Radisson Blu Dubai Deira Creek Hotel

6 March 2019

The essential access industry event

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المؤتمر السنوى للمعدات والأليات

IPAF Summit

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IPAF Summit

DATE: Wednesday 6 March 2019


VENUE: Radisson Blu Dubai Deira Creek Hotel


The IPAF Summit is a high-profile conference bringing together senior representatives from across the access community to discuss and debate the latest developments in our industry. Attendance is free and delegates should register in advance.


As always the IPAF Summit brings the MEWP industry’s leaders together to give guidance and advice on the issues that affect the MEWP sector.



Matt Fearon – Genie president, Terex AWP

Jim Colvin – CEO of Serious Labs

Peter Schrader – MD & COO of German rental giant Zeppelin Rental

Erhan Acar - general manager of  Rent Rise from Turkey

Richard Whiting – IPAF UK GM

Andrew Delahunt – IPAF Director Technical & Safety

Giles Councell – IPAF Director of Operations

Murray Pollok – Managing Editor of Access International

Angel Ibanez, MCWP Representative, IPAF

Mohsen Ahmad, Chief Executive Officer, Logistics District – Dubai South

Benjamin Legg, Corporate Vice President – Safety, Health & Environment, Aecom

A break out section on MCWPs will be led by Angel Ibanez and Romina Vanzi of IPAF.

More speakers are being finalised including a panel of regional, UAE-based rental experts.



For speaking opportunities please contact Jo Power, Head of Membership & Communications, IPAF: jo.power@ipaf.org or call +44 (0)15395 66700


IPAF Summit lunch sponsor

IPAF Networking Event

DATE: Tuesday 5 March 2019

TIME: 18:00 – 20:00

VENUE: Sol Sky Bar


The IPAF Networking event is an informal drinks reception held the evening before the IPAF Summit and IAPAs.


Please note, numbers are limited for this event and entry is available only to those who have pre-booked. The event is now fully-subscribed and a waiting list is in operation.


ADDRESS: Sol Sky Bar

Zabeel House Hotel

Zabeel House Al Seef by Jumeirah

Al Seef

Dubai Creek


The Networking event is sponsored by MANLIFT





Site visit - Manlift's Dubai depot

DATE: Thursday 7 March 2019

TIME: 10:00 – 14:00

Coaches will depart the Radisson Blu Dubai Deira Creek Hotel at 10:00 and return at approximately 14:00.

Numbers are strictly limited and the site visit is only available to pre-booked guests.


A rare opportunity for a special behind-the-scenes Site Visit to Manlift’s Dubai depot will be held on 7 March for Summit and IAPA attendees. Numbers are strictly limited with a first-come, first-served system in operation. Booking at the time of registration is essential. A small charge to cover transportation and refreshments is applicable.





Gold sponsors

IAPA Drinks Reception sponsor

Silver sponsor

Supporting sponsors

Note pad and pen sponsor