Gas Safety Management Conference 2014 – Programme

NB – this is provisional and subject to further changes

Day 1 – Tuesday 29th April 2014

8.00am Golf Tournament Derby Course
10.30am Registration
Coffee & Tea
Networking & visit Exhibition
Wishaw Suite
11.00am Introduction & Welcome Sue Dormer, Marketing Director, CORGI Technical Services Warwick Suite
11.05am Technical & training overview Kim Morris, Head of Training & Membership, CORGI Technical Services Warwick Suite
11.15am – 12.30pm Workshops, surgeries & supplier presentations
A – Supplier presentations
11.15am “Maximising Productivity, Safely”
11.35am “CO safety and alarm recommendations in line with best practice”
11.55am
12.15pm
Kidde Fyrnetics
AicoAdeyInfomill
Stafford Suite
B – 11.15am CORGI Workshops:

  1. Gas Safety Management in Social Housing
  2. Gas Safety in Facilities Management
  3. Quality Control

11.50am CORGI Workshops:

  1. Gas Safety Management in Social Housing
  2. Gas Safety in Facilities Management
  3. Quality Control
-Mark Baker
– Kevin Winship
-Trevor Batt- Mark Baker- Kevin Winship-Trevor Batt
Warwick Suite
C – One to one CORGI surgeries

  • Qualifications
  • Technical issues
– Kim Morris
– John Gregory
Warwick Suite
12.30pm Lunch
Networking & visit Exhibition
Wishaw Suite
1.45pm AGSM Gas Forum

  • Yearly update on standard charges (L56), safety alerts (Cookers & BEKO) & technical bulletins (Danger of Gas Works as a result of Flooding & List numbers)
  • Regulation 8 (case studies, Building works, roofs & cladding)
  • Commissioning of new Appliances

Discussion/Q & A

Kevin Winship & Trevor Batt, Technical Safety Managers, CORGI Technical ServicesTom McCue,Kane Warwick Suite
3.10pm Focus on delegate ideas Chris Bielby
President of the AGSM
Warwick Suite
3.15pm Coffee & TeaNetworking & visit Exhibition Wishaw Suite
3.45pm AGSM Gas Forum

  • CMDDA1 update
  • Inspection following 7967
  • Solid Fuel and Biomass Safety Considerations

Discussion/Q & A

Tom McCue, Kane
Kevin Winship, CORGITechnical Services
John Gregory, CORGI Technical Services
Warwick Suite
4.50pm – 5.50pm Exhibition open Wishaw Suite
Association of Gas Safety Managers Gas Safety Awards
7pm AGSM Gas Safety Awards
Drinks Reception
Warwick Suite Foyer
7.30pm AGSM Gas Safety Awards Dinner Host Charlie Webster
TV Sports Presenter
Warwick Suite

 

Day 2 – Wednesday 30th April 2014

8.30am Registration
Networking & visit Exhibition
Wishaw Suite
9.00am Welcome Charlie Webster
TV Sports Presenter
Warwick Suite
9.05am Introduction Claire Heyes
Joint CEO of CORGI Technical Services and CEO of the AGSM
Warwick Suite
9.15am Keynote address Barry Sheerman MP Warwick Suite
9.35am Access – The complete pictureQ & A Gareth Davey, Quality & Compliance Manager, North Lincolnshire Homes;
Chris Brown, Gas Manager, Cambridge City Council;
Waseem Butt, Midland Heart;
Kevin Winship & Mark Baker, CORGI Technical Services
Warwick Suite
10.35am Focus on delegate ideas Chris Bielby
President of the AGSM
Warwick Suite
10.40am Coffee & Tea
Networking & visit Exhibition
Wishaw Suite
11.20am Service & repair – cost savings & Innovation Peter Black, MD
PH Jones – part of British Gas
Warwick Suite
11.40am Court Room Drama – Importance of Regulation 8
Q&A
Rob Gray, Barrister
Bond Solon
Warwick Suite
12.40pm Key points from Court Room drama Trevor Batt, CORGI Technical Services Warwick Suite
12.50pm Lunch
Dessert & Coffee
Networking & visit Exhibition
Ryder Grill
Wishaw Suite
Wishaw Suite
2.05pm Progressive Thinking Lord Redesdale Warwick Suite
2.15pm Risk Management – A view from the Board Ian Thompson, Executive Director Asset Management & Helen White, Chair of Vivark Group Warwick Suite
2.35pm New Energy, Home of the Future Martin Orill, Head of Energy Technology & Innovation
British Gas Business Services
Warwick Suite
2.55pm Energy Efficiency Funding Matthew Rhodes, MD
Encraft
Warwick Suite
3.15pm Coffee & Tea
Networking & visit Exhibition
Wishaw Suite
3.50pm MOT style of servicing
Survey results & debate
Trevor Batt & Kevin Winship, CORGI Technical Services Warwick Suite
4.30pm Closing words Bill Paton
Joint CEO, CORGI Technical Services
Warwick Suite
4.40pm Conference & Exhibition close