Join us for an afternoon of Building Product Specification, CPD and Beer


Quantum Profile Systems Ltd is hosting a unique FREE event for Architects and Specifiers in partnership with the Manchester Society of Architects on Thursday 14th July 2022, from 3pm until 10.30pm. It will give those in attendance the chance to learn about the very latest building product developments in the construction industry, and enjoy an evening of networking. Free transport will also be available to and from Manchester Northern Quarter.

There will be an afternoon of focused RIBA CPDs, an RIBA accredited Lean factory tour, and an exhibition from leading building product manufacturers. There will also be a free bar and hog roast (plus veggie option) in the evening.

Several leading building product manufacturers will be offering 20-minute-long, focused CPDs which will earn CPD points for our guests. Attendees will be offered a RIBA assessed tour of QPSL’s factory, which will allow them to observe its Lean manufacturing techniques in practice. There will also be an exhibition area where you can speak directly to a range of manufacturers.

In the evening there will be a selection of beers and ciders on draft at a free bar. A range of spirits will also be available, along with red and white wine. Guests will be served a buffet, the centrepiece of which will be a whole hog roast with all the trimmings. There will also be vegan and vegetarian options available.

Entertainment will be provided by 52 Skidoo, a Harlem Swing band playing vintage American music. For those who would like to take advantage of the refreshments, free transport is available on the day. There will be a bus to pick people up from the Northern Quarter in Manchester at 2.15pm and to drop people back there at 10.30pm.

Book your FREE place today –

The following companies will be exhibiting:

  1. Quantum Flooring – Stair nosing, entrance matting & flooring accessories
  2. Dacatie – Cavity closers & fire barriers
  3. Altro – Floorcoverings
  4. Teknos – Paints & coatings
  5. Uzin Utz – Adhesives & Screeds
  6. Contract Flooring Association – Flooring Trade body
  7. British Woodworking Federation – Timber Industry Trade body
  8. SpecifiedBy – Specification Directory
  9. Tarkett – Floorcoverings
  10. West-Port – Timber windows & Doors
  11. PDS – Doorsets & Fire doors
  12. Xtratherm – Insulation & Enveloping solutions


What is the running order for the event?

  • 2.15pm – Coach departs from Northern Quarter
  • 2.30pm – Registration and refreshments
  • 3pm – First CPD and first factory tour
  • 5.30pm – Bar opens
  • 6pm –Live music begins
  • 6.30pm – Hog Roast opens
  • 10.30pm – Finish and Coach departs from QPSL

How do I get there?

You can hop on the free coach, which will depart the Northern Quarter at 2.15pm on the day of the event – there will also be a return coach later in the evening.

How do I book a place to attend?

Book your place here: