The ACA Board met this morning to consider a range of matters in relation to COVID-19 and its implications for ACA members, staff and the organisation. This morning, after close consultation with branch and technical committees, invited speakers and the ACA team, the Board resolved to postpone a number of upcoming ACA events to a later date. The full list of postponed events is as follows:
TAS Branch – Using Stainless Steel in a Marine Environment – 18/03/20
NSW Branch AGM and Brewery Tour – 18/03/20
VIC Branch AGM + Hidden Defects – 18/03/20
ACA New Zealand Branch Annual General Meeting – 19/03/20
Newcastle Branch – Corrosion of Hunter Water Assets – 01/04/20
Technical Event – Extending the Service Life of Concrete Structures – 02/04/20
SA Branch Surface Engineering Workshop – 02/04/20
ACA Christchurch – The Use of Intumescent Coatings in NZ Construction – 02/04/20
In the current environment, the ACA is exploring the best options to hold meetings in the future including the use of teleconferencing and online meeting platforms if appropriate. Updates will continue being posted to the ACA website as information changes.
We thank you for your patience and understanding during these times.