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Innovation & Skills for Manufacturing

Innovation & Skills for Manufacturing in partnership with the Mid Wales Manufacturing Group

How can we support your business?

As the economic benefits of innovation are realised through businesses, research, skills, workplace practices, and management, collaboration is critical to maximising the value of innovation.

Hear first-hand from EU funded operations ASTUTE 2020, METAL and M2A about the support on offer to help your business upskill your workforce, exploit opportunities for collaboration, and ultimately gain competitive advantages.

This free event will allow manufacturing companies to engage with highly qualified technical experts to understand what support and development opportunities are available for adding value to your business and helping Welsh technology and manufacturing businesses to grow.

Collaborating with the Mid Wales Manufacturing Group who are the key leading support network for manufacturing based in mid-Wales.

Who should attend: Welsh Manufacturing companies with an interest to grow their knowledge and understanding of the support and expertise available.


9:00 am - Registration & Coffee

9:30 am - Welcome

Ceri Stephens, Group Manager, MWMG

9:40 am - Mid Wales Manufacturing Group Update

Ceri Stephens, Group Manager, MWMG

10:00 am - METAL: Materials and Manufacturing Work Based Learning

10:20 am - M2A: Materials & Manufacturing Academy

10:40 am - ASTUTE 2020: Working with the Welsh Manufacturing Industry across Wales - Gaining a competitive advantage through Future Manufacturing Technologies

11:00 am - Make UK: The Manufacturers' Organisation

11:30 am - Closing Remarks

11:30 am - Networking & Lunch

12:30 pm - Event Close

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