Conference Agenda Confirmed

14th July 2014

Sheet Plant Association 85th Conference at the Belfry on Monday 15th September - with 100% relevant content.

The venue is the 'fantastic' Belfry and the SPA will be hosting it's inaugural Golf Competition (with prizes and a cup for the winner) any SPA member wishing to take part should let Allan or Julie know.

The Conference will be of special interest if you are wishing to join the SPA ISO14001 (Environmental) Group Scheme.

Also those Sheet Plants who would like to have access to the SPA Board Grade Calculator programme should be there - this is our major new initiative that will calculate the board grade you require having input details of the box you are specifying.

We will also be releasing a major upgrade to the SPA Abaca Dashboard.

Stuart Lotherington's colleague George Constantopoulos from SBR Consulting will be previewing the content of their Sales Managers' Masterclass. This Masterclass will be free to all members and will cover -

  • Types of salespeople (understanding what makes them tick)
  • Managing/motivating them in the right way/style
  • What controls/measures to put in place and how to review them  

The full Agenda will include -

  • KMPG report on Macro Economic Outlook
  • Market Update for the Corrugated Industry
  • Supplier Member Spotlight
  • SPA Abaca Dashboard - major update
  • R&D Tax Credits - Update
  • SPA ISO14001 Group Scheme
  • Employment Law Update
  • SBR Sales Managers' Masterclass - Preview
  • SPA Board Grade Calculator - major new initiative
  • Full details of UK Corrugated Industry Trade Show - hosted by the SPA

***** The last Conference at the Belfry was a 'sell out' 4 weeks before the Conference date - so please BOOK EARLY ******