Sydney's rail future

Sydney's rail future

NSW
Jul 29

This event is now fully booked.

 

We are no longer accepting enquiries for the waitlist. We do apologise for any inconvenience.

Speakers

The Hon. Andrew Constance, NSW Minister for Transport and Infrastructure

Event overview

In Sydney more than 630,000 rail trips are made to the CBD each weekday and this is expected to grow to 775,000 trips over the next 20 years.

CEDA welcomes the Hon. Andrew Constance MP, NSW Minister for Transport and Infrastructure to provide an update on transport in NSW as well as address key initiatives to boost capacity and efficiency of the New South Wales rail network. 

This session will provide updates on Sydney's rail network and the changing infrastructure landscape of Sydney and Greater Western Sydney.

Meet the keynote speaker

The Hon. Andrew Constance
NSW Minister for Transport and Infrastructure

Andrew Constance was sworn in as Minister for Transport and Infrastructure in April 2015 following the re-election of the Baird Government. He previously served as Treasurer and Minister for Industrial Relations, Minister for Finance and Services and Minister for Ageing and Disability Services. Andrew oversees some of the biggest infrastructure projects in the country, including the $8.3 billion North West Rail Link and Sydney Rapid Transit, which will see the construction of a second harbour rail crossing delivering more trains and faster services for the entire city. Andrew lives on the Far South Coast and has been the Member for Bega since 2003.

Supported by CEDA members

Major sponsors

Supporting sponsor

This page contains member only content

This page contains exclusive member only content. CEDA members can login to access this content. To enquire about the benefits of CEDA membership contact us.

Public event advice – Coronavirus

At CEDA we are proud to regularly convene and engage speakers and audiences as an essential element of our efforts to broaden discussion and debate of the most important policy issues facing Australia. In doing so, our first priority is always the safety and wellbeing of our guests and staff.

CEDA is currently delivering a digital program of public events, podcasts and virtual Trustee roundtable discussions; hybrid events with both a livestream and audience in attendance; and face-face events, where there is member demand and they can be delivered in accordance with government health advice for a specific state.

For face-to-face gatherings, CEDA is working closely with our hosts and venues to ensure that social distancing can be maintained and facilities and equipment have been properly sanitised. Attendance numbers will strictly adhere to government guidelines for each state.In line with government advice we request people that are unwell with cough or fever or other respiratory symptoms do not attend CEDA events. We also ask that you follow government advice and maintain social distancing by refraining from shaking hands or exchanging physical greetings, and wherever possible, staying at least 1.5 metres away from others.

CEDA will continue to closely monitor government advice regarding public gatherings and will follow all relevant health advice from the Australian government in relation to COVID-19.