Project Showcases aligned with the sub-themes of the 2021APCS Special Edition and were held on Thursday 9 September and Friday 10 September. Delegates heared from industry leaders and experts about innovative and major transformational projects underway in Brisbane.
Project Showcase - Olympic legacy and opportunities
Thursday 9 September 2021
Brisbane has recently been announced as the host city of the Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games. This session provided delegates with the opportunity to hear first-hand from mayors of Olympic and Paralympic host cities. This panel session was a unique opportunity to hear from city leaders about their approaches to the Games whilst looking towards the 2032 Games in Brisbane.
Lord Mayor, City of Brisbane (Brisbane)
John Coates AC
President of Australian Olympic Committee (Sydney)
Deputy Director General, Bureau of Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 Preparation, Tokyo Metropolitan (Tokyo)
Executive Director of Regeneration, Community and Partnerships, London Legacy Development Corporation (London)
Project Showcase - Brisbane Metro
Friday 10 September 2021
Brisbane City Council is excited to provide you with the opportunity to explore the latest project information and discover how Brisbane Metro will revolutionise public transport in Brisbane. The high-capacity, high-frequency Brisbane Metro vehicles will transform the way we move around our city by providing frequent, convenient and reliable turn-up-and-go-services. This innovative project will also deliver new and improved infrastructure and a redesigned Brisbane Metro and bus network that will provide more travel options with easy links between bus and train services.
Civic Cabinet Chair for Transport, Brisbane City Council (Brisbane)
Program Director Major Projects, Brisbane City Council (Brisbane)
Jose Antonio Sanchez
Collaborative Partnership, ACCIONA Construction Australia
Urban Design and Architecture Director, Arup
*The thoughts and views expressed by speakers during this event are their own and do not neccessarily represent the view of Brisbane City Council.
Visit the Program page to view the full program of the 2021APCS Special Edition.