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Member Dinner – Brisbane – Tuesday 8th of August

August 8 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

2017_member_dinners_300x200As part of the APPMA’s on-going commitment to delivering value to our members the Board is pleased to extend a complimentary invitation to our member companies to join us for the August dinner in our 2017 Members networking series to be held on Tuesday 8th of August 2017. The invitation extends to your staff and colleagues as this is a relaxed networking opportunity for like-minded packaging and processing professionals. We look forward to seeing you there.


Guest Speaker


Rod Arenas
General Manager Commercial
FIAL – Food Innovation Australia Limited



The Australian food and beverage industry must capitalise on new revenue opportunities arising from domestic and new export markets, to ensure the sector is well positioned to meet the needs of a global marketplace. Rod will discuss FIAL food and agribusiness sector opportunities domestically & overseas including emerging trends and dynamics associated with e-commerce.

Rod has a wealth of experience in e-commerce and marketing management in both imports and exports at large FMCG organisations within retail, shipping, international trade documentation and banking including ANL, MSC, JP Morgan and ANZ. He has worked in fast-paced, large-volume retail environments and with private label ranges including Pacific Brands, Mitre 10, Clark Rubber, Australian United Retailers Limited (Food Works Supermarket Group) & Alibaba’s T-mall Global (via ALOG).









*As the dinner will be a three course meal we will require an RSVP for our catering numbers.
To RSVP please email and advise names and numbers attending. Please also advise if any guests have dietary requirements.


August 8
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Novotel Brisbane
200 Creek Street
Brisbane, QLD 4000 Australia
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