EDA’s 4th Annual Digitalisation Forum and Data Awards

December 4, 2022

An international speaker programme attracts over 100 delegates from EDA businesses

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The EDA’s 4th Annual Digitalisation Forum & Data Awards took place on Thursday 1 December 2022, attracting over 100 delegates to the America Square Conference Centre in London.

Speakers flew in from the USA and across Europe to share insights on the digitialisation journey in their markets. From closer to home, representatives from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy explained the Government’s vision for a digitised Construction Industry.

With thanks to these EDA Solution Provider sponsors

Kerridge commercial Systems is an Affiliated Solutions Provider of the EDA

Data Awards 2022: Celebrating Manufacturer Achievement

During the drinks reception at the end of the Forum, manufacturers that had achieved Gold Standard product data were presented with their certificates, and winners of this year’s Data Awards were announced.

Winners of the 2022 Data Awards:

Best Overall Data Quality - Joint Winners in 2022 JCC and Red Arrow Electrical Limited
Best Overall Data Quality Joint Winner JCC
Best Overall Data Quality 2022 Joint Winner Red Arrow Electrical Limited
Most Complete ETIM Data: Eaton
Best Data Maintenance: Electrium Sales
Best Working Group Contribution: Andrew Pegrum, Deta Electrical Co Ltd
Andrew Pegrum of Deta

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Government and Industry: the importance of information management

  • Fergus Harradence, Deputy Director – Infrastructure & Construction, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Fiona Moore, Information Management Consultant and Technical Lead, Government and Industry Interoperability Group (GIIG)

ETIM International Past & Future 


  • Marc Habets, Technical Director, ETIM International
  • Jeroen van der Holst, Community Director, ETIM International

Digitalisation Update from the BMF

Speaker: Dave Bate, ETIM UK Manager, BMF

Anne Godfrey, GS1 UK Ltd

Digital transformation in the electrotechnical sector: a global perspective

  • Anne Godfrey, CEO, GS1 UK Ltd
  • Iain Walker, Industry Engagement Director, GS1 UK Ltd

IDEA: the evolution of US electrical product content syndication to a global market
Speaker: Mike Wentz, Vice President Sales and Marketing, IDEA – the US data pool