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Business Forecasting Conference - Sydney

Thursday, 10 September 2015
Four Seasons, Ballroom 1, 199 George Street
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BUILDING INDUSTRY PROSPECTS SESSION: Residential and Non-residential Building

7:15am – 9:15am

LIGHT BREAKFAST INCLUDED • TIME: 7:15AM – 7:45AM

Residential building activity has surpassed previous records. But a turning point is approaching. And the industry is evolving.



What happens next will surprise you.

  • How long do we have before dwelling activity starts to fall back?
  • Will your state be the first to buckle under?
  • How many high rise apartments are still in the pipeline?
  • Which non-residential building segments are undersupplied, and set to expand?
  • When will demand for home renovation products improve?
  • Is Australia’s population boom over?

Where will the best opportunities be found in 2016?

Residential building prospects by state and dwelling type ahead to Dec 2016.
Non-residential building outlook by state and segment, across 12 sectors.
Australia’s leading independent building outlook conference of its kind.
Meet the BIS forecasters. Ask a question. Network. Know your industry.

SPEAKERS
Robert Mellor
Managing Director
Kim Hawtrey
Associate Director – Building Forecasting
A$ 825.00   Includes GST.



Economic Outlook Sessions

9:30am – 12:00pm

ECONOMIC OUTLOOK AND OVERVIEW • TIME: 9:30AM – 10:35AM

We now know the shape of recovery.
And that it will take time. With Cyclical and Structural shifts.
Lower dollar will hasten recovery. Will it fall enough for competitiveness?

  • Interest rates will stay low while the economy remains weak.
  • Cost of mining boom becoming evident as bust drives cyclical shifts.
  • Will interest rates fall further? How long before they rise? And Bonds?
  • What impact on business conditions? Financial markets? Policy?
  • The dollar, competitiveness and structural change.
  • How will this play out, by industry and region? 

INVESTMENT, INFRASTRUCTURE & MINING, & STATE OUTLOOK • TIME: 10:55AM – 12:00PM 

Cyclical Shifts in Construction sectors and regions.

  • How far will resources investment fall? Will it ever recover?
  • Timing of recovery in non-resources construction?
  • Does Australia have an infrastructure deficit? What can/should/will be done?
  • Implications for the state economy.
  • Industry output, property markets, profits and investment.
  • Economic growth, employment and population.

The Economy is weak now, but setting up for a strong last third of the decade.
How should we prepare for a very different economy in five years time?

SPEAKERS
Frank Gelber
Chief Economist and Director
Adrian Hart
Senior Manager – Infrastructure & Mining
A$ 825.00   Includes GST.