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National Lifeline Utilities Forum 2021

This Forum brings together key practitioners delivering infrastructure resilience to discuss the latest developments.

About this event

Thursday 10th February 2022: 10.00am – 5.30pm

Friday 11th February 2022: 8.30am – 3.00pm

Download the programme here

Cost: No registration fee for invited participants.

Accommodation & Travel: Participants are to arrange and pay for their own accommodation and travel.

Feature sessions

  • Keynote by Queenstown Mayor Jim Boult, followed by lifeline utility presentations on building infrastructure resilience in Otago.
  • Opportunities for Resilience Building through key Government Initiatives (30-year Infrastructure Strategy, Climate Change Action Plan, Government Infrastructure Investment).
  • Implications of major industry changes and reforms (fuel/gas, three waters reform).
  • Iwi perspectives on infrastructure resilience planning.
  • Research to Action – How NZ’s major hazards and infrastructure research programmes are translating into meaningful action.
  • Tour some of Otago’s key infrastructure sites and challenging landscape features (this is a pre-Forum activity on 9th February 1.30-5.30pm, select your preferred tour as an 'add-on' ticket and we will confirm if one or either proceeds depending on interest).