The Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA) has announced that the CPA Conference 2022 will be hosted as a live, in-person event at the Heart of England Conference Centre, Coventry, on Thursday 20th October.

Delegate tickets can be booked online right here, at a cost of £90 per person, which includes lunch.

The theme of this year's conference is ESG - Driving Change: How Environmental, Social & Governance Benefits Construction Plant Businesses’. The event itself is held in association with headline sponsor Point of Rental Software. The conference will combine keynote speeches with panel debates and interactive discussions.

CPA Policy Manager Chris Cassley said: “This one-day event is a highlight in the CPA’s calendar and it is designed to allow delegates to come away with better insight about ESG and what it means for their businesses. To compete and grow in the future, organisations must be aligned with the ESG agenda in order to gain contracts and meet obligations to wider society.”

Former television presenter, newsreader and journalist Merryn Myatt will host the event once again, while speakers enlisted so far include David Murray, executive director, Sustainability First; Douglas McLuckie, director of ESG, Sunbelt Rentals; Merrill Lynch, director, L Lynch Plant Hire & Haulage and Dani Saveker, CEO of GLAS.

The CPA Confeence also functions as a mini exhibition, this year's particpants including Point of Rental Software, Genquip Groundhog, L Lynch Plant Hire & Haulage, Flannery Plant Hire, MHM Group, Scottish Qualifications Authority, Lifos, Capja, Plantforce Rentals, WowNow Hire and JCB.