Reconciliation in Construction Panel Discusssion
Construction, urban development and built environment professionals play a key role in understanding the direct impact their developments have on both land and peoples. According to Australian Bureau of Statistics, the construction industry has seen the largest growth (38%) in jobs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people over the past five years. Reconciliation in the construction industry not only embraces the contractual and legal requirement to effectively address the issues associated with Reconciliation and Indigenous engagement, there is a requirement for flexibility and adaption of existing protocols and processes to better suit the cultural differences that arise with interactions between indigenous and non-indigenous peoples. To ensure the communities within which we work, are strong and thrive, this talk will discuss:
- What does the profession need to implement to recognise the need to respect and reflect the diversity and heritage of the Traditional Owners.
- How does the profession embrace the five critical dimensions of reconciliation: race relations, equality and equity, institutional integrity, unity and historical acceptance.
- How do SMES develop and incorporate a reconciliation action plan into their business.
- What is needed to ensure inclusive project success from design, documentation and delivery.
What the Australian construction industry is saying about Sydney Build...
The Perfect Hire team and I thought the expo was fantastic. There was a great mix of people walking through looking at the exhibitions and we have gained a lot of quality leads due to this. We did not hesitate to sign up for the following year when approached to do so.
This expo has 100 percent given us very goods leads we could follow up on. This is the best form of marketing we’ve done so far. We’ve been able to connect with leads that are usually very difficult to get in contact with. We’re definitely coming back next year.
The show has a good variety of content including conference, summit and the exhibition itself. We got some quality leads as well. We will definitely come again next year.
I just wanted to say to you and the team, great job on an excellent event. I'd been in years before and this one was by far the best. You had great traffic. I was actually surprised. I'm definitely interested in a bigger speaking role next year and I'll likely exhibit.
We got some quality leads. The show is managed by very nice organizers. We enjoyed the content and environment of the show a lot.
The show is excellent for the business. There’s lots of good quality people to do business with. This is also the best show we’ve ever been to.
View More Testimonials