USG Boral At AWCI ANZ Conference

Association of Wall & Ceiling Industries (AWCI) Conference 2016

AWCI ANZ 71st Annual Conference 2016

USG Boral were once again proud Diamond Sponsors of the AWCI ANZ CONFERENCE held in Darwin, Northern Territory Australia.

Delegates and partners were taken on a fantastic showcase of the sights of Northern Territory and a three day program of professional speakers and industry discussion. There were over 300 industry suppliers, businesses, families and manufacturers filling the Darwin Convention Centre from 9-12 October.

The Trade Exhibitions attracted many visitors with USG Boral amongst the Diamond Sponsors also presenting.

Guest speakers and industry presenters proved a highlight, providing insights and often entertaining business advice to delegates including;

Nigel Collin - Maestro of 'The Game of Inches' key takeout;
Understand that business improvement is a 'Game of inches’ and not a one-off moment.

Steve Etkin, Executive Vice President/CEO, AWCI US
Executive Vice President and CEO of the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry and the Foundation of the Wall and Ceiling Industry talked of his 21 years in the industry.

Karen Phillips, Director, Karen Phillips Corporate Communications
Successful business owner, entrepreneur, author and consultant, Karen Phillips is one of Australia's most sought after strategists in the areas of brand management, client communications, team improvement and ‘She’ marketing. 

Jill & Greg Newman, Owners, NewStruct
NewStruct is a Melbourne based construction company specialising in commercial office and factory fit outs and suspended ceilings. 

The Trans Tasman Apprentice Challenge continued throughout the 3 days culminating in the Gala Dinner and AWCI ANZ Awards of Excellence Presentations. Congratulations to all Award recipients for well-deserved recognition of past and present success.