Australian infrastructure - prioritising the future

Australian infrastructure - prioritising the future

Jul 2
Infrastructure Australia works to prioritise and advise on nationally significant infrastructure across a 15 year horizon.


Julieanne Alroe, Chair, Infrastructure Australia
Romilly Madew AO, Chief Executive, Infrastructure Australia
Allen Macourt, General Manager - National Markets, Cardno

Event overview

Join senior leaders from across impacted sectors - transport, energy, telecommunications, water and social infrastructure to hear Infrastructure Australia CEO Romilly Madew AO speaking for the first time in Queensland since her appointment, to ask what next, and examine the trends that will shape our urban and regional centres into the future.  

Infrastructure Australia’s five year audits identify and measure existing and future gaps in Australia’s infrastructure opportunities to support economic growth through better use of existing assets and strategic investment in additional capacity.

Event presentations

Infrastructure Australia, Julieanne Alroe MP3

Infrastructure Australia, Romilly Madew AO MP3

Moderated discussion MP3

Delegate handout PDF

Meet the speakers

Julieanne Alroe
Chair, Infrastructure Australia

Julieanne works in the national interest to identify infrastructure priorities and advises governments of Australia’s future infrastructure needs. She was appointed CEO and Managing Director at Brisbane Airport Corporation in 2009, has held senior board positions and served as a member of CEDA’s State Advisory Council in Queensland.

Romilly Madew AO
Chief Executive, Infrastructure Australia

Romilly Madew AO commenced as Chief Executive of Infrastructure Australia in April 2019. Recently awarded an Order of Australia in acknowledgment of her contribution to Australia’s sustainable building movement, Romilly is recognised around the world as a leader and advocate for change in the property and construction sector. She previously led the Green Building Council of Australia for 13 years, presiding over the Green Star rating system which has seen more than 2,250 projects certified. Romilly holds Board positions with Sydney Olympic Park Authority and Chief Executive Women, and has sat on numerous ministerial panels including the Cities Reference Group, National Urban Policy Forum and the China/Australia Services Sector Forum. 

Meet the moderator

Allen Macourt
General Manager - National Markets, Cardno

Allen has over 36 years’ experience in the engineering industry, managing and delivering transport and infrastructure projects which have helped connect and grow our communities. In his current role as General Manager – National Markets, Allen oversees Cardno’s delivery of nation-building infrastructure projects for both the public and private sectors throughout Australia.

Supported by CEDA member

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