17 August 2021 -Online

Online Boardroom Discussion with Neil Scales, Director-General of the Department of Transport and Main Roads

Please join us to hear from Neil Scales, Director-General of the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR), to discuss:  

  • An update on TMR’s current areas of focus.
  • Specific initiatives to support the Infrastructure and Consulting industry,
  • What help TMR is seeking from the Consulting Industry to achieve its aims and aid economic recovery.

About the Speaker 


As Director-General, Neil leads the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR), with an annual budget of almost $10 billion, including capital expenditure of $3.5 billion and managed assets worth in excess of $80 billion. 

Neil joined the Queensland Public Service in March 2012 as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TransLink where he was responsible for the public transport network across Queensland. He was appointed Director-General of TMR in March 2013. 

In September 2014, Neil became Commissioner for the National Transport Commission (NTC) and joined the Roads Australia Board in November 2014. Neil is Chair of Austroads and Deputy Chair of the Australian Road Research Board. He is also a board member of the Tourism and Transport Forum, Roads Australia, the Australian Centre for Rail Innovation and Police-Citizens Youth Clubs (PCYC) Queensland.


Event Details

Date: Tuesday 17 August 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Venue: Online - a link will be emailed to registrants prior to the event
Cost: $70 (Members); $110 (Non-Members) (inc GST)


Please contact events@consultaustralia.com.au with any queries.