If you are working in the pest control business and are interested in learning the latest industry updates, Barcelona Pest Control International Forum is a must-visit European event for you! This year the event will be held from 19th to 20th February, and will not only be focused on innovation but also on dynamic participation and experience exchanging of the companies that signed up for the forum. There will be several workshops, conferences and a round table.
Who Are the Main Curators as the Seminars?
The speakers who will participate in the lectures included in this pest control event are all well-known people in the insect and rodent extermination industry. Here are a couple of names that you may find familiar:
- Alfie Treleven. He is the CEO of one of the World’s leading companies providing pest solutions. He is going to lead the interactive workshop called: “Technical Organization in a Pest Control Company”.
- Dr. Peter Whittall. As a chairman of the working group “CEN”, which is responsible for creating European standard for the pest control industry, he is definitely a well-known name not only in the extermination industry but also in food safety and environmental issues. He is going to actively participate and lead the workshop “The Sustainable Revolution in the Field of Pest Control”.
- Xavier Capell. He is one of the most renown names in the pest control industry in Spain, since he is the Technical Coordinator of Associació d’Empreses de Control de Plagues de Catalunya. He also owns and directs a speciality program for small and medium enterprises in Catalunya and does environmental consulting.
- Joan Solanes. He is a colleague of Xavier Capell. In fact, he is the president of Associació d’Empreses de Control de Plagues de Catalunya, and also CEO of Radan Desintec.
- Milagros Fernández De Lezeta. She is another member of the team of Associació d’Empreses de Control de Plagues de Catalunya. As a manager, she has communicated with many specialists in the pest industry and knows best which products are the most innovative and safe extermination solutions.
- Roland Higgins. He is one of the top names in the European pest industry who will attend the round table. He is the General Director of Confederation of European Pest Management Associations (CEPA). You’d better check the detailed programme of the forum in order to make sure that you visit the workshops and discussions which you are interested in!
How licensed exterminators can register for the forum?
All specialists working in the pest control business field can fill in their contact details in the official registration form of the pest control forum: http://www.bpcif.es/?page_id=21&lang=en and choose whether they just want to attend the day programme or also the BPCIF official dinner. Here is some registration fee information:
- € 275 discounted fee for members of Associació d’Empreses de Control de Plagues de Catalunya (ADEPAP), Confederation of European Pest Control Associations (CEPA), National Pest Management Association (NPMA – US non-profit trade association), or the Asociación Nacional de Empresas de Control de Plagas (ANCEPLA).
- € 350 for pest control companies, registered before 31/1/2015.
- € 400 for pest control companies, registered after 1/2/2015.
- € 50 extra fee for attending the BPCIF official dinner.
These prices include access to the conference venue, materials for the seminars and workshops, as well as lunch and coffee breaks.
Location and instructions on how to get to the venue
Barcelona Pest Control International Forum will be held at hotel NH Collection Barcelona Constanza**** in Barcelona, located 15 km away from the airport in the central part of the city, close to Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. The city has a well-established bus and subway transportation system that will help you get there, if you are not accommodated in the same hotel where the event will take place.
So to summarize it all up:
What: Barcelona Pest Control International Forum 2015
When: 19-20 February 2015
Where: NH Collection Barcelona Constanza**** in Barcelona, Spain
Official website: http://www.bpcif.es/?lang=en