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IPHA conference speakers and theme announced

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The IPHA conference takes place from 23 – 26 May 2024, at Slieve Donard castle in Newcastle, Northern Ireland

The International Prestressed Hollowcore Association has announced the theme and keynote speakers for its conference in Newcastle, Northern Ireland, from 23 – 26 May 2024.

The event, hosted by Ireland’s Creagh Concrete and Combilift, will focus on ‘Leadership’, and the qualities that are instrumental in the continued success of the precast hollow core industry.

The 2024 conference is also an anniversary event aimed at celebrating 30 years of IPHA, its efforts in advancing the continual improvement of the industry and in providing a platform for industry professionals from across the globe to come together and exchange their ideas, knowledge, and best practices for bringing the industry forward.

The following keynote speakers have confirmed their participation:

Martin McVicar – Combilift
Business Innovation

Michael Keating – CRH Europe
Safety Leadership as an organisational lever to build operational excellence and high-performing teams

Joan Belton – Creagh Concrete
Innovation in challenging times

Martin Tierney – Seating Matters
Lean made simple

Hilde Fløgstad – Saint-Gobain Nordic and Baltic
Leadership and Team Performance

A full event program is now available, and delegate registration for the 2024 annual conference is open to all IPHA members.