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Prisons 2015

Sharing insights on whole of life cycle management of correctional facilities

17 - 18 March 2015 | Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne

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Sponsor & Exhibit

Sharing insights and expertise on whole of life cycle management of correctional facilities in Australia, Prisons 2015 is the 6th prison planning and design based event brought to you by Informa.

The 2015 conference will encompass a program that will accommodate more stakeholders in the correctional facilities industry, and will reflect how this industry has evolved over time.

Prisons 2015 will be an unmissable event for Government to meet industry in this space and discuss the development and redevelopment of correctional facilities in Australia.

Featuring outstanding presentations from:

  • Deborah Glass OBE, Victorian Ombudsman
  • Jan Shuard PSM, Commissioner, Corrections Victoria
  • Ken Middlebrook, ‎Commissioner, Northern Territory Department of Corrections
  • Professor Neil Morgan, Inspector of Custodial Services, Western Australia
  • Dr John Paget, Inspector of Custodial Services, New South Wales
  • Professor Fiona Measham, Professor of Criminology, School of Applied Social Sciences, Durham University UK
  • Donal Lynch, Building + Interiors Construction Manager, Project Manager, Wiri Prison Project, Fletcher Construction
  • Ya-Qun Xie, Associate Director, Macquarie Capital, Macquarie Group Limited
  • Nicole Evison, Senior Associate, Clayton Utz
  • Professor Michael Levy AM, Australian National University
  • Andrew Thomas, Senior Architect, Guymer Bailey
  • Peter Hollis, Director - Human Resources, Queensland Corrective Services
  • Ron Fabre, PrisonPC Lead Architect, Cyber IT Solutions
  • Matthew Willis, Research Manager, Criminal Justice Monitoring and Analysis, Australian Institute of Criminology
  • Dr Elizabeth Grant, Senior Lecturer, The University of Adelaide
  • Dr Anna Eriksson, Senior Lecturer Criminology, School of Social Sciences, Monash University
  • Sarah Paddick, Principal Architect, Totalspace Design
  • Anne Hooker, Youth Development Officer, Port Phillip Prison
  • Stephen Myall, Magistrate, Magistrate Court of Victoria

Key topics to be examined include:

  • Overview of Australian correctional systems and prison populations
  • An update on investigations and complaints
  • "People make the prison": Designing for human interaction
  • Private capital funding public infrastructure
  • The inevitability of prison technology
  • Managing risk in these large scale infrastructure developments
  • With Australian prisons at capacity, how are the States and Territories dealing with the issue of overcrowding?
  • Planning correctional facilities that meet the health needs of prisoners
  • Rehabilitation and reducing recidivism

Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities
Josh Ward, Sponsorship Manager
02 9080 4013 |

>> View the full Prisons 2015 Conference agenda here.
>> Register for the Prisons 2015 Conference here; email us; or call 02 9080 4307.

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