EPTDA Annual Convention

(September 29-October 2, 2010)


The European Power Transmission Distributors Association's (EPTDA) 13th Annual Convention is expected to attract over 250 qualified decision makers and guests in the power transmission and motion control industry. Under the theme "Our Future," the summit will focus on traditional business approaches. The location, Malta is strategic for international business in the Mediterranean, at the crossroads of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.

Highlighted speakers include Daniel Burrus, a technology forecaster and business strategist, who will discuss original tips for overcoming obstacles and acting on new opportunities. Alan Beaulieu, of the Institute for Trend Research, is the closing keynote speaker.

Hands on sessions will complement the educational program for the first time. EPTDA members and convention delegates will visit local operations of power transmission/motion control international corporations, including Lufthansa Technik Malta Ltd., Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Malta, Methode Electronics Malta and Hetronic Malta Ltd.

"In testing times like today, when companies are looking at shifting business models and new methods of gaining market share, we want to play a leading role in bringing these opportunities right into the hands of our members," says Hans Hanegreefs, executive vice president of EPTDA.