IPAF Elevation UK 2023


Book now for IPAF Elevation 2023!

16-17 November 2023
The Belfry Hotel & Resort, Lichfield Road, Wishaw, Sutton Coldfield, B76 9PR

The event will take place at The Belfry Hotel & Resort located in the West Midlands. Both IPAF members  and non-members in the UK are invited to join the fourth IPAF Elevation UK, which is aimed at the UK powered access industry. The event is a chance for powered access professionals to network, to hear about the latest developments, and to celebrate all that is great about our industry.

The event will highlight 40 years of IPAF in the powered access industry as well as the usual format of an afternoon conference and gala dinner with entertainment. The full programme and schedule of events will be announced later in the year. Make sure you book now to avoid dissappontment! 

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Event Sponsorship Available 

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If you would like to get ahead of the game and sponsor this event, please contact Faith Cobaine at marketing@ipaf.org. The sooner you book, the more coverage your brand will receive, your logo will be instantly added to the event website and included in the pre-event promotion.

Sponsorship Brochure

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

Event Schedule

Day 1 - 16 November
  • 12:00 - 13:00  - Networking Lunch
  • 13:00 - 17:00 - IPAF Elevation Conference
  • 18:00 - 19:00 - Evening Drinks Reception
  • 19:00 - 22:00 - IPAF Elevation Gala Dinner
Day 2 - 17 November
  • 10:00 - 13:00 - Golf - The Brabazon Course

    Relive the thrilling dramas of the Ryder Cup at one of the best courses in the UK. This PAR 72 has seen many golf legends step up to the tee to take on the challenge… Will you be the next?

    10:00 with a 10:30 shotgun start – free of charge, limited space.

  • 10:00 - 13:00 - The Belfry Spa Experience

    Access to the leisure facilities, a 25 minute spa treatment and Fire & Ice Experience – free of charge, limited spaces.

    Fire & Ice Experience
    Turn up the heat with a 60 minute relaxation experience through a varied selection of biothermal rooms including an aroma cave and hydrotherapy pool, designed to enhance your sense of well-being.

2021 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‘! 

2021 Programme

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

IPAF Elevation UK 2021 Gallery

IPAF Elevation 2021, UK

The Venue - The Belfry Hotel & Resort

IPAF Elevation UK event will take place at The Belfry Hotel & Resort in the West Midlands.

The Belfry Hotel & Resort
Lichefield Road, Wishaw, Sutton Coldfield, B76 9PR
Website: https://www.thebelfry.com/
Telephone: 01675238600

Please note, accommodation will be part of the event booking. If you require a room and have not secured this as part of your event booking, please email courtney.kellett@ipaf.org

Terms & Conditions

IPAF Elevation UK (thereafter referred to as ‘the event’), taking place on 16-17 November 2023 at The Belfry Hotel & Resort, Lichefield Road, Wishaw, Sutton Coldfield, B76 9PR. This event is organised by IPAF. Registration is processed by IPAF, Moss End Business Village, Crooklands, Cumbria LA7 7NU, UK. 
Registration & Accommodation 
Participants register for the event and book accommodation through www.ipaf.org/elevation. Payment is made in GBP £ online by credit card or by invoice as part of the registration process. Registration fees paid by participants cover admission to the gala dinner and networking event prior to the gala dinner. Attendance at the meetings and/or the main conference is free of charge. Accommodation booking is optional. 
UK VAT of 20% will be included on all fees. 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 and/or accommodation until 1 October 2023 without any charge. Until that date, payments already received will be refunded (limited to the amount paid by the participants). Refunds will be handled after the event. 
In case of cancellation after 1 October 2023, 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 a networking session, 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.