Speakers 2018 

Speakers 2018 

Thank you to all of our 2018 speakers that spoke at the Business Environment Expo. The diversity amongst our speakers allowed for many perspectives to tackle the big questions, and give a very detailed insight into the different elements that make up our business environment. 

  • Alexander Kanaar - Veolia Australia and New Zealand

  • Parramatta Lord Mayor Clr Andrew Cilson - City of Parramatta 

  • Dr Andy Marks - Western Sydney University 

  • David Hill - ARC Group 

  • David Hoffman - Office of Environment & Heritage NSW 

  • Helen Papathanasiou - City of Parramatta 

  • Mark Ogge - The Australian Institute 

  • Matthew Ramaley - Rawson Homes 

  • Paul Mulley - Sydney Water 

  • Schon Condon - Condon Associates Group 

  • The Hon Scott Farlow MLC - NSW Parliament 

Exhibitors 2018 


ARC is a long-standing recruitment, training and education provider in Parramatta, NSW. Our Registered Training Organisation, ARC Training, delivers nationally recognised training courses in a range of key industries, some of which include manufacturing, warehousing, business and logistics. We have been in the training space since 2001 and are currently expanding our services throughout Australia and internationally.

Akuna Services 

Akuna Services helps clients with environmental compliance through the supply of products, specialist knowledge and experience in storm water management, spill response products, bunding, containment and training. As a dedicated provider of products, services, training and as a premium distributor of the SpilMax® range of spill kits and absorbents,  Akuna Services can offer a wider range of site compliance services for Industrial, Civil, Construction, Manufacturing and Local Government organisations.​



ComputerWerx was formed in April 2003 to fulfilthe IT needs of businesses in the New South Wales. Today, they have grown to be a leader in offering IT solutions to Small and Medium Businesses across all industry sectors. They constantly innovate in their services offering and improve customer service to delight our customers. This unique quality has allowed ComputerWerx to represent many of the world’s top IT companies in the Australian market.  

Echo Ground Australia  

Echo Group Australia creates smart integrated solutions designed to solve todayʼs challenges. In Energy Solutions: they work in from solar systems and LED lighting to the latest battery storage. In Site Solutions, they deal with everything a building / construction / event site needs including fencing, amenities, graphics and media.



GWSEA is a community organization focused on increasing the uptake of renewable energy in the areas of Western Sydney to help it have a cleaner and greener environment.



Coming from a commercial electrical and air conditioning background, energy and power consumption have always been an interest of them. With over 20 years’ experience in the industry, they noticed a common problem amongst their clients. 


Vellocet Clean Energy

Vellocet Clean Energy ("VCE"), part of the Sembcorp Group, offers clean energy solutions to corporations in Australia.  Our capabilities include behind-the-meter power and microgrids which enable customers to save on high network and retailer costs, as well as mid-size front-of-meter power supply and generation.  

2018 Gallery

2018 Gallery