IPAF will be holding a members' seminar which will bring delegates up to date on technical and design standards relating to mobile elevating work platforms from across the world. This is a unique opportunity to hear from IPAF’s experienced team of technical experts who are involved in the development of safety standards for the industry within their regions.
The seminar will be on Wednesday, 23 September 2015 from 9:30 to 12:30 at the New Beijing International Exhibition Centre, during the BICES exhibition. The seminar is a special event open to IPAF members and free of charge. Following the seminar, there will be refreshments and a safety demonstration at IPAF’s booth N219.
Speakers will include:
Tony Groat, IPAF’s representative in North America, who has a significant role in the CSA and ANSI AWP standards committees, including the chair of the B354.7 safe use and B354.8 training standard subcommittees and the chair of the new ANSI A92.22 standard subcommittee.
Bai Ri, IPAF’s representative in China, who is an experienced member of the SAC TC 335, involved in discussing and drafting standards for elevating work platforms. He has been involved in the drafting of eight standards in China since 2008.
Chris Wraith, IPAF’s Technical & Safety Executive based in the UK. Chris is involved in a number of safety and technical safety standards committees and is the chair of the BSI (British Standards Institution) standards committee MHE12/WG1 (Material Handling Equipment 12 is Lifting Platforms, Working Group 1 is MEWPs) which is responsible for UK standards such as BS8460 – the code of practice for safe use of MEWPs.
Updates will be provided on the ANSI (US) and CSA (Canada) standards, the GB (China) standards and the EN (European) standards. There will be simultaneous translation provided in Mandarin.
See the programme below for more details. Delegates should register in advance using the booking form below.
Non-members may attend if they apply for IPAF membership prior to the seminar. Application forms are available here.
会员研讨会具体时间：9月23日，周三上午9:30-12:30,在北京新国际展览中心E201会议室。这项特别活动对IPAF会员免费开放。会后有自助餐，以及涉及安全操作的演示。 地点: IPAF 展位N219
演讲人员有IPAF北美代表， Tony Groat 先生。 Tony Groat 先生在加拿大和美国高空作业平台标委会占有重要一席； 他是B354.7安全使用和 B354.8培训标准分会的主席, 同时兼任美国新标委会A92.22标准分会的主席。
Chris Wraith 先生，IPAF的技术和安全执行官。他参与了多个安全标委会以及技术安全标委会的工作；兼任BSI(英国标准协会)标准委员会MHE12/WG1主席；专门负责英国标准例如 BS8460的草拟和制定；BS8460是安全使用高空作业平台的行业规范。
届时将有关于ANSI(美国标准)， CSA(加拿大标准)， GB(中国标准)， EN(欧洲标准)最新情况介绍.大会有汉语同声翻译。