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ERA Convention 2021: Smart Rental

29 September - 30 September

POSTILLION HOTEL, AMSTERDAM
The ERA Convention 2021: ‘Smart Rental’ will take place on 29 and 30 September at the Postillion Hotel in Amsterdam alongside the European Rental Awards.

At this year’s event, leading voices from the European rental industry will gather to discuss the latest developments and trends in the industry. This year’s Convention will focus on digitalisation and data, which is an issue of growing importance to the rental industry. Forward-thinking rental companies are already taking advantage of the huge opportunities offered by new technologies and success stories demonstrate that digital technologies can provide the rental industry with a strong foundation for future success.

The event will also showcase some key ERA tools for rental companies in the areas of sustainability and cybersecurity.

Download the programme here (ook in het Nederlands) and read more about the sponsorship opportunities here. Find more information below.

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PROGRAMME - 29 SEPTEMBER, DAY 1

Bekijk het programma in het Nederlands

9.30 – 14.00
REGISTRATION

9.30 – 11.30 
WELCOME COFFEE

13.00 – 14.00 
QUICK LUNCH AND TABLE-TOP EXHIBITION

14.00 – 15.30
PLENARY SESSION – PART 1 – OPENING AND ERA LATEST ACHIEVEMENTS

Opening of the Convention, Pierre Boels, President, ERA
Welcome to the Netherlands, Remko Mol, President of Verhurend Nederland
Presentations of some major ERA deliverables:

– ERA Equipment CO2 Calculator, Michel Petitjean, ERA
– Sustainable Supplier Framework and CSR KPI Framework, John Spear, EPI Consulting
– Cybersecurity Best Practice Guide, David Riley, DKR Projects

Moderator: Maarten Bouwhuis

15.30  – 16.30
COFFEE BREAK AND NETWORKING

16.30 – 18.00
PLENARY SESSION – PART 2 – SMART RENTAL

Using data to improve the customer experience, Norty Turner, Senior Vice President, Services & Advanced Solutions, United Rentals
Transforming a business with digital technology, Stefan Ponea, Founder and CEO, Industrial Access – Mateco Romania
New ERA project: Impact of digital transformation on rental, Michel Petitjean, ERA

Moderator: Maarten Bouwhuis

18.30 – 19.30
EUROPEAN RENTAL AWARDS COCKTAIL

20.00 – 22.30
EUROPEAN RENTAL AWARDS DINNER

Moderator: Maarten Bouwhuis

PROGRAMME - 30 SEPTEMBER, DAY 2

Bekijk het programma in het Nederlands

9.00 – 9.30
PLENARY SESSION – PART 3 – STATISTICS

Trends in the European Rental Industry – 2021 ERA Market Report preview, Michel Petitjean, Secretary General, ERA, and Martin Seban, IHS Markit

Moderator: Maarten Bouwhuis

9.30 – 10.00
COFFEE BREAK

10.00 – 11.30
WORKSHOPS

WORKSHOP PROMOTION – To be announced

Promotion Committee Report, Pierre-Yves Rallet, Committee Chairman
Presentation, to be announced
Debate with questions in relation to digitalisation / COVID-19

Moderator:  Pierre-Yves Rallet, Committee Chairman

WORKSHOP TECHNICAL – To be announced

Technical Committee Report, Martin Sebestyen, Committee Chairman
Presentation, Alex Schuessler, Founder and President, SmartEquip
Debate with questions in relation to digitalisation / COVID-19

Moderator: Martin Sebestyen, Committee Chairman

WORKSHOP SUSTAINABILITY – To be announced

Sustainability Committee Report, Mark Bradshaw, Committee Chairman
Presentation, Peter-Jan Bentein, NVL (Nederlandse Vereniging van Leasemaatschappijen)
Debate with questions in relation to the digitalisation / COVID-19

Moderator: Mark Bradshaw, Committee Chairman

WORKSHOP FUTURE GROUP – To be announced

Future Group Report
Presentation, Inauro
Debate on trends potentially affecting the Future of the Rental Industry

Moderator: Future Group

11.30 – 12.30
CONCLUSION OF THE CONVENTION

Guest Speaker: Henning Beck, Human Brain and Digital World
Closing of the Convention, Pierre Boels, President, ERA

Moderator: Maarten Bouwhuis

12.30 – 14.00
NETWORKING LUNCH

EUROPEAN RENTAL AWARDS

Celebrate creativity and innovation in Europe’s equipment rental industry and network with industry peers at the European Rental Awards, the most prestigious awards event for the industry.

