Event sponsored by BOC

BOC supplies compressed and bulk gases, chemicals and equipment around the globe. The company develops safe, sustainable and innovative solutions for customers in many specialty sectors, heavy industry and medical environments.

For more than a century, the company’s gases and expertise have contributed to advances in industry and everyday life, including steelmaking, refining, chemical processing, environmental protection, wastewater treatment, welding and cutting, food processing and distribution, glass production, electronics and health care. Visit our website.


Conference dinner sponsored by Crea Laboratory Technologies

Crea Laboratory Technologies provides a range of specialised laboratory testing equipment to assist various industries achieve better analytical outcomes form their laboratory practices. We do this by providing quality testing instruments for research laboratories across a range of specialist Crea divisions. Each division providing a complete product range designed specifically for the unique requirements of each industry sector and its associated applications. Crea specialised divisions support the following areas:

  • Analytical

  • Life Science

  • Particle Science

  • Materials Testing

  • Oil Analysis

  • PetroChem

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Welcome reception sponsored by RB

We are passionate about eliminating dirt, germs, pests and odour that impact health and happiness. The needs of global consumers are greater than ever. Increased urbanisation has brought with it formidable health issues. The problems faced by communities in emerging markets have multiplied as families continue to grow and live longer. Societies are adapting to a new generation of conditions which require a new generation of solutions.

Our Hygiene Home portfolio is renowned for its industry-leading products upon which communities across the globe depend. Household names such as Lysol, Vanish, Finish and Air Wick are at the top of their markets. In fact, 80% of our unrivaled portfolio of leading brands are either number 1 or 2 in their categories – household names such as Lysol, Vanish, Finish and Air Wick. Visit our website.


Plenary speaker sponsored by UNSW

UNSW Sydney is a powerhouse of cutting-edge research, teaching and innovation, and is one of the top 100 universities in the world, with more than 59,000 students and a 7,000-strong research community.

UNSW is committed to making a difference to some of the world’s most important and future critical issues, through pioneering research and sustained innovation. Visit our website.


Plenary speaker sponsored by University of Queensland

The UQ School of Chemical Engineering is an international leader in chemical engineering education and research. Our project-centred, teaching programs form part of UQ's undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in Chemical, Biological, Environmental, Materials, Metallurgical Engineering, Petroleum engineering and Sustainable Energy. Our world-class research is underpinned by three international-industry research centres and numerous fundamental and applied research linkages. Visit our website.


Plenary speaker sponsored by Monash University

Monash Engineering is an outstanding global centre for engineering research and education. Our Department of Chemical Engineering is ranked #1 in Australia, contributing real technological solutions across their core research areas of biotechnology, food, modelling, nanomaterials, membranes, fuels and energy monash.edu/engineering. Visit our website.


Plenary speaker sponsored by ITM Power

ITM Power manufactures integrated hydrogen energy solutions for grid balancing, energy storage and producing green hydrogen for transport, renewable heat and chemicals. The Company recently signed a forecourt siting agreement with Shell for hydrogen refuelling stations to 2024 and is also supplying the 10MW PEM electrolyser to Shell’s Rhineland refinery. Visit our website.


Poster networking sponsored by BackVintage Wines Australia


BackVintage – making quality value for money wine

BackVintage buys grapes and makes wine sourced from some of the best regions in Australia. Our winemaker is Mike Farmilo, former Chief Red Winemaker for Penfolds.

Nick Bulleid, Master of Wine independently selects and endorses the entire BackVintage range. BackVintage wines are only sold on-line at wholesale prices direct to the consumer.

If it’s not good enough for Nick, its not good enough for you !

Morning tea sponsored by DETA Consulting

DETA Consulting is a young, dynamic and responsive organisation working with some of New Zealand’s largest businesses to identify, develop and deliver optimisation services. We were born out of energy efficiency, however deliver services across the engineering spectrum from process and mechanical design through to HSE and contract management. Essentially, we provide professional services to optimise business processes, drive improved performance and deliver lasting business value. Visit our website.


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