14 November 2018

Connecting Academia with Industry - Regulation

Organised by:

SCI's Australia International Group

Victoria, Australia

Registration Closed

This event is no longer available for registration.


The second event of this series will provide an opportunity to talk about issues of relevance to both people from academia and industry, to network and to listen to a number of experts' views on regulation.

This event is for all representatives of academia and industry, with a focus on academics seeking to understand the problems and opportunities facing industry, and industrialists seeking to understand potential opportunities and advantages of working with academics.


Dr Gary Bowman

Reckitt Benckiser P/L

Dr Bowman, regulatory affairs manager at Reckitt Benckiser will address how chemicals are regulated in Australia.

Mr Peter Vitali

Chemvit consulting

Mr Vitali was formerly key technical and subject matter expert in dangerous goods and incident case investigator at WorkSafe Victoria before setting up Chemvit P/L and will talk about how chemical manufacturing and storage facilities and the transport of dangerous and hazardous goods are regulated.

Ms Fiona Fleming

Australian Institute of Food Science & Technology

Managing Director Fleming will discuss regulations in the food industry.


Formal presentations
Panel discussion

Light refreshments will be served on arrival. An informal dinner will be arranged to follow the formal part of the evening (at participants’ own cost).

Venue and Contact

BASF offices

BASF offices,
28 Freshwater Pl,
Southbank VIC 3006,

Mr Richard Thwaites (Australia International Group Chair)

Tel: +44 (0)20 7598 1561

Email: Richard.thwaites@bigpond.com

Booking Process/Deadlines

Booking terms and conditions

CPD Info

SCI Members attending this meeting are able to claim CPD points.

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