IPAF Elevation UK 2021


Networking Lunch, Conference, Evening Drinks Reception, Gala Dinner & Entertainment

18 November 2021
Whittlebury Park Hotel, Whittlebury, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8QH

The event will take place at the Whittlebury Park Hotel on the outskirts of Milton Keynes. IPAF Elevation UK is now in its third year, and is aimed at the UK powered access industry. Both IPAF members and non-members are welcome to attend.

The event is a chance for powered access professionals to meet and network, learn about the latest developments, and celebrate all that is great about our industry.

The afternoon begins with registration and a networking lunch at 13:00. The conference begins at 14:00 and finishes at 17:00, followed by a pre-dinner drinks reception. The gala dinner with entertainment begins at 19:15.

See you soon at Whittlebury!

Gala Dinner Entertainment

Comedian and Actor, Ted Robbins will be in attendance to provide the after dinner entertainment. 

He is perhaps best known for his role as Den Perry in Peter Kay’s iconic ‘Phoenix Nights‘.
Ted has also played characters in a number of award-winning tv shows including The League of GentlemenBenidorm and Little Britain.

He starred as Mary Taylor’s love-rat interest in Coronation Street and even fixed Dame Helen Mirren’s bike in ‘Calendar Girls‘! 


13:00 - 14:00 - Registration and Networking Lunch
Guests are welcome to join the networking lunch and have a chance to network with other event attendees before the conference starts. 

Conference Programme

14:00 - 14:05 - Welcome & Introduction
Conference Host: Craig Rooke, Managing Director, CTE UK

14:05 - 14:35 - IPAF & UK Update
Peter Douglas, CEO & Managing Director, IPAF

14:35 - 15:00 - Trials & Tribulations 'The Principal View' 
Martin Hall, Safety, Health & Environment Director, Morgan Sindall Construction

15:00 - 15:25 - The Supply Chain School: Collaborating for Sustainability
Dr James Cadman, Head of Consultancy & Carbon, Action Sustainability and the Supply Chain School

15:25 - 15:50 - Coffee Break

15:50 - 16:10 - UK Market Sizing
Richard Whiting, UK Market General Manager, IPAF

16:10 - 16:30 - How a move to greener solutions has influenced products?
Scott McCall, Net Zero Specialist, Snorkel

16:30 - 16:50 - Sustainability
Joe Hilton, JCB

16:50 - 17:00 - Closing Remarks
Craig Rooke, Managing Director, CTE UK

18:00 - 19:15 - Networking Drinks Reception

19:15 - 22:00 - Gala Dinner with Entertainment
Guests will joined by Ted Robbins, Actor and Comedian who will entertain guests after the dinner. 

21:00 - 23:00 - Post Dinner Networking

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Receive a 10% discount when you book a table of 8 or 10
N.B. Gala Dinner tickets are available to purchase until Friday 12 November

& Gala Dinner

  • Includes Networking Lunch
    & Evening Drinks Reception.
    Prices exclusive of tax. 
    UK VAT of 20% will be added.
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IPAF Member
& Non-member
Conference Only

  • Includes Networking Lunch.
    This option does not include the Evening Drinks Reception & Gala Dinner.
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IPAF Elevation 2021, UK

The Venue - Whittlebury Park Hotel

IPAF Elevation UK event will take place at Whittlebury Park Hotel situated in the heart of rural Northamptonshire, yet just 10 minutes from Junction 15A of the M1 and 20 minutes from central Milton Keynes.

Whittlebury Park Hotel
Whittlebury, Towcester, Northampshire, NN12 8QH
Website: https://www.whittlebury.com/
Telephone: 01327 857857

To book accomodation, IPAF have a small number of rooms allocated for event attendees, please contact courtney.kellett@ipaf.org to book. 
Getting to the Hotel
By car: Get directions to the conference hotel
By train & taxi: The nearest train station is Wolverton, Milton Keynes, it is a 25 min taxi drive to the hotel.

Other Hotels

Hotels close to the main conference hotel.

