8th Annual General Meeting/Network Night

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The night commenced with The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC, MP, Federal Member for Isaacs; Cabinet Secretary; Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Change & Energy Efficiency providing an overview of the Federal Government's Carbon Price Package and what it meant for members.  The presentation concluded with Q & A where members posed a range of questions.


The AGM commenced with a presentation from Mr Adem Somyurek, Shadow Minister for Manufacturing who provided his support to the current Government and indicated that he will ensure that they are kept honest with their promises.  The evening was concluded with a presentation by The Hon Richard Dalla-Riva MLC, Minister for Manufacturing who declared his commitment to the SEMMA model and belief in its’ effectiveness.  The Minister also qualified the Governments support of manufacturing and commitment to an equitable Government procurement system.


Members and their guests enjoyed networking with other members, our alliance partners and distinguished guests after the formality of the AGM.


From L to R: Outgoing SEMMA President Russell LaCombre, The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC, MP - Federal Member for Isaacs, Cabinet Secretary, Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Change & Energy Efficiency, Incoming SEMMA President Lyndon Joss and SEMMA Executive Officer Paul Dowling.


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