The European Federation of Associations of Locks & Builders Hardware Manufacturers


ARGE Annual Conference 2012 on Baltic Sea

This week ARGE's 60th Annual Conference takes place. We will be sailing through the Gulf of Finland and across the Baltic Sea, from Helsinki to Stockholm on Thursday 13th September 2012.

On Thursday the General Meeting will be held at 16:30 with Elections, Presentations and Reports. Jorma Siren ARGE Chairman will discuss the progress and changes made in the last 12 months. Reports will also be made on Standardization, Sustainability and the Market.

Thursday also sees the first of two eminent speakers, Matti J. Virtanen who will report on 'CPR – new rules old target – Raising Standards. The second speaker Sara Elfving will present 'Sustainability of Products – an Important Step to Green Buildings' on Friday at 15:00.

We wish all those attending a safe journey and look forward to a beneficial and productive Conference.

To those not attending we wish to inform you of a delay we anticipate in the Conference Reports and resources being available on the Website. We ask for your patience.