Sheet Plant Association 104th Conference theme focus is on PEOPLE!

22nd August 2022

Press Release

The UK Sheet Plant Association (SPA) is delighted to confirm that it is hosting its 104th Conference at a favourite venue – Tewkesbury Park Hotel – on Monday 26th September 2022.

The focus for this Conference is PEOPLE - how to get more out of your people, your processes and your business without breaking the bank.  The SPA invites first timers to attend Conference under the “Try Before You Buy” scheme for non-SPA members.

104th Conference is sponsored by 2 valued SPA Members who will each be presenting a Supplier Spotlight at Conference – Avanti Conveyors and BW PapersystemsFull details of the Conference Agenda can be found on the Event page on SPA website here along with Booking details.

An inspiring Keynote Speaker kicks off Conference:  Colin MacLachlan, Sunday Times Bestseller, former SAS Leader and a star of Channel 4s hit show, SAS: Who Dares Wins.  Following Colin is Dan Shannon from SaluteMyJob, a Social Enterprise that helps employers apply best practice, put structured ex-military programmes in place and overcome barriers to successfully recruit former Service men and women.

Continuing with the PEOPLE theme, Neil Osment from NOA Ltd will be reviewing how members can develop their people to realise and deliver to their full potential through implementing Coaching and MentoringStuart Lotherington from SBR Consulting will be challenging our preconceived ideas on Motivating Staff and sharing tried and tested techniques for getting our people revved up and eager to perform.

Conference will see the long-awaited relaunch of the SPA Board Grade Calculator App which has been overhauled and redeveloped by Alan MillarSPA Supplier of the Year 2021, as voted by Converter Sheet Plant members of SPA will also be announced at Conference.

Alongside the main Conference event, SPA is hosting 3 subsidiary events that should be booked in advance:

SPA Member companies can attend this FREE Event for Plant Managers, Health & Safety Managers, Compliance Managers or any Employees responsible for Health & Safety.

SPA Member companies can attend this FREE Event for Designers and Estimators.

Slots have been reserved for those who are keen to tee off in the beautiful surroundings of Tewkesbury and network with their peers on the golf course.