RA Webinar with Michael McCormack
24/06/2020 11:00 to 24/06/2020 11:45
Venue: via Zoom Link
Over the past month, RA has had the opportunity to hear from a number of senior state ministers on the immediate and longer term impacts of COVID on infrastructure spending.
On this occasion, we're delighted to be joined by the Deputy PM and and Minister for Infrastructure,Transport and Regional Development, Michael McCormack, for a Federal perspective.
This will also be an opportunity to find out more about the changes to COAG and what they mean to the Transport Infrastructure Council (TIC) and its procurement and capacity agendas.
Date: Wednesday 24 June 2020
Time: 11.00am - 11.45am (AEST)
ZOOM: The Zoom link will be sent to you when you have booked on this event. An email will be sent with the link a day or two prior to the event
This event is complimentary to RA members, however limited to a maximum of 500 participants.
RA Non members - $150 (inc GST)
Any queries contact RA Director - Events, Rachael Rooney
The Hon Michael McCormack - Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport
Michael was elected the 14th Leader of The Nationals and sworn in as Australia's 18th Deputy Prime Minister, as well as Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, in February this year.
He was elected to Federal Parliament as Member for Riverina in 2010. Following the 2013 election, he was appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance, and subsequently Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister Since 2016 he has held various ministerial portfolio responsibilities, including Small Business, and Veterans' Affairs and Defence Personnel.
Michael began his professional life as a journalist and editor on The Daily Advertiser newspaper in Wagga Wagga before co-founding a media and publishing small business which he owned and operated in partnership until he was elected to Parliament. Away from politics he is a keen sportsman with interests in horse racing, Australian football, rugby league and cricket.