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SAPIA ready to present 2018 National Conference

SAPIA ready to present 2018 National Conference
August 27, 2018

The Sports and Play Industry Association (SAPIA) is counting down to its 2018 National Conference, being held at Mantra on Salt Beach, Kingscliff, NSW on 30th and 31st August.

Over 70 delegates have already confirmed their attendance, to hear about the latest sport and play surfacing developments and learn about new technical solutions in surfacing.

Presenters include:
Richard Mattea, Mapei Australia
Laura Geitz, Australian netballer
Michael Blomer, Tennis Queensland
James Tritt, SportGroup
Malcolm Parkes, California Sports Surfaces
Shane Dalton, Dalton Consulting Engineers
Grant Humphreys, Acousto-scan
Kevin McNamara, Kevin McNamara & Son
Greg Wearing, Mainmark
Steve Dart, Dart Consulting
Neil McIntosh, Mapei Australia
Mark Cunningham, Synthetic Grass & Rubber Surfaces
Brett Evans, Rubbertough Industries
Spencer Wallace, Glooloop Surfacing
Mark Edmondson, All Grass Sports Surfaces

In addition, the Conference will also see the presentation of the 2017 SAPIA Industry Awards – an Awards Program to support the association’s goal of promoting excellence in tennis court, sports field, playground and recreation facility design, construction, maintenance, surfacing and servicing as well as product innovation.

Click here for details on the SAPIA National Conference in the Australasian Leisure Management industry Calendar.

Image: Halvorsen Park, Ermington NSW winner in the P2. Surfacing of Council or Play Space category at SAPIA's 2017 Awards. 

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