Training

Electrical and Electronic Equipment and the Environment Conference

1-2 November 2017

2017 conference date just announced

We are now taking bookings. Please contact the Events Team directly at events@edifera.com 

Edif ERA’s EEE Conference has been attracting leading names in the environmental compliance and legislation sector for over 18 years.

Join the debate on the prevalent critical issues surrounding environmental product regulation and their effect on electrical and electronic products from materials, through to design, use and end-of-life. 

Enhanced by a drinks reception and dinner*, the conference allows you to network in comfort whilst you are made aware of the very latest developments in legislation and best practice. 

To find out more check out last year’s programme click here

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Venue and travel information

The conference takes place at the Hilton London Heathrow Airport, which is conveniently located next to Terminal 4, with a walkway straight into the main terminal. The dedicated conference complex offers a private and relaxing area in which to profit from the event’s abundant networking opportunities. Delegates can enjoy excellent service and comfort in the hotel with superb restaurants, a bar and a coffee shop nestled under large canopies and foliage reminiscent of an airy Mediterranean Riviera. The hotel offers a discounted delegate room rate for those involved with the conference. 

Travelling to, and from, this well-situated venue could not be easier; the hotel boasts a direct overhead walkway from the atrium of Terminal 4 to the hotel’s reception. The Heathrow Express operates between terminals and the hotel has its own courtesy Hotel Hoppa bus service from Terminal 5. The hotel car park offers plenty of parking spaces at a generously discounted rate for delegates. 

Detailed information on the venue and its location can be found on the hotel website: 

Hilton London Heathrow Airport (T4) 

If you would like further information on the hotel or its facilities, please contact the Events Team directly at events@edifera.com 

Pricing

Conference dinner

Valid until: 27th Oct 2017

Price (ex VAT): £40.00

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Super saver rate*

Valid until: 18th Jul 2017

Price (ex VAT): £692.00

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Table-top exhibition - early booking rate

Valid until: 31st Aug 2017

Price (ex VAT): £464.00

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Chairpersons

Dr. Chris Robertson Regulatory Compliance Sector Head, Edif ERA

Chris joined Edif ERA in 1983 as a graduate physicist and was awarded a PhD in plasma microelectronic fabrication techniques from the University of Surrey in 1990 - research carried out while at Edif ERA.

He has been heavily involved in Ecodesign Directive preparatory studies and the review of the inclusion of monitoring and control instruments and medical devices in the scope of the RoHS Directive recast. Chris and his team have undertaken numerous projects for industry, the European Commission and the UK government concerning environmental regulatory compliance.

Speakers

Steve Andrews Head of Environmental Regulation, Materials and Resource Industries, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Steve Andrews is Head of Environmental Regulation, Materials and Resource Industries at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).

Jason Ord Regional Sustainability Manager for Europe, the Middle-East and Africa HP

Jason and his team ensure that customers can, and want to, buy HP products and services from a social and environmental perspective.  Jason has worked for HP over 20 years, starting as a manufacturing engineer then as a designer and, most recently, as an environmental manager for the past eight years. Jason has a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Oregon. He wants to create business cases that inspire and benefit customers, the environment and HP.

Patricia Carrier Project manager of the UK Modern Slavery Act Registry Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Patricia has worked as a researcher on human rights issues at various organisations in London including Amnesty International, Interights and the UN-supported Principles of Responsible Investment. She is a licensed attorney in the U.S. and a qualified solicitor in England and Wales. She holds an LLM in Public International Law from the University of Oslo.

Exhibition

Showcasing some of the leading companies in the technical and regulatory industry, the exhibition offers a chance to expand your business profile within a target audience. The exhibition is held in the bright and open Concorde Suite Foyer and is perfectly placed to facilitate networking with delegates during the refreshment breaks. 

For more information on the exhibition opportunities that Edif ERA’s conference has to offer, please contact the Events Team directly at events@edifera.com 

Conference dinner and drinks reception

On the evening of 1 November 2017, Edif ERA will be holding a conference dinner and drinks reception. At the conference drinks reception, you can forge business relationships whilst unwinding with fellow delegates in a venue overlooking the private lake and lakeside terrace of the Hilton London Heathrow Airport. At the conference dinner, you can broker fresh business whilst dining on an excellent 3-course meal in relaxed surroundings. Both occasions offer a relaxed atmosphere in which to make new contacts and process the events of the day. 

If you would like further information on the drinks reception or dinner, please contact the Events Team directly at events@edifera.com 

Event sponsors

Edif ERA offers numerous sponsorship opportunities.

For more information on its varied sponsorship packages, please contact the Events Team directly at events@edifera.com