Mountaineering hero, author of Touching the Void and motivational guru Joe Simpson is to be a keynote speaker at the Sheds conference

Simpson will speak at the Sheds conference and exhibition for the industrial and distribution property world, organised by Property Week, on 7-8 February.

Places for the event, held at the five-star Celtic Manor Resort at Newport, south Wales, are selling out fast. Last year almost 1,000 people attended.

Call 01462 490609 or visit to register.