It’s more important than ever to arm yourself with the information you need to make your business stronger. Elex helps keep electricians right up-to-date with the latest technical updates and new rules and regulations. Each show has an extensive seminar schedule, packed with practical information and guidance. All the sessions are presented by leading industry experts and explore key issues facing electricians today. There’s no need to pre-book, just pre-register to attend the show.

The IET are proud to be the headline sponsor of Elex again in 2018. They will again play host to the new IET Industry forums taking place at Elex 2018.

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ELEXSHOW SEMINAR PROGRAMME
RICOH ARENA, COVENTRY – 20th & 21st September 2018

10.30–11.00  – 18th EDITION TIMELINE

Find out about the proposed content for the 18th edition of BS7671, including timescales to publication and implementation.

Presented by NICEIC/ELECSA
NICEIC stand

11.05–11.35  – DISCOVER THE POTENTIAL OF BECOMING A ‘SMART HOME’ INSTALLER

An insight into the installation opportunities of Smart Home systems. Find out about the ‘internet of things’, what different brands can offer and what business opportunities can be provided. Also, what additional skills and tools would be needed to get involved.

Presented by leading manufacturers Energie, GIRA(UK) and BEG(UK)
Technical support provided by NAPIT
Seminar Theatre

11.40–12.10 INDUSTRY FORUM PRESENTED BY IET

The IET hosts the industry forum on the 18th Edition IET Wiring Regulations with technical experts from the IET, ECA, NICEIC/ELECSA, NAPIT and Stroma.
Topic 1: Requirements for Surge Protective Devices (SPD)
Seminar Theatre

12.15–12.45 – SURGE PROTECTION DEVICES EXPLAINED

NICEIC and Elecsa will be looking at the new proposed requirements for surge protection devices and investigate how they work and where they should be installed giving practical examples of good and bad practice.

Presented by NICEIC/ELECSA
NICEIC stand

12.15–12.45 – DEFINING SMART HOME

A brief overview of smart home technologies, audio & video distribution plus automation & control.

James Drummie, from AWE, The Smart Home Distributor, will talk you through various connected systems that can be incorporated into a smart home, and take a look at entertainment systems and control / automation solutions which truly make the home smart rather than simply connected.

Presented by James Drummie from AWE
Seminar Theatre

12.50-13.20 OPPORTUNITIES IN DOMESTIC VENTILATION INSTALLATION

Envirovent will deliver an overview on best practice and installation compliance in relation to domestic ventilation installation, including options for training and accreditation.

Presented by Envirovent
Seminar Theatre

13.25–13.55 INDUSTRY FORUM PRESENTED BY IET.

The IET hosts the industry forum on the 18th Edition IET Wiring Regulations with technical experts from the IET, ECA, NICEIC/ELECSA, NAPIT and Stroma.
Topic 2: Requirements for Arc Fault Detection Devices (AFDD)
Seminar Theatre

14.00–14.30 –  18th EDITION TIMELINE

Find out about the proposed content for the 18th edition of BS7671, including timescales to publication and implementation.

Presented by NICEIC/ELECSA
NICEIC stand

14.35–15.05 –  HOW TO CODE THE OBSERVATIONS FOUND DURING EICRS

An interactive debate and lively discussion, using real world examples, dealing with the problems encountered coding observations found while carrying out EICRs.

Presented by NAPIT
Seminar Theatre