SEPTEMBER 12, 2019

Hilton San Diego Bayfront

PRELIMINARY CONFERENCE PROGRAM

A new ‘twin-track’ format will allow the conference to cover an enormous range of access and rental-related topics, from market development and rental forecasts, to training, insurance, safety and product design. We will have 14 speakers in total.

7.55-8.55 am

REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING COFFEE

8.55-9.00 am

WELCOME:

Lindsey Anderson, Editor, Access, Lift & Handlers (ALH)

9.00-9.30 am

MORNING KEYNOTE: Dale Asplund

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO), United Rentals

9.30-9.55 am

RENTAL MARKET: TRENDS AND FORECASTS

John McClelland, Chief Economist, ARA

9.55-10.30 am

MORNING COFFEE AND NETWORKING

10:30-11.00 am

MANAGING OPERATIONAL RISKS TO MINIMISE INSURANCE COSTS

Jay Gnadt, SVP – Data Analytics & Risk Consulting, Lockton Companies

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Track 1: Markets & innovation

Track 2: Safety, training & in the field

11.10-11.30 am

CALIFORNIA: PORTRAIT OF A RENTAL MARKET

Speaker to be confirmed

OPERATOR TRAINING AND THE NEW ANSI STANDARDS

Tony Groat, North America Regional Manager, IPAF

11.40 am

-12.00 pm

KEYS FINDINGS FROM IPAF’S INNOVATE WORKSHOP

Tony Radke, Sales Manager, ALH

USING AUGMENTED REALITY FOR TECHNICIANS IN FIELD

Korry Kobel, director of engineering, JLG Industries

12.00-1.30 pm

LUNCH AND NETWORKING

1.30-2.00 pm

AFTERNOON KEYNOTE:

FUTURE AERIAL TECHNOLOGY

Matt Fearon, President, Genie

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Track 1: Digitalisation & rental

Track 2: Safety, training & in the field

2.10-2.30 pm

DIGITALIZATION AND KEY PRIORITIES FOR RENTAL COMPANIES

Greg Bennett, VP of sales, Point of Rental

GUIDANCE ON LOAD SECUREMENT

TBC

2.40-3.00 pm

RENTAL, TELEMATICS & THE INTERNET OF THINGS

Willy Schlacks, Co-founder & President, EquipmentShare

SIMULATORS AND TRAINING: AN UPDATE ON DEVELOPMENTS

Jim Colvin, CEO, Serious Labs

3.00-3.40 pm

AFTERNOON COFFEE AND NETWORKING

3.40-4.05 pm

RECONDITIONING MACHINES & THE IMPACT ON VALUE

Raffi Aharonian, Managing Director, Rouse Services

4.05-4.30 pm

TELEMATICS AND DATA OWNERSHIP

Brad Bohler, President, Skyjack

4.30-4.35 pm

CONCLUDING REMARKS

• Program is subject to change

Submit a proposal

Access equipment owners, users and manufacturers are invited to submit proposals for presentations. Please send suggestions to:

 

Lindsey Anderson

Editor, ALH

e-mail: lindsey.anderson@khl.com

Tel: +1(312) 929 4409

 

or

 

Murray Pollok

Events director, KHL Group

e-mail: murray.pollok@khl.com

Tel: +44 1505 850043

 

Conference Schedule

 

7:55 – 8:55 am

Conference registration and breakfast

 

8:55 am

Conference start

 

12:00 – 1:30 pm

Lunch & networking

 

4:35 pm

Conference ends

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Track 1: Markets & innovation

Track 2: Safety, training & in the field

Track 1: Digitalisation & rental

Track 2: Safety, training & in the field