Programme

NICEIC ELECSA Live is relevant to all professionals within the sector and features content of interest to everyone, spanning sole trader domestic installers to CEOs of major electrical contracting businesses.  The event is packed with seminars covering a range of areas and topics.

See below for the Live South 2018 programme.

08.15 – 09.30 Registration and refreshments

09.30 – 09.45 Welcome speech and introduction

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09.45 – 10.30 Keynote Speaker

Keynote speaker
Speaker: Kriss Akabusi MBE, Olympian, Motivational Speaker, Businessman
Room: Diomed suite

Kriss will speak about his career in athletics and what it meant to him to take home a gold medal. He considers the lessons in teamwork, dedication, motivation and leadership.

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10.35 – 11.00 Seminar Session

AFDD’s explained
Speakers: Darren Staniforth and Jake Green, NICEIC & ELECSA
Room: Diomed suite

An introduction to Arc Fault Detection Devices. What are they, how do they work and why are they needed?

11.00 – 11.45 Refreshment Break

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11.45 – 12.20 Seminar Sessions

Choose one of the following:

Option 1
Technical debate
Chair: Darren Staniforth
Speakers: Tim Benstead, Matt Darville and Mark Coles of The IET
Room: Diomed suite

Our technical panel discuss a number of the common problems faced by electrical contractors and suggest potential solutions to those issues.

Option 2
Construction sector forecasts
Speaker: Chris Ashworth, Competitive Advantage Consultancy
Room: Lammtarra suite

Overview of the latest forecasts for the construction sector

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12.25 – 13.00 Seminar Sessions

Choose one of the following:

Option 1
EV charging
Speakers: Jake Green and Nick Hannelly
Room: Diomed suite

An overview of the EV Charging and Section 722 of BS7671, Government Funding and changes in Technology

Option 2
Coping with the change and the 18th Edition
Speaker: Mark Huggins and Actors from Corporate drama
Room: Lammtarra suite

A series of improvisations that depict the challenges of coping with periods of change and tips for how to succeed with them. 

Option 3
How to attract and keep more customers
Speaker: James Dewane, Author
Room: Gallops suite

Marketing and business tactics that electricians can apply to promote their local business.

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch Break

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14.00 – 14.45 SEMINAR SESSION

What’s new in the 18th Edition
Speakers: Darren Staniforth and Mark Coles
Room: Diomed suite

A look at some of the key changes anticipated in the 18th Edition

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14.50 – 15.15 Seminar Sessions

Choose one of the following:

Option 1
Thermal imaging
Speaker: Darren Staniforth and Jake Green
Room: Diomed suite

An overview of thermal imaging technology and guidance on how to use it effectively

Option 2 (REPEAT SESSION)
Coping with the change and the 18th Edition
Speakers: Mark Huggins and Actors from Corporate drama
Room: Lammtarra suite

A series of improvisations that depict the challenges of coping with periods of change and tips for how to succeed with them

Option 3
Construction sector forecasts
Speaker: Chris Ashworth, Competitive Advantage Consultancy
Room: Gallops suite

Overview of the latest forecasts for the construction sector

15.15 – 15.35 Refreshment Break

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15.35 – 16.10 Seminar Session

Surge protection devices
Speaker: Robin Earl
Room: Diomed suite

A look at some of the key changes anticipated in the 18th Edition

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16.10 – 16.15 Closing Speech & Prize Draw

Make sure you stay to the end to be in with the chance of winning many fantastic prizes!