The Toowoomba Bypass Forum is a meeting of government and industry leaders at an invitation only summit designed to seal the deal – for our economic future, for our communities, for all associated industries and for our environment.
The Bypass Forum will take place on Friday February 8th, 2013. The agenda-led day will include up to date presentations from Federal and State leaders as well as industry representatives.
The program for the day is as follows:
|9.00am||Welcome and housekeeping (Mr Steve Haddan, Master of Ceremonies)|
|9.05am||Mayor Paul Antonio – Toowoomba Regional Council|
|9.15am||The Toowoomba Bypass Business Case – Projects Queensland(Mr Dave Stewart, Executive Director, Projects Queensland)Includes launch of the Fly-through|
|9.50am||Mr Michael Deegan, National Infrastructure Coordinator, Infrastructure Australia (representing the Federal Government)|
|10.45am||Mr Russell Smith, Chief Executive Officer, Port of Brisbane|
|11.15am||Hon. John McVeigh MP, Minister for Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries representing the Premier of Queensland, the Hon. Campbell Newman MP|
|11.45am||Break prior to lunch|
|12 noon||Toowoomba Chamber of Commerce and Industry|
|12.15pm||Toowoomba Surat Basin Enterprise – Broader Economic Study (Mr Shane Charles)|
|1.15pm||Hon. Warren Truss MPLeader of the Nationals & Shadow Minister for Infrastructure & Transport|
|1.45pm||Close – Paul Antonio, Mayor Toowoomba Regional Council|
|2pm-3pm||Networking Opportunity and Media Opportunities|
The Bypass proceedings are being streamed live. Click Here
The Toowoomba Bypass is not just a road….it is a pathway that delivers economic prosperity and a safer transport route for industry and our communities. All levels of Government agree it needs to be built,
but every day we delay, its costing us millions.
(Information by coutesy of Toowoomba Regional Council)