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A panel of leading access industry figures will discuss the effects of Covid-19 on the access sector now, and in the years ahead, at a free webinar organised by Access International. The round-table discussion will take place on Thursday, 28 May at 15:00 (UK time) and focus on the challenges faced by equipment manufacturers, rental companies and end users, as well as assessing how the pandemic might bring about new working practices.
Participants on the panel will be:
Armin Rappen - CEO, Mateco
Don Kenny - CEO, Loxam Powered Access
Jacco de Kluijver - VP Sales and Marketing EMEAR, Genie
Peter Douglas - CEO, International Powered Access Federation (IPAF).
The discussion will be moderated by Euan Youdale, Editor of AI.
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