Important Information Regarding SPA 105th Conference For All Delegates
If this is your first-time attending a Sheet Plant Association Conference, the SPA Committee would like to invite you to attend an informal ‘Welcome for First-time Conference Attendees’ at 12:15 in the Arden Suite Foyer, followed by a buffet lunch.
TAILOR CONFERENCE FOR YOU:
- SPA Members can check the list of Delegates on SPA Website to see which of your peers will be attending the event.
- Book your place on the 4th SPA Health & Safety Forum (10am - 12 noon).
- Register for the SPA Golf taking place on 28th February.
Delta Hotels by Marriott Forest of Arden Country Club, Maxstoke Lane, Meriden, Birmingham, England CV7 7HR (Click for Directions and Map). Tel: +44 1676-522335. Complimentary On-Site Parking. Electric Car Charging Station.
SPA 4th Health & Safety Forum Registration will be from 9:45am in the Daimler Room.
SPA 105th Conference Registration will be available from 11:30am in the Arden Suite Foyer.
If you are registered as a Full Delegate, key pick-up will be at 3:30pm in the Arden Suite Foyer during Coffee Break. If you wish to link a credit card to your room, please visit Hotel Reception once you have your room key. Check-out on 28th February is 12pm.
|Monday 27th February||
|10:00 – 12:00 (register from 9:45)||SPA 4TH HEALTH & SAFETY FORUM (Members Only)||Daimler Room|
|12:15||Committee Welcome for First-time Conference Attendees||Arden Suite|
|12:30 - 13:15||Buffet Lunch||Cast Iron Bar & Grill|
|13:30 (register from 11:30)||SPA 105TH CONFERENCE||Arden Suite|
|17:40||Conference Close||Tim Gray, Chairman|
|18:00 - 19:00||Pre-dinner drinks sponsored by KMSS and Tri-Wall|
|Tuesday 28th February|
|07:00 - 10:00||Breakfast||Cast Iron Bar & Grill|
|10:00 - 14:30||SPA GOLF|
MEET (some of) THE SPEAKERS:
Tony Smurfit, Group CEO, Smurfit Kappa
Frauke Schmidt, Editorial writer at EUWID Pulp and Paper
Andy Barnetson, Director of Packaging Affairs at Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI)
Maija Pohjakallio VP, Climate and Circular Economy, Metsä Group
Neil Osment, Managing Director, NOA Prism
Dr Christian Jardine, Technical Director, Joju Solar
Panel Discussion: Real Sustainability v Greenwashing:
Dan Brunton, Owner, Brunton Business Publications Ltd - Moderator
Donald McLaren, Managing Director, McLaren Packaging, Maija Pohjakallio, Neil Osment and Tony Smurfit.
Health & Safety Update - Alan Jones, Springboard Safety Services Ltd
R&D Tax Credit Scheme Update - Tom Jennings, Kene Partners
Employment Law & HR Update - Luke Menzies, Menzies Law
Sales Masterclass Preview - Emile Hall, SBR Consulting
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to Contact our SPA Secretariat. We look forward to seeing you on 27th February!
Tim Gray, Chairman
Sheet Plant Association
We would like to thank KM Software Systems and Tri-Wall for sponsoring the 105th SPA Conference.
SPA EVENTS CALENDAR:
4th SPA Health & Safety Forum - 27th February 2023 - FREE to SPA Members
SPA Golf - Tuesday 28th February 2023 - see Event for Cost