Infrastructure Australia’s new Chief Executive Romilly Madew AO outlines the major challenges and opportunities facing Australia’s infrastructure over the next 15 years and beyond. Highlighting the headline findings from the 2019 Australian Infrastructure Audit, she will explain the need for a new wave of reform and investment, amid changing and growing demand across infrastructure sectors and a mounting maintenance backlog.
Time: 12:15pm for 12:30pm - 2.00pm
Venue: JBWere, Level 42, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer
Price: $35.00, includes sandwich lunch & tea/coffee
Romilly Madew AO, CEO, 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. Prior to Infrastructure Australia, she led the Green Building Council of Australia for 13 years.
Romilly holds Board positions with Sydney Olympic Park Authority and Chief Executive Women, and has sat on numerous ministerial panels. Her achievements have previously been recognised with national and international awards, including the 2017 World Green Building Council Chairman’s Award and 2015 International Leadership Award from the US Green Building Council.
An Honorary Life Fellow of the Australian Sustainable Built Environment Council, Life Fellow of the Green Building Council of Australia and honorary fellow of the Planning Institute of Australia, Romilly has been named one of the ‘100 Women of Influence’ by the Australian Financial Review and Westpac, and is a National and NSW winner of the Telstra Business Women’s Award.