The EESA networking evening will provide the opportunity for members to gather together over some light refreshments the evening prior to the official opening of EECON 2017. The evening will feature a short presentation by Lyndon Frearson, who is a keynote speaker at EECON 2017, followed by the EESA Victorian Chapter AGM. Lyndon will be presenting on Engineering values and how these align to the perceptions of the broader community.
Managing Director and Principal Consultant, Ekistica
Lyndon Frearson is a leader in the field of remote and regional infrastructure development and deployment, policy and financing.
A chartered electrical engineer, Lyndon’s experience includes seven years in heavy industry and automotive manufacturing as a production manager, design engineer and project manager, and over a decade in the energy sector, with a focus on renewables.
Lyndon has led advisory, engineering design and project delivery activities for clients including government agencies, regulatory bodies, utilities, regional development agencies, community organisations and commercial and private investment firms across Australia, South-Asia, the Pacific and in Africa. He has also provided critical input and leadership into some of the largest public and privately financed renewable energy projects and programs in Australia; provides technical and program development assistance to a range of public and private entities and has established knowledge partnerships with CSIRO, Google, NREL, the IEA, the UNDP, AEMO and others.
As Ekistica’s Managing Director and Principal Consultant, Lyndon has overseen its development as regional and remote Australia’s leading advisory and technical consultancy firm. In this role, he is and continues to be one of Australia’s thought-leaders in the energy sector.
Lyndon Frearson was also awarded the Young Professional Engineer of the Year Award for by the Engineers Australia Northern Division in 2011.
5:30 pm Welcome and presentation by Lyndon Frearson
5:45 pm EESA Victorian Chapter Annual Group Meeting
6:00 pm Networking and Light Refreshments
7:30 pm Event Conclusion
The Annual Group Meeting will review the year and determine goals achieved, elect the 2017/2018 committee and discuss the vision and CPD Program for 2018.
If you are keen to make a difference, we encourage you to attend and nominate for a committee position and contribute to the delivery of our high-quality CPD program. Not only will you be recognised for your leadership role, you will also be contributing to the success of our organisation.
Why should you nominate for a committee position?
- Contribute to and make a difference in your engineering community
- Networking opportunities and meet like-minded peers
- Have a say in the Electric Energy themed CPD Program
- Be recognised for your leadership role
- Engineers Australia CPD Hours
- We look forward to growing the committee to further represent all fields of electric energy, including generation, transmission, distribution, retail and customer end-use.
Make a connection. Raise your standards. Promote the issues. Recharge your skills. Have the power!
If you have any queries about the AGM, or have problems registering, then please contact the EESA Victorian Chapter Secretary & Deputy Chair, Jonathan Pecar at firstname.lastname@example.org with subject 'AGM'.
Nominations for election to the EESA Victorian Committee shall be completed and forwarded to the EESA Victorian Chapter Secretary, Jonathan Pecar, no later than 19 November 2017.
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