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Program

Conference Program

Program is subject to change.
 

Thursday 8th August

 16.00 - 17.00   Early Registration - Royal Benowa Foyer 
 17.00 - 19.00   Welcome Reception - Sponsored by Syngenta - Poolside Deck and Pool Area 
 19.00 - 23.00   VIP Event - Videre Restaurant 
 

Friday 9th August

 08.00   Exhibition Opens - Royal Benowa Foyer/Prince
 08.30 - 09.15   Registration/Breakfast - Royal Benowa Foyer/Prince
 09.15 - 09.30   Conference Welcome - Belinda Smith - Monarch/Marquis
 09.30 - 10.30   Keynote - Craig Rispin - Monarch/Marquis
 10.30 - 11.00   Morning Tea - Royal Benowa Foyer/Prince
 

Marquis

Monarch

Norfolk

 11.00 - 11.45 

 

 

Daryle Swartz (Bayer Environmental Science)

Formulation Technology

Coming Soon

 

Dr Don Ewart (Consulting Entomologist)

Doing Spiders Better With Less

Karen Constable (HACCP)

HACCP Compliance In Pest Management

 11.45 - 12.30 

David Helmers

Spanner In The Works Program - An Intiative By Australian Men's Shed Association

When Was Your Last Service? A Fun & Informative Insight To Mens Health

Rapid Training (Jay Turner, David Wilson & Chris Ryan) 

Sneak Preview Of Our Exciting New Product

Decon Systems

Watch this Space

 12.30 - 13.30   Lunch - Royal Benowa Foyer/Prince
 13.30 - 14.15 

Andrew Mackie-Smith (Building Pro)

Managing Pre-Sale Building & Pest Inspections

Wade Grunden (The Sales Squad)

Strategies & Tactics for Growing A Business

Rapid Training (Jay Turner, David Wilson & Chris Ryan) 

Uncommon Household Pests

 14.15 - 15.00 

Professional Women in Australian Pest Management (PWAPM)

Panel Session & Networking Afternoon Tea

David Lilly (Ecolab)

Rodent Welfare and Food Safety: How do we balance the risks?

Steve Spencer & Trademutt

Mental Health & Well-Being 

 15.00 - 15.30   Afternoon Tea - Royal Benowa Foyer/Prince 
 15.30 - 16.15 

Matt Huckerby (Moray & Agnew)

Avoid Litigation & Common Legal Pitfalls

Rapid Training Panel Session (Jay Turner, David Wilson & Chris Ryan) 

Tips, Tricks & Great Ideas

Tricia Mackie-Smith 

Business Tips: Free PR & Digital Marketing

 16.15 - 16.45 

Keith Farrow

(Keith Farrow Consulting)

Topic Coming Soon

Don Dixon

Opportunities in the 2020's For Inspection & Report Writing

Green Zone

Watch This Space

 16.45 - 17.30 

Brendon Spencer (Active Oxy Limited)

Ducted Ozone Systems In Pest Management

Dr Don Ewart

Complying with Australian Standards

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Meet the Finalists - AEPMA Awards Panel

Jim's Awards Presentation - Private Function

 17.30   Exhibition Closes - Royal Benowa Foyer/Prince
 19.00 - 23.00   Gala Dinner - Sponsored by BASF - Monarch/Marquis 
 23.00 - 02.00   After Party Function - Hydrate Bar
 

Saturday 10th August

 08.00   Exhibition opens 
 08.30 - 09.00   Breakfast 
 

Marquis

Monarch

Norfolk

 09.00 - 09.45 

Rapid Solutions

Launch TimberSecure

AEPMA

Code Of Practice Rodents

Mark Wilson (BASF)

The Termite Product Pipeline

 09.45 - 10.30 

Matt Huckerby (Moray & Agnew)

Protecting Your Business Against Trademark Infringment

Peter McCarthy (Ratsense/Pest IT)

Internet Of Things Rodent Sensor Systems

Rapid Solutions

Hottest 10

Claims Stories - Including Lessons Learnt

 10.30 - 11.00   Morning Tea 
 11.00 - 11.45 

Andrew Mackie-Smith (Building Pro)

Managing Relationships With Real Estate Agents

John Murray (Flick Anticimix)

Cert III Urban Pest Management Upgrade + New Units Of Competency for Cert IV

Syngenta

Topic Coming Soon

 11.45 - 12.30 

Andrew Usher (Catand)

Mergers and Acquisitions

Rapid Solutions

Report Writing

Insights & Advice On Writing Reports

 

Brad Wynter (Pest Register)

Emerging Approaches To Building A Best Practice Pest Management Business

 12.30 - 13.30   Lunch 
 13.30 - 14.15 

Jason Newman (Gilchrist Connell)

How Not To Get Sued (& What To Do If You Do!)

Rapid Solutions

New Product Launch

The New & Improved Report Writer Is Now Available!

Stephen Doggett (NSW Health Pathology, Westmead Hospital)

Bed Bugs & Deltiology

Don Dixon

How To Reach New Customers & How Do Most Find You?

 14.15 - 15.00 

Mark Sheppard (Pest Education)

Cockroach Integrated Pest Management In Commercial Settings

Dr Phil Ridley (The Bug Doctor)

Pest Detective Challenge - Test Your Speed & Knowledge!

Rapid Training Panel Session (Jay Turner, David Wilson & Chris Ryan)

How to Stay Ahead of the Game

 15.00   Exhibition Closes 
 16.00 - 18.30   Saturday Afternoon Social Event 
 

Sunday 11th August

 07.30 - 12.30   Golf - Sponsored by Moray & Agnew 
 09.00 - 13.00   Champagne High Tea & Pamper Session - Sponsored by Sherwood Chemicals