FRIDAY, 8 NOVEMBER 2019
8.15am – 5pm
|REGISTRATION AND COFFEE 8.15 am|
|Item 1||9.00am||Welcome, housekeeping and apologies||Jim Harland and Don Cameron (Co-Chairs)|
|Decision making, priority setting and funding of transport programmes|
|Item 2||9.10am||Keynote Speaker
Lifting local government productivity – the challenges
The Productivity Commission is undertaking an inquiry into funding and financing arrangements for authorities.
In their draft report the Commission found that Councils need new tools to deal with specific cost pressures. Roading and transport are a major area of local government expenditure; Murray will share with you emerging thoughts on the final recommendations to the Government and what this means for setting priorities and decision making.
NZ Productivity Commission
|Item 3||9.40am||Local Government Funding
This session will cover decision making, tools available and what the future is likely to look like.
|Dr Mike Reid,
Principal Policy Advisor
Local Government NZ
|MORNING TEA 10.30am|
|Item 4||11.00am||NZTA Investment Structure
Relationship making decisions, aligning processes, speeding up decisions, GPS pre-consultation, structural changes, system change.
|Item 5||1.30pm||Road Efficiency Group (REG) Update
Manager Partnerships and Programmes, NZTA
|Item 6||2.45pm||Young Transport Professional Framework
Intermediate Transport Engineer,
Transport & Infrastructure
Wellington City Council
|Item 7||3.00pm||Big digital discussion
Network Operations Manager,
|Item 8||3.30pm||Networking Function||All RCAF Members|