Free Seminar Programme

The Manchester Cleaning Show free seminar programme will look to tackle some of the big issues affecting the industry, as well as offering a range of practical advice for those responsible for cleaning & hygiene in a wide range of facilities. 


Keynote speaker confirmed

We are delighted that Andreas Lill, director of the European Federation of Cleaning Industries will be presenting a keynote speech to give a 'European perspective of the Cleaning Industry'. This presentation will be the first of many at the new Manchester event and all attendees are welcome to attend on the morning of Wednesday 6th April. 

Other speakers, confirmed to date, include Sarah Burton, leader of the Home Office Illegal Workers team who will speak on the subject of 'Illegal workers in the cleaning industry - solutions for employers' and Dr Amy Gyte from the HSE on the impact of chemicals on cleaning operatives. 


Seminar Programme 

Wednesday 6 April 2016

10.25

Welcome
 

           

Steve Diprose, Managing Director, Quartz Business Media

10.30

Opening Keynote: The cleaning industry - a European perspective
 

      

Andreas Lill, Director General, European Federation of Cleaning Industries

11.00

Skills and circular economy - commiting to and reusing up-cycled resources
 

Chris James, CEO, WAMITAB
11.30

Pest management - what every cleaning contractor should know
 

Simon Forrester, CEO, BPCA
12.00

Cleansing problems in healthcare environments - and suggested solutions
 

Lesley Davis and Delia Cannings

12.30

 The CSSA - back in business to support the cleaning industry

 

Sandy Aird and John Findlater, Directors, CSSA
13.00

ABCD AGM and presentation of Cleaning Operative of the Year Award
 

       

Simon Hollingberry, Chairman, BCC (pictured above) and James White, MD, Denis Rawlins Ltd

14.00      

Using technology to manage a cleaning workforce
 

Paul Hughes, Innovise Software

 

Thursday 7 April 2016

10.30

Illegal workers in the cleaning industry - solutions for employers
 

Sarah Burton, Leader, Home Office Illegal Workers Team
11.00 

Health and safety requirements for window cleaners
 

Paul Thrupp, Executive, FWC
11.30

Toilet mapping - using technology to assist the public
 

Raymond Martin, Chairman, BTA
12.00

Lack of regulation for domestic cleaners - problems and solutions
 

Stephen Munton, Director, Domestic Cleaning Alliance
12.30

Health and safety in the cleaning industry: Occupational asthma and preventing slips, trips and falls
 

Dr Amy Gyte and Rob Shaw, HSE
13.00 

Critical Mission - the role of cleaning in the food industry
 

A representative from Karcher UK
Afternoon

HSE CILF Committee Meeting
 

Tracy Hamilton, Chairman, HSE CILF

Please note: this timetable is subject to change closer to the event


If you are interested in speaking or hosting a meeting at the event, please contact Neil Nixon or Jo Tyler