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Please note the programme is currently being finalised, 

TimingsProgramme 27th June 2019Venue
11.00 - 13.00ETIRA Board Meeting
12:30 – 17:00 Registration Opens

The registration desk is located outside the main conference room.
13:00 – 13:10Welcome and opening remarksMain conference Room
13:10 – 14:10Digital Marketing – LinkedIn pages

Digital and Social Media Marketing are some of the most effective medium remanufacturers can use to deliver their value proposition to today’s audience. Your LinkedIn company pages are the digital front door of your company.Here is what you need to know to make sure you have the best “Front Door”

Speaker: Zoltan Matyas
Main conference Room
14:10 – 15:10Office Imaging – A changing landscape

An overview of the market changes and trends in the home and office environments and a look at print volume projections for the coming years and how that might impact on European remanufacturers.

Speaker - Andrew Carroll, Director of Keypoint Intelligence’s Data Platform Services and European Supplies Services
Main conference Room
15:10 – 15:30Afternoon Coffee

Kindly sponsored by Lightwords
15:30 – 16:30AI and 5G – Tomorrow’s technology today

AI and 5G will enable more than 1.25B 'things' to be connected to the Internet by 2030. Today fifty per cent of European businesses employ less than ten people and have less than three printers and are typically beyond the scope of most MPS programmes. This market segment is the most profitable as they place small orders and the majority buy OEM products. Learn how you can successfully use AI and mobile technology to connect, win and retain this valuable market segment.

Speaker - Antonio Sanchez, CEO, Nubeprint
Main conference Room
16:30 - 17:00Blockchain in remanufacturing - Making the circular economy work

Blockchain technology can ultimately revolutionise the entire remanufacturing supply chain when it comes to tracking and establishing a transparent and trustworthy system, where every part and its condition is securely recorded on a ledger, and the data can be accessed in real time.

Speakers - Matteo Costa, Michele Cappelletti and Guido Ravalgi of Eco-Recuperi
Main conference Room
17:00 - 19:30Etira General Assembly (Etira members only)Main conference Room
Meet, greet and network

Your opportunity to meet and engage with key partners, experts and fellow delegates and network and share perspectives on where the office imaging industry is today.
19:30 – 22:30Network Reception and Dinner

Kindly sponsored by Armor
to be advised
TimingsProgramme 28th June 2019Venue
08:30 - 17:00Registration opens

The registration desk is located outside the main conference room
09:00 – 9:10Welcome and opening remarks

Main conference Room
09:10 – 09:30Single-Use Plastic and the Challenge of Change

The Waste Problem, Industry Specifics, The “Ins and Outs” of compliance and the benefits of compliance

Speaker - Chris Fink, Managing Director, Effective Consumable Solutions (UK) Ltd
Main conference Room
09:30 – 10:00OEM and aftermarket trends – The analysts perspective

A focus on identifying exploring different trends and issues converging to create the perfect storm for a challenging period ahead.

Speaker - Andrew Carroll, Director of Keypoint Intelligence’s Data Platform Services and European Supplies Services
Main conference Room
10:00 – 10:30APEX: Partners in Recycling

“Designing Products Responsibly is Our Mission”. Persistently sparing no effort to back up the cartridge remanufacturers and advocate Green Printing has played an important role in Apex’s strategic plan from the past to its future... What’s more, as the recent burst of firmware upgrade, a depth study of impacts of firmware upgrade and solutions are included in this programme.

Speaker - Olivia Ouyang, Senior Oversea Sales Manager, Apex Microelectronics
Main conference Room
10.:30 - 11:00Morning coffee

Kindly sponsored by Lightwords
to be advised
11:20 - 11:45The ERC perspective

Learn how remanufacturing is on the circular economy 2.0 agenda at the Commission and the work of the European Remanufacturing Council to promote various recommendations to policy makers and others and the input of ETIRA through membership of our steering group and acknowledge the tensions between the independent companies that discovery opportunities for product value retention and some OEM’s.

Speaker: David Fitzsimons, Director, European Remanufacturing Council
11:45 - 12:30 The Brussels Perspective

The EU plans to expand reuse and the circular economy in the office imaging sector. The new 2019 EU Commission and European Parliament are poised to launch several EU policy initiatives to boost greener printing, and cartridges are at the heart of this. Speakers from EU will update you on the current status and answer your questions.
12:30 - 13:00Round Table

Our panel of speakers have shared their insights with you and the roundtable session is your opportunity to ask questions, share insights and perspectives and contribute to the "reuse" conversation.
We encourage you to participate in the roundtable discussions and gain the maximum output from the conference.
13:00 – 14:00Lunch
to be advised
14:00 – 15:10Office Imaging Today

Office imaging and the European imaging market is changing. Single use, green procurement, market contraction, MPS, OEM landscape, who is bigger, smaller, M&A activities, selling up, exiting? This presentation gives you a snapshot of the European office imaging sector today.

Speaker - David Connett, Partner at Connett & Unland GbR
Main conference Room
15:10 - 15:30Afternoon coffee

Kindly sponsored by Lightwords
to be advised
15:30 - 16:00Conference roundup

The conference quiz results and presentation

Chairmans closing remarks
Main conference Room
16:00Conference closes