Make sure you are part of AUSPACK 2019, taking place back in Melbourne between 26-29 March 2019.

Register for the free-to-attend trade exhibition to meet and talk with leading global companies showcasing the latest machinery, equipment and innovative technologies, or purchase a ticket for our 2 day conference which features forward-thinking, innovative speakers from around the world.

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APPMA Awards of Excellence

The Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) Awards of Excellence, the national awards program for the processing and packaging industry will return in 2019. This renewed initiative will bring the industry together to recognise and celebrate industry excellence, innovation, leadership and best practise.

The APPMA Awards of Excellence will be presented at a Gala Dinner on Wednesday 27 March 2019 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre as part of Packaging and Processing Week.

An evening of industry recognition, entertainment and networking. Be wowed by an impressive menu designed by Yume, rescuing quality surplus stock from Melbourne’s food manufacturers.

Time: 6:00pm – Late  (6:00pm – 6:30pm, Drinks & Canapés will be served. 6:30pm, Awards commence)

Dress: Business attire

Information on ticket rates and how to purchase a ticket are at the bottom of the page.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

We are pleased to announce the call for nominations is now open. This is an opportunity to showcase the best work delivered by members of the APPMA as well as AUSPACK 2019 exhibitors.

The Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) Awards of Excellence, the national awards program for the processing and packaging industry will return in 2019. This renewed initiative will bring the industry together to recognise and celebrate industry excellence, innovation, leadership and best practise.

We are pleased to announce the call for nominations is now open. This is an opportunity to showcase the best work delivered by members of the APPMA as well as AUSPACK 2019 exhibitors.

There are 5 award categories which include:

  • Best New Product Award
  • Customer Collaboration Award
  • Design Innovation Award
  • Export Success Award
  • Imported Equipment Award.
 For this edition of the awards, we have refined the entry process and simplified the assessment criteria for each award and added a renewed focus on innovation. We are also publishing the weighting for each award criteria to provide greater transparency.

The Awards of Excellence will be presented at a Gala Dinner on Wednesday 27 March 2019 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre along side AUSPACK 2019 and part of the broader Packaging and Processing Week. The evening will include a night of excellent entertainment, food and networking.

The 2019 Awards Entry Kit and awards portal takes you step-by-step through the entry process and gives you some helpful tips. It contains all the information you need about the awards and how to enter.

Visit the awards portal to start planning your entries – these can be saved at any stage and you can continue to edit them until the submission deadline.

Key dates:

  • Entries open – 23 October 2018
  • Entries close – 26 January 2019
  • Judging process – 28 January 2019 – 11 February 2019
  • Finalists announced – 20 February 2019
  • Awards of Excellence Ceremony Gala Dinner – 27 March 2019

If you have any questions contact: Sukhee@necatrcc.com.au or phone 1300 878 815.

TICKET FEES:

Individual (APPMA Member) – $155 +GST

Individual (Non-Member) – $175 +GST

Table of 10 per person (APPMA Member) – $145 +GST

Table of 10 per person (Non-Member) – $165 +GST