You are invited to the National Manufacturing Conference at MCMT

We are delighted to invite you to the National Manufacturing Conference on Thursday, 17 January at at the Marches Centre of Manufacturing and Technology in Bridgnorth, Shropshire.

Hosted by Barclay’s Industry Head of Manufacturing, Transport and Logistics, Helena Sans, in addition to the Barclays Corporate Industry and Marches Centre teams, we will be joined by a range of speakers to cover different aspects of the skills gap from best practices, and ideas and insights into solutions.

Speakers:

-David Bell, Chair of Governors, JCB, and Governor of the JCB Academy
-Stephen Phipson, Chief Executive Officer, EEF – Sector organisation
-Matt Snelson, MD, Marches Centre of Manufacturing and Technology – Centre of excellence and apprenticeships
James Grainger, Director Grainger and Worrall Ltd, world leading casting and machining provider
-Paul Jackson, Non Executive Director and Writer, Jasia Education Ltd – Talent 2050 Sector research
-Lorraine Marks, Acting Head of KTP, Queen’s University Belfast – UK-leading creator of sector specialists
-Nick Garthwaite MD, Christeyns – SME champion of building a skilled workforce

Panel discussion:

Moderator: Ray O’Donoghue, Head of Midlands Corporate Banking, Barclays – Banking and Finance

Speakers:
-Anthea McIntyre, MEP – Government
-Alan Lust, Systems adi Group – Large Corporate champion of building a skilled workforce

More speakers to be confirmed.

Timings
09:30 Arrival, registration and refreshments
10:00 Conference sessions commence
12:00 Lunch and factory floor tour
14:00 Conference sessions re-commence
16:00 Close

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Growth Deals
European Union Regional Development Fund
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