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP). It provides consumers with independent advice and information on vehicle safety through its crash test program.
Prior to joining ANCAP, he held the position of Director – Government Relations & Communications at the Australian Automobile Association (AAA). In this role, James was responsible for advocacy strategies and political campaigning including a lead role in the successful election campaign – Demand Better Roads.
The event MC will be Dean Zabrieszach, President, ITS Australia and an update on upcoming activities and opportunities with ITS Australia will be given by Susan Harris, CEO, ITS Australia.
This event will book out in advance. Secure your place, RSVP by 5 September 2019.
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