10 - 12 April 2019

Last edition's programme


The programme for the next edition is yet to be announced.

Seminar Sessions

Opening Ceremony

Wednesday 18-10, 10:45 - Opening speeches 

Global market trends in industrial and institutional cleaning

Wednesday 18-10, 11: 15
By Dr. Peter Smallwood, Chemical Associates, Smithers Apex

The industrial and Institutional cleaning industry is going through a disruption in context with manufacturing and processing technology, product formulations and customer preferences. Industrial and Institutional cleaning product markets are forecast to grow significantly through to 2021, at about 6% in developing countries and 4% in developed countries.

This presentation from market research firm Smithers Apex outlines the key drivers of in I&I cleaning markets, looking at emerging trends in technologies, regulations, consumer demands, and more.

Ensuring Quality in Your Facility’s Cleaning Program

Wednesday 18-10, 11:45
Karel-Jan Boel, Director of Programme Development Europe, Middle East, Africa, {{dic.beursnaam}}

How do you differentiate your cleaning services and prove your worth? If you purchase cleaning, how do you ensure that you get the level of service you are asking for from a provider you can truly trust?

Learn how globally accepted industry standards can be applied to your situation and what elements of a well-managed cleaning organisation you should implement in your operations to generate the best outcomes for success.

Training in Industrial Cleaning Applications

Wednesday 18-10, 13.00

By Zafer Mumcular, Hygen Acedemy, General Manager

What is the importance of training and unionizing in the industrial cleaning sector to meet the needs of qualified labor force?

The Approach to the Concept of Hygiene in the World and the Perspective of Sector

Wednesday 18-10, 14.00
Eczacıbaşı Professional Academy Manager , Pınar Günenç

What are true and effective applications for businesses? How can we achieved to perfection? The importance of training and periodic checks.

Best practices in Healthcare Business: A Middle East Overview

Thursday 19-10, 11:00

By Abdul G. Ansari, Msc, SPHR, MCOD, FACHE, MCCHL, ASHHRA COO of the Middle East Consultancy Association

Cleaning is an important part of providing healthcare services, but it only supports the patient care mission if done properly and is holistically integrated with the complimentary services needed to protect patient and worker health. When vulnerable populations are at higher risk of infection, and cross contamination is a potential threat, cleaning service become a vital part of a successful outcome. Review proper methods of cleaning and disinfecting, recommended staffing levels and frequencies, measures of cleanliness and quality control, proper training approaches and much more.

Well-being Meets Cleaning: How to Improve the Image of the Cleaning Industry

Thursday 19-10, 11:30
Michel de Bruin, Interclean European Council Chairman

The cleaning industry is based on people and it services every other profession, making a difference in many lives every single day. Yet, the respect and understanding of this impact is still missing. How can we improve the cleaning profession’s image? How can we motivate our workers and be proud of what we do? And most of all, how can we convince other industries to see our contributions as relevant and important? It can be done, with the right people, the right focus and the right investment in your organisation. This can be your time to shine.

Hotel’s Expectations from Industrial Cleaning Market

Thursday 19-10, 13.00 

Ali Işildar, MARSAP (Marmara Regional Purchasing Executives Platform)

Hygiene on Public Transport

Thursday 19-10, 14:00
TOBFED (Federation of All Automotive Maintenance Associations) President Serkan Bakirtas

What is the importance of regular disinfection and industrial cleaning at mass transportation(public transport)? What are the dangers that lurking in seats, mats, handrails, window and airducts that threatens our health?