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IDS and Deighton are celebrating 20 years of dTIMS in New Zealand

You are invited to join IDS and Deighton in celebrating 20 years of dTIMS in New Zealand For two decades, your industry association, IDS, has been providing access to the powerful dTIMS tool for asset infrastructure decision-makers throughout New Zealand.

In conjunction with Deighton, we are celebrating this milestone with the premier training and regional networking industry event of the year - the dTIMS New Zealand Peer Exchange.

Join us over two days, meet like-minded people and experts who will help you grow your skills and maximise your productivity utilising the power of the dTIMS software and IDS services to benefit your organisation and your own professional development.

Share ideas with colleagues facing the same challenges as you, learning from their challenges, and benefiting from their successes. Learn how far we’ve come and where our industry is headed, and what Deighton and IDS are planning and developing next to revolutionise the industry. IDS services and support and the dTIMS modelling tool are available to every single Local Council in New Zealand, regardless of their size or resources – so everyone is welcome! Get your team together and come along to dTIMS New Zealand Peer Exchange.


Date: Tuesday 08 and Wednesday 09 May, 2018

Venue: Cliftons, Level 28, 100 Willis Street, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand.

(Willis Street is situated in the downtown district close to the Wellington Waterfront and ferries).

Please note: The venue for the celebration dinner is to be advised, but it will be in close proximity to Cliftons.


Day 1 – FREE

Day 2 - Training - 2 Streams (each stream has Deighton and IDS input)

NZ $550.00


Celebrate and explore the dTIMS tool and IDS services with engaging case studies and learn more about the functionality and features of the tool; how it provides solid, reliable, evidence-based information on which strategic decisions can be based. See some robust examples of what IDS and dTIMS have achieved so far and what is on the road ahead. Then join us for the 20-year celebration dinner jointly sponsored by Deighton and IDS.


8:30 - 9:00am | Registration

9:00 - 9:30am | Welcome & Introductions

9:30 - 10:15am | IDS Case Studies

10:15 - 10:30am | Break

10:30 - 12:00pm | Deighton Case Studies

12:00 - 1:00pm | Lunch

1:00 - 1:45pm | IDS Client Perspective

1:45 - 2:30pm | Adding Other Asset Classes

2:30 - 2:45pm | Break

2:45 - 3:30pm | dTIMS Features | Mapping

3:30 - 4:15pm | dTIMS Features | Pivot Tables

4:15 - 4:30pm | Birds of a Feather Workshops

6:30 | Welcome Reception & Dinner jointly sponsored by Deighton and IDS


This training is incredibly sought after and features insights from visiting Canadian experts from Deighton as part of this premier event. The dTIMS self-paced training modules are dedicated to enhancing your dTIMS knowledge regardless of your level of expertise. You’ll also see the latest dTIMS features and IDS offerings that push the envelope on asset management.

Wednesday, May 9

8:00 - 4:30pm | Two training streams run concurrently:

Training stream #1 - Client specific training

Presented by IDS

  • Modelling Introduction "what you need to know" - Theuns Henning

  • Understanding input data: Setting up the analyses, calibration and data requirements - Elke Beca

  • How to get more form your modeller "client tips" - David Fraser

  • What do my results tell me?: Building Evidence-Based Strategy - Theuns Henning

  • Q&A Panel

  • Afternoon dashboard workshop - Erik Barnes

Training stream #2 - dTIMS modelling training

Presented by Deighton

  • Transforming your data

  • Cross Tab transformations

  • Bins Transformations

  • Lookup Tables

  • dFRAG

  • Mapping

We hope you can join us!


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