Joint PHA-AHA Industry Forum 2015

Joint PHA-AHA Industry Forum 2015

24 November 2015
1.00pm – 5.00pm
Eastlake Football Club, 3 Oxley Street, Kingston

Draft Program

Objectives

  • Increase understanding and co-operation between industry and government on animal and plant health and biosecurity.
  • Increase industry understanding of the government biosecurity reform agenda.
  • Determine framework for continued dialogue and partnership between industry and government on animal and plant health biosecurity.
Time
Topic
Speaker
1.00pm Welcome & introduction Joint Chairs
1.10 Opening address Lyn O’Connell, Deputy Secretary DAWR
1.30 Feedback on discussions with DAWR Secretary Daryl Quinlivan Joint Chairs
1.40 Minutes and Actions from previous meeting Joint Chairs
1.50 Update on Biosecurity Act 2015 Matt Koval – IRA process
Justin Toohey – NFF Biosecurity Committee
2.05 National Biosecurity Committee Weeds Taskforce Matt Koval , DAWR
2.20 Enabling industry to meet deed requirements through effective levy arrangements Matt Koval , DAWR
2.50 Red witchweed update  Matt Kealley
3.00pm Afternoon tea
3.30 Biosecurity RD&E Strategy Update Duncan Rowland & Rod Turner
3.50 Farm Biosecurity video launch Harley McNamara & Alison Saunders
4.20 Framework for ongoing engagement and collaboration Kevin Shiell
4.40 Other business
4.50 Agree items for action and next steps Joint Chairs
5.00pm Meeting close