The Australian Forest Contractors Association Harvest & Haul Conference and Trade Expo on 3 June at Coffs Harbour is being touted as one of the best events ever organized by the association.
The full-day conference and expo will be followed by the inaugural Hall of Fame dinner.
Already, several keynote speakers have been engaged and the topic coverage is wide-ranging and thought-provoking.
The program is:
The Chairman of AFCA opens and previews the day which focuses on the future of forest contractors and ideas on how to meet the challenges that face them.
Gary Olsen (Tigercat) looks at the current international status of the forest industry and will make some predictions for the future
Morning tea & Trade Expo
A chance to network and visit trade exhibitions staffed by industry representatives
Forest Certification in the future
Case study : Certification Schemes for Private Forest Owners
Phil Lacey .P F Olsen Australia
Marketing Our Industry
Ric Sinclair FWPA
Performance Based Standards Systems (Mark Brown)
Authorities look at potential changes in vehicle performance
Lunch & Trade Expo
Enjoy lunch and another chance to speak to industry representatives
Trucks :Future Development & Safety
Speakers discussing future developments in trucking features and safety issues including the “Trucksafe” program
Rod Bartolo (Mercedes Benz) & Peter Elliott (ATA)
Industry Presentations at Trade Booths
Work and Lifestyle
Do we balance our work and leisure time enough?
Ready to Meet The Future
A presentation by a former Australian Olympic representative designed to help you face the future with confidence
Hall of Fame Dinner
The conference and trade expo is being held at the Novotel Resort, Coffs Harbour. Register your interest now with David Drane on 0413 997 257 or by email [email protected]