Industry Events & CPD
|Industry Day 2017|
|Friday, 23 June 2017
9:30am – 5:00pmRendezvous Hotel 148 The Esplanade, Scarborough PERTH, WA
Join industry for a dynamic program and networking opportunity to enhance and develop your knowledge and skill in glass and windows. If you are involved in the glazing industry, participating in the 2017 Industry Day will enable you to connect with leading experts providing insights and tools that will assist you to build and transform your business.
9:30am Registration / Coffee
Peter denBoer – GWAWA President
10:15am Efficient Glass
Michael Ward – Guardian
Energy efficiency and glass trends worldwide, including Australian and NZ
Gary Smith – Marketing & Communication Manager, AWA
Provide you with an update on the activities from the Australian Window Association, with a brief overview of compliance, standards, window installation, changes in the energy efficiency space.
11:15am Laminated Glass
David Lee / Geoff Rankin – Eastman
Laminated Interlayers, trends and advances in glass applications
11:45am Local Economic Position
John Bygrave – CSR
A guide for you through the current WA economy outlook and provide an overview of the future growth.
12:15pm LUNCH BREAK
1:00pm Accredited Company Program and Safety Insights
Will Walker – Acting CEO AGGA
Will Walker, will guide you through the Accredited Company Program, attaining the pillars for accreditation, and the benefits for your business and industry, including the Master Glazier Program. AGGA have a comprehensive Safety Management System and will provide an overview for you to implement in your business, including some safety insights.
1:30pm Thermal Efficiency and Modern Glazing Systems
James Whitehouse – Capral
An overview of new learnings in thermal framing, options and levels of efficiency gained and overview of modern glazing systems.
2:00pm Successful Small Business
Representative from the Small Business Development Corporation The primary role of the SBDC is to encourage, promote, facilitate and assist the establishment, growth and development of small business in Western Australia. The SBDC will provide an overview of the services and products available for you to access to grow and develop your business.
2.20pm Apprenticeships, what is involved?
Dave Clare – ATC-Midwest
Confused about apprenticeships and what is involved? Dave will guide you through the apprenticeship pathway and how ATC-Midwest can work with business to create successful outcomes.
2:40pm Building Contracts
Dan Kearney – Dept. of Commerce – Building Commission Construction Contracts Act – changes / pitfalls etc, and adjudication
3:00pm AFTERNOON TEA BREAK
3:30pm Marketing your business!
Jarrod Greenwood – Adzoo
How important is digital in today’s marketing for small business.
The heart of your business success lies in its marketing! “Adzoo are not your traditional agency” …let them take you on a journey to discover marketing methods that will help you grow your business.
4:00pm Keynote Speaker
Malcolm Dix – Bullshift
Having honest and productive conversations, valuing our product and engaging in healthy behaviours
This is a Fee event
Registration must be done using the booking form
To book attendance online –
Registrations close Monday, 19th June 2017