The speaker line-up for eagerly anticipated Glazing Summit has been confirmed by organisers – and the stellar line-up is perfect to tackle what is set to be an explosive agenda.
This year’s Glazing Summit is under a week away, taking place on Thursday, October 12 at Edgbaston Stadium and Conference Centre, Birmingham, and more than 400 fabricators, installers and suppliers are set to attend.
The event, one of the biggest in the fenestration calendar, is a day packed full of debate and discussion on the biggest issues and challenges currently facing the industry. Each debate will feature expert speakers from some of the biggest names in the industry on stage.
The speaker line-up in full:
- Expert Insights: The new regulation minefield – Chris Armes, Liniar, Dean Bradley, Glazpart, Chris Alderson, Edgtech, Paul Kennington, Veka
- Fresh Hopes on the Skills Crisis – John Mannell, GGF, Mark Handley, Building Our Skills, Simon Jarman, Clever Bean Accounting, Mat Gibson, Chase Taylor
- Disrupting sales and marketing – Danny Williams, Pioneer, Azhar Siddique, Spitfire Doors, Roy Frost, GJB Group Holdings, Zachary Nedimovic, Style Group
- Business on the Front Line: The Installer debate – Nicola Harrison, Bereco, Rakeem Porter-Young, Signature Home Improvements, Natalie Little, Truhouse, John Kettell, Kettell Windows
The debates will be hosted by Andrew Scott, Glazing Summit founder and CEO of Insight Data and Purplex Marketing, Charissa King, editor of Glass and Glazing Products Magazine, and Paul Godwin, founder of one of the industry’s leading magazines and co-founder of GlassTalk and the FIT Show.
“We have assembled a mouth-watering line-up of big-name speakers for Glazing Summit 2023 and with the calibre on show we are expecting some fantastic debates and discussion on the biggest industry issues,” commented Andrew Scott.
“Delegates will also have the chance to ask our panellists questions and take part in interactive polls, as we want everybody to be a big part of the discussion this year.”
They will be joined by keynote speakers, including Insight Data Operational Manager Alex Tremlett with the ‘State of the Industry Report;’ the GQA’s Strategic Relationship Manager Dan Brown on the implications of the New Building Safety Act, leading economist Ed Johnstone on the economic outlook for the industry; and inspirational business speaker Brad Burton on how to make positive and lasting change faster to shape the future of your business.
Andrew added: “The Glazing Summit is about providing businesses with the key information they need to stay ahead of the pack, learn from experts and connect with industry leaders. It’s not to be missed.”
For the full list of speakers and further information visit: glazingsummit.co.uk/speakers/