OWL Events

New dates for OWL Scotland & OWL Midlands Roadshows

OWL Scotland – now 29 October

OWL Midlands – now 12 November

Due to the extent of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Europe two of the 2020 OWL Roadshows have been moved.  We apologise for the inconvenience, but the health and wellbeing of our industry colleagues and their families are our most significant concern. We must keep the most vulnerable people in society safe.

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OWL Scotland – 29 October 2020 – For unbiased information on air quality issues

Every local authority’s fleet department needs to invest in cleaner vehicles while reducing its carbon footprint. OWL Scotland will provide unbiased information that will help fleet managers achieve their emissions goals.

The team behind OWL Scotland has designed the conference, so operators have access to the latest information on how to reduce emissions, increase air quality and to improve driver wellbeing.

According to the World Health Organisation, air pollution accounts for seven million premature deaths worldwide every year,

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OWL Scotland – answering all questions on electrification

OWL Scotland, the conference aimed at the waste and logistics sector, takes place on October 29 and promises to answer any inquiries waste, fleet and transport managers might have on the electrification of fleet.

Electric RCV

Electra Commercial Vehicles was one of the first companies in the world to launch an electric RCV. Russell Markstein, Group Commercial Director for NRG Fleet Services and Electra Commercial Vehicles, will discuss how Electra can help reduce emissions and help fleets meet air quality targets.

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OWL Scotland – delivering cleaner vehicles and better air quality

The OWL Roadshow Scotland returns to Mar Hall and Spa in Bishopston outside Glasgow on October 29, 2020.

This year’s conference and exhibition are looking better than ever with a new comprehensive curriculum that provides fleet and waste operators with the opportunity to keep abreast of the latest technological developments and best practice in the industry.  This year speakers will be tackling subjects that include road transport air pollution,

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OWL Scotland – 29 October 2020

An informed response to the air quality crisis

After a very successful OWL Wales, where there was a record attendance of over 70 delegates from over 25 councils and contracting organisations, the OWL Partnership is delighted to announce that we have nearly completed OWL Scotland’s programme.

Taking place at the stunning Mar Hall in Bishopston on October 29, 2020, OWL Scotland will tackle issues faced by public sector fleet managers and their peers in contracting businesses.

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OWL Cardiff: flying high

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The Optimised Waste & Logistics (OWL) roadshow, recently held in Cardiff, brought together high-profile speakers and industry leaders from both public and private sectors.

To see LAPV Magazine’s coverage of the OWL Wales event click here
To read the full edition of LAPV Magazine June Edition, click here


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Earn CPD hours with OWL Roadshow

  Accredited CPD status (continuing professional development) has been awarded to The OWL Midlands Roadshow by industry body CILT (The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport).

The Institute, who have recognised that OWL events are relevant and topical to the freight and logistics industry, will award delegates three CPD hours for attendance.

The event, which takes place on Thursday 13 July 2017 will be chaired by CIWM’s Paul Frith (The Chartered Institute of Waste Management) and the opening speaker is OWL Chairman Barry Sheerman MP. 

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OWL Midlands Roadshow, 13 July 2017

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The OWL Midlands Roadshow will be held on Thursday 13 July 2017 at Wroxall Abbey Hotel & Estate in Warwickshire.

OWL events are designed to help both local authority and private operators understand the benefits of the latest vehicle technology that’s available specifically for the waste, transport and logistics sectors.

An exhibition of “best in class”

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OWL Scotland Roadshow 2017

The next OWL event will be held on Wednesday 5 April 2017 at Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort near Glasglow.

OWL events are designed to help both local authority and private operators understand the benefits of the latest vehicle technology that’s available specifically for the waste, transport and logistics sectors.

An exhibition of “best in class” suppliers and vehicle demonstrations will run in conjunction.

To find out more about exhibitor opportunities contact sally.cumner@supatrak.com

Download the OWL Scotland Roadshow PDF here.

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Optimised Waste Logistics (OWL) Midlands Roadshow

This exciting CIWM supported event will be held at Wroxall Abbey only 12 miles from the NEC. Click here for more details.

This event will help both local authority and private operators fully understand the benefits of the very latest vehicles and technologies.

There will be seminars and masterclasses covering topics such as reducing costs, vehicle and driver compliance and increasing operational efficiency.  Run in conjunction is an exhibition of best in class waste sector suppliers,

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