Past Speakers

Duncan Challen

Executive Director Industry Development

NSW Department of Industry Skills and Regional Development

Ian Irving

Chief Executive

Northrop Grumman

Ash Salardini

Chief Economist

NSW Farmers Association

Dr. Michael Spence AC

Vice-Chancellor and Principal

University of Sydney

Sean McMahon

Chief Investment Officer

Charter Hall

Dr. Shane Geha

Managing Director

EG Group

Geoff Roberts

Deputy Chief Commissioner and Economic Commissioner

Greater Sydney Commission

Colin Dominish

Market Leader Transport


Bruce Macnee

Manager Aerotropolis and City Planning

Liverpool City Council

Sungsoon Park

Deputy Director, Airport City Team

Incheon International Airport

Elissa Keenan

Strategic Alignment Manager

Airservices Australia

Dr. Alison Roberts


Airlines for Australia and New Zealand

Amanda Larkin

Chief Executive

South Western Sydney Local Health District

Dr. Andy Marks

Assistant Vice-chancellor, Strategy and Policy

Western Sydney University

Danny O'Connor

Chief Executive

Western Sydney Local Health District

Clare Gardiner-Barnes

Deputy Secretary, Freight, Strategy and Planning

Transport for NSW

Edward Scully

Senior Project Development Manager, Western Sydney Program Office

Roads and Maritime Services

Matthew Shinkel

Aviation Infrastructure Development Manager

Brisbane Airport

Pieter van der Horst

Chief Development Officer;Former Senior Real Estate/Area and Project Director

Imam Khomeini Airport City; Schiphol Group

Sandeep Pillay

Airport Services Manager

Cathay Pacific Airways

Wendy Waller


Liverpool City Council

Stephen Bali


Blacktown City Council

John Thain


Penrith City Council

Kiersten Fishburn

Chief Executive Officer

Liverpool City Council


Nathan Smyth

Executive Director - Western Sydney Unit

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Graham Millett

Executive General Manager Airport Infrastructure


Nicolas Thioulouse

Studio Creative Leader

Scentre Group

Paul Jones