You are cordially invited by The Victorian Vernier Society for lunch on Thursday the 8th of September @ 12:30 for 1:00 pm at The Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club, 489 Glenferrie Rd, Kooyong.

An excellent meal and drinks will be served. The meeting will close around 3:00pm.

Bookings for Vernier Members will, as always, be by response to this email.  Our total allowed attendance is 43 so book in early.

For Friends of Vernier and guests please book using Try-Booking :

Please advise  by Tuesday 6th September if you plan to attend.

Jo Staines

Jo is an Associate Professor and Enterprise Fellow at The University of Melbourne where she is leading industry activities to establish a Manufacturing and Industrial Systems Engineering programme, encompassing research, education and engagement streams. She is a respected aerospace industry leader who worked for Boeing in Australia and the United States for more than 22 years, much of that in senior leadership roles across a range of functional responsibilities. She has extensive experience in implementing complex transformation projects and contracts, establishing management information systems and satisfying competing stakeholder requirements.

Jo will discuss reestablishment of manufacturing Engineering courses at Melbourne University.

The Vernier Foundation Annual General Meeting will be held after lunch

Our future speaker program is:

  • 13 October – TBA
  • 3 November –  The Vernier Foundation Note the date Change
  • 8 December – Dinner with the Stars
  • Lock them in your diary now.