IAKS Seminar Program – Thursday 23 June 2022

IAKS will be hosting an event at SPLASH! 2022 on Thursday 23 June 9.30am – 1.00pm.

The event will address important issues around commercial aquatic operations and design. Speakers will be drawn from key sectors of the industry to address staffing, safety, and sustainability.

Sessions will be applicable for commercial operators of aquatic and leisure facilities, local government, planners, and architects.

The morning will consist of two sessions, with each speaker presenting for 15 minutes followed by an interactive panel discussion.

  Resilience and Reinvention
9.30am – 9:45am

Customising to your target market: presented by ActiveXchange 

Information to come 

9.45am – 10.00am Communicating with your customers: presented by Bryn Whales, Jonas Leisure
10.00am – 10.15am Future Leaders- staff investment, retention and succession planning, presented by BlueFit
10.15am 10.45am Panel Discussion: Resilience and Reinvention of our Centres: Jonas Leisure, Blue Fit, YMCA, Belgravia (TBC), City Venue Management.
  Designing for Sustainability and Safety
11.00am – 11.15am Developing modern facilities and social sustainability, presented NBRS Andrew Tripett
11.15am – 11.30am Functional facilities for sustainability, presented by Liquid Blu Yuri Dillon
11.30am – 11.45am Pool Safety Technology and Blended Lifeguarding, presented by Pool Super Vision Simon Haire
11.45am – 12.00pm Creating Safer pools; Guidelines for Safe Pool Operations (GSPO) RLSS TBC, – RJ Houston, Penny Larson (TBC)
12.00pm-12.15pm Financial sustainability for facilities – YMCA Adam Luscombe and Shane Stoddart.
12.15pm-12.45pm Panel discussion: How do we plan for sustainability: NBRS, Liquid Blue Architecture, Simon Haire, Brisbane City Council (TBC), Adam Luscombe

Location: GCCEC

Cost: IAKs and ALFA Q members $30; Non members $50