Visits to CCES

October 22, 2013

VISITING ACADEMIC FROM UK

Dr Andrew Grainger is a Lecturer in Logistics and Supply Chain Management at the University of Nottingham in the UK, member of the Management Committee of the International Network of Customs Universities (INCU) and member of the World Customs Journal Editorial Board. Dr Grainger and his young family will be in Canberra until 22 November 2013. As part of his […]
August 15, 2013

AFP DRUG KIT DONATION

On Monday 29th July 2013, the Centre for Customs and Excise Studies (CCES) donated a synthetic Drug Identification Kit to the Australian Federal Police (AFP). The AFP will be using the Kit as a teaching aid for existing staff and new recruits, and in its community outreach programs. The CCES Drug Identification Kit consists of over 30 simulated drug samples […]
July 17, 2013
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CHINA CUSTOMS TRAINING FOR TRAINER’S COURSE

15 executive staff from China Customs attended a training course run by CCES in Canberra from 24-28 June 2013. The course addressed modern training concepts and developments, training project management and process control, the role of a training manager, and innovation and best practice in training. Before commencing the course in Canberra, CCES arranged a site visit to Australian Customs […]
July 4, 2013

FAREWELL TO DR LI LI

At the end of June we farewelled our visiting fellow Dr Li Li from the Shanghai Customs College, China. During the three months Li was with us, she assisted with CCES curriculum development,  gave a number of guest lectures, and gave a valuable webinar on the Chinese perspective of Customs to members of the ACT & NSW Exporter’s network (see […]
May 14, 2013

ROYAL THAI EXCISE VISIT CCES 13TH MAY 2013

On Monday 13th May 2013 we welcomed 28 delegates from the Royal Thai Excise Department, headed by Mrs Somnee Wattananunvanich. During their visit, the group was briefed by CCES on our extensive range of programs, including the Senior Management Development Program and ways in which we can tailor the programs to meet the specific needs of the Royal Thai Excise […]
May 14, 2013

VISITING ACADEMIC FROM SHANGHAI CUSTOMS COLLEGE

In April we welcomed a visiting scholar, Dr Li Li from the Shanghai Customs College, China. Dr Li will be with us until the end of June 2013 and will be assisting CCES with curriculum development, and is giving a number of guest lectures while she is with us. Dr Li holds a PhD in International Law from the East […]
April 16, 2013

MBA 2011 GROUP STUDY TOUR TO CANBERRA

A group of 18 students following the MBA in International Trade and Logistics jointly offered by CCES and the Postgraduate Institute of Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Colombo, Sri Lanka visited Canberra on a study tour from 24-29 March, 2013. This is the fourth group of students to make such a visit to Canberra. The tour commenced with a welcome […]
March 15, 2013

VIETNAM CUSTOMS VISITS CCES

Ms Hong Thi Khanh Nguyen, Deputy Head of Vietnam Customs Reform and Modernisation Board and Ms. Huong Thi Thu Nguyen, a lecturer from Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Public Administration met with Professor David Widdowson in February.  Ms Hong is a recipient of the AusAID Australia Award in Vietnam and visited Australia to research counterfeiting and piracy […]