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What have we been doing lately?


Qualifications: 
Public Venue Management School Graduate 2003
Cert. IV - Risk Assessment
Cert. IV – Training and Assessment
Cert. IV – Occupational Health and Safety
Diploma Crowd Science and Risk Analysis ( UK )

Recently:
Teaching Risk Management at AFTT, Surry Hills
Developing risk management systems for Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority – Event Delivery.
Updating the Playbill Venues Safety Management System.

Risk Management
Provided risk management advice for many large scale corporate event managers such as CiEvents, George P. Johnson Company, Jack Morton Worlswide and many others in a variety of dinners, exhibitions, product launches and functions. Also covered large scale events such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge 75th celebrations for the Department of Premiers and Cabinet, New Years’ Eve ‘Bridge Operations’ for the City of Sydney and several opera productions for Opera Australia. 

WH&S Consultant
Provided Safety Management Systems for a wide range of service providers in the entertainment industry such as Howard & Sons Pyrotechnics, George P. Johnson Company, Pollard Productions, Planet Entertainment, Chameleon Touring Systems, Norwest Productions but also the Sydney Symphony, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, and the Opera Australia Workshop.

Site Management Consultant
Planning and management for sites as varied as V-Festival in Sydney and the Gold Coast, several outdoor concerts for Michael Coppel Presents, Opera on the Big Screen at the Sydney Opera House and Federation Square in Melbourne (simultaneously) and the Cockatoo Island Comedy Festival. Hope Estate concerts: Rolling Stones, Eagles and Rod Stewart. Bengali Festival 2015 at Sydney Olympic Park.

Site planning:

  • Eastern Creek Raceway - event traffic
  • Rosehill STC - Concert parking
  • Hope Estate - General lay-out
  • Daft Punk - Homebush
  • Opera on the Big Screen 2008
  • Jack Johnson
  • Jamiroquai
  • Missy Higgins
  • Microsoft XBox 360 launch Coogee
  • V-Festival 2007 (Sydney & Gold Coast)

Presentations:

  • VMA Congress 2011 - Love Parade, what went wrong?
  • VMA Congress 2012 - Indianapolis Stage Collapse, impact on an Australian venue