The South Australian Major Projects Conference is back in its 11th year and will take place on the 24th & 25th July 2018 at the Adelaide Convention Centre. The two day conference will profile major infrastructure projects across the State, which will create employment opportunities in years to come. The event will also provide a platform to explore the plans and polices of the newly elected Liberal Government, which include better infrastructure planning and more transparent decision-making to support long-term economic growth and more jobs for South Australia.
South Australia’s economy is rapidly transitioning from its traditional manufacturing base into a host of new industries aimed at driving economic growth. Sectors primed for driving the State’s economy in the future include defence, advanced manufacturing, renewable energy, innovation, agriculture and tourism. Well planned infrastructure is essential for sustainably developing these sectors and diversifying South Australia’s businesses and the broader economy The SA Major Projects Conference offers delegates the perfect platform to discuss topics and issues presented in addition to providing fantastic networking opportunities with key industry stakeholders.
TUESDAY MAY 09, 2017
A $20 million virtual power plant (VPP), the largest of its kind in the world, is currently undergoing trials in South Australia. Once completed, the project will be made up of 1000 connected batteries.