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ACT Water Matters Conference 2024

Icon of a calendar 13 Jun, 2024 - 13 Jun, 2024 | Small clock icon 8:45am – 5.00pm AEST | Icon of a map pin Pavilion on Northbourne Hotel

The ACT Water Matters Conference is the premier event on the ACT water industry calendar.

Join us for a day packed full of conversations about current projects and research in the ACT and region. Engage in robust discussions and gain further insight into how the water industry will continue to adapt and manage in these changing times, addressing critical themes such as governance, policy, practices, and people.

Explore lessons learned from the past to inform strategies for climate readiness and resilience. Our event will feature experts sharing their experiences and insights, offering valuable perspectives on sustainable water management and the integration of climate adaptation measures. Whether you're involved in policy-making, community development, research, or industry, this event provides a unique opportunity to network, learn, and contribute to shaping a more resilient water future for the ACT Region. 

So that you don't miss out on this opportunity to be part of the conversation, Submit your ideas below today! 
Join us and be part of the solution for a sustainable and climate-resilient water industry.

Click below to see the full program:

Afternoon Panel Session
2025-2035: A Tipping Point for Action

Following a decade of limited action in cutting through our most complex issues, the water sector is facing a tipping point. The next decade presents an opportunity to tackle some of the industry’s most challenging issues, including: climate change and the role of water in enabling achievement of net zero; diversity in the water sector; national water reform; and regional water security.

Hear from our panel of experts:
Profile photo of Maritsa Kacopieros Tony Slatyer - Australian Water School Danielle Francis - Water Services Association of Australia ...
Maritsa Kacoperios Maxine Cooper Tony Slatyer Danielle Francis
GHD Water Leader & Team Leader, AWA Young Water Professional
(panel convener)
Chair of the ACT & Region Catchment Management Co-Ordination Group Water Governance & Policy Consultant, former head of Commonwealth Government's Water Division Manager Policy & Strategy, Water Services Association of Australia


Member $215
Non-Member $315
Member Concession $115
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Event Details
Conference Details 

Date Thursday, 13 June 2024

Registrations and coffee from 9:00am
Conference day runs 9:15am - 5:00pm AEST

Venue Pavilion on Northbourne Hotel
Address 242 Northbourne Avenue, Dickson ACT 2602

For more information please contact:

Event & Registration
Bridget Masters
Event Manager
(02) 9467 8422

Thank you to our sponsors


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