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RA Webinar with Paul Fletcher

01/09/2021 16:00 to 01/09/2021 17:00

Venue: via Zoom Link
Details:

We're pleased to be joined by the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, Federal Member for Bradfield, Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts at our next Industry Webinar.

This Industry Webinar is an exclusive opportunity to hear from Minister Fletcher about some of the key urban transport infrastructure projects being supported by the Federal Government – and to learn how the convergence of communications technology and transport infrastructure is shaping the future of Australian cities. 

 Date:    Wednesday 1 September 2021

Time:     4.00pm-5.00pm

Zoom: The Zoom link will be sent to you when you have created a booking for this event.

 BOOKING OPTIONS

This event is complimentary to RA members

RA Non members - $150 (inc GST)

Please find our Event and Booking guide here.

Contacts: Rachael Rooney (Event queries) rachael@roads.org.au or Daniel Mellow (Booking queries) daniel@roads.org.au

OUR SPONSOR

 

 

OUR SPEAKER

The Hon. Paul Fletcher MP, Minister for Communication, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts.

Paul Fletcher MP is the Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts in the Morrison Government.

He entered Parliament in December 2009 as the Member for Bradfield; was appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Communications in September 2013; Minister for Major Projects, Territories, and Local Government in September 2015; Minister for Urban Infrastructure in July 2016; Minister for Urban Infrastructure and Cities in December 2017; Minister for Families and Social Services in August 2018; Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts in May 2019 and was appointed to his present role in December 2020.

Before entering Parliament, Paul was Director, Corporate and Regulatory Affairs, at Optus for eight years; established a consulting firm serving the communications sector; and in 2009 his book about broadband, Wired Brown Land was published by UNSW Press.

Earlier in his career Paul was Chief of Staff to the Minister for Communications in the Howard Government, Senator Richard Alston.

He has dual first class honours degrees in law and economics from The University of Sydney and an MBA from Columbia University in New York where he was a Fulbright Scholar.

Paul has been a member of the Liberal Party since he was 16 and was active in student politics at Sydney University. He was a champion university debater, twice reaching the finals of the World Universities Debating Championship.