Travelodge Towcester Silverstone
Northamptonshire, NN12 6TQ, United Kingdom
Website: www.travelodge.co.uk
Telephone: 08719 846112
Just 3.9 miles (6.2 kms) from the conference hotel, around 8 minutes by car.

Holiday Inn Express : Northampton - South
Loake Close, Northampton, NN4 5EZ
Website: www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress
Telephone: 03719 021627
Just 14 miles (22.5 kms) from the conference hotel, around 22 minutes by car. This hotel is situated close to the M1.

Novotel Milton Keynes Hotel
Saxon Street, Layburn Court, Heelands, Milton Keynes, MK13 7RA
Website: all.accor.com/hotel/3272/
Telephone: 019083 22212
14 miles (22.5 kms) from the conference hotel, around 22 minutes by car. This hotel is situated in Milton Keynes. 

Event Sponsorship Available 

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For sponsorship opportunities please download the sponsorship brochure.

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The sooner you book, the more coverage your brand will receive. Your logo will instantly be added to the event website and be included in pre-event promotion. 

To book a sponsor package, or for more information, please contact Faith Cobaine on +44 (0)7542 941177 or faith.cobaine@ipaf.org.

Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions apply to the IPAF Elevation UK (thereafter referred to as ‘the event’), taking place on 18 November 2021 at Whittlebury Park Hotel, Whittlebury, Towcester, Northampshire, NN12 8QH. This event is organised by IPAF. Registration is processed by IPAF, Moss End Business Village, Crooklands, Cumbria LA7 7NU, UK.

Participants register for the event through www.ipaf.org/elevation. Payment is made in GBP £ online by credit card or by invoice as part of the registration process. Fees paid by participants cover admission to the networking lunch, conference, evening drinks reception and gala dinner. Attendance of the conference is free of charge.

Admission to events, exhibitions and conferences in the EU and the UK is subject to VAT in the country where the event takes place. The event is located in the UK and UK VAT of 20% will be included. Details on reclaiming VAT can be found at: www.gov.uk/vat

Confirmation of Registration
A confirmation of registration will be sent to each registrant upon receipt of payment together with an invoice. Delegates are asked to bring proof of confirmation to the event.

Change of Participants
Organisations/companies may change the names of individuals on their booking until three days prior to the event start date, at no charge.

Cancellation Policy – Cancellation by the Participant
Participants can cancel their registrations until two weeks prior to the event start date. Until that date, payments already received will be refunded (limited to the amount paid by the participants). However, a fee of £50 will be charged to cover administration and banking costs. Refunds will be handled after the event.

In case of cancellation after two weeks prior to the event start date, a 25% refund will be made.
In case of cancellation after one week prior to the event start date, or in case of no-show, no refund will be made.

Cancellation Policy – Cancellation by the Organiser
If the organiser cancels the event for any reason other than force majeure, registration fees are refunded to registered participants. However, refunds are limited to the amount paid by the participants. The organiser is not liable for any other loss or expenses incurred by participants as a consequence of the cancellation.

If the organiser cancels, postpones or relocates the event on account of fire, flood, riot, earthquake, civil commotion, decisions taken by the national and/or local authorities, weather conditions, strike, lock-out, labour disturbances, explosions, sabotage, accident, terrorism, war, acts of God, or any other causes or casualties beyond the control of the organiser, no refund shall be made. Participants waive all claims for damage in this case.

Marketing & PR
By attending the event and associated activities such as the networking sessions, you are giving IPAF and its media partners permission to use photographs and/or footage of you captured during the entire event, for marketing and promotional purposes, including on social media. If booking on behalf of other people, you are confirming that you have gained their consent for this aspect of the terms & conditions.

Event App
By registering for the event and associated activities such as the networking session, you are giving IPAF permission to list your name, company and job title on the event app. This information is displayed on the event app and can be accessed by all delegates. If booking on behalf of other people, you are confirming that you have gained their consent for this aspect of the terms & conditions.

Please ensure that you have read the general terms and conditions. By submitting the booking form, you are accepting the general terms and conditions stated above.