We are excited to officially announce the launch of our brand new UKWA Roadshows!

Quite literally taking to the road, our very first UKWA Roadshow of 2023 kicked off in Newport, Wales on Tuesday 16 May.
Delegates enjoyed a day of networking, had the opportunity to hear from high-profile industry speakers and took part in a site tour where they saw the RAWview Drone System in action.

UKWA Roadshow 2023 – WALES

Event Details

  • When: Tuesday 16 May

  • Where: Genpower, Unit 3, St. Modwen Park, Newport, NP19 4RG

  • Time: 10:00 for 10:30 – 15:30
  • Ticket Cost: Free to attend
  • Package: Lunch and refreshments included

Event Programme

Delegates heard from leading experts who covered a broad spectrum of sector specific topics including business rates, HR and health & safety.

The UK Warehousing Association

Clare Bottle, Chief Executive, UKWA

Panel Session: The Rising Costs of Business Rates 

Andrew Flower, Director – Business Rates, JLL

Ben Sayer, Operations Director, Commercial Property Advisors

HR: Managing absence 

Sue Watson, Head of Client Services, HR Solutions

Creating Safe Working Environments: Rack safety

Craig Attwell, Founder, Rack Collapse Prevention

Genpower: About us

James Williams, Business Development Manager, Genpower

RAWview Drone Systems: Ensuring stock count accuracy

Joe Waldron, Product Integration Director, RAWview Drone Systems

Panel Session: Solar PV on Warehouse Rooftops

Tim Cook, Commercial Energy Consultant, Solarsense

Neil Dawson, Business Development Manager, SSE Energy Solutions

Tony Gresty, Managing Director, ASG

The UK Industrial & Logistics Property Market

Will Laing, Associate Director, Savills

About Our Host:

Genpower is one of Wales’ fastest growing firms. In 2022 the Pembroke-based firm expanded its distribution capacity; taking over 100,000 sq ft of warehousing space at St Modwen Logistics Park, Newport.

The company is the exclusive distributor of HYUNDAI POWER PRODUCTS for the UK and Ireland, supported by a team of over 120 colleagues. In 2022, Genpower became the worldwide (excl. India) distributor for JCB portable power and petrol equipment.