July 2017

Exciting speaker line-up at MWA event –  Automechanika

Automechanika is just around the corner and MIWA will be hosting a morning conference event on 27 September. Take a look at the exciting speaker line up...

Region in the spotlight: Northern Region
Nico Grobler, Chairman of the Northern Region, is positive about the RMI's New Thinking Model for his region.
Meet our new Director
Pieter Niemand has taken over the reins as Director of MIWA from this month. We took a moment to get to know him.
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From the Director's Desk

It has been exciting to hit the ground running this month and see that there is much activity happening in the MIWA camp. I'd like to remind you that Automechanika is happening in September and it would be great to meet as many of you there as possible. We will be hosting an exciting event so don't miss out.

I'd also like to highlight the training opportunities available to you as a member. Make sure you click on our Training forum to see what is coming up. This will be an area we will be driving with our members to ensure you can upskill and get value from your membership.

Please feel free to contact me as any time if you have any queries or just want to get in touch. I look forward to engaging with you.

Enjoy the read.

Pieter Niemand

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