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Maffra Technology Expo

The expo will run over two days with Demonstrations, Trade Displays, Forums, Activities and Competitions that are sure to build on the innovative creativity of the broader Maffra Community

By Stacey - 15th November 2001 - Back to News

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Aim

  • To Demonstrate existing resources and skills that use new electronic technologies.
  • To Develop new skills and understanding of IT at the grass roots level.
  • To enable the formation of new cooperative networks and alliances that will underpin and reinforce development strategies in the local and wider regional community.

The Program

Friday 23rd November


9:00am - Expo Opens

9:15am - Official Opening

9:30am - Trade Displays - all day Maffra Memorial Hall

9:45am - Community Hall activities, Demonstrations, Displays and school activities

10:00am - Forum 1 - Maffra Memorial Hall "Dynamic elements in a community" Keynote speaker Allan Tayt
Education, Business, Agriculture, Arts, Youth

11:30am - Morning Break - Visit one of the many activities around town

12:00pm - Lunch Commences "Foster Place"

1:00pm - Forum 2 - "Issues facing rural Australia today" Video conference with Peter Ziebel and keynot speaker Peter Coroneous

3:00pm - Afternoon tea

4:00pm - New Initiatives

5:00pm - Day 1 all activities end

Saturday 24th November

11:00am - 5:00pm Gamers Day - Communityhall.net

All Welcome!

Demonstrations

George Bray's Tech Truck

Telstrat Tech Truck

Skills Net Road Show

Go Vic Data Show

Hi Tech Agricultural Trucks

CFA Maffra Technology Display

Bureau of Meteorology

Maffra memorial hall trade displays

Roulettes RAAF East Sale

Activities:

Competitions

Your Community Website - demonstrations and training modules

Forums

Supper room, Maffra Memorial Hall

"Dynamic elements in a Community"

"Issues facing rural Australia today"

We Gratefully Acknowledge the support of all Participants

 


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