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Aquatics & Recreation Victoria conference to chart an evolving industry

Aquatics & Recreation Victoria conference to chart an evolving industry
August 19, 2013

The upcoming 2013 Aquatics and Recreation Victoria annual conference will bring together a diverse and knowledgeable group of industry decision makers.

To be held at the Royce Hotel in St Kilda on Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd August, the conference theme, 'An Evolving Industry' will cover a broad range of strategic and operational issues including:

• Health, Wellness and Community Benefits of Aquatic and Recreation Facilities
• Occupational Health & Safety and Staff Management
• Employment Arrangements and Enterprise Bargaining
• Managing Hygiene - Implications for Operations and Centre Design
• In addition, keynote speakers will address:
• Placemaking and Future Infrastructure Requirements
• Digital Technology, Marketing and Current Trends
• The Mornington Peninsula Hot Springs (pictured) & Moree Artesian Aquatic Centre
• Effectively communicating and engaging your customers.

The conference will also include an 'Open Mic' question and answer session with key industry players.

The event is sponsored by Centaman Systems.

For more information contact Aquatics & Recreation Victoria Inc. on 03 9271 3800, E:

Image: Peninsula Hot Springs.

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