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PAST EVENTS

Aerosol Technology Course & Factory Tours

21 March 2017 - Course at MGSM Executive Conference Centre Macquarie Park, Sydney.
22 March  2017 - Optional Factory Tours (for course delegates only) 

Registration FormProgramme and Speaker Biographies.

Based on a condensed version of the Association’s popular two-day 'Introduction to Aerosol Technology' Course, this one-day Aerosol Technology Foundation Course covers all aspects of aerosol production, including:

  • how the technology works
  • can, valve and actuator manufacture
  • propellant and formulation considerations, and 
  • the manufacturing process.

In addition, Jo Jackson, Innovation and Marketing Manager of Colep/ACOA, will share some exciting international innovations in the aerosol format! 

Delivered by experienced and respected aerosol industry practitioners, the course is a ‘must’ for anyone working with aerosols in an operations, laboratory, account management or technical role. 

PLUS, delegates can supplement the course with an optional extra day of factory tours on 22 March to see aerosol manufacture in progress at a can factory, a valve factory and an aerosol filler.

A$470 incl. GST for Association Members 
A$575 incl. GST for Asian Aerosol Federation Members
A$575 incl. GST for 'aerosol2017' event sponsors
A$745 incl. GST for non-Members

Additional A$99 incl. GST for Optional Factory Tours

 

Recalls Workshop

28 September 2016 at Pier One Sydney Harbour Hotel, Sydney.

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This half-day Workshop took a practical focus, including presentations by several industry players who have recently managed recalls of their products, along with presentations on your legal responsibilities, managing the interface with retailers during the process, and how to handle any resulting waste aerosols.

 

Safe Handling of Aerosol Propellants Workshop

29 October 2015 at Monash Conference Centre, Melbourne CBD.

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Introduction to Aerosol Technology Course & Factory Tours

26-27 August 2015, with optional factory tours on 28 August 2015 - at Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Macquarie, Sydney, NSW.

2015 Flyer & Booking Form.

Expert local and international speakers covered all aspects of aerosol production, including propellants and formulation considerations, safety, testing, labelling, industry regulations and sustainability. In addition, a speaker from Daizo Japan and One Asia Network shared some exciting innovations in the aerosol format.

Day 3 featured an optional tour of a can factory, a valve factory and an aerosol filler.

A$795 incl. gst for Association Members (A$645 incl. gst for Members travelling >200 km)
A$995 incl. gst for Asian Aerosol Federation Members
A$1,590 incl. gst for Non-Members
Additional A$99 incl. gst for optional Factory Tours


Aerosol Labelling Workshop

5 March 2015: 09h00 - 16h00 at Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Macquarie, Sydney, NSW.

Flyer, Program and Speaker Biographies.

This Workshop was important for anyone involved in the development, manufacture or marketing of an aerosol product. It was the perfect refresher to ensure that your aerosol product labels contain the correct information and symbols, so you keep on the right side of the law.

Delivered by experienced industry experts, this one-day Workshop covered:

  • the basics - the Aerosol Standard (AS2278) and the Australian Dangerous Goods Code (ADG7)
  • labelling for workplace and consumer products
  • end-use specific labelling requirements (for cosmetic, disinfectant, therapeutic, and insecticide aerosols)
  • marketing/environmental claims, barcodes and labelling technology.

A$470 incl. gst for Aerosol Association of Australia Members
A$595 incl. gst for Asian Aerosol Federation Members
A$695 incl. gst for non-Members

PLUS, all delegates get a FREE copy of the Association’s NEW Aerosol Labelling Guide!


Aerosol Technology Foundation Course & Factory Tours

1 April 2014: 08h45 - 16h45 - Course at Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Macquarie, Sydney.
2 April 2014: 09h00 - 17h00 - Optional Sydney Factory Tours for course delegates and AAF meeting participants 

Registration FormProgramme and Speaker Biographies.

Based on a condensed version of the Association’s popular two-day Introduction to Aerosol Technology Course, this one-day Aerosol Technology Foundation Course covered all aspects of aerosol production, including:

  • how the technology works
  • can, valve and actuator manufacture
  • propellant and formulation considerations, and 
  • the manufacturing process.

Delivered by experienced and respected aerosol industry practitioners, the course is a ‘must’ for anyone working with aerosols in an operations, laboratory or technical role. In fact, almost 200 people have already attended the course since its inception in 2009!

PLUS, delegates were able to supplement the course with an optional extra day of factory tours on 2 April to see aerosol manufacture in progress at a can factory, a valve factory and an aerosol filler.

A$455 incl. gst for Association Members (A$370 for Members travelling >200 km)
A$595 incl. gst for Asian Aerosol Federation Members
A$845 incl. gst for non-Members
Additional A$99 incl. gst for Optional Factory Tours
 

Aerosol Industry Forum

Theme: 'Towards a sustainable future'

3 April 2014: 08h30 - 16h00 - National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney

ProgrammeSpeaker Biographies and Reservation Form

Senior executives from the Asia-Pacific aerosol industry watched an exciting mix of local and international speakers take a thought-provoking look at the challenges facing aerosols and debate strategies to ensure a sustainable future for the industry.

A$325 incl. gst for Members of the Aerosol Association of Australia
A$375 incl. gst for Asian Aerosol Federation Members
A$425 incl. gst for non-Members
 

Aerosol Awards Dinner

3 April 2014: 18h30 - Crystal Palace BallroomLuna Park, 1 Olympic Drive, Milsons Point, Sydney.

The dinner recognised and celebrated excellence and innovation in the regional aerosol industry.

Ticket Reservation Form.

Follow link for more about the categories and the 9th Aerosol Industry Awards


Regulatory Workshop

24 October 2013 - Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Macquarie, NSW.

Perfect for those who needed to get to grips with aerosol regulations. Expert speakers covered topics such as:

  • AS2278 (the 'Aerosol Standard') and its role in ensuring aerosol safety
  • Classification: the GHS, Workplace Labelling and SDSs
  • Requirements for Therapeutics, Cosmetics and Disinfectants
  • NICNAS - current and forthcoming requirements
  • The new Work Health and Safety (WHS) Act - what it means and your new duties and responsibilities from a legal perspective
  • Trade Measurement & the Average Quantity System
  • Dangerous Goods Transport – classification and labelling
  • Product Safety, Warranties and Recalls - including the mandatory reporting requirements of the Australian Consumer Law
  • APVMA - on the new requirements and processes coming in from 1 July 2014

Delegates received a FREE licensed copy of AS2278.1-2008: 'Aerosol containers - Metal aerosol dispensers of capacity 50mL to 1000mL inclusive' worth over $50.

Announcement Flyer and Booking Form

Speaker Biographies and Program

This Workshop was also (first) run on 18 October 2012.
 

Sustainability Workshop

Last held 7 June 2012. 

2012 Program and Speaker Biographies.

"All good." ... "Loved the topic!" ... "The Workshop was very well run and informative, thanks for putting on such a great event." ... "You put an amazing conference together, congratulations! It was a great mix of topics, I really enjoyed it."