RADISSON RED / DUBAI / UAE

The best practices of the
regional work-at-heights sector
and next steps in its evolution

09 December 2021
About the

A&H Summit

The second edition of the Access & Handling Summit returns this year to explore deeper into key issues concerning the sector.

Building on the first event, the Access & Handling Summit 2021 will take a comprehensive look at the region’s access and handling sector, an integral part of its construction landscape, spearheading the charge into safer and more efficient work-at-height principles and solutions.

With the aim to be an endorser of safety and best practices for the industry, the second edition of the event will seek to bring the experts on one platform to share their ideas and vision, and to present the latest advancements in safety, automation technology and new machinery to a targeted audience of key end-users and important industry stakeholders.


2021

Agenda

The one-day event will include panel discussions, presentations and case studies on the latest technical and engineering solutions, the best and most up-to-date safety practices and the future direction of the work-at height industry. The exhibition and demonstration of the latest equipment in the sector – a highlight of the inaugural event – will be further bolstered by the presence of the prominent manufacturers and machines.

Make

Connections

An ideal platform to network and interact with industry professionals and decision makers from across the region. The Access & Handling Summit will allow stakeholders in the industry to get face time with panellists and presenters, following on from interactive presentations and Q&A sessions.

To all of our patrons

Welcome

2019

Breakdown

The inaugural edition of the Access & Handling Summit saw over 160 operation managers, fleet managers, engineers, contractors, distributors and solution providers meet to discuss and share knowledge, opinion and case studies.



Operation & Fleet

Distributors

Contractors

Manufacturers

Engineers

2021

Agenda

We believe content is king and our panel discussions and presentations seek to provoke insightful debate and shed light on current trends, issues and solutions.


Safety

in the work-at-height arena

Focus on how best safety practices when working with MEWPs and mechanised and non-mechanised forms of work-at-height solutions helps

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Efficiency Standards

and cost-effectiveness

How efficiency can be achieved when working with powered access equipment and a look at the level of cost-effectiveness

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Sharing knowledge and experience

of successful projects

Project leaders will share their experience of how they overcame challenges in work-at-height projects

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The Latest Equipment

in the market

A highlight of the event will be the display and demonstration by leading manufacturers of some of their machines.

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Technology and its

role in the sector

A look at how digitalisation, connected technologies, automation and IoT is changing the way machines are built and how work is done

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The Event

Schedule

We are currently working on the details of the agenda for the main event. The new format will bring together the industry’s leading minds for an insightful event filled with discussions.
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8:00 | Registration

Networking and Coffee

Doors open at 8:00am for registration and offers an opportunity to network with colleagues past and present and make new connections with industry peers.
09:15 | Welcome address

Opening Address

Welcome address to launch the 2021 Access and Handling Summit from the event host, Paul Godfrey and an introduction from Anirban Bagchi, Editor of Construction Machinery ME.

Speakers


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09:25 | Panel Discussion 1

The State of the Regional Access Sector and Learnings from Covid


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10:10 | Presentation

Sharbel Kordahi presents Genie’s latest innovations


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10:30 | Demonstrations

Outdoor machinery demonstrations


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11:45 | Coffee Break

Coffee & Networking


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12:00 | Presentation

Presentation by JLG


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12:20 | Presentation

Jason Woods presentation on safety


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12.40 | Panel Discussion 2

State of Safety at Heights in the Middle East and the Road Ahead


Coming soon
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1:30 | Lunch

Ends with lunch and networking


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2021

Speakers

We believe that Content is King – and our speakers are critical in underpinning the quality and credibility of the event and its role as a touchstone occasion for the regional market.
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JLG

Ian Hume

Sales Director MEAIR
JLG

Ian Hume

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Safelift

Wayne Taylor

Managing Director
Safelift

Wayne Taylor


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Terex Equipment Middle East LLC

Sharbel Kordahi

Managing Director
Terex Equipment Middle East LLC

Sharbel Kordahi

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JLG

Jan-Willem van Weir

Senior Product Marketing Manager, EMEAR
JLG

Jan-Willem van Weir

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Quality Equipment Rental

Ashfaq Hussain

General Manager
Quality Equipment Rental

Ashfaq Hussain

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International Powered Access Federation

Jason Woods

Regional Manager
International Powered Access Federation

Jason Woods


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Johnson Arabia

Joe Keely

Executive Manager – AWP
Johnson Arabia

Joe Keely

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Manlift Middle East

Rob Cavaleri

Regional Training, Safety and Compliance Manager
Manlift Middle East

Rob Cavaleri

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Doosan Bobcat EMEA

Gaby Rhayem

Regional Director Middle East and Africa
Doosan Bobcat EMEA

Gaby Rhayem

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Platform Basket SRL

Davide Franzini

Commercial Representative
Platform Basket SRL

Davide Franzini


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PASMA Middle East

Lamis Al-Kaisi

OHS Consultant, Practitioner, Trainer
PASMA Middle East

Lamis Al-Kaisi


Interested?


Are you interested in participating at the Access & Handling Summit with opportunities to connect with the industry leaders & decision makers? – contact us now.

Complimentary

Register now


  • Please let us know if you are vaccinated and immunised against Covid-19 and will be able to show proof of vaccination should you be asked for it at the point of entry to the event.




  • How it works?

    This is a registered event and free to attend for all industry professionals.

    Step 1

    Select the event and industry sector


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    Fill in your details


    Step 3

    Verify your registration


    Step 4

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    Gallery


    Check out the gallery from our Access & Handling Summit held in 2019 in Dubai. View the gallery

    Event Sponsors

    Stay up to date with the latest industry news.


    Gold Sponsor

    Genie




    Gold Sponsor

    JLG




    Silver Sponsor

    Bobcat




    Silver Sponsor

    Dingli




    Silver Sponsor

    QER




    ASSOCIATE Partner

    IPAF




    Supporting Partner

    Halo4safety




    PRESENTED BY

    Construction Machinery ME




    PRESENTED BY

    ME Construction News




    ORGANISED BY

    CPI Trade Media



    Make

    Connections

    An ideal platform to network and interact with industry professionals and decision makers from across the region. The Access & Handling Summit will allow stakeholders in the industry to get face time with panellists and presenters, following on from interactive presentations and Q&A sessions.

    Get In Touch

    Contact us


    Content

    Paul Godfrey | +971 55 472 9717
    paul.godfrey@cpitrademedia.com


    Sponsorship

    Brian Fernandes | +971 4 375 5479
    brian.fernandes@cpitrademedia.com

    Networking

    Opportunity

    The Access & Handling Summit presents you with an opportunity to interact and discuss how Access & Handling Summit can benefit your company with the region’s leading experts. With several breaks scheduled for networking, you’ll be able to get one-on-one time with panellists and presenters, following on from interactive Q&A sessions.

    Stay

    Ahead

    Learn from the experts how your company can evolve, grow and become more efficient through the correct utilisation of Access & Handling.

    Strengthen your

    Skills

    Utilise the opportunity and get the most out of the event. Not only will you be able to increase your knowledge and understanding of Access & Handling, but you’ll also be able to meet new potential business partners.

    Get In Touch

    Contact us


    Content

    Anirban Bagchi | +971 4 375 5715
    anirban.bagchi@cpitrademedia.com


    Sponsorship

    Brian Fernandes | +971 4 375 5479
    brian.fernandes@cpitrademedia.com


    Latest news

    Check out the gallery from our conference.