Event Details & Venue

Frame Australia attracts delegates from around the world to create a forum at international level for exchange of ideas and communication, in a prestige venue on the edge of Melbourne’s CBD.

“Frame Australia provides valuable insight into design, supply and construction challenges, as well as presenting solutions to deliver timber projects” Arup delegate

Market trends are creating long-term opportunities for prefabricated building systems, and the Timber Offsite Construction event has unique strategic positioning to achieve broad understanding of timber system benefits to the construction sectors. 
 
The sessions program will present topics on design, manufacture and construction of timber offsite buildings from the initial concept stage to the finished project, providing a broad pathway to understand the process benefits and the achievement of faster build times with lower construction costs.
 
The conference venue Park Hyatt Melbourne is a prime example of modern decorative timber panelling and marble design features, providing an experience of elegance in an intimate and refined environment.
 
Located on the edge of Melbourne's CBD at the 'Paris end' of Collins Street – the ultimate theatre, shopping, food and wine precinct that has few equals in Australia.
 

Who should attend

Frame Australia brings together delegates from the following sectors:

Building design & construction

  • Architects
  • Engineers – structural, fire, acoustics.
  • Building Designers
  • Building Professionals
  • Project Managers
  • Developers of medium density residential and commercial projects
  • Builders of housing and multi-residential construction projects

Timber & engineered wood

  • Producers, importers and distributors of structural timber products
  • Manufacturers and distributors of engineered wood panel products

Timber pre-fabrication

  • Prefabricators of timber frames, floor systems, and roof trusses
  • Prefabricators of panelised products and mass timber building construction
  • Suppliers of manufacturing equipment and production systems for prefabrication

Building materials supply

  • Manufacturers and distributors of building materials
  • Trade suppliers of timber and building materials

Others

  • Professional and Industry associations
  • Universities and Educational institutions
  • Government departments and building regulators

 

 

Conference program

Monday 19 June

7.30 am – 8.30 am Registration
8.30 am – 12.30 pm Speaker Sessions
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm Lunch break
1.30 pm – 5.30 pm Speaker Sessions
5.30 pm – 7.30 pm Delegate Hospitality & Networking

Tuesday 20 June

8.30 am – 12.30 pm Workshop Sessions
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm Lunch break
1.30 pm – 5.30 pm Delegate Tours

NOTE: Catering is provided on both days for delegate arrival, morning and afternoon breaks, and lunch.

Conference Venue

Park Hyatt Melbourne
1 Parliament Square (off Parliament Place)
East Melbourne, Victoria 3002

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Park Hyatt Melbourne
1 Parliament Pl, East Melbourne, VIC 3002
http://melbourne.park.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html
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Accommodation

Special rates for the conference have been arranged with Park Hyatt Melbourne and are available on-line from the Hyatt booking centre at the link below

https://melbourne.park.hyatt.com/content/propertywebsites/hotels/park/melph/en/group-booking/melphfrmm2017.html

Alternately, call the Hyatt booking centre on 131 234 and quote event reference G-FRMM to receive the special conference rate.

Room rate:
Single Share / Double Share / Twin Share
Park King accommodation AUD$285.00

To ensure your reservation, please book at least 35 days prior to your arrival date.
Reservations are subject to availability.

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