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2015 Packaging & Processing Week

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Industry Reward & Recognition - 2015 APPMA Industry Excellence Awards

The biennial Industry Excellence Awards are run by the APPMA and are designed to recognise innovative and outstanding packaging and processing solutions. Companies that enter these biennial industry awards are recognised for their contribution and outstanding achievements against their peers within the wider packaging industry. Awards categories include Export Achievement Award, Design Achievement Award, Customer Partnership Award, the Imported Equipment Award, Best New Product Award and the APPMA Scholarship. Nominations are closing on the 30th of January 2015 and submission forms can be accessed on www.appma.com.au or by emailing appma@appma.com.au

 

Education & Innovation for Industry - 2015 National Technical Forums

The AIP and the APPMA are currently at the planning stage of the 2015 National Technical Forums that will be held on the 24th to the 26th of March 2015. Following a number of highly successful National Technical Forums that the AIP have run over the last six AUSPACK exhibitions, the 2015 National Technical Forum will be designed to deliver a three day educational program that will cover a broad range of topics relating to the theme Open Innovation & Collaboration.

The AIP and the APPMA intend to break the National Technical Forums into breakout sessions, to ensure that a diverse range of issues and topics are covered over the three days. The AIP and the APPMA are looking for a broad range of speakers from all areas of the packaging, processing, materials and components sectors to ensure that the National Technical Forums offer something for everyone. All of the industry are invited to attend the forums. To find out more simply email info@aipack.com.au or visit www.aipack.com.au

Training & Education - 2015 APPMA Scholarship

For the seventh year the APPMA, in conjunction with the AIP are offering one lucky packaging engineer the opportunity to complete a Diploma in Packaging Technology to the value of $9000. The Diploma in Packaging Technology is an internationally recognised qualification for those wishing to pursue a career in the packaging industry, or for those who are already in the industry and who wish to extend their knowledge and expertise. The Diploma in Packaging Technology is a Level 5 qualification that prepares students to take responsibility for packaging operations at any level through the supply chain and can also lead to higher level study. Submissions are due on the 30th of January 2015. To access the APPMA Scholarship submission form simply email appma@appma.com.au or visit www.appma.com.au

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