PPG Rental Vehicle Association Conference 2019

9:00am Thursday, 1 August 2019
5:00pm Thursday, 1 August 2019
Pullman Auckland
Corner Princes Street and Waterloo Quadrant, Auckland
Auckland City, Auckland 1010
New Zealand

 

Thank you to all who attended, we hope you enjoyed yourselves and got a lot of useful information out of the day's programme. Members can view and download speaker powerpoints from the member centre.

 

PPG RVA Conference, August 01, 2019 

Pullman Hotel, Auckland  

9-9.30 

RVA AGM 

9.30-10 

International visitor statistics and overseas marketing of New Zealand (Paul Yeo, Tourism New Zealand)  

10.00-10.30 

Repco Morning Tea 

10.30-11.00 

Economic outlook and how it has been impacted by political changes (Nick Tuffley, ASB)  

11.00-12 

11.00-11.30 

11.30-11.50 

SAFETY  

  1. Road Safety and the overseas driver issue (Brent Johnston, Ministry of Transport) 

  1. Overseas drivers – how we are dealing with it, and what more can we do as an industry? (James Dalglish, GO Rentals)

11.50-12.35 

The changing employment law landscape, and likely future changes  

(Fiona McMillan, Lane Neave) 

12.35-1.35 

Marsh Lunch 

1.35-2.15 

Panel Discussion – Discussing insurance best practise (Ryan Smith, GO Rentals, Stephen Jones, EuropCar, Craigh Kenny, ABG Group) 

2.15-2.45 

Anti-competitive agreements and a reminder about Fair Trading Act compliance (Barrie Sutton, Commerce Commission) 

2.45-3.15

Electric vehicles, views on the car sharing economy and predictions for the future of the rental industry (Mark Gilbert, Chairman of Drive Electric) 

3.15-3.45 

Afternoon tea  

3.45-4.15 

Child restraint issues, and improving the service provided by rental vehicle operators (Danielle Beh, Child Restraint Technician) 

4.15-5.00 

An update from Toyota, connected vehicles and how future technology and disruption will transform mobility (Neeraj Lala, Toyota) 

5.00-5.15 

Closing address  

5.15-6.15 

Smith&Smith® Networking Drinks  

6.30pm 

Industry Dinner 

Bridgestone Dinner Drinks 

Thanks again to our sponsors for making the event possible:

 

 

 

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Payment must be made within 14 days of registration. Persons named on a registration can be substituted for others within the same organisation, provided the RVA is informed in writing prior to 15 July 2019. There will be no refunds for cancellation of conference and/or dinner registrations. 

CONFIDENTIALITY

The RVA will hold in confidence your information and will only use the information for the purposes of registration and organisation of the conference.  The RVA will only disclose your information to the extent reasonably necessary or when required by law.  The RVA's full Privacy Policy is available at the bottom of this page.

REGISTRATION INCLUSIONS:

Registration for the RVA Conference includes: access to all trade display spaces, plenary sessions, morning and afternoon tea, lunch and networking drinks.

Registration for the RVA Conference dinner includes: a plated dinner and drinks.


 

Contact Information

Kerry Wyatt

Contact during office hours only