Friday, June 13th

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Program for: Thursday, June 12th | Friday, June 13th | Saturday, June 14th


Professional program – Friday, June 13th

Multilingual conference with simultaneous interpretation (English-Spanish-French-German-Italian)


09:00 Conference session 1
Moderated by EDA President – Pilar de la Cruz (Spain)

» Lead, the new asbestos
Michael R. Taylor – NDA (USA)

» 770 m with a single click – blasting of Germany’s longest viaduct
Walter Werner – Independent Engineer (Germany)

» Case story: The daily findings on decontamination of hazardous waste
Lindsay Pepperell – ERM (UK)

Coffee break

11:30 Conference session 2
Moderated by IDE President – Steve Jack (UK)

» Development of C&DW recycling in Europe
Geert Cuperus – FIR (The Netherlands)

» Case story: Interior demolition of a building complex in Madrid
Francisco Cobo – DETECSA (Spain)

» Case story: Blast demolition of the AFE Tower in Frankfurt
Rainer Melzer (Germany)


14:30 Conference session 3
Moderated by FIR Delegate – Giorgio Bressi (Italy)

» Sustainability and end-of-life of construction products
Christophe Sykes – Construction Products Europe (Belgium)

» Construction and demolition waste management in the EU: the way forward
Gunther Wolff – European Commission (Belgium)

» Innovation on decontamination of PCB
Stine Egsgaard – J-JENSEN (Denmark)

» Case story: From construction to recycling through demolition
John Rimmer – CANTILLON (UK)

 Coffee break

16:30 Conference session 4
Moderated by IACDS President – Lars Sandström (Sweden)

» Dismantling and demolition of the power stations of Sant Adriá de Besós and Badalona
Miguel Ángel Prieto – DYR (Spain)

» The Turkish market
Tamer Öztoygar– IMDER (Turkey)

» Case story: Special application on concrete sawing and drilling
Jaime Peribañez – PERFOX (Spain)

18:00 End of the conference


Leisure program – Friday, June 13th


09:30 – Departure from the hotel to San Lorenzo del Escorial

Leisure program for the day, with multilingual support:

  • Visit to the monastery of El Escorial (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
  • Lunch at typical Restaurant
  • Shopping tour in Las Rozas Village with VIP treatment and personal shopper

17:30 – Arrival to the hotel


All participants – Friday, June 13th


19:00 – Departure for the Gala Dinner (by bus)

The Gala Dinner will be held in the emblematic “Gran Casino de Madrid” and it includes:

  • Welcome drink
  • Unique dinner by the prestigious chef Paco Roncero
  • Words from the EDA President and a delegate of Ritchie Bros, sponsor of the Gala Dinner
  • Live entertainment and music

This is a very elegant activity. The required dress code is black tie.

23:00 – First bus departs to the hotel