The 14th annual European Rental Awards will take place on 29 September at the Postillion Hotel in Amsterdam at the end of the first day of the ERA Convention

The Awards are jointly organised by the European Rental Association (ERA) and International Rental News (IRN), and include the following categories:

– Large Rental Company of the Year (turnover above €15 million)
– Small Rental Company of the Year (turnover under €15 million)
– Rental Product of the Year
– Sustainability Committee Award: Best Safety innovation
– Best Digital Innovation
– ERA/IRN Rental Person of the Year
– Lifetime Achievement Award

Read more here.

HOW TO REGISTER

You can register for the ERA Convention, as well as the European Rental Awards ceremony, here: https://na.eventscloud.com/eraconvention2021

Please note that registrations for the 2020 Convention remain valid.

Convention and Award Dinner

Members*: EUR 450
Non-members: EUR 900

Convention only

Members: EUR 300
Non-members: EUR 800

Award Dinner only

Members: EUR 200
Non-members: EUR 200

* Member rates apply to ERA members, members of national rental association members of ERA and members of IPAF

PARTICIPANT LIST

Download the latest participant list here (last updated on 28/07/2021)

HOTEL ROOM BOOKING

The ERA has arranged for a room block at the Postillion Hotel.

Standard Rooms

– 159 EUR per room per night (single occupancy), including tax and breakfast;

– Participants are responsible for their own room booking.  Rooms can be booked via the hotel online booking website using the promotional code era2021@pham in order to have the ERA contracted rate.  More information about the booking procedure can be found here.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

ERA offers sponsorship opportunities for the Convention App, lanyard, luncheon and coffee breaks, and different packages for sponsoring the European Rental Awards cocktail and dinner.

If you are interested in sponsoring the ERA Convention or European Rental Awards, please find out more in the brochure and fill in the form at the end of the document and send it to the the ERA Secretariat at era@erarental.org.

Sponsoring the ERA Convention

Convention App (limited to 2 sponsors, one place left)

Benefits include:
– Logo on the Convention App

Lanyards (limited to 1 sponsor, booked)

Benefits include:
– Logo on the lanyards distributed to all attendees

Luncheon

Benefits include:
– Banner to be displayed in the luncheon area
– Branding on flags in the luncheon area

Coffee break

Benefits include:
– Banner to be displayed in the coffee break area
– Branding on flags in the coffee break area

Sponsoring the European Rental Awards

Gold sponsorship

Benefits include:
– Logo on all communication relating to European Rental Awards
– Recognition in master presentation shown at European Rental Awards dinner
– Logo printed on the menu cards of European Rental Awards dinner
– Two banners to be displayed on stage (or in the room) during European Rental Awards dinner

Silver Sponsorship

Benefits include:
– Logo on all communication relating to European Rental Awards
– Recognition in master presentation shown at European Rental Awards dinner
– Logo printed on the menu cards of European Rental Awards dinner

Sponsorship of the ERA Cocktail

Benefits include:
– Logo on all electronic communication relating to European Rental Awards
– Recognition in master presentation shown at European Rental Awards dinner
– Logo printed on the menu cards of European Rental Awards dinner
– Welcome banners to be displayed at entrance and throughout the reception area
– Branding on flags in reception area.

 

SPONSORS

Convention App

 

Convention Lanyard

 

Coffee break

Rouse Services | Canadian Rental Association Directory

Gold Sponsors (European Rental Awards)

 

 

Silver Sponsors (European Rental Awards)

Volvo Construction Equipment Logo, HD Png Download , Transparent Png Image  - PNGitem

Trackunit | Tracking devices and services for fleet management

Cocktail (European Rental Awards)

 

EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITIES

ERA offers table-top exhibition opportunities in the social area of the Convention.

If you are interested in becoming an exhibitor, find out more and book your place here: https://erarental.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/ERA-Convention-2021-Table-top-Exhibition-and-booking-form.pdf  

 

EXHIBITORS

Confirmed exhibitors

Krachtige verhuur software | InspHire

 

Trackunit | Tracking devices and services for fleet management

 

Point of Rental FR | Gestion des stocks et logiciels de location

 

Thwaites Logos

 

LECTURA Verlag | LogiMAT 2021 – International Trade Fair for Intralogistics  Solutions and Process Management

 

KHL FINAL logo CMYK 300dpi - CEA: Construction Equipment Association

 

 

Details

Start:
29 September
End:
30 September
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://na.eventscloud.com/eraconvention2021

Venue

Postillion Hotel, Amsterdam
Paul van Vlissingenstraat 9-11
Amsterdam, 1096 Netherlands