Best of Belron 2022 took place on 29-30 June in Barcelona and was attended by around 1,600 people including Belron’s key customers, suppliers, shareholders, press and employees.
Take a look at some of the highlights of the event:
Joe Milligan from Safelite® in the USA was crowned Best of Belron 2022 as Technicians from around the world demonstrated their skills and expertise by completing a series of vehicle glass repair, replacement and recalibration tasks during the hotly-contested two-day event.
Announcing the winner, Belron Chief Executive Officer Gary Lubner, said: “Joe demonstrated incredible skill and resilience throughout the competition and thoroughly deserves to win the title Best of Belron® 2022.
“It was an absolutely thrilling event which showcased our technician talent across the world. While all our competitors were exceptional – Joe was judged the best of the best.”
Congratulations also to Paulo Silva from Portugal who took second place and Faruk Çelik from Turkey who took third.
A celebration of our Technicians
Best of Belron celebrates the immense skills and expertise of Belron Technicians around the world. In 2022, 28 Technicians ,who had already won their own national titles, competed for the international title by showcasing how to repair and replace a windscreen, replace side and back glass, and carry out the recalibration of an advanced driver assistance system.
An inspirational conference
Attendees heard from a great line up of speakers including Kjell Nordstrom, Kevin Gaskell, Sandy Schwartz and Dr Christoph Lauterwasser, discussing the ‘Key global and automotive trends impacting us today’ at the Belron® Global Client Conference.
Topics ranged from key trends in transport and mobility solutions, to developments in vehicle technology, safety, ADAS and much more.
An opportunity to learn and network
There were also opportunities to meet our suppliers and learn more about their business and products in our interactive partner exhibition, as well as the exciting Belron exhibition where we showcased some of our work in areas such as Transformation, Responsible Business and our research and development division, Belron Technical.