Ian Macfarlane to address ComVec conference


Shadow Minister for Energy and Resources Ian Macfarlane will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming ComVec commercial vehicle engineering conference

May 8, 2012

Shadow Minister for Energy and Resources Ian Macfarlane will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming ComVec commercial vehicle engineering conference.

Conference organiser, the Commercial Vehicle Industry Association of Queensland (CVIAQ), says ComVec’s broad range of technical speakers promise to deliver an "outstanding depth of industry knowledge and invaluable insights into our future quoted

CVIAQ Technical and Regulatory Advisor, John Samson, says that with a solid focus on technology and resources, ComVec aims to provide meaningful information to today’s industry professionals.

Conference speakers include:

  • Stephen Spencer, Department of Infrastructure and Transport: the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe regulations, harmonisation, the road vehicle certification system and type approvals
  • Bruce Hodgins, Westport Innovations: liquefied natural gas fuel, technology and infrastructure update
  • Dr Linda Rasmussen, Department of Infrastructure and Transport: the next stage in heavy vehicle emission control – ADR80/04
  • Mark Johnson, Haulmark Trailers: modular B-triples, advanced intermodal solutions and future innovative combinations.

ComVec is dedicated to professional development for the industry and is a must attend for those engineers engaged in product design, development and planning of commercial vehicles.

For the full list of speakers and the official program visit www.comvec.com.au.

Early-bird registrations close on April 30. For further information or bookings visit www.comvec.com.au or contact the CVIAQ on 07 3376 6266.

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