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SGS is hosting a complimentary networking and information event on 15 August 2019 in Edinburgh. Learn the business benefits of certification, including ISO 45001, and how working in partnership with your local SGS team can help drive your business to success.


15 Aug 2019, 08:30


15 Aug 2019, 11:30


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Join us on Thursday 15 August 2019 to learn about the certification services available from SGS and how they can help you remain competitive in today’s industries.

The event, which is being held at the Edinburgh Marriott Hotel, will be hosted by SGS and will begin with a short presentation from the SGS Regional Development Manager for Scotland, Andy Morrell, covering how working with your local SGS team can support your organization. It will also feature a presentation by SGS’ ISO 45001 expert, Kate Breslin, who will give an in-depth overview of the standard and discuss how it can support business profitability.

This will be followed by a presentation from consultant Paul Burns on working in partnership with SGS. Paul’s company specialize in working with organizations to create high quality management systems that will enhance a company’s business opportunities.

Finally, Colin Ward, SGS’ Regional Manager for Northern Ireland and Scotland, will give an overview of SGS’ plans for the next 12-24 months and talk more about the process of certification with SGS.   

The event will conclude with a networking lunch, which will provide the opportunity for one-to-one discussions with SGS experts.

Full Agenda

10.30am - Introduction and working in partnership with your local team – Andy Morrell, Scottish Regional Development Manager, SGS United Kingdom Ltd.
10.40am - ISO 45001 Management Systems – An in-depth overview of the standard one year in and how it can support the business profitability – Kate Breslin, UK Product Manager for ISO 45001, OH&SMS & NHSS, SGS United Kingdom Ltd.
11.25am - Q&A Session and break.
11.45am - Working in Partnership with SGS –  Paul Burns, Managing Director at Practical ISO Limited.
12.15pm - Q&A Session.
12.25pm - Scottish Growth Plans - Colin Ward – Regional Manager, Northern Ireland and Scotland, SGS United Kingdom Ltd.
12.35pm - Q&A Session.
12.40pm - Summary, thank you and Close – Andy Morrell, Scottish Regional Development Manager, SGS United Kingdom Ltd.
12.45pm - Lunch and networking.
1.30pm - Event finishes.

Date: Friday 15 August 2019
Location: Edinburgh Marriott Hotel, Edinburgh
Time: 10:30am - 1:30pm
Cost: Free

To register, please choose ‘Register Now’ at the top of the page.

For further information please contact:

Rachel Forster
Business Support
t: +44 (0)1276 697 715