Tonkin Consulting was again a major sponsor of the annual LGA Roads & Works Conference, held on 26th – 28th August 2015 at Murray Bridge. The conference was attended by over 300 local government professionals from around South Australia and provided an excellent opportunity to find out the latest trends in road maintenance and management. Tonkin Consulting is a preferred supplier to LGA Procurement.
Tonkin Consulting was also at the Spatial Information Day, held on 14th August 2015, where Travis Moon gave a presentation on the benefits of using Python, an open-source program to import data to perform a weighted multi-criteria analysis for land use options. James Paull presented on open source GIS and vendor neutrality and was also a panellist for the Young Professionals career development session.