Date and time

Tuesday, 17 October 2023
12pm to 2:30pm (AEDT)


Sofitel Sydney Wentworth | Edwin Flack Room
Sofitel Sydney Wentworth 61, 101 Phillip St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
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Join us as we host John Hardwick at our next Sydney Leaders' lunch. 

These lunches are complimentary for RA members to attend and are an opportunity for an open discussion with senior industry leaders. Registration is no guarantee of a place and we will advise in due course if your expression of interest is successful.

Our Speaker:
 John Hardwick - Executive Director – Asset Management, Transport for NSW

John is the Executive Director of the Asset Management Branch at Transport for NSW and is responsible for leading and enabling transport service outcomes for customers and communities through effective whole of life asset management.  John was previously the Executive Director, Sydney Division for former Roads and Maritime Services where he lead the division’s first Strategic Asset Management Plan.

John has a background of over 30 years in asset management within the electricity and transport industries, is a passionate leader of organisational improvement in asset and operational risk management and has implemented world class asset management strategies and systems to manage risk and provide value for customers and communities.

John is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and serves as a board member for numerous global and Australian asset management organisations and co-authored the books Living Asset Management and Living Asset Management Maturity. In 2018 John was awarded the MESA medal by the Asset Management Council. The MESA Medal is awarded to an individual who has personally contributed at the highest level to the advancement of the science and/or practice of asset management.

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Dress code: Business attire

Dietaries: Please inform of any dietary requirements 2 weeks prior to the event

Please Note: RA Leaders' lunches are for RA members only.
Registering your interest is no guarantee of place.  You will be advised in due course if your request is successful.  All enquiries should be directed to

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Refund policy

Cancellations should be notified in writing by email. Cancellations received prior to one week before the event will receive a full refund less 25%. No refund will be applicable for cancellations received after one week prior to the event although substitute delegates are welcomed