AMTIL is pleased to announce that accountancy firm William Buck has been confirmed as the official sponsor for the AMTIL National Conference, in Melbourne on 14 November

William Buck is a leading firm of chartered accountants and advisors with offices across Australia and New Zealand. Established in 1895, it has more than 70 directors and 500 professional staff, and is wholly owned and operated in Australia and New Zealand. As a longstanding service partner to AMTIL, William Buck offers AMTIL members the opportunity to benefit from a broad range of accounting and business services including specialist tax advice, audit, wealth creation and superannuation.

The AMTIL National Conference will explore the theme ‘Manufacturing’s Future in a Digital Age’. The one-day event will focus on the latest trends in digitalisation and the ways in which emerging technologies will impact our industry in both the short and the longer term. The Conference will present a unique opportunity to learn about the trends and developments that will shape and define Australian manufacturing in the coming years, as well as to network and celebrate our industry. Anyone with an interest in manufacturing and its future is invited to attend the Conference, which will be held at Leonda by the Yarra, in Hawthorn, Victoria.

The Conference will feature expert speakers from across industry, government and the research community. The keynote address will be delivered by Brad Howarth, one of Australia’s foremost authorities on technology, marketing and digital media. Other speakers include: David Chuter, Managing Director and CEO at the Innovative Manufacturing CRC (IMCRC); Dr Nico Adams, IMCRC Program Lead for Digital Transformation; and Dr Steve Dowey, Technology Manager at Sutton Tools and a Senior Research Fellow at RMIT University. In addition there will be panel discussions over the course of the day.

The AMTIL National Conference will take place on 14 November at Leonda by the Yarra, Hawthorn, Victoria. For more information on the Conference please contact AMTIL Events Manager Kim Banks on