The Cleaning Show

Conference programme

Wednesday 14th October 2020

Time Session Stream
11:15 - 11:30 Welcome to the Manchester Cleaning Show
Paul Thrupp, Chairman, British Cleaning Council
11:30 - 12:00 Fireside Chat: The highs and lows of cleaning during the COVID crisis, the role of technology, and optimism for the future.
Dominic Ponniah, CEO and co-founder, Cleanology
12:15 - 13:00 Single use plastics - what it means to the cleaning industry.
Lorcan Mekitarian, General Manager , Berry bpi recycled products, and chairman of the CHSA
13:00 - 14:00 Adapting a business to thrive during the pandemic
Nik Wyers, Joint Managing Director, The Floorbrite Group
14:00 - 14:30 Innovation for a new era of cleaning: how science and technology is underpinning changing consumer demands and expectations and how we meet them
Dr Eileen Buttimer, Managing Partner, Oakland Innovation
14:45 - 15:30 Revolutionising the way we clean and disinfect with hypochlorous acid
Steve Courtney, Business Development Manager, Toucan Eco
15:30 - 15:30 Fireside Chat
Paul Ashton, CEO, Birkin Cleaning Services
16:00 - 17:00 A global perspective: what lessons can we learn from cleaning contractors around the world in tackling the COVID-19 pandemic?

Thursday 15th October 2020

Time Session Stream
10:45 - 11:30 Fireside Chat
Paul Thrupp, Chairman, British Cleaning Council
11:30 - 12:15 A change in philosophy - the benefits of hiring your industrial cleaning equipment
Martin Doran, General Manager, Astley Hire Ltd
12:15 - 13:00 How a good marketing strategy can help grow your business.
Suzanne Howe, Director, Suzanne Howe Communications
Neil Nixon, Editor, Cleaning & Maintenance Magazine
13:00 - 14:00 The importance of training and assessment
Stan Atkins, CEO, BICSc
13:45 - 14:15 Cleaning chemicals and the Coronavirus pandemic - your questions answered.
Chris Ryan, Head of International Business, BICSc
14:30 - 15:00 Zonitise Anti-microbial Surface Treatment – brought to you by Arrow County Supplies