Several DPIPWE staff have key roles at the 6th Annual Australasian Environmental Law Enforcement and Regulators Network (AELERT) Conference being hosted by the Department from 15-17 September at the Wrest Point Conference Centre.
Deputy Secretaries Warren Jones, David Hudson and John Whittington are coordinating plenary and breakout sessions and Colin Shepherd (Manager - Major Projects), Rosemary Cross (Senior Environmental Officer, Environment Division) Pete Smith (Director, Heritage Tasmania) and Ester Guerzoni (Senior Executive Officer - Heritage Tasmania) are presenting papers.
AELERT is a network of environmental regulatory agencies that are responsible for the management of natural resources or the protection of the environment.
The conference theme this year is "Regulation in a Dynamic Future – Driving Changing Attitudes".
Keynote speakers include Professor Tim Flannery, M C Mehta from the M C Mehta Environmental Foundation in India, Professor Rob White of the University of Tasmania and Joe Woodward from the Department of Environment and Climate Change (NSW).
Phil Shelverton, (Senior Compliance Officer - Compliance and Investigation- Environment Division) coordinated this year’s conference. For more information, contact Phil on 6233 2788, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To learn more about AELERT visit www.aelert.com.au