Financial journalist and TV broadcaster, Steph McGovern.

Financial journalist and TV broadcaster, Steph McGovern, kick-started the Industry Forum on day two of this year’s BMF All-Industry Conference, and talked to delegates about the skills gap issues in the industry, and the importance of recruiting a younger generation into the merchanting sector.

The final speaker of the BMF All-Industry Conference, former Liberal Democrat leader Lord Paddy Ashdown, gave his views of the difficult political and economic times that he believes lie ahead.

A special Gala Dinner to conclude the BMF All-Industry Conference raised a truly staggering total for two very deserving charities.

Kenton Cool, a leading high-altitude climber who has successfully reached the top of Mount Everest a staggering 12 times, got the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest off to an inspiring start.

For more than 20 years, Floyd Woodrow served in the SAS. Inspiring his men in the most demanding of situations, Floyd drove his team to the highest levels of success. Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal for bravery, he was the perfect motivational speaker for delegates at this year’s BMF’s All-Industry Conference.

Sally Gunnell OBE remains the only woman to ever hold four concurrent major track titles across the Olympics and the World, European and Commonwealth Games. Winning the Olympic Gold medal in Barcelona 1992 took her to the height of the athletics sphere, and she spoke to delegates at the BMF Conference about how much of her success was down to mental determination.

Michael Jackson, an internationally-renowned speaker with over 30 years of marketing and communications experience, talked to delegates at the BMF Conference about the importance of being proactive and changing with global business trends.

Adrian Dobson, the Executive Director for Members of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), brought a new perspective to the BMF Conference – that of an architect.

Speaking at the BMF Conference 2017, Steve Ingham, chief executive officer of recruitment firm PageGroup, discusses the difficulties around recruiting the right people, and why businesses must adapt in order to make themselves more attractive to the next generation.

The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) is arranging a special Gala Dinner to conclude the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest in June.

Kenton Cool will offer insights into leadership in extreme moments at the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest in June.

Kenton Cool, one of the world’s leading high altitude climbers, will draw on his experience of leading summit expeditions to offer insights into leadership in extreme moments at the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest in June.

The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) has confirmed Sally Gunnell OBE as the final speaker for the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest in June.

Adrian Dobson, the Royal Institute of British Architects’ (RIBA) executive director for members, is the latest speaker confirmed for the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest in June.

Three interactive industry workshops to be held at the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest in June will give delegates an opportunity to experience one of the BMF's most popular recent innovations.

In keeping with the Conference theme of “Change, Challenge & Opportunity”, speakers Floyd Woodrow and Michael Jackson are set to challenge accepted wisdom at the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest in June.

Travis Perkins’ director Andrew Harrison and award-winning broadcaster, Steph McGovern complete the line up for an inspiring Industry Forum that sets the tone for the second day at the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest next June.

Shanker Patel, CEO of the Lords Group, will be taking part in an Industry Forum at next year's BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest.

Glen Sabin, managing director of Polypipe, and Shanker Patel, chief executive officer of the Lords Group have been confirmed as two of the speakers taking part in a stimulating Industry Forum at the BMF All-Industry Conference in Budapest in June 2017.

Steve Ingham, chief executive officer of PageGroup, a worldwide leader in specialist recruitment, is the second speaker to be confirmed for the BMF All Industry Conference in Budapest next June.

Lord Paddy Ashdown, one of the UK's most influential politicians, is the first headline speaker to be confirmed for the BMF All Industry Conference 2017, which takes place in Budapest next June.

The BMF All Industry Conference, which takes place in Budapest in June 2017, has already sold out.

TV personality Gethin Jones will be hosting the BMF All-Industry Conference 2017 in Budapest.

Budapest will be the location for the Builders Merchants Federation’s (BMF) All-Industry Conference 2017, John Newcomb, managing director announced at the NMBS Conference in Lanzarote.

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