Certification Management Committee

(CMC)

 

 

2012 CMC Annual Meeting - Hayes-Middlesex, UK

Location

Radisson Edwardian Hotel
140 Bath Road
Hayes-Middlesex
Tel.: +44 20 875 963 11
Fax: +44 20 875 945 59
Website

 

Meeting Schedule

MeetingDateTime
IECEE Officers2012-06-258:30 am - 9:30 am
CMC Chair's Advisory Group2012-06-259:30 am - 6 pm
Policy & Strategy Forum2012-06-268:30 am - 1 pm
UKNC Workshop2012-06-262 pm - 5 pm
CMC Annual Meeting2012-06-27/289 am - 5 pm
CMC-WG 2 "Business Development"2012-06-298:30 am - 2 pm

Registration

Please fill in the Meeting Registration Form in letters and send it to UKNC and IECEE Secretariat by fax or e-mail not later than 31 March 2012.
DOC 2012 Registration Form

Accommodation

A. Special arrangements have been made with the Radisson Edwardian Hotel (the meeting location) to accommodate delegates and their accompanying persons.

130.00 per Single Occupancy Standard Bedroom inclusive of Full English Breakfast and VAT
145.00 per Twin / Double Occupancy Standard Bedroom inclusive of Full English Breakfast and VAT

*** The above bedrooms are on allocation and will be held until Saturday 31 March 2012 at this time the bedrooms not taken will be automatically released.
Please fill in the room booking form and return it to the meeting hosts: DOCRoom Booking Form.
If you do not fill in the form and send it in, no room reservation will be made (it is not sufficient to tick off the hotel in the meeting registration form).

B. Other Hotels located close to the Radisson (Meeting Location):
Premier Inn, Heathrow
Room Only from 80 per night
Book on-line here

A large number of hotels are located in the vicinity of the meeting hotel, please feel free to search the internet for other hotels.

Registration Desk

The Registration desk will be located in the County Suite Foyer. At the desk delegates will be given an envelope containing a badge and all necessary information concerning the meeting and social events.
The registration desk will be open on Tuesday from 8 am till 5 pm and Wednesday from 8 am till 12 pm.

Information Office

The UK Member body of IEC, Intertek Testing & Certification Ltd is the contact point during the meeting:
Intertek Testing and Certification Ltd
Intertek House
Cleeve Road
Leatherhead
Surrey. KT22 7SB

Tel.: +44 1372 370 900
Fax: +44 1372 370 999
Angela Pryke
Natasha Moore

Workshop

The UK National Committee is organizing a workshop entitled "The IECEE CB Scheme as an Export Tool". The workshop will include presentations on national market access programs including those for Europe, North America and the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India & China) countries.
Please click here in order to view the DOC workshop flyer.
For more information, please visit: www.tracglobal.com

Social Events

Gala Dinner to be held at Radisson Edwardian Hotel on 27th June 2012 @ 19.30.
Accompanying persons are also invited. Please indicate on your registration form if you will be participating and if a guest will be attending with you.

Accompanying Person's Program

Visit to Royal Windsor for accompanying persons on 27th June 2012. The coach will depart from the Hotel at approximately 10.00 and return at 14.00. Please indicate on the registration form whether he/she will participate in the trip.

Arrival

Visit to Royal Windsor for accompanying persons on 27th June 2012. The coach will depart from the Hotel at approximately 10.00 and return at 14.00. Please indicate on the registration form whether he/she will participate in the trip.


Currency The currency is the British Pound. Exchange rate as of the 12th December 2011 was 1.561 $/ and 1.1774 /. Foreign currency can be changed at the airport. Hotels, local banks. International credit cards are wildly accepted.


Weather Normally the 2nd half of June is very nice with sunny days but cooler nights. The average temperature is 22-23 C.


Arrivals The Radisson Edwardian Hotel is situated within minutes of Heathrow airport and approximately 40 miles from Gatwick by road. National Express Coaches run between Gatwick and Heathrow airports every half hour and a single journey costs around 25.


Transport (from Heathrow terminals to the Radisson)
Taxis Always available and cost approximately 10-15 one way depending on which terminal
Hoppa Bus - 4.50 one way
Terminal 1 - Bus H3 pick up from Bus Stand 4
Terminal 3 - Bus H3 pick up from Bus Stand 12
Terminal 4 - Bus H53 pick up from Bus Stand 12
Terminal 5 - Bus H53 pick up from Bus Stand 26 and 27
They go every 20 minutes and the Radisson is the 1st hotel it stops at.


Visas All participants are advised to check with the British Consulate for visa requirements.

Shopping Local shops are generally open from 09.00 17.30 with some of the large Supermarkets being open 24 hours. Sunday trading is 10.00 16.00.
Westfield Shopping Mall (full of designer shops and a shoppers paradise) is approximately 40 minutes away by train.

Telephone The international dialing code (to): +44, the international dialing code (from) 00 + the related country code.

Electric Current The UK is 230V +10%/-6% AC 50HZ, 3 pin square plugs are used.

For information on guided trips and tours we recommend you visit the following websites:
www.visitlondon.com
www.heathrow-airport-guide.co.uk
Heathrow express trains runs every 20 minutes to/from Paddington where you can pick up the London Underground to visit Londons many attractions.
Free attractions in London include The Natural History Museum, The Science Museum and The Victoria & Albert Museum.