Turf and Grass Conference

December 5, 2018

TIMESUBJECTSPEAKERCOMPANY
9.30 am – 10.15 amFIFA Quality Programme for Football Turf. Latest technical and strategic developmentsKatharina Wistel – Manager FIFA Quality ProgrammeFIFA
10.15 am – 10.45 amPitch Quality Guidelines and The UEFA view on pitch qualityPietro Chiabrera – Stadium Manager Competitions/Match OperationsUEFA
10.45 am – 11.30 amBREAK
11.30 am – 11.45 amAFC President’s Infrastructure Initiative – Major Investment Plans in Asia from 2019Stuart Larman – Director MA DevelopmentThe Asian Football Confederation (AFC)
11.45 am – 12.15 amDeveloping and delivering a long-term strategy. The case of Iceland Football and synthetic turf pitchesThorbergur Karlsson – Project Manager/Member of the FA’s Infrastructure CommitteeThe Icelandic FA
12.15 am – 12.45 pmMoving sport forward – the success of synthetic turfBryn Lee – CEO, European OfficeCC GRASS
12.45 am – 3.00 pmLunchExhibitionNetworking
3.00 pm – 3.30 pmDevelopments in Synthetic turf globallyAlastair Cox – Head of FacilitiesFIH – Federation of International Hockey
3.30 pm – 4.00 pmCase studies and technical developments in Rugby Union and The One Turf ProgrammeMarc Douglas – Research, Artificial Turf and Equipment ManagerWORLD RUGBY
4.00 pm – 4.30 pmStadiaPitch – Boosting your stadium potentialMatthias Mehling – Project ManagerBosch Rexroth
4.00 pm – 4.30 pmStadiaPitch – Boosting your stadium potentialKlaus Johanssen – CEONutcracker AS
4.30 pm – 4.45 pmBREAK
4.45 pm – 5.15 pmThe added value of a trade organization in a globalizing industryStefan Diderich – ChairmanEuropean Synthetic Turf Organisation (ESTO)
5.15 pm – 5.35 pmPresentation title will be announced shortlyAlexander Wörz – Marketing ManagerPolytan
5.15 pm – 5.35 pmPresentation title will be announced shortlyStefan Berkow – Sports Scientist and Strength CoachHumotion
5.35 pm – 5.55 pmEfficient Irrigation On Sport FieldsJérémie Grzesiak – Specification Manager, EuropeRain Bird Europe
6.00 pm – 9.00 pmDrinksExhibitionNetworking

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