Is Your Glass Half Full or Empty -
The global borderless trading and e-Commerce reality is presenting a significant challenge to the bona-fide Australian entertainment technology supply and service industry. However, it can also negatively impact consumers who acquire systems, devices and services that are not covered by warranty, are not effectively serviced or supported, are non-compliant with Australian law, and devoid of product and public liability insurance protection.
- President's letter - Inaugural Industry Convention
Helping Prepare You, Your Company and Your Industry for the Future
The Ground-breaking Peak Industry Event
The inaugural convention is the first time in the long history of Australian entertainment technology, that all industry sectors will convene in a non-commercial environment for social interaction, personal, corporate and industry development, to explore the business landscape of the future and be inspired. From the outset, it was clear the most productive program would feature an appropriate balance of work and play and that is exactly what is planned, the optimum networking environment.
The Year Past Positions ACETA for a New Landscape of Opportunity
In April last year, ACETA engaged Stockdale ACS to handle the administration of our association, a role they were totally familiar with and one that has provided ACETA with an experienced and highly skilled back office.
ACETA April 2017 Newsletter-Business Plan Moving Forward
A business plan will be presented at the Annual General Meeting next week that will leave you in no doubt ACETA is entering a landmark period, one that will deliver significant new member opportunities. As a member or observer, it is vital you attend to support the work being done, but also to have a say in your industries future, remember your association is driven by consensus. AGM details:
Venue: Terminus Hotel 492 Queens Parade, Fitzroy North. VIC 3068
Date: Wednesday the 3rd May 2017
Time: 7 – 8pm AGM
Click here to register attendance for the AGM, dinner, or submit apology
With the possibility of ACETA receiving cash grants for distribution to qualifying members (i.e export grants), the board, has introduced a necessary benefit qualifying period as follows: Regarding the receipt of government and other financial benefits for ACETA members resulting from an ACETA sponsored initiative and directed to ACETA members, an ACETA member must have been a bona-fide financial member for a period of six consecutive quarters (18 months) before the member is eligible to receive the third party financial benefit. This policy takes effect from the 1st May 2017, all other member benefits are available immediately on member application acceptance.
The incoming board will be asked to debate and ratify the following business plan, determine action responsibilities, deliverable time frames and roll-out processes:
ACETA Aptitude Test
ACETA Careers Guide
ACETA Leadership Mentoring Program
Job Seeker Database
National Skills Week
Trade Event Reform