Leadership and Social Change: Reflections from the Pak Mun Dam, North East Thailand

*Webinar Option Available* The Pak Mun Dam was built in 1994 amidst significant opposition from local communities on the Mun River. This project, aimed at improving hydropower and irrigation supplies, triggered the formation of social movements which continue to influence Thailand’s infrastructure projects. The Pak Mun Dam experience provides current infrastructure planners with reflections on the context and characteristics of emerging leaders.
Leadership and Social Change: Reflections from the Pak Mun Dam, North East Thailand

*Webinar option available along with the usual option to attend the event in person at the EA Auditorium. Please choose from the available options when registering online. Webinar will commence at 6pm AEST.                                

The Pak Mun Dam was built in 1994 amidst significant opposition from local communities on the Mun River. This project, aimed at improving hydropower and irrigation supplies, triggered the formation of social movements which continue to influence Thailand’s infrastructure projects. The Pak Mun Dam experience provides current infrastructure planners with reflections on the context and characteristics of emerging leaders.

Daniel Brauer is a Principal Water Engineer with AECOM in  Newcastle. Daniel previously undertook post-graduate study in the field of integrated water management with the International Water Centre, Queensland. This study took Daniel to North East Thailand where he and his colleagues studied socio-economic, environmental and cultural impacts associated with changes to water resources.  Daniel is a new member of EA Newcastle’s College of Leadership and Management. Having previously occupied senior leadership roles within a local water utilities, Daniel is interested in contributing to the discourse on emerging leadership.

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Date
16 / 05 / 2018 - 05:30 pm to 07:00 pm
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AEST
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Registration Closes
16 / 05 / 2018 04:00 pm
Venue
Engineers Australia Newcastle
Suite 3, Tonella Commercial Centre
125 Bull Street (entry via Dick St)
Newcastle West - Webinar Available
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Cost
Physical Location
  • EA Member Rate: $0.00 ($0.00 excl. GST)
  • Complimentary: $0.00 ($0.00 excl. GST)
  • Society Member Rate: $30.00 ($27.27 excl. GST)
  • Student Member Rate: $0.00 ($0.00 excl. GST)
  • Non-Member Rate: $30.00 ($27.27 excl. GST)
Webinar
  • EA Member Rate: $0.00 ($0.00 excl. GST)
  • Complimentary: $0.00 ($0.00 excl. GST)
  • Society Member Rate: $30.00 ($27.27 excl. GST)
  • Student Member Rate: $0.00 ($0.00 excl. GST)
  • Non-Member Rate: $30.00 ($27.27 excl. GST)
Key Speaker(s)
Daniel Brauer
Host(s)
College of Leadership and Management
Event Contact
  • Contact:
    Engineers Australia Member Services
  • Phone:
    1300 653 113
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Maximum CPD Hours
1
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