Avetta User Conference in Calgary

July 25, 2024 | Sydney

Discover best practices. Exchange ideas. Network with your Avetta Community.

About the Summit

What to expect

The Avetta Sydney Summit is an exciting in-person event, cultivating a community with engaging discussions, networking opportunities and invaluable learning experiences. By joining us, you'll tap into helpful resources designed to raise industry standards, propel your career forward, and expand your network in meaningful ways.

Why Clients Attend

  • Hear from Health & Safety and Procurement leaders across industries and discover new strategies and tools that can elevate your contractor management approach
  • Exchange ideas and strategies with peers facing the same challenges
  • Foster a community that can lead to collaborative opportunities, shared knowledge and support

Why Contractors/Suppliers Attend

  • Network with industry peers, and new and existing clients to build a support network that can drive your business forward
  • Receive 1:1 in-person support - Avetta’s team will be available to answer specific questions and provide guidance on making the most of Avetta platform and services
  • Dive into Avetta best practices and learn how to efficiently tackle client requirements

Event Agenda

Thursday, July 25

8:30 am - 9:00 am
Hiring clients

Arrival and Registration

Collect your delegate badge, enjoy a coffee and networking with your industry peers.

9:00 am - 9:05 am
Hiring clients

Master of Ceremonies

Acknowledgement of Country & welcome address.

Anna Hammar, Account Manager, Avetta

9:05 am - 9:15 am
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Chairperson opening remarks.

Luke Boyle, CP, Operations APAC, Avetta
Jeff Kristick, CRO, Avetta

9:15 am - 10:00 am
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Avetta One Platform

Using Technology & Strategy to Connect a Safe, Sustainable and Secure Network of Contractors
Understanding contractor prequalification best practices, the benefits of the integrated Avetta One platform, and upgraded modern, user-friendly capabilities of Connect.

Taylor Allis, CPO, Avetta
Sarah Blevins, Director, Solution Engineering, Avetta

10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Value Driven Environment, Health, and Safety Systems
Moving beyond compliance to innovation - evaluating impact, measuring outcomes, and examining links between EHS maturity and financial, social and regulatory performance.

Karen Mealmaker, Partner (EHS), Ernst & Young (EY)

10:30 am - 10:50 am

Morning Tea

10:50 am - 11:30 am
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Worksite Safety

Beyond Prequalification: Driving Continual Contractor Safety Improvements
Explore innovation in worksite safety and new tools enhanced by AI capabilities for identifying hazards and controls to mitigate risks.

Taylor Allis, CPO, Avetta
Sarah Blevins, Director, Solution Engineering, Avetta
Nick Arcifa, Product Manager, Avetta

11:30 am - 12:15 pm
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Workforce Management

Advancing Workforce Management
Gain valuable understanding on the latest core Workforce Management product updates, including Learning Management System (LMS) features and portal enhancements.

Ryan Johnson, Product Owner, Avetta

12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Contractors / Suppliers

Supplier Registration

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
All Attendees

Networking Lunch

1:05 pm - 2:00 pm
All Attendees

Client Panel

ESG and Sustainability in Action
Insights from our community of customers. Hear first hand experiences from companies managing sustainability and ESG challenges including Scope 3 emissions.

Michael Tooma, Partner, Head of ESG, Hamilton Locke

Contractors / Suppliers

Contractor Session

Pegasus Workforce Contractor Session
Workforce Compliance and Verification Q&A. 1:1 help desk and demos.

Kurt Caslick, Manager, Workforce Support, Avetta

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
All Attendees

Workforce by Avetta Mobile App

Modern Workforce Compliance Made Mobile
Showcasing the benefits and advantages of the Workforce by Avetta mobile app for employees and contractors. Featuring an Avetta product demonstration and case study.

Cindy Cavickas, Director, CSM - APAC, Avetta
Aaron Stevenson, Account Manager, Avetta

Contractors / Suppliers

Contractor Session

Avetta Connect Suppliers Session

Feedback Session. 1:1 help desk and demos.

Taylor Allis, CPO, Avetta

2:45 pm - 3:05 pm

Afternoon Tea

3:05 pm - 3:50 pm
All Attendees

Training and LMS

Training and Competency Management for Worker Health and Safety
From determining core requirements to multi-disciplinary approaches to maintaining worker competency, learn about the complexity of mapping roles to competencies and why LMS is a feature in the worker competency toolkit.

Sharon Macquarie, Head of Global Training, Avetta
Tim Workman, Client Account Executive, Avetta

Contractors / Suppliers

Contractor Session

Avetta Connect Suppliers Session

Sustain.life Carbon Calculator demo.

3:55 pm - 4:50 pm
Hiring Clients

Client Panel

Contractor Compliance and Safety Culture
Insights from our community of customers. Hear first hand experiences on safety culture and contractor compliance.

Moderated by Edwin Chan, Director Account Management, APAC, Avetta

Contractors / Suppliers

Contractor Session

Compliance and Verification Q&A
Join this help desk session and have your compliance and verification questions answered. Showcasing systems demonstration for suppliers.

4:50 pm - 5:00 pm
All Attendees

Closing remarks

Final session of the day.

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
All Attendees

Networking drinks

Join us for networking happy hour. Enjoy refreshing drinks, engaging conversations, and the opportunity to expand your professional network in a welcoming environment.

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
All Attendees

Customer Appreciation & Awards Dinner

We invite all Avetta Customers to join us for the Customer Appreciation & Awards Dinner following the Summit. The evening will provide a unique opportunity for meaningful connection with your community of peers. Share your experiences and insights in a relaxed and collaborative atmosphere. Don't miss this unforgettable evening of celebration and community.

Venue Information

Swissôtel Sydney

68 Market Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000

$320.00 per room, per night - inclusive of 1 breakfast.
Event booking rate available until 24 June 2024.
Reserve your discounted room now!

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