8:45-9:00 Kick Off Whistle
Opening of conference; Welcome Address; Introduction to DRBF
Steven Goldstein, President, DRBF Executive Board of Directors
 9:00-9:20 The Tough Match Ahead - Keynote Address
The challenge and opportunities for the construction industry leading up the Brisbane 2032 Olympic Games
Presenter: Scott Smith, CEO of SEQ Council of Mayors

Improving the Game
Panel discussing the strategies to improve the industry and project outcomes, including time and cost, and the role DABs can play.
Moderator: Jennifer McVeigh, Principal, McVeigh Expert Determination
Speakers: Jon Davies, CEO, Australian Contractors Association;
Louise Hart; Jim Sloman; and 
Jonathan Cartledge, Consult Australia

 10:00-10:30 Gold Medal Winners
The use of DABs for Olympics and Major Events – a case study
Speaker: Ann Russo, DRBF Executive Director
 10:30-11:00 Morning Tea
 11:00-11:20 Why Every Game Needs an On-field ‘Referee’
The value of Dispute Avoidance
Speaker: Ron Finlay, Finlay Consulting and Secretary, DRBF Region 3 Board of Directors
 11:20-11:45 Writing the Rules
Designing and selecting the DAB - a project Owner's experience
Speaker: Paul Coughlan, Head of Infrastructure Development, Brisbane Airport Corporation

On the Field Q&A
Discussion of DAB experiences
Moderator: Steve Abson, Flagstaff Consulting Group
Speakers: Pamela Jack, PamJack Advisory Pte Ltd.; Vince Sanfilippo, General Manager, CPB Contractors Queensland and Papua New Guinea; Derek Skinner, Director of Consultancy, Geodek Pty Ltd; and Paul Coughlan, Head of Infrastructure Development, Brisbane Airport Corporation

12:30-13:30 Half-Time Lunch
13:30-13:45 Extra Time
A Dispute Board member's challenging projects
Speaker: Barry Tozer, Treasurer, DRBF Region 3 Board

The Importance of Soft Skills in Dispute Boards
Speaker: Alan McLennan, Director of Consultancy, Alan McLennan Strategic Services Pty Ltd and Vice President, DRBF Region 3 Board

14:00-14:45 Coaching to be Match-Fit
Jessica Gallienne, Founder, Organisational Dynamics
14:45-15:00 Afternoon Tea
15:00-15:45 Preparing for Next Season
Moderator: Kiri Parr, Director, Kiri Parr Consulting
Speakers: Rob Buchanan; Graham Easton; Chris Lock, Independent Advisor; and Scott Stewart
15:45-15:55 The Match Report
Closing remarks of the day
Speaker: Kiri Parr, Director, Kiri Parr Consulting
15:55-16:00 All Hail the 'Champions'
Speaker: Ian McIntyre, President, DRBF Region 3 Board
16:00-17:30 The 19th Hole
Refreshments and Networking