Sharples Technology Day

Do you use office technology for printing, scanning, document management, AV, IT or telecoms?

Then come along to the Sharples Technology Day on Friday 8th November 2019 to see the latest innovations in action plus guest speakers and networking over lunch.


The Marriott Hotel
Queens Square
L1 1RH
Free parking available

What you can expect at this free-to-attend event:

  • Exhibitor zones, equipment demonstrations and product displays
  • Seminars focussing on health and wellbeing in the Workplace, the Environment and Online
  • Networking opportunities throughout the day
  • Goodie bag and prize draw
  • Sharples Technology Day hospitality! We will provide refreshments and lunch.

Our Exhibitors and Speakers

Event Zones

Zone 1 Everything you wanted to know about IT & cyber security but were too afraid to ask…

IT & Security

Ask Pro-Networks experts any question on IT and security.

Including the IT services required to keep your business running securely. Network monitoring and management, data back up and recovery, cloud services, disaster recovery and IT support. Plus how to avoid cyber hacks and how to check if you’ve ever been hacked from NW Regional Organised Crime Unit.

Zone 2 The gift of sound and vision.

Audio Visual Solutions

IDNS bring you the latest AV products, technologies and solutions. Whether you’re interested in Projectors or you want to deploy a large-scale Touchscreen project, our dedicated experts are here to share best practice and advice. IDNS will also be demonstrating their sign in and badging solutions when you arrive!

Zone 3 The writing’s on the wall – or anywhere you choose.

Print & Visuals

OKI bring you in-house high quality point of sale and signage at the touch of a button, so you no longer need to outsource. Everything from small price tags to 1.2m hanging and floor banners. The ability to print vivid and artwork-true colour on a range of media, including waterproof and UV resistant finishes. You’re in control; Fast, flexible, with no minimum print runs.

Zone 4 All singing, all dancing solutions.

Office Print & Document Management

Toshiba bring the latest in laser technology printers and copiers. Perfect for heavy workloads, networking, airprint, high quality print and remote access. Plus integrated document management solutions to streamline your filing and handling systems. Reduce storage space and bolster your GDPR compliance.

Zone 5 Liquid assets. Inkjet, the green revolution.

Energy saving and environmentally friendly printing

Take the Epson Inkjet Power Consumption Challenge and use pedal power to drive your printer! Bring details of the printers you currently use and see how much energy you could save. Epson’s innovative Inkjet design cuts power consumption, reduces electricity bills, and minimises waste, making it quite possibly the greenest print solution. Ever.

Zone 6 Snap Happy!

Simplify and streamline workflows

With one button document capture from Alaris. Make ad-hoc scanning and sharing simple with interactive operator control panels. Integrate desktop document scanners with your business process and systems using industry-standard drivers. Or go driverless with WebAPI integration and scan directly to your chosen cloud service. Secure shared access, using network connected, wireless models.

Event Programme

09:00: Registration, Refreshments & Networking
Exhibitor stands, equipment demonstrations and product displays throughout the day

10:00: Seminar 1 – Paul Nolan, Director, The Mersey Forest

11.00: Seminar 2 – Active Cheshire

12:00 Seminar 3 – Dave McKay, Data Protection Officer, Pro-Networks

12.30 – 13:30: Lunch & Networking
Exhibitor stands, equipment demonstrations and product displays throughout the afternoon

16:00: Close

Our Speakers

Paul Nolan, Director, The Mersey Forest – A long term programme of environmental regeneration delivering economic, community and environmental benefits across Merseyside and North Cheshire. To date, the project has seen an incredible 9 million+ new trees planted.

Active Cheshire –  Engaging, educating, enabling, inspiring and influencing the local community as well as a wide range of organisations, stakeholders and partners to move more. Active Cheshire’s mission is to embed physical activity into all aspects of everyday life by 2040.

Dave McKay, Data Protection Officer, Pro-Networks – Cybercrime and cyber security is a complex topic, but a very real threat to business. Stay informed on maintaining your cyber health with the very latest hardware, software, training and compliance options.