Announcement details

Jacobs to Deliver Keynote Address at AMPEAK’17


Jacobs asset management specialist Jack Dempsey will deliver a keynote address at the upcoming AMPEAK ’17 conference to be held in Brisbane from April 2-5. AMPEAK is the Asset Management Council’s International Conference.

Jacobs is a Platinum Sponsor for the event, which brings together asset owners from all industries as well as asset management professionals and associated service providers from across the globe. 

In his keynote address on Tuesday, April 4, Dempsey will draw on his extensive asset management experience. In particular, he has led the implementation of numerous asset management programs across the United States. Other accomplishments include co-creating the Mission Dependency Index (MDI) used throughout the US Federal sector, and co-authoring the APPA (Association for Higher Education Facility Engineers) book titled “Buildings – The Gifts that Keep on Taking: A Framework for Integrated Decision Making”.

He is currently an international Work Group Convener to ISO Technical Committee 251 managing ISO 55000, a set of asset management standards related to product development activities.   

In addition to Dempsey’s keynote address, other Jacobs employees presenting at the conference include: 

  • James Wright – Developing a Customer-Facing Level of Service Framework to Guide Investments 
  • Keith Paintin – Are staff critical assets and Valuation of assets and the consequential maintenance requirements
  • Ian Boake – Demystifying the Internet-of-Things (IoT) in the context of Asset Management, and 
  • Jamie Maslen – Where data will impact across your entire Asset Management System and Asset Management Attestation for Government Agencies.

For more information and to register, visit www.ampeak.theconferencemanager.com.au