YTP Committee Elections FY21/22

As we continue to grow and expand our network across Australia, it’s important that the Committee is able to represent YTP’s members in the best possible way. As such, we would like to use this opportunity to call for volunteers to be a part of the 2021/2022 YTP Committee.

New committee members bring a fresh perspective, offering young professionals boundless opportunities to meet likeminded people and develop new skills. Being a part of the Committee is also a great way to make your mark on the industry, as you will be responsible for the direction and future of YTP and its activities.

All committee positions are now declared vacant and members are invited to nominate themselves, or another member, for a position.

Please refer to the Committee Roles & Responsibilities and Terms of Reference for more information. You can also contact the current YTP committee with any questions at contact@youngtransportpro.com.


Process for the upcoming election:

Step 1: Read the Committee Roles & Responsibilities and Terms of Reference.

Step 2: Fill out the application form with your nominated committee position(s). You may select up to two roles. Please attach a brief summary of why you/your nominee would be suitable for the committee position(s). Please note that this information will be distributed to all YTP members. Nominations close on Friday 06 August, 2021.

Step 3: Voting will open to YTP members on Wednesday 11 August, 2021, and remain open until close of business on Tuesday 24 August, 2021.

Step 4: The new committee will be announced at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday 26 August, 2021. Please note that attendance of the AGM is mandatory for new committee members.


2021 Annual General Meeting

The upcoming Annual General Meeting of Young Transport Professionals Inc. will take place on Thursday 26 August, 2021. All members are welcome to attend, with registration opening via Eventbrite on Wednesday 11 August.

IEC 62443 and the Pillars of Cybersecurity by Andrew Chan, Product Manager – Industrial Communication, Siemens

Transport operations are being shaped by the accelerated developments in technology and the realized benefits of the Internet and data. The challenge lies in achieving a digital transformation without jeopardizing the operational safety or exposing it to security vulnerabilities, all while addressing cybersecurity concerns and being cyber resilient.   Continue reading “IEC 62443 and the Pillars of Cybersecurity by Andrew Chan, Product Manager – Industrial Communication, Siemens”

Events Recap – Q2 2021

YTP Christmas Trivia 

After a long year, YTP celebrated the end of 2020 by hosting a virtual Christmas Trivia. The evening was a fun and eventful night filled with a variety of general knowledge and transport related questions. We also hosted breakout rooms to allow participants to meet new people and interact with others throughout the night. The event allowed us to see the competitiveness and imaginative drawings from our membersas well as the great banter between our hosts Anita and Edward. It was a great way to end a difficult year. 

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Get to the know the YTP Committee – Michael, Russell & Adnan

This quarter, get to know a little more about YTP Communications Coordinator, Michael Greenwood (MG); Digital Coordinator, Russell Oliver (RO); and Treasurer, Adnan Alam (AA). Michael currently works as Digital Engagement Coordinator for ARTC; Russell is currently an Integration Engineer with MTM; and Rail Systems Alliance and Adnan is a Secondary Systems Engineer at Metro Trains Melbourne.  Continue reading “Get to the know the YTP Committee – Michael, Russell & Adnan”