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Insulate Magazine Issue 12 - November 2017

The 1st Birthday issue of Insulate magazine titled "Round 12 with Recticel" features an exclusive interview with Recticel's commercial Director Kevin Bohea. If that wasn't enough we have a great exclusive inside the BBA, featuring an interview with BBA Chef Executive Richard Beale.

NIA Conference

NIA Conference 2017 comply with the standards contained within PAS2030. A specialist Data Protection Consultancy will be delivering a presentation on the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) due to come into force in May 2018 and explain to companies what the new regulations mean and how to ensure compliance. Dr Kerry J Mashford OBE CEng FIMechE FICE FIET FRSA, Chief Executive of the National Energy Foundation will be giving a presentation entitled - Is IWI an opportunity ripe for exploitation? Dr Mashford commented: “I’m looking forward to the event and to sharing rich and diverse ideas and insights with colleagues from across the sector.” The event also hosts a breakout exhibition area where some 20 exhibitors will be showcasing their products and services. Chris Forshaw, Business Development Manager Kiwa BDA commented: “Kiwa BDA is proud to be a member of the NIA, and the opportunity to exhibit at the Annual Conference is an excellent forum to engage fully with the rest of the membership. We are also pleased to have the opportunity to sponsor the refreshments and lunch during the day, ensuring the NIA members are fully provisioned for a successful conference. The NIA is at the forefront of representation of the insulation sector and Kiwa BDA is pleased to offer product and system testing and certification services to NIA’s manufacturer/system designer members.” Martin Clayton, Managing Director of GTI Direct commented: “GTI Direct are delighted to be exhibiting once again at the National Insulation Association Conference 2017, the only event of its kind that brings together the whole chain of industry professionals involved in delivering the UK Governments carbon reduction and fuel poverty targets through insulating homes and businesses.” “The NIA conference is a key event in the insulation industry calendar and we are delighted to be supporting it,” said Richard Beale, BBA Commercial Director. “It is a great opportunity to network with industry professionals and discuss issues affecting this sector.” 38

NIA Conference 2017 James Ormerod Managing Director of ALIVA UK said: “We are very pleased to be a sponsor of this year’s NIA Conference – this is an important industry event as it provides attendees with advice and information to aid there business planning and a good platform for networking.” And finally Insulate Network’s Colin Heath, Managing director of Versanta, commented on the recent announcement as media partners for the event: “It’s exciting to be partnering with the NIA. Our organisations play such a crucial part in the insulation community, this partnership offers a great platform and we will be providing coverage before, during the day with live interviews and social media activity and a follow up review feature. We are very much looking forward to the event in December”. the insulation industry. - By booking a table at the black tie gala dinner to entertain clients and potential clients in informal surroundings. A table for 10 costs £1,200 and includes a pre-dinner drinks reception, 4 course meal, complimentary wine and entertainment.” To book a place at the conference, exhibition stand or sponsorship package or to find out more information please contact Maeva on 01525383313 or email Neil Marshall said: “There are a number of ways companies and individuals can still get involved in this not to be missed industry event: - Non NIA member companies can attend the event by booking external delegate places at just £199. However, if companies join the NIA between now and the event they will automatically be entitled to one free delegate place. - We have a limited number of exhibition stands and sponsorship packages still available. Exhibiting and sponsorship provide an excellent opportunity for companies to promote their products, services and brands to 39