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ARCIA Critical Communications Conference & QLD State Networking Dinner

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ARCIA brings the QLD critical communications community together in Brisbane for a one-day Conference, in conjunction with the QLD State Industry Networking Dinner on Thursday, 25 July 2024.

  • Conference and dinner venue: Rydges Southbank, 9 Glenelg Street, South Brisbane, QLD 4101.

The Brisbane conference features a half-day workshop running alongside a jam-packed conference stream of shorter presentations running from 9.00 AM-4.30 PM. The QLD State Networking Dinner follows the conference and kicks off at 6:00 pm. The dinner will include the announcement of the QLD State Industry Advancement Award winner—come along and support your peers!

All ARCIA members are welcome to attend! Not a member, yet? Sign up to become an ARCIA Member and save $$$ on ticket prices.


CONFERENCE| THURSDAY, 25 JULY 2023 | 9.00 AM-4.30 PM

Workshop | 9.00 AM-12.30 PM

Private LTE/5G: The Fundamentals of Technology and System Designs (Tickets are limited)

Presented by: Simon Lardner| Head of Wireless Business - Vocus

This course will provide students with the skills to be able to outline the key elements and components of a typical wireless broadband communication system. Students will be able to develop the block diagrams and system elements for designing a basic system and demonstrate the expected requirements and outcomes of such a system, both in basic and extended formats.

On completion students will be able to understand and identify the various elements associated with system design, including the relevant spectrum sectors that are associated with wireless broadband and understand the potential outcomes that a relevant to all options that are applicable.

Presentation Stream | 9.00 AM-4.30 PM

  • What Is TAK and Why Aren’t We Using It?
  • Advancing Interoperability in Emergency Response Communications
  • Spectrum for Wireless Broadband – An Update
  • Bridging the Connectivity Gap: Starlink and LTE in Industrial Sectors
  • Queensland Police Service Radio Communications Maintenance and Enhancement Plan
  • The Business of Critical Comms
  • Deploying Private LTE Technology in Operational Telecom Networks
  • Fire and Rescue NSW — Critical Communications and How Radio Technology Remains Relevant
  • Mission Critical Push-To-Talk—Will Land Mobile Radio Ever Go Away?
    Expert Panel  
    • A Developing Critical Communications Landscape: The Challenges and Opportunities that come with New Technology and More Choice

    More information on the conference can be found on ARCIA's website >>



    Join us post-conference for a relaxed dinner and celebrate the QLD State Advancement Award winner!

    Networking drinks start at 6.00 PM with dinner to follow at 7.00 PM. 

    Everyone is welcome to attend, with an ARCIA member or not, including partners. Gather your colleagues and support your industry peers while enjoying a great night of good company, food and drinks. 

    More information on the dinner can be found on ARCIA's website >>

    Dinner bookings closed on 18 July 


    *The conference organisers reserve the right to make changes to the agenda at any time and without notice. Please check close to the conference date for the latest agenda.

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