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Wednesday, 30 January 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Firehouse Hotel
86 Walker Street , North Sydney NSW 2060


An informal night of some light food, drinks and networking to start off the year for 2019

Guest presenter - Dr Daksh Baweja (BG&E Materials Technology) who will discuss new concrete durability documents and legal risks with lawyer Michelle Knight of Minter Ellison.

The CIA’s newly formed Young Member’s group is also calling out all concrete industry members under the age of 35 to come along and meet up for a few drinks and to find out what’s new in concrete in Sydney! 


CIA Members $33.00 CIA Student Members $11.00 Non-Members $44.00 CIA Retired $11.00


Dr. Daksh Baweja
BG&E, Sydney

Michelle Knight
Minter Ellison


Dr Daksh Baweja
Director, BG&E Materials Technology
Daksh was the lead author on the recently released CIA Recommended Practice, Z7/02 "Exposure Classifications". He will speak about how this document will make the specification of exposure class for concrete a brand new experience providing greater clarity, more cohesion, and confidence for those high risk areas.

Michelle Knight
Senior Associate, Minter Ellison
Michelle is a leading practitioner in the legal world with respect to concrete related issues. She will speak in conjunction with Daksh about the risk areas that should be considered in design and application of concrete structures and how Z7/02 can be used to help reduce this.


5.00 pm Registrations Open, drinks and nibbles
5.25 pm
Welcome and Introduction
5.30 pm
Informal Presentations
6.15 pm
Discussion and Question Time
6.30 pm
Further Networking
Drinks and light refreshments will be served during the evening
8.00 pm Close

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