Three representatives of the European Commission have agreed to speak to the industry. The conference aims to help European pump manufacturers implement correctly the Ecodesign regulations for water pumps and circulators.
The conference will bring together various stakeholders (European Commission, pump manufacturers, CEN Working Group Chairpersons) to discuss openly the implementation of the Ecodesign regulations for water pumps and circulators.
The meeting will take place in Brussels, Belgium from 10:00 to 16:30 on 7 March 2013. The morning session will focus on the general aspects of Ecodesign with one speech by Mr Gronroos-Saikkala from the European Commission and another by Professor Stoffel from the University of Darmstadt. During the afternoon, two breakout sessions will discuss how to apply the European Commission Regulations for circulators and water pumps. These sessions will look in detail at what is in the Regulations and standards. Mr Kubiak and Mr Gonzalez-Alvarez from the European Commission, together with Dr Bidstrup and Mr Teepe in their capacity as CEN Chairpersons, will explain which guidelines are available from the European Commission and Europump and explore their content.