EMCOR UK is official event sponsor of the IHEEM Authorising Engineer Conference

28 February 2018

The Institute of Healthcare Engineering and Estate Management (IHEEM) are delighted to announce that the IHEEM Authorising Engineer Conference 2018 will be sponsored by EMCOR UK, a leading facilities management provider. The one-day conference, to be held at Aston Villa Football Club on the outskirts of Birmingham on 14 March 2018, will feature a number of expert speakers focused on ‘The role of the Authorising Engineer in Maintaining Patient Safety’.

With over 100 years operating in the UK and employing over 4000 skilled and dedicated people, EMCOR UK has a strong reputation for delivering integrated facilities management services in complex environments for customers whose portfolio of real estate is some of the most secure and technically challenging workplace environments in the world.

On announcing the sponsorship, Greg Markham, Technical Director, EMCOR UK and IHEEM Past President said “EMCOR UK is committed to supporting the continual professional development of authorising engineers and is pleased to sponsor the conference where knowledge share and best practice will be the focus,” Greg adds “My session-- one amongst a number--on ‘Peer Review vs Self Appointed Expert’ will provide the opportunity for a lively conference debate on the subject and will examine the reasons and benefits of being subject to peer review prior to appointment as an Authorised Engineer (or any expert) such as the IHEEM Authorised Engineer Registers.”

IHEEM’s Chief Executive, Julian Amey, expressed his delight at EMCOR UK supporting the event, ‘I am delighted that EMCOR UK have agreed to sponsor our Authorising Engineer Conference this year at a time when we are also celebrating our 75th Anniversary. EMCOR UK are an established name within the sector and I am excited to hear of this support, reinforcing the work being undertaken by EMCOR UK in the sector’.  

Attending the event, will be representatives from a range of NHS Trusts and companies including Authorising Engineers, Technical Consultants, Head of Clinical Engineering and Sterile Services, Training and Risk Services Specialists, Authorised Persons, Estates Managers, Decontamination Engineers and others.

With two weeks until the conference occurs, registration information is as follows:

IHEEM Registered Authorising Engineers - FREE

  • IHEEM Members - £49 + VAT
  • Non IHEEM Registered Authorising Engineers and non-Members - £99 + VAT

Additional information on speakers, topics covered and how to book your place can be found at