Join us at the Water Leaders Dinner for a fantastic opportunity to share and connect with the ACT water industry.
Enjoy a 2 course meal with canapes, as well as an inspiring keynote address by Peter O'Connor.
Peter O’Connor is Director of the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Section, Development Policy Division, at the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT). Mr O’Connor has 15 years’ experience in international development and foreign policy with a focus on the Pacific. He has served overseas in long-term postings to the Solomon Islands and Timor-Leste. Prior to his current role, he was Counsellor, Political and Economic Affairs, at the Australian Embassy in Timor-Leste. Before joining the Australian Government’s international development program, Mr O’Connor was a journalist for 19 years. Specialising in political and economic reporting, he worked for the Australian Financial Review, Bloomberg and the Associated Press (of America), including for almost a decade reporting from Australia’s Federal Parliamentary Press Gallery. Mr O’Connor holds a Masters degree in Public Policy and International Development from the Australian National University and a Bachelors degree in communications majoring in political science.
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Date: Thursday, 5 September
Time: 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Venue: Hyatt Hotel Canberra
Address: 120 Commonwealth Ave, Canberra ACT 2600
Attire: Lounge Suit / After 5
Cost (all prices include GST)
Corporate table of 10, Member: $2000
Corporate table of 10, Non-Member: $2800
Registrations are now closed
Our finalists for the 2019 Australian Water Association ACT Water Awards include the following individuals and organisations
- Calista Beck, Icon
- Portia Condell, Icon
- Demetrios Parascos,
Australian National University
- Mojtaba Taseidifar,
- ACT Environment,
Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate
- Bureau of Meteorology
- Icon Water
- Mainteck Services
To find out more about our finalists, please click here.
Proudly Sponsored by:
Young Water Professional of the Year Award Sponsor