Event Date:
June 26, 2019 - June 27, 2019
All Day


About This Event

The Workshop is one of three delivered by Standards Australia in 2019 as part of the Second Phase of work of the ASEAN-Australia Digital Trade Standards Initiative. The Initiative is aimed at expanding l political and economic linkages between ASEAN and Australia. The three workshops for 2019, delivered to staff of National Standards Bodies (NSBs) in ASEAN and their valued stakeholders, seek to support recommendations identified in the Recommendations Report published on completion of Phase One of the Initiative.

Workshop 1 addressed two key thematic areas, which were identified as priorities during the first phase of the Initiative in 2018:

  • Day 1: Standards advocacy and standards value proposition – NSB audience only
  • Day 2: E-Commerce for Small Business – NSB audience and government and industry stakeholders


  • Karen Batt, Head of International, Standards Australia
  • Caroline McCarthy, Assistant Secretary, Regional Trade Agreements Division, FTA Investment and Digital Branch, DFAT
  • Adrian O’Connell, CEO, Standards Australia
  • Sabrina Anthony, Deputy Director, Standards, Enterprise Singapore
  • Fakheezah Borhan, Senior Assistant Director, Standardisation Division, Department of Standards Malaysia
  • Adam Stingemore, General Manager, Engagement and Communications, Standards Australia
  • Torrin Marquardt, International Engagement Manager, Standards Australia
  • Brendan Slowey, International Learning Specialist, Standards Australia

Workshop Report

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