The Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia (IPWEA) NSW Division is the professional membership organisation that provides services and advocacy for those involved in delivering public works and engineering services to the community. Members come from the wide range of professions involved in public works and services and include: engineers, technicians, public works directors, contractors, consultants, managers and strategic planners.
IPWEA (NSW) has been established as a charity with the purpose of advancing the public works sector in Australia, particularly in NSW. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of NSW communities through excellence in public works and services. We seek to inform, connect, represent and lead public works professionals in NSW.
Aside from our CIVENEX Expo, IPWEA (NSW) has a range of annual events specifically created for members as well as non-members in the industry such as The Regional Forums, The State Conference and The Local Roads Congress.
IPWEA NSW has been successfully running CIVENEX for over 63 years. There have been many locations for CIVENEX from Eastern Creek to Richmond and now we are at the iconic International Convention Centre, Sydney for our 2020 show!
CIVENEX is the Premier Local Government and Public Infrastructure Industry Expo where Industry meets Government. There are a vast array of opportunities at CIVENEX, including 25,000+ attendees made up of industry professionals and key decision makers, 21 themed summits across 8 stages with 300+ VIP high level speakers, networking lounges, interactive demonstrations and workshops and much more.
CIVENEX brings key decision makers within the Public Works Infrastructure and Local Government Industry together in one place, so exhibitors can showcase their products and services. With the current public infrastructure delivery boom across New South Wales, now is the perfect time for businesses to get in front of leading professionals within the industry.
CIVENEX gathers Local Councils, Governments, Engineers, Technicians, Public Works Directors and many other industry professionals in an expo setting, to give you our exhibitors the opportunity to showcase new and innovative products and services direct to their customers and engage business to business.
CIVENEX extremely efficient in terms of procurement and it gives business owners and managers the opportunity to send operational staff from a range of departments not only to see new products and equipment, but also maintain close working relationships with suppliers.