International PPE Trade Conference
Registration, welcome and coffee
Official Opening by Wolfram Diener
Managing Director, Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Dr. Christian Schramm
Keynote Speech by Stefan Brück
CEO, UVEX SAFETY GROUP GmbH & Co, KG
© Stefan Brück
Standards and implications of the new PPE regulation - Six months post implementation
The first experiences with the implementation of the PPE regulation 2016/425, from the perspective of economic operators.
Henk Vanhoutte, Secretary General, European Safety Federation
© Henk Vanhoutte
Interface between end-users and distributors
Digitization and integrated supply-chain and planning solutions, best practice in service levels.
Dale Stokes, Managing Director, Bunzl
Development of Smart PPE and related challenges – risks and opportunities
Protective clothing must be capable of more than just protection alone. Comfort and appearance are also very important. "Smart PPE" goes far beyond the minimum requirements for the relevant standards. Intelligent personal protective equipment takes the strain off users, enables new applications and ensures greater safety.
Prof. Karl-Heinz Noetel, Director, German Social Accident Insurance Institution for the building trade
©obs Berufsgenossenschaft der Bauwirtschaft/Marc Darchinger
Markets and competition – Dramatic change in PPE distribution – challenges for all market players in PPE
The necessary transformation of the value chain within the EU PPE market. Expertise, omni-channel capabilities and European footprint: the unique combination and ambition of Intersafe, Elacin & Lyreco.
Arnaud Bouchez, Group Category Director Industrial Products, Lyreco
© Arnaud Bouchez
Vending machines in the PPE environment – critical success factors - Development of new procurement and dispensing strategies
Vending has existing as part of the distribution platform for quite some time. Find out about the "Machine Behind the Machine" that has changed the way customers view industrial distribution.
Brent Roeder, Global Director of Safety and Metalworking, Fastenal
Questions and answers / Closing words
End of the event / visit of A+A Trade Fair 2019