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 – The UEFA approachPietro 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 2019Domeka Garamendi – Head of Member Association ServicesThe 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 pmThe FIH approach to more sustainable hockey fieldsAlastair Cox – Head of FacilitiesFIH – Federation of International Hockey
3.30 pm – 4.00 pmTurf Testing Developments and the One Turf ConceptMarc Douglas – Research, Artificial Turf and Equipment ManagerWORLD RUGBY
4.00 pm – 4.30 pmStadiaPitch – Boosting your stadium potentialMatthias Mehling – Head of Business Development and Sales StadiaPitch and infrastructure Projects
Klaus Johanssen – CEO
Bosch Rexroth
Nutcracker 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 pmPermanently installed measuring system for performance diagnostics on artificial turfAlexander Wörz – Marketing Manager
Stefan Berkow – Sports Scientist and Strength Coach
Polytan

Humotion

5.35 pm – 5.55 pmEfficient Irrigation On Sport FieldsJérémie Grzesiak – Specification Manager, EuropeRain Bird Europe
5.55 pm – 6.15 pmGolbang: Football meets EntertainmentBruno Schwobthaler – CEOLicensing for Growth
6.15 pm – 8.00 pmDrinksExhibitionNetworking

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