Event Agenda

*Agenda subject to change.

Plenary Sessions

Breakout Sessions

Gala Dinner

Day One

Wednesday 21 August 2019

7:30 am8:15 am

Registration Open

8:30 am10:30 am

Morning Sessions 

Welcome Day 1
Damain Bishop, Chief Customer Officer, Toll Group

Rapidly Changing World
Geoff Wilson, Non-Executive Board Director, Toll Group

Michael Byrne, Managing Director Update
Michael Byrne, Managing Director, Toll Group

Innovation, Artificial Intelligence (AI) disruption and Business Success
Matt Michalewicz, Leading AI Business Innovator

10:30 am10:55 am

Morning Tea Day 1 in TO_THE WORLD  Promenade

11:00 am12:30 pm

Morning Sessions Continue

Leading Safety in Logistics, Richard Turner & Dr Sarah Jones
Richard Turner, Global Head of Health, Safety and Environment, Toll Group;
Dr Sarah Jones,General Manager Road Transport Safety and Compliance, Toll Group

Future of Transport
Peter Stokes, President Group Operational Services, Toll Group;
Richard Eyre, Director, Daimler Truck & Bus

The Next Digital Wave – Data
Adrian Turner, CEO CSIRO’s Data61, Australia

12:30 pm1:15 pm

Lunch in TO_THE WORLD  Promenade

1:15 pm3:00 pm

Innovation Breakout Sessions

How to Create an Innovative Mindset

Transport Innovation
Alan Beacham, Executive General Manager Express Parcels, Toll Group

The Future of Distribution Centres
Sam Eid, Executive Vice President, Global Supply Chain Solutions, Toll Group

3:00 pm3:30 pm

Afternoon Tea in TO_THE WORLD  Promenade

3:30 pm5:00 pm

Afternoon Sessions

Customer Experience Panel
Damain Bishop, Chief Customer Officer, Toll Group & Panel Guests
Amy Rowland Byng, Manager WIL Operations, BHP
Jo Hammond, General Manager of Safety, Health and Wellbeing for Supply Chain, Coles
Alan Mctaggert, Group Logistics Director, TTI

Powering your Growth
Craig Harper, Leading Exercise Scientist, Nutritionist and Motivator

5:00 pm5:15 pm

Conference Closing Day One

7:00 pm11:00 pm

Future Logistics Gala Dinner
Dress code for the Gala Dinner is Corporate Cocktail: Suit/jacket and tie for men, dresses/suit for ladies.

Day Two

Thursday 22 August 2019

8:00 am8:30 am


8:30 am9:45 am

Morning Sessions

Welcome Day 2
Damain Bishop, Chief Customer Officer, Toll Group

How Japan Post is Evolving
Mr Taneki Ono, First Executive Officer, Japan Post

Data Partnership Driving Policy Reform
Gary Dolman, Head of Bureau, Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics

9:45 am10:15 am

Morning Tea in TO_THE WORLD  Promenade

10:15 am12:00 pm

Toll Divisional Breakout Sessions

Global Express
Bruce Wilson, President – Global Express & Anthony Stuart, EGM Sales and Marketing – Global Express, Toll Group

Global Logistics
Chris Pearce, President – Global Logistics, Toll Group

Global Forwarding
Thomas Knudsen, President – Global Forwarding, Toll Group

12:00 pm12:45 pm

Building our Future Talent Panel
Vikram Cardozo, Chief Human Resources Officer, Toll Group
Industry Professor Hermione Parsons, Centre for Supply Chain and Logistics (CSCL), Deakin University
Michael Bailey, Vice President, Supply Minerals Australia, BHP
Air Vice Marshall (ret.), former Head of Joint Logistics Forces and former CEO CASA

12:45 pm1:00 pm

Managing Director, Michael Byrne, Toll Group – Closing Comments

1:00 pm2:00 pm

Lunch in TO_THE WORLD  Promenade

2:00 pm

Conference Close Day